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Guns • Re: Buying as AR-15

February 14, 2018 Dirk Williams 0

Also essential kit for the m4 is the ability to hang a good light, unless your using IR lasers on your rifle, "I’m not a fan of colored lasers one can see with the naked eye" I,do like and use the IR laser kits, their a force multiplier at n…

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Guns • Re: Buying as AR-15

February 14, 2018 Dirk Williams 0

Also essential kit for the m4 is the ability to hang a good light, unless your using IR lasers on your rifle, "I’m not a fan of colored lasers one can see with the naked eye" I,do like and use the IR laser kits, their a force multiplier at n…

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Guns • Re: Buying as AR-15

February 14, 2018 Dirk Williams 0

Smart money’s on a company with a proven track record. I’m a Colt guy, but Colts in money trouble right now. What I would not purchase is any AR which requires proprietary parts. Parts specific to any one rifle or line of rifles. Also not a fan of…

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Guns • Re: Buying as AR-15

February 14, 2018 Dirk Williams 0

Smart money’s on a company with a proven track record. I’m a Colt guy, but Colts in money trouble right now. What I would not purchase is any AR which requires proprietary parts. Parts specific to any one rifle or line of rifles. Also not a fan of…

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Guns • Re: Buying as AR-15

February 14, 2018 Fullmoon 0

The military spec 5.56 ammunition is loaded with the maximum amount of powder, a compressed load where the base of the bullet is touching the powder in the case. The military wants maximum velocity and power from that 62 grain projectile and military …

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Guns • Re: Buying as AR-15

February 14, 2018 Fullmoon 0

The military spec 5.56 ammunition is loaded with the maximum amount of powder, a compressed load where the base of the bullet is touching the powder in the case. The military wants maximum velocity and power from that 62 grain projectile and military …

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Guns • Re: Buying as AR-15

February 13, 2018 ajax727 0

I will add my 0.02 here 5.56 / 223 , as for brand that depends on the cash you want to spend , things break so enough parts to rebuild it several times , some prats will to be replaced as they wear so have extras of them . Also if it don’t fit you aka…

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Guns • Re: Gun control advocates move from guns to ammo.

February 11, 2018 TRex2 0

Snippet from the second Survival Blog link above:Bureaucracy – Not Midnight RaidsWhile an abrupt confiscation scheme is a “statist fantasy”, as summarized here on these very pages by our Editor Mr. Rawles, the left recognizes this fact and will plan a…

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Guns • Re: Gun control advocates move from guns to ammo.

February 11, 2018 HVACR 0

We need to keep our criminals safe. We don’t want them to get shot while robbing to killing someone. The have a right to have a fair trail and pleed not guilty. You don’t have a constitutional right to protect yourself or property. If you do you viola…

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Guns • Re: Buying as AR-15

February 9, 2018 Oldrek 0

no1uno wrote:…Also I feel bad that you need permission from someone to exercise your constitutional right. Had to laugh at this one. Either you misunderstood HVACR’s post or you’re not married. No offense intended At least he has th…

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Guns • Re: Buying as AR-15

February 9, 2018 no1uno 0

Go check out AR15.com you don’t have to sign up for an account just read the technical forums.Then go to you tube and take some time to watch videos , it will be time consuming but well worth it. Also I feel bad that you need permission from someone t…

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Guns • Re: Buying as AR-15

February 8, 2018 hancockcounty 0

And now…. you guys all sound super humble or you just didn’t want to go into details… and I not so much….Just thought I would shoot out and clarify that my intents were in no way to boast in my guns. Though they are all nice and high quality. …

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Guns • Re: Buying as AR-15

February 8, 2018 hancockcounty 0

Nice to see all of the humble and well rounded reply’s. I have…..4 ar’s currently and am building (one piece at a time) a 300 blackout.My first Ar was a Daniels defense. DDm4V11. All in all it is the gun I have decieded to train with and beat the…

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Guns • Re: Buying as AR-15

February 8, 2018 rickdun 0

HVACR wrote:Fullmoon, thank you for the information. That is some of the information I am looking for. Also I didn’t know that the 5.56 and the .223 were different rounds. I guess they are real close to each other. The guy at the gun store said that ….

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Guns • Re: Buying as AR-15

February 8, 2018 HVACR 0

Fullmoon, thank you for the information. That is some of the information I am looking for. Also I didn’t know that the 5.56 and the .223 were different rounds. I guess they are real close to each other. The guy at the gun store said that .223 only gun…

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Guns • Re: Buying as AR-15

February 8, 2018 Stahlrosen 0

I second the suggestion of trying a few different ones before you buy one. There may be features you decide you really like, or ones you don’t need, but know what your options are and getting hands on is best. There are really too many options to just…

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Guns • Re: Buying as AR-15

February 7, 2018 Fullmoon 0

The first military M-16s had a barrel with a 1 in 14" twist and fired a 55 grain jacketed projectile. Modern made rifles went to a 1 in 9", then they changed to a 1 in 8" and now they use a 1 twist in 7 inches to allow better accuracy w…

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Guns • Re: Buying as AR-15

February 7, 2018 NJMike 0

I second Rickdun’s suggestion on a 5.56/.223 capable model.Otherwise specific recommendations are for me a bit like giving out car or movie recommendations.If you want lots of input and opinion on AR platforms you might want to take a look at the ar15…

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Guns • Re: Buying as AR-15

February 7, 2018 NJMike 0

I second Rickdun’s suggestion on a 5.56/.223 capable model.Otherwise specific recommendations are for me a bit like giving out car or movie recommendations.If you want lots of input and opinion on AR platforms you might want to take a look at the ar15…

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Guns • Re: Buying as AR-15

February 7, 2018 rickdun 0

I wouldn’t recommend what model of AR to get, but whatever model you get, get one that’s 5.56/223, as it will shoot either round.Talk to someone you trust that has AR’s and ask if you can shoot them and see what you like and what they would recommend….

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Guns • Re: Buying as AR-15

February 6, 2018 HVACR 0

I am not sure of what the question is or what type of answer you want.I have a BOL location. I have a decent stock pile of food. I have a gun safe with a couple of shotguns and a couple pistols. Starting the next phase of the operation. Gathering fuel…

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Guns • Re: Buying as AR-15

February 6, 2018 Illini Warrior 0

HVACR wrote:My wife has given me permission to buy a AR15. I haven’t bought one yet. When I have the money saved I find another house to buy instead.I just don’t know what I am looking for. I went to a gun show in OKC about 2 weeks ago. I saw AR15’s f…

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Guns • Buying as AR-15

February 6, 2018 HVACR 0

My wife has given me permission to buy a AR15. I haven’t bought one yet. When I have the money saved I find another house to buy instead.I just don’t know what I am looking for. I went to a gun show in OKC about 2 weeks ago. I saw AR15’s from $600 to …

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Guns • Re: Gun control advocates move from guns to ammo.

February 4, 2018 Oldrek 0

danthman114 wrote:people are just going to go to neighboring states to buy it… I can see it now on the checkpoints entering California: sir, do you have any fruits, veggies, or ammo in your vehicle?danthman – I went through last week and was truly…

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Guns • Re: 2018 Shot show

January 26, 2018 BK in KC 0

Cast Iron wrote:Shotguns: https://www.shootingillustrated.com/art … show-2018/I’m noticing a theme with all of the magazine-fed pump shotguns.Statistics: Posted by BK in KC — Thu Jan 25, 2018 7:17 pm

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January 25, 2018 Cast Iron 0

Rifles: https://www.shootingillustrated.com/art … show-2018/Shotguns: https://www.shootingillustrated.com/art … show-2018/Statistics: Posted by Cast Iron — Thu Jan 25, 2018 7:50 am

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Guns • Re: 2018 Shot show

January 24, 2018 BK in KC 0

I’m pretty excited about the Ruger 9mm carbine. A take-down 9mm carbine that takes Glock mags in the $600 price range? Yes please. I know Kel-Tec makes one but good luck finding one, and I’m not sold on Kel-Tec quality. I’ll pick one up eventually…

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Guns • 2018 Shot show

January 24, 2018 Cast Iron 0

Some interesting products coming out this year.https://www.shootingillustrated.com/shot-show-2018/Statistics: Posted by Cast Iron — Wed Jan 24, 2018 9:41 am

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Guns • 2018 Shot show

January 24, 2018 Cast Iron 0

Some interesting products coming out this year.https://www.shootingillustrated.com/shot-show-2018/Statistics: Posted by Cast Iron — Wed Jan 24, 2018 9:41 am

5 tips for outdoor shooting range!

5 tips for outdoor shooting range!

January 9, 2018 gman 0

5 tips for outdoor shooting range!
It’s very normal for anyone practicing outdoor shooting to miss the target at any given point during the exercise. Does it mean that you should be discouraged and give up? No, because this won’t be a good attribute fo…

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Guns • Re: reloading question

January 9, 2018 danthman114 0

eochief66 wrote:danthman114 wrote:not all wheel weights are lead so be aware. some are zinc and will completely ruin a melt if it mixes in with the lead. you can shoot lead through a semi auto. your best bet is head over to the cast boolit website …