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Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 05-02-2015, 02:03 AM
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Posted By essayons4791
LOL, you ain't lying about that, even though with...

LOL, you ain't lying about that, even though with the Iver I never had trouble with the lever, it was the trigger guard that would hit my middle finger. The Enfield was a pussy cat compared to a slug...
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 05-01-2015, 09:51 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 6,135
Posted By essayons4791
Holy cow, our parents musta known each other or...

Holy cow, our parents musta known each other or something, cause we had the exact same rule, and the exact same chores.

One thing that old break open taught me as a kid, long before I raised my...
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 05-01-2015, 06:44 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 6,135
Posted By essayons4791
Yeah, I wish I woulda bought an 870 instead of...

Yeah, I wish I woulda bought an 870 instead of that 11-87, but I wanted an autoloader... that'll learn me.

The 870 is a fine shotgun that won't let you down.

Kachad mentioned inherited guns....
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 04-30-2015, 12:55 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 6,135
Posted By essayons4791
Kind of off-topic Hunter, but I heard once that...

Kind of off-topic Hunter, but I heard once that you could reload rimfires using paste made from match tips. You know anything about that?

Besides that, yeah, I reload with an old Lee O-press. Slow...
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 04-29-2015, 10:41 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 6,135
Posted By essayons4791
I'll admit to having a bit of an eclectic...

I'll admit to having a bit of an eclectic collection myself. Everything from a Lee-Enfield my father bought me when I was twelve to a passel of Mosins. I also have some losers I need to sell or just...
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 04-28-2015, 12:55 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 6,135
Posted By essayons4791
Yeah, I've seen that too. A smorgasbord of...

Yeah, I've seen that too. A smorgasbord of weapons is nice, but it's tough to use them all at once. Best practice on range day is to take one partner to the dance with a secondary. Primary=rifle,...
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 04-28-2015, 01:49 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 6,135
Posted By essayons4791
Absolutely. Shooting is a perishable skill. Left...

Absolutely. Shooting is a perishable skill. Left that out, good catch!
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 04-28-2015, 12:13 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 6,135
Posted By essayons4791
Weapons Systems

I have observed a phenomenon people fall into when they speak of buying a weapon. The weapon itself is considered as a stand-alone object, i.e. there is little thought given as to its supporting...
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