1911Forum - Search Results
1911Forum
Advertise Here
Forum   Reviews   Rules   Legal   Site Supporters & Donations   Advertise


Go Back   1911Forum >

Notices


Showing results 1 to 25 of 322
Search took 0.08 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Schlitz 45
Forum: Disaster Preparedness 07-11-2020, 07:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 295
Posted By Schlitz 45
The P’s: Proper planning prevents piss poor...

The P’s: Proper planning prevents piss poor performance
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions 06-28-2020, 05:54 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 2,916
Posted By Schlitz 45
Face masks don’t protect anyone from contracting...

Face masks don’t protect anyone from contracting a virus. They’re meant to help stop asymptotic carriers from infecting people around them in public.
I’m not thrilled with wearing a mask but if I...
Forum: Reloading Bench 06-15-2020, 06:20 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 793
Posted By Schlitz 45
I’ve settled in on 4.5 grains of Tightgroup using...

I’ve settled in on 4.5 grains of Tightgroup using Berry’s plated round nose 230 grain bullets. This is my go to load for shooting steel, accurate & no feeding issues in my 1911’s or Thompson. FPS is...
Forum: Revolvers 05-28-2020, 08:31 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,645
Posted By Schlitz 45
I look at the 5 must have revolver question more...

I look at the 5 must have revolver question more from a caliber coverage standpoint, you need a: 22,38/357,45 Colt,44 Mag, & a BMF caliber like 454/460/480/500.
Forum: Kydex and Leather Gear 05-16-2020, 07:18 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 407
Posted By Schlitz 45
I made a holster for my mini-revolver out of one...

I made a holster for my mini-revolver out of one that works well.
Forum: Safes and Storage 05-11-2020, 02:32 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 7,016
Posted By Schlitz 45
The truth about safes ...

The truth about safes
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ltK-bDbADa8
it's an older video but still valid
Forum: Reloading Bench 04-25-2020, 08:22 PM
Replies: 3,656
Views: 296,833
Posted By Schlitz 45
I got a bunch of .355” 115 grain plated round...

I got a bunch of .355” 115 grain plated round nose bullets cheap & made up a small batch of 380 ACP rounds & test fired them today. 675 FPS average, cycled perfectly, soft shooting, & accuracy was...
Forum: Reloading Bench 04-13-2020, 09:16 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,201
Posted By Schlitz 45
I used Winchester brass for the first time a few...

I used Winchester brass for the first time a few weeks ago, found some in 45 Colt on the shelf and brought it home. I'm used to Star Line & was not impressed & then one case wouldn't go into the...
Forum: Reloading Bench 04-11-2020, 03:49 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,115
Posted By Schlitz 45
I just got home from shooting a bunch of 45ACP...

I just got home from shooting a bunch of 45ACP hand loads with my VBob & gave the dueling tree a good workout. All I’ve ever loaded are 230 grain plated round nose practice rounds for my 1911’s &...
Forum: Reloading Bench 04-03-2020, 05:43 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,530
Posted By Schlitz 45
I was referring to the inside of the cylinder...

I was referring to the inside of the cylinder that can get a ring of powder residue at the depth of a 38 Special case that can cause a hang up when going to a longer 357 Magnum. As long as the gun...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 04-02-2020, 09:19 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,093
Posted By Schlitz 45
Looks like a tamper proof torx. Harbor Freight...

Looks like a tamper proof torx. Harbor Freight has an inexpensive set thatís handy to have around, I bet one these would work to remove the grip screws....
Forum: Reloading Bench 04-02-2020, 09:06 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 7,181
Posted By Schlitz 45
I ordered .452 Berrys 250gr flat points from...

I ordered .452 Berrys 250gr flat points from Midway 3 days ago. They didn’t have 500 round boxes but got 3-200 round boxes coming for 45 Colt reloading. Plenty of primers at Sportsman’s Warehouse. No...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 04-02-2020, 06:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 616
Posted By Schlitz 45
If you want to get it to a mirror finish you have...

If you want to get it to a mirror finish you have to start with some fine wet/dry sand paper on a flat surface to get the deep scratches out working lengthways & going to finer & finer grits & finish...
Forum: Reloading Bench 04-02-2020, 06:02 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,530
Posted By Schlitz 45
When I started loading for 38/357 I made the...

When I started loading for 38/357 I made the decision to buy all 357 Magnum brass and have the option of loading from mild to wild, minimized die adjusting, & no cylinder powder ring issue some have...
Forum: Reloading Bench 03-24-2020, 06:49 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,576
Posted By Schlitz 45
I bought a thousand CCI #350 large pistol magnum...

I bought a thousand CCI #350 large pistol magnum primers a while back as that was all that was on the shelf at the time. I loaded 200 reduced 45 Colt rounds with them as an experiment and the first...
Forum: Reloading Bench 03-23-2020, 07:32 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 3,884
Posted By Schlitz 45
I’m in real good shape, just been reloading what...

I’m in real good shape, just been reloading what I shoot on the weekend throughout the week as every piece of brass I have is now loaded. I stocked up with enough components to load 6,000 plus rounds...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 03-18-2020, 09:18 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,351
Posted By Schlitz 45
I looked a lever action rifle last Saturday here...

I looked a lever action rifle last Saturday here in Colorado & was told I would not be able to take it home with me, over a thousand applications in que at CBI with 17 hour wait. I’m not used to...
Forum: Parts and Accessories Bin 03-12-2020, 08:46 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 862
Posted By Schlitz 45
I like green & apparently it's the same reason...

I like green & apparently it's the same reason safety vests are this color:
"The green color was created by analyzing the way the rods and cones in our eyes are stimulated by different wavelengths...
Forum: Dan Wesson 03-06-2020, 06:16 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 279
Posted By Schlitz 45
The only way I’ve ever “blued” stainless steel...

The only way I’ve ever “blued” stainless steel was with heat using a small torch. It darkens & sometimes gets some rainbow colors.
Forum: General Gun Discussion 03-06-2020, 11:27 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,710
Posted By Schlitz 45
25 years ago in '95 I bought a Llama XI LF 1911...

25 years ago in '95 I bought a Llama XI LF 1911 style pistol at a gun show for under $300 without any research. I was then carrying a S&W 59 that would spit out everything it was fed but lacked...
Forum: Reloading Bench 03-06-2020, 11:11 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,033
Posted By Schlitz 45
No, I believe the load data on the Tight Group...

No, I believe the load data on the Tight Group container is Max Loads. I just knew I wanted to start reloading 45 Colt & really hadn't done a lot of research & there were so many powders to choose...
Forum: Reloading Bench 03-05-2020, 01:57 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,033
Posted By Schlitz 45
When I started out reloading for 45 Colt I went...

When I started out reloading for 45 Colt I went with Tight Group simply because it had that cartridge load data on the container so I figured it would work & have kept using it ever since. I guess...
Forum: Wilson Combat 03-05-2020, 01:45 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 607
Posted By Schlitz 45
+1 for the O-light ...

+1 for the O-light
https://www.olightstore.com/pl-2-valkyrie.html
Forum: Blade Forum 03-04-2020, 07:50 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,034
Posted By Schlitz 45
I’ve always shopped the Cold Steel website...

I’ve always shopped the Cold Steel website https://www.coldsteel.com
I have a XL voyager that’s my EDC & an XL Espada in case I need a pocket sword, given a few as gifts & all were happy.
Amazon...
Forum: Kimber 03-04-2020, 02:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 703
Posted By Schlitz 45
I installed a Wilson flat spring mostly to...

I installed a Wilson flat spring mostly to extended time between spring changes. Also added a reverse plug that fully supports the barrel. Gun is very smooth & accurate but it was before the...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 322

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:20 PM.


NOTICE TO USERS OF THIS SITE: By continuing to use this site, you certify that you have read and agree to abide by the Legal Terms of Use. All information, data, text or other materials ("Content") posted to this site by any users are the sole responsibility of those users. 1911Forum does not guarantee the accuracy, integrity, or quality of such Content.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimisation provided by DragonByte SEO (Lite) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2020 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2020 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
Copyright 2015 1911Forum.com, LLC. All Rights Reserved