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by bearandoldman
Fri Nov 13, 2015 3:15 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Fun gun
Replies: 11
Views: 5837

Re: Fun gun

this would be territory of Japan
by bearandoldman
Fri Nov 13, 2015 11:44 am
Forum: Handgun Forum
Topic: S&W Cylinder Release
Replies: 3
Views: 2253

Re: S&W Cylinder Release

https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-Ba4pRwTBOY0/S89k4rabjAI/AAAAAAAAChg/KZg0N0PSY_U/s640-Ic42/S%252526W%252520442-2.JPG My daily carry, S&W 442. When you push it forward to release the cylinder you can feel pressure from a spring. With the cylinder swung out it will not move forward, but you can fee...
by bearandoldman
Wed Nov 11, 2015 11:00 am
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Fun gun
Replies: 11
Views: 5837

Re: Fun gun

now we have elected officials refusing to stand for the pledge and immigrants living here for damn near free doing the same thing, this country is going to Hell rapidly . Sure glad to be and old man as I may not have to see it go totally to Hell. I was a week short of my 9th birthday and I can remem...
by bearandoldman
Thu Oct 22, 2015 10:55 am
Forum: Gun Talk Community Forum
Topic: Neighborhood Watch
Replies: 12
Views: 4097

Re: Neighborhood Watch

but you need it and the big greener too
by bearandoldman
Sun Oct 11, 2015 9:12 am
Forum: Admin
Topic: New Style Format
Replies: 9
Views: 7507

Re: New Style Format

looks good, getting used to it was fairly easy, even for an oldman
by bearandoldman
Sat Oct 03, 2015 4:23 pm
Forum: Rifle Forum
Topic: Falling in with bad company
Replies: 8
Views: 3572

Re: Falling in with bad company

my signature shows how they group
by bearandoldman
Sat Oct 03, 2015 4:20 pm
Forum: Rifle Forum
Topic: Falling in with bad company
Replies: 8
Views: 3572

Re: Falling in with bad company

very nice, I have an 1594C A real Marlin carbine in .38/.357 and really enjoy shooting it with some really soft puff loads at 25yards, do not know where they are at 50, as I have never been able to put a hole ion the 2x3 backer, 148 HBWC
by bearandoldman
Fri Aug 28, 2015 1:40 pm
Forum: Gun Talk Community Forum
Topic: Never let a tragedy go to waste
Replies: 4
Views: 2215

guns is NEWS, if he had more than one gun and two rounds of ammo, he had as the NEWS would say, he had ab arsenal
by bearandoldman
Sat Jan 10, 2015 7:34 am
Forum: Handgun Forum
Topic: 22/45 cycling issues
Replies: 9
Views: 4096

Right you are my young friend, this old man has never handled, much less shot a MarkIII Ruger in any form. That Kanewolf setup does make a lot of sense.
by bearandoldman
Fri Jan 09, 2015 10:34 pm
Forum: Handgun Forum
Topic: 22/45 cycling issues
Replies: 9
Views: 4096

Bullseye, remember many years back I asked your opinion on the original slingshot mod, by removing the spring and detent. I may have been the first to ever try that mod. Did it to of my MarkII 22/45's and have necer had a problem. Someone questioned a while back, thinking it may sop the bolt if the ...
by bearandoldman
Tue Jan 06, 2015 5:24 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Self Defense today?
Replies: 6
Views: 3267

Medicine Hat wrote:I think the need for SD firearm is much greater today than at anytime before.
It's been said before but "I can't run, can't fight, and I'm too darned old to take a whuppin'"
<y sentiments exactly, that is why I always carry at least one gun
by bearandoldman
Tue Jan 06, 2015 4:49 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Self Defense today?
Replies: 6
Views: 3267

Re: Self Defense today?

As a CPL holder, and the owner of several hg's, I was wondering what the feelings are among other hg owners about the need of a SD hg today as opposed to recent years past? I, personally, feel a greater need to own a SD hg these days with the ongoing turmoil throughout our societies. I live in a co...
by bearandoldman
Sat Dec 27, 2014 9:56 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Favorite carry gun
Replies: 27
Views: 8524

Would definitely be my old SA Micro with the well worn OD green finish, but due to old age now carry the S&W 442 as it is only half the weight 55 isn't that old, OM. Right you are Haka, 55 is not old, I have children older than that. I am an oxtogenarian plus, made 85 the 15th of this mont, but I k...
by bearandoldman
Sat Dec 27, 2014 1:33 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Favorite carry gun
Replies: 27
Views: 8524

Would definitely be my old SA Micro with the well worn OD green finish, but due to old age now carry the S&W 442 as it is only half the weight
by bearandoldman
Sat Dec 27, 2014 1:29 pm
Forum: Gun Talk Community Forum
Topic: Christmas gun goodies?
Replies: 12
Views: 2716

the only ammo I have ever used that was sometimes underpowered was Wolf steel case 45ACP, their 9mm may be the same. Ammo worked most of the time but sometimes would not totally cycle the slide on my SA micro Compact, used Blazer aluminum and it worked fine. Started reloading my own ammo and gradual...