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Old 02-19-2013, 03:41 PM   #28711
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I suppose I'm screwed no matter what color I make the tagtes, someone will always be offended .
I was just messing with you about the black guy. If it makes you feel any better, If you can tell me how I can get my rifles into Mass. legally from Rhode Island, I'll come up and shoot with you.
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Old 02-19-2013, 04:28 PM   #28712
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And as for the tennis ball . I wanted to shoot it myself after walking into it so many times during the build . Normally it rests against the trucks windshield .
Back in the day when I shot at least every week, one of my shootn pardners worked at a golf course. He would come up with a bucket of balls pretty often. We would tape them to strings and shoot them at a 100.
A golf ball will do funny things when hit @3000fps
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Old 02-19-2013, 04:39 PM   #28713
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Back in the day when I shot at least every week, one of my shootn pardners worked at a golf course. He would come up with a bucket of balls pretty often. We would tape them to strings and shoot them at a 100.
A golf ball will do funny things when hit @3000fps
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Old 02-19-2013, 04:41 PM   #28714
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Nothing else but .40 - 9 mm was all gone, etc. Still virtually no .22 to be found.
I almost bought a .40 the other day for no other reason than every shop I went to that day only had .40 pistols and .40 ammo in stock .40 ammo is running about $8-10 cheaper a box than 9mm right now

.22lr is in stock a few places but I really can't bring myself to spend $60 for a box of 500 rounds. I've been mostly shooting my mosins since it's still $100 for 440 rounds
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Old 02-19-2013, 05:16 PM   #28715
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get my rifles into Mass. legally from Rhode Island,

I believe that is known as an oxymoron . Nothing is legal in mass.

I am not sure on the logistics of that.
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Old 02-19-2013, 05:18 PM   #28716
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I almost bought a .40 the other day for no other reason than every shop I went to that day only had .40 pistols and .40 ammo in stock
I noticed lots of .40 arouns, so I did exactly that last week, Stumbled upon a used Sigma .40 so bought it and wouldn't you know, now I can't find .40cal ammo anywhere
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Old 02-19-2013, 06:12 PM   #28717
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how to on the home made shoot and see targets


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lVwPO...ZS6H_gFMrqR3hg

thanks for this info. i made a few and they work well. that swinging sil target is sweet.
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Old 02-19-2013, 06:36 PM   #28718
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Old 02-19-2013, 06:42 PM   #28719
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I almost bought a TRP and then found out they were assembled in the US from Brazilian parts (or so I was told by SA). Still nice though.
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Old 02-19-2013, 10:53 PM   #28720
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Love a TRP
One of the better production 1911's.
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Old 02-19-2013, 10:57 PM   #28721
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I almost bought a TRP and then found out they were assembled in the US from Brazilian parts (or so I was told by SA). Still nice though.
All thier 1911's are forged in Brazil.
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Old 02-20-2013, 06:02 AM   #28722
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I sing the praises of John Browning. Just shot it and the new one today, boy, in spite of looking a lot different, they both shoot really well - the .40 was a gas, wish I'd had more ammo - could only lay hands on three boxes and shot two of them.

Another note, got two boxes of TulaAmmo for the 9mm - boy is that stuff JUNK - oh, no dead rounds but sheesh, what a pain to load, several misfeeds [the first time with the Hi Power!] Crap, crap, crap.

Now the fun part - cleaning 'em! Weekday shooting at the range is great - no one there!
Interesting that tula caused you problems, I have a hi power and a cz75 and shoot tula and never had a problem. I would think a hi power is capable of shooting just about anything being such an old design.Ive shot 9mms from the 60s Might need some break-in. Mine is a 1977 and was wondering if yours being new is rated to shoot p ammo? HP is my favorite gun, always wished it could be outfitted with a decocker DA/SA
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Old 02-20-2013, 06:40 AM   #28723
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All thier 1911's are forged in Brazil.
I know, that was my point. They are assembled either in Brazil or the USA (and so stamped Brazil or USA).
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Old 02-20-2013, 06:58 AM   #28724
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Just found 9mm on lucky gunner if your interested had a lot in stock, better hurry.
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Old 02-20-2013, 07:21 AM   #28725
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Just found 9mm on lucky gunner if your interested had a lot in stock, better hurry.
Never mind all target ammo is gone, only thing left is expensive personal defense ammo,,not that the target ammo was cheap, paid 40cents a round for federal 124g, bought a 1000. Target shooting is gonna be expensive this summer.
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