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Yesterday, 07:10 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 261
Posted By Valorius

I agree with this, and have always therefore...

I agree with this, and have always therefore found it odd that .22's like the AR-7 are lauded as fantastic survival rifles.

A good .357 or .44 magnum lever action carbine (for you old school guys)...
Yesterday, 07:05 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 261
Posted By Valorius

2 hits with .45 ACP > 1 hit of .44 magnum If...

2 hits with .45 ACP > 1 hit of .44 magnum

If you read the report I posted, a majority of the actual documented bear attacks involve multiple hits.

I also dont' think that 1 hit from a .44...
Yesterday, 06:58 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 175
Posted By Valorius

The difference between the two in my rifle is...

The difference between the two in my rifle is negligible.
03-31-2020, 02:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 261
Posted By Valorius

I have not scanned through all the cases in the...

I have not scanned through all the cases in the bear attack link in some time, but i believe one of the few failures involved a few very foolhardy lads in Norway who tried to stop a POLAR BEAR with a...
03-31-2020, 02:33 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 261
Posted By Valorius

Because a .45 holds more ammunition, can be fired...

Because a .45 holds more ammunition, can be fired faster (espcially if he is using a compact .44 magnum revolver) and is better against the far bigger threat in the real world- 2 legged...
03-31-2020, 12:33 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 261
Posted By Valorius

There is no documented account of .45 acp ever...

There is no documented account of .45 acp ever failing to stop a bear attack (of any kind). .45 ACP is 7 for 7 in actual use.

Federal .45 hydrshok deep is probably a really good all around choice...
03-31-2020, 09:21 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 266
Posted By Valorius

I would think that an Alaskan hunting forum would...

I would think that an Alaskan hunting forum would be the place to go for this info.
03-31-2020, 09:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 175
Posted By Valorius

I will put that down as a C vote. Thanks for your...

I will put that down as a C vote. Thanks for your input.
03-30-2020, 04:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 175
Posted By Valorius

Which bullet for eastern coyote hunting?

Choice A: Remington 223 pressure R223R1 55gr Core Lokt PSP

Choice B: Colt Defense 5.56mm pressure 62gr Swift Scirocco II.

Choice C: Doesn't matter, one is as good as the other.

(Not really...
Forum: Guns
02-14-2020, 09:54 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,400
Posted By Valorius

Wrong (skip to 10 seconds if you are impatient): ...

Wrong (skip to 10 seconds if you are impatient):

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mbpf1Kp5Yks

Yes. It was a glock. Yes, with a glock the holster is the safety.

Seeing is believing, eh bruh?
...
Forum: Guns
02-14-2020, 09:51 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,400
Posted By Valorius

Oh, the old interwebs one upmanship. OK I...

Oh, the old interwebs one upmanship.

OK I can play that game too.

Well when you have 33 years experience carrying firearms in the infantry as well training US soldiers to shoot, then as a...
Forum: Guns
02-12-2020, 11:01 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 686
Posted By Valorius

Updated photo as of Feb 2020. Switched to a...

Updated photo as of Feb 2020.

Switched to a Magpul MIAD grip and 20rd mag. Fully loaded (55gr Rem corelokt) weight as pictured 6.45lbs.
Forum: Guns
02-12-2020, 10:59 AM
Forum: Guns
02-12-2020, 10:58 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,400
Posted By Valorius

Considering that I have nearly 30 years of CCW...

Considering that I have nearly 30 years of CCW experience, both professional and personal, neither do I.

Other opinions are always welcome. PS: you are an anonymous online poster "regurgitating"...
Forum: Guns
02-12-2020, 10:56 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,400
Posted By Valorius

Having your gun go off in your pocket is not...

Having your gun go off in your pocket is not really related to your finger on the trigger, but rather the action type of the firearm itself.

We can all say "finger off trigger til ready to shoot"...
Forum: Guns
02-11-2020, 10:32 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,400
Posted By Valorius

All people are human and make mistakes. Safety...

All people are human and make mistakes. Safety features provide a margin of error in those cases where Mr. Murphy reminds you that you are not Jesus.

"To err is human."
Forum: Guns
02-11-2020, 10:25 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,400
Posted By Valorius

I disagree, the LCP II trigger is light and short...

I disagree, the LCP II trigger is light and short compared to any actual DAO. Of course don't let me or the many reviewers who have said that change your mind.

The LCP (all models) has a semi...
Forum: Guns
02-11-2020, 05:38 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 115
Posted By Valorius

Anyone here hunting suppressed?

My squirrel blaster...
Forum: Guns
02-09-2020, 09:25 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,400
Posted By Valorius

I am completely unconvinced that a short light...

I am completely unconvinced that a short light single action trigger with no safety on a gun designed to be carried in your pocket is "much better" for CCW use. There is no disputing the LCP II would...
Forum: Guns
02-07-2020, 07:36 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,049
Posted By Valorius

The strong survive. The weak die on the vine....

The strong survive. The weak die on the vine. It's a story as old as time.
Forum: Guns
02-07-2020, 07:30 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 851
Posted By Valorius

I've always thought a .220 Swift AR would be...

I've always thought a .220 Swift AR would be REALLY cool. I've never seen one though.
Forum: Guns
02-07-2020, 07:29 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 822
Posted By Valorius

Barnes 70gr TSX in 5.56mm is certainly more than...

Barnes 70gr TSX in 5.56mm is certainly more than enough to take any deer. It is also a very, very accurate round in most rifles.
Forum: Guns
02-07-2020, 07:27 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,400
Posted By Valorius

This is my carry ensemble;

This is my carry ensemble;
Forum: Guns
02-07-2020, 07:25 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,400
Posted By Valorius

If coyotes are your concern you want one of...

If coyotes are your concern you want one of these. :)

https://www.gunsamerica.com/UserImages/5263/941740674/wm_3356007.jpg

Rick Perry shot a Coyote with his LCP some years ago, so Ruger made a...
Forum: Guns
02-07-2020, 07:23 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 803
Posted By Valorius

I think 99.9% of us would be absolutely fine with...

I think 99.9% of us would be absolutely fine with any of the excellent modern .380's on the market. That is what I carry.
Forum: Guns
02-07-2020, 07:22 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 803
Posted By Valorius

Legacy wise- 9mm 21st century wise,...

Legacy wise- 9mm

21st century wise, especially with the introduction of Speer's Gold Dot JHP in the caliber- 5.7x28mm.
Forum: Guns
01-27-2020, 05:10 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,284
Posted By Valorius

The FN Five seven ammo is kind of meh, but there...

The FN Five seven ammo is kind of meh, but there are multiple aftermarket sources that offer 2400fps/390 fpe energy five seven rounds from a 5" handgun barrel.

Random picture of one of my guns:
Forum: Guns
01-27-2020, 05:04 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,841
Posted By Valorius

My old HK VP9 loaded with 9mm+P+ Speer Gold Dot...

My old HK VP9 loaded with 9mm+P+ Speer Gold Dot 115gr LE rounds
Forum: Guns
01-27-2020, 05:01 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 686
Posted By Valorius

It is a 5.56mm pistol, if you're asking me. ...

It is a 5.56mm pistol, if you're asking me.

@Punking- thanks.
Forum: Guns
01-27-2020, 04:59 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,400
Posted By Valorius

I've owned 3 Ruger LCPs. A 1, a LCP custom model...

I've owned 3 Ruger LCPs. A 1, a LCP custom model (red trigger) and an LCP 10th anniversary model (silver trigger)

I HIGHLY recommend the red trigger custom model. Not only is it extremely reliable...
Forum: Guns
01-02-2020, 03:42 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 822
Posted By Valorius

Faxon sells tremendous and reasonably priced...

Faxon sells tremendous and reasonably priced pencil barrels for AR's. I have one in my 10.5" AR.
Forum: Guns
01-02-2020, 09:36 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 822
Posted By Valorius

I would if i didnt live in the last daggone fudd...

I would if i didnt live in the last daggone fudd state that doesnt allow big game hunting with semi auto rifles.
Forum: Guns
01-01-2020, 08:25 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,284
Posted By Valorius

Oh, it has a red dot too.

Oh, it has a red dot too.
Forum: Guns
12-31-2019, 08:34 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,284
Posted By Valorius

FN Five Seven just got a new competitor...Ruger...

FN Five Seven just got a new competitor...Ruger just introduced a new 5.7mm 20
Forum: Guns
12-23-2019, 11:12 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,284
Posted By Valorius

The world started it.

The world started it.
Forum: Guns
12-18-2019, 08:13 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,284
Posted By Valorius

This. Here is a shot of the other side.

This.

Here is a shot of the other side.
Forum: Guns
12-13-2019, 08:17 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,284
Posted By Valorius

I have those too.

I have those too.
Forum: Guns
12-13-2019, 10:57 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,284
Posted By Valorius

Glorius safe queens

Lots of us have guns we cherish as works of art, that we won't shoot, but that we love to look at and/or fondle.

Here is mine. About 1x a month I take it out of my safe and gently caress it with a...
Forum: Guns
12-13-2019, 10:54 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,885
Posted By Valorius

HK P7 Ruger LCP 12 gauge Semi AR15 in...

HK P7
Ruger LCP
12 gauge Semi
AR15 in 5.56mm
and an AR15 in 22LR

Same as I have now. I have these guns for a reason.
Forum: Guns
12-13-2019, 10:50 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 686
Posted By Valorius

No, was not offended at all, nor did i mean to...

No, was not offended at all, nor did i mean to come across as snippy.
12-11-2019, 11:27 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 899
Posted By Valorius

I don't think that people who carry sidearms...

I don't think that people who carry sidearms hunting typically carry them for hunting. They're carried for self defense.

It would certainly be legal to shoot a bear that attacked you with a...
Forum: Guns
12-11-2019, 11:19 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 686
Posted By Valorius

It is an AR-15 pistol. Note the skeletonized KAK...

It is an AR-15 pistol. Note the skeletonized KAK shockwave blade pistol brace.
Forum: Guns
12-09-2019, 03:02 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 686
Posted By Valorius

I have about 2000rds total through it. A variety...

I have about 2000rds total through it. A variety of bulk .223 55 gr JSP, 5.56mm 55gr XM193 FMJ, .223 55gr FMJ, 5.56mm Barnes 70gr TSX and 5.56mm Colt Defense 62gr ballistic tip.

Shoots really...
Forum: Guns
12-04-2019, 02:57 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 686
Posted By Valorius

My lightweight AR build

At it's heart is a 10.5" Faxon pencil barrel. 6.5lbs all up, loaded and as pictured with an M16 BCG-
10-14-2019, 08:03 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 21,552
Posted By Valorius

Your tale is what we call third hand information,...

Your tale is what we call third hand information, my friend.

Still...don't do that. ;)
Forum: Off Season
10-08-2019, 02:36 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,808
Posted By Valorius

I must be lucky. I have never had any problems...

I must be lucky. I have never had any problems with wasps or stinging bees in all my decades on this earth.

Knock on wood.
Forum: Off Season
10-08-2019, 02:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 394
Posted By Valorius

Maybe the whole forum could pool our money and...

Maybe the whole forum could pool our money and buy one to share.
Forum: Off Season
10-08-2019, 02:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 148
Posted By Valorius

Miami has a professional football team? J/k

Miami has a professional football team?

J/k
10-08-2019, 08:24 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 21,552
Posted By Valorius

I've heard this wive's tail about people hunting...

I've heard this wive's tail about people hunting in buck skin jackets with white handkerchiefs hanging out of their pockets many times over the years.

I think it is an apocryphal cautionary tale....
10-06-2019, 09:40 AM
Replies: 208
Views: 112,638
Posted By Valorius

I agree, and my apologies for my part in even...

I agree, and my apologies for my part in even responding to the obvious trolling attempts.
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