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Forum: Dan Wesson 08-11-2019, 09:28 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 805
Posted By Heyyou
I have the same pistol. I have a kensight...

I have the same pistol. I have a kensight adjustable rear sight with a custom "v" notch" i requested, and a fiber optic front. Very quick target aquisition, and very accurate.
Forum: General Gun Discussion 03-16-2019, 06:06 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 7,490
Posted By Heyyou
I think it was important and valuable to watch. I...

I think it was important and valuable to watch. I took away a lot of lessons from it.

here's this guy with 2 long guns, fully kitted out, body armor, extra mags, etc and he casually walks by...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 03-16-2019, 05:33 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,623
Posted By Heyyou
It's all about managing potential dangers. Having...

It's all about managing potential dangers. Having an accident while riding is more likely than needing your gun. Landing on the gun during an accident wouldn't help either. I generally carry a...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 03-16-2019, 01:59 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 7,490
Posted By Heyyou
HELTER SKELTER. BTW, if you watched the...

HELTER SKELTER.

BTW, if you watched the video, did you notice as he was escaping he referred to shooting the innocents as a "firefight"?

Truly a delusional psychopath. He is not like us at...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 03-16-2019, 07:23 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,310
Posted By Heyyou
it will get a RIA a little tighter.

it will get a RIA a little tighter.
Forum: Dan Wesson 03-01-2019, 09:44 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 13,543
Posted By Heyyou
I purchased A DT valor commander new on GB. It...

I purchased A DT valor commander new on GB. It arrived with spots on the slide. Maybe the gun shop got some kind of cleaner on it, IDK. I called DW and they refinished the slide as a warranty issue....
Forum: Tactics & Personal Defense 02-19-2019, 06:21 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 8,071
Posted By Heyyou
if you were 2 feet from each other with nothing...

if you were 2 feet from each other with nothing in between, you had already given up any advantage and were in a losing proposition, especially with him having a knife. Honestly be glad it worked out...
Forum: Training Talk & Events 01-15-2019, 04:07 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,318
Posted By Heyyou
I did a class where the instructor had us drop...

I did a class where the instructor had us drop our empty guns on the ground. the idea was if you get in a real confrontation and cops arrive while in progress, you better be willing to drop your gun...
Forum: Dan Wesson 01-09-2019, 03:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 937
Posted By Heyyou
Harrish, sorry, gonna disagree this time. I have...

Harrish, sorry, gonna disagree this time. I have a valor commander 9mm, I was actually surprised at the recoil with the stock spring. i put in a 13# flat wire from WC, and EGW's commander FLGR. It...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 12-24-2018, 07:54 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,766
Posted By Heyyou
Being that the gun was built in 2001, I would...

Being that the gun was built in 2001, I would expect it to be in 45 cal. IIRC, a commander length 45 would probably have an 20# recoil spring.
Forum: Dan Wesson 12-19-2018, 09:23 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 17,273
Posted By Heyyou
I bought a valor commander in duty treat this a...

I bought a valor commander in duty treat this a few months ago. I sent some parts in to DW for duty treat, and the slide for a front sight change. I just got it back (4 months gone) this week. It's...
Forum: Dan Wesson 12-18-2018, 08:33 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,435
Posted By Heyyou
a word of caution... I fit a S& A magwell to my...

a word of caution... I fit a S& A magwell to my valor - it would not even slide into the frame until I took about .013" off of it.
Forum: General Gun Discussion 12-11-2018, 08:14 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 7,110
Posted By Heyyou
I have had 2 EMP4's, still have one. Combined I...

I have had 2 EMP4's, still have one. Combined I would say I have run over 1500 rounds of 9mm, maybe more. Mostly cheap ball ammo but some federal HST's too. Neither gun has failed to go into battery,...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 12-06-2018, 10:09 AM
Replies: 161
Views: 14,966
Posted By Heyyou
I'm not sure I agree with "any angle is better...

I'm not sure I agree with "any angle is better than no angle at all" And BTW, I have never done this ramp, I'm only trying to deconstruct the mechanical action as I see it.

Let's look at a...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 12-05-2018, 10:37 AM
Replies: 161
Views: 14,966
Posted By Heyyou
I think that would be the worst way to go. That...

I think that would be the worst way to go. That would mean 100% contact between the slide and the exposed portion of the disconnector. It would try to drive the connector towards the muzzle more than...
Forum: Sig Sauer 11-29-2018, 08:01 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 705
Posted By Heyyou
Extraction issues.... the wrong extractor

I have a sig tacops 1911 in 9mm. it was built at Sig with the wrong extractor. The hook doesn't even reach to touch the rim.

My previous sig nightmare carry had the same issue. It was a 357sig....
Forum: Sig Sauer 11-24-2018, 08:36 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 28,971
Posted By Heyyou
deleted. double post

deleted. double post
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 11-22-2018, 10:24 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,448
Posted By Heyyou
With the slide off the frame, insert one of the...

With the slide off the frame, insert one of the offending mags, does is push the slide stop up? Does is do this with some authority? Compare it to what one of the good mags does. I'm wondering if the...
Forum: Springfield Armory 11-12-2018, 09:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,277
Posted By Heyyou
I have swapped a Harrison short trigger into my...

I have swapped a Harrison short trigger into my EMP4.

The trigger bow is shorter than a regular 1911 by 3 mm. Same for the frame. The trigger itself is long, and the same as a regular long 1911...
Forum: Dan Wesson 11-11-2018, 07:25 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,289
Posted By Heyyou
Great writeup. I always enjoy reading your...

Great writeup. I always enjoy reading your evaluations.

The only problem is you really haven't found your ideal carry gun yet. Yes, a bold statement. But the reality is you're a smart,...
Forum: Springfield Armory 11-10-2018, 08:19 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,028
Posted By Heyyou
OP here, I replaced mine with a KENSIGHT...

OP here, I replaced mine with a KENSIGHT adjustable.
Forum: Springfield Armory 11-09-2018, 07:35 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,028
Posted By Heyyou
I forget the #'s right now, but I did measure...

I forget the #'s right now, but I did measure upper lug engagement, tried different diameter SS pins, and also checked for contact on the VIS before / after.

As delivered, the upper barrel lugs...
Forum: Springfield Armory 11-08-2018, 09:12 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,028
Posted By Heyyou
My EMP4 is finally accurate

It's been a struggle, fliers and inaccuracy. I was even going to just sell it and move on, but I'm not much of a quitter, so I studied on this forum and went to work.

I ended up replacing the #3...
Forum: Dan Wesson 11-06-2018, 05:13 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 9,854
Posted By Heyyou
RE: flat bottom firing pin stops - I'm thinking...

RE: flat bottom firing pin stops - I'm thinking the valkyrie has a flat fps because it's alloy and lighter, so the flat FPS will reduce recoil as opposed to the weight of the pistol reducing recoil...
Forum: Springfield Armory 11-03-2018, 07:15 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 757
Posted By Heyyou
If anyone has shot a 22 pistol, they know about...

If anyone has shot a 22 pistol, they know about staying on target thru recoil. Those who think metal guns are better at that than plastic guns are, IMO, incorrect. I have a 5" M&P pro 9mm that I can...
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