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Today, 07:43 PM
Replies: 1
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Posted By Nomercy448

I think I get what’s going on... My camera...

I think I get what’s going on...

My camera arm is a Fourth Arrow carbon, not because I thought it would be light enough to say it’s light, but because I wanted a little less metal in my life.
Today, 07:35 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 46
Posted By Nomercy448

Personally, my go-to calls are a Brad Gainey...

Personally, my go-to calls are a Brad Gainey cottontail distress made from buffalo horn and yellow box elder burl (yellow & black front) and a Doug McCarty open reed distress made from acrylic with a...
01-23-2020, 09:28 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 154
Posted By Nomercy448

What other features do you need from the pack?...

What other features do you need from the pack? How much capacity? What’s the application in which you’ll be utilizing the pack? How quickly do you need to access the rifle from the pack?

These...
01-21-2020, 07:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 337
Posted By Nomercy448

The .243win is a lot of sauce for coyotes, such...

The .243win is a lot of sauce for coyotes, such it can do a lot of damage to pelts. For 400-600, or longer shooting, the 22cal centerfires aren’t as reliable, so the 243win and the like start being...
Forum: Guns
01-21-2020, 05:54 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 285
Posted By Nomercy448

The newly added poll options don’t well fit the...

The newly added poll options don’t well fit the reality of Taurus pistols. Some are fantastic, some in the past have been train wrecks, so blanketing “Taurus Handguns” with a simple “Good, Bad, or...
Forum: Guns
01-20-2020, 11:35 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 285
Posted By Nomercy448

My experience with Taurus revolvers has been...

My experience with Taurus revolvers has been varied the roles of gunsmith and owner. Many of the Taurus models are exceptionally great value products, and some others are disasters.

In general,...
Forum: Guns
01-19-2020, 04:14 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,001
Posted By Nomercy448

Just doing what I can to help, amigo! Admittedly,...

Just doing what I can to help, amigo! Admittedly, I’ve slowed down a lot on pistol/revolver purchases. Between buying/building precision rifle competition rigs and getting my son squared away with...
Forum: Guns
01-17-2020, 05:28 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,001
Posted By Nomercy448

The LCP and LCP II are a size smaller than the...

The LCP and LCP II are a size smaller than the LC9. Personally, I think the LCP Gen II is the belle of the Ruger LCP line up. The Gen II has an upgraded trigger and far better sights than the Gen I....
Forum: Guns
01-14-2020, 08:42 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,001
Posted By Nomercy448

If you’re willing to size up a bit, which...

If you’re willing to size up a bit, which inevitably means dressing more intentionally or leaving your pistol at home or in your vehicle more often, then there are some great pocket sized 9mm’s on...
Forum: Guns
01-14-2020, 08:28 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,001
Posted By Nomercy448

I think you need to get out into the market a...

I think you need to get out into the market a bit, the pocket 380’s remain considerably smaller than the pocket 9’s. There are some larger “9 sized 380’s,” like the Ruger LC380, Bersa Thunder, Kimber...
Forum: Guns
01-12-2020, 09:46 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,868
Posted By Nomercy448

If anything’s worth doing, I guess it’s worth...

If anything’s worth doing, I guess it’s worth doing “all out,” so if you’re necroposting with a thread drift, might as well dig deep! Haven’t seen Sheridan around in a while now, kinda stings on a...
01-11-2020, 04:20 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 816
Posted By Nomercy448

@Tn Lone Wolf - just start using rifle scopes on...

@Tn Lone Wolf - just start using rifle scopes on your SP’s. You’ll be a lot happier than any pistol scope you’ve ever used.
Forum: Guns
01-10-2020, 01:58 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 762
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Forum: Guns
01-09-2020, 11:48 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 586
Posted By Nomercy448

I don’t think the .350 Legend will enjoy the fame...

I don’t think the .350 Legend will enjoy the fame and fortune of the 6.5 Creedmoor, but in a specific market with virtually only one option, the .350 Legend is a welcomed addition. Even in...
Forum: Guns
01-09-2020, 11:31 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 461
Posted By Nomercy448

TN Lone Wolf - keep your 6920, save towards the...

TN Lone Wolf - keep your 6920, save towards the 6.5 LFAR if you find you really have use for one.
Forum: Guns
01-07-2020, 02:53 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 461
Posted By Nomercy448

In fact, rifles are legal in Illinois for...

In fact, rifles are legal in Illinois for coyotes.

Top of Page 9 of the 2019-2020 Illinois Hunting & Trapping Brochure:

https://www.dnr.illinois.gov/hunting/Documents/HuntTrapDigest.pdf ([url)
Forum: Guns
01-07-2020, 02:37 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 586
Posted By Nomercy448

This is how I see it. Laws changed which...

This is how I see it. Laws changed which recreated a market for straightwall cartridges, and with exceptionally limited modern options, bolt guns and AR’s, the door was open for the .350 Legend. If...
Forum: Guns
01-07-2020, 01:46 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 586
Posted By Nomercy448

What’s about the .350 Legend is working around a...

What’s about the .350 Legend is working around a law?
Forum: Guns
01-06-2020, 09:05 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 586
Posted By Nomercy448

Info of value: SAAMI dimensional standards ...

Info of value: SAAMI dimensional standards

Chamber neck diameter: 0.3789” +0.002”
Cartridge neck diameter: 0.378” -0.008”
Bullet Diameter: 0.357” -0.003”

0.9 thou isn’t much clearance, but...
Forum: Reloading
01-06-2020, 06:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 191
Posted By Nomercy448

Dollars to doughnuts, you can use the 225 grain...

Dollars to doughnuts, you can use the 225 grain data from Hornady X.
Forum: Guns
01-06-2020, 03:10 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,178
Posted By Nomercy448

This is backwards of the experience of almost...

This is backwards of the experience of almost anyone who has actually handled Taurus revolvers and pistols. Their steel revolver lines have been proven quality firearms for decades, whereas their...
Forum: Guns
01-04-2020, 05:09 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 461
Posted By Nomercy448

There’s a lot which can be accomplished by the...

There’s a lot which can be accomplished by the many ~2.3” cartridges designed for use in the AR-15. Want to shoot 600 yards after prairie dogs and coyotes? 17 Rem, 204 Ruger, 223/5.56. Want to hunt...
Forum: Guns
01-01-2020, 08:34 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 586
Posted By Nomercy448

I have two “spite uppers” planned for this...

I have two “spite uppers” planned for this summer. A 224 Valkyrie and a 350 Legend. Both have had some bad reamers making bad barrels out there which have pressed a lot of negativity around the...
Forum: Guns
12-26-2019, 04:46 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 518
Posted By Nomercy448

None of those 3 (4 including the 375) are a wrong...

None of those 3 (4 including the 375) are a wrong answer, but I personally opine the 45-70 to have the upper hand. The .450 Marlin is what a modern 45-80 should be, in terms of power, but it’s not as...
Forum: Guns
12-26-2019, 01:57 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 518
Posted By Nomercy448

Jake - not that I’m a fan of Winchester 94’s over...

Jake - not that I’m a fan of Winchester 94’s over Marlins, not by a long shot, but I have a Winchester 94 Big Bore on my bench right now with extraction issues, chambered in .375 Winchester.

Given...
Forum: Reloading
12-24-2019, 12:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 984
Posted By Nomercy448

ELR competition (Extreme Long Range) took a MAJOR...

ELR competition (Extreme Long Range) took a MAJOR upturn this year. Guys bought more big case powders than they had in the past; in large quantities.

Then mid to late summer, some of the casual...
Forum: Guns
12-21-2019, 09:31 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,435
Posted By Nomercy448

I’m with Homer’s Brother and Jake - calling a...

I’m with Homer’s Brother and Jake - calling a floorplate a “baseplate” is far enough off the mark, it bears correction, and doing so isn’t pedantic.
Forum: Guns
12-18-2019, 01:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 154
Posted By Nomercy448

We’ve had armed drones for almost 25 years,...

We’ve had armed drones for almost 25 years, cycling soon - supposedly - into our 3rd generation of the Predator/Reaper/Avenger.

We don’t give them these menacing monikers because they’re cuddly.
...
12-12-2019, 05:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 379
Posted By Nomercy448

I edited the title of the thread, in hopes others...

I edited the title of the thread, in hopes others will join in with their success stories and photos, or their sob stories of tag soup.

This year turned out to be - relatively - a management hunt...
Forum: Guns
12-10-2019, 07:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 450
Posted By Nomercy448

Even if this one were approved as an NFA SBR at...

Even if this one were approved as an NFA SBR at some point, the configuration pictured is a Title 1 pistol.
12-10-2019, 03:22 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,916
Posted By Nomercy448

Really is too bad, Jake, he’d have grown 100 more...

Really is too bad, Jake, he’d have grown 100 more inches if you would have hit him with a 6.5 Creedmoor. H4350 and 140 ELD’s with the Creedmoor cause ground GROWTH!!
12-10-2019, 02:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 379
Posted By Nomercy448

2019/20 Whitetail Success sticky!!

Thanks to Calhunter for making this a sticky!

Time again for the 2019/2020 “buck brag” thread! Pile in your success stories and photos - or tag soup tales of woe! Big or small, antlers or not, bow...
12-10-2019, 02:25 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,916
Posted By Nomercy448

There’s a lot of silliness around the Internet,...

There’s a lot of silliness around the Internet, so I should never be surprised to find it. But this particular thread has been rehashed way too often for folks to continue to ignore the actual facts...
Forum: Guns
12-02-2019, 03:25 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 762
Posted By Nomercy448

The SKS has enjoyed a bit of a resurgence due to...

The SKS has enjoyed a bit of a resurgence due to some price reductions here and there, and there remains to be a small pocket of die-hard AK fanbois, but largely, the last ~10 years has seen an...
Forum: Guns
11-30-2019, 08:49 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 7,613
Posted By Nomercy448

I clicked on ONE thread here today... read 15yr...

I clicked on ONE thread here today... read 15yr old silliness from an ex-member about “nothing consistently killing whitetails,” then a blabbering grammarless necropost, and was finally treated to a...
11-20-2019, 11:39 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,087
Posted By Nomercy448

I built a firing fixture many moons ago during an...

I built a firing fixture many moons ago during an ammunition development contract which allowed firearms to be remote fired for safety. The foundation was a Lead Sled.

I also built a similar...
11-20-2019, 11:34 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,087
Posted By Nomercy448

If loaded with too much weight, the Lead Sled...

If loaded with too much weight, the Lead Sled won’t move with the rifle enough, so the stock takes more force than it should, breaking the stock, or at best, battering the bedding. If loaded with too...
11-20-2019, 06:31 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,087
Posted By Nomercy448

Gun rests aren’t shooting fixtures. The Lead Sled...

Gun rests aren’t shooting fixtures. The Lead Sled is a shooting fixture, not a rest.
11-19-2019, 07:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 816
Posted By Nomercy448

I know Nikon has faced a lot of external and...

I know Nikon has faced a lot of external and internal stress from their largest costumer base - liberal leaning camera/photography enthusiasts. They’ve sponsored ad campaigns in the past with the...
11-19-2019, 03:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 816
Posted By Nomercy448

Nikon discontinuing riflescope lines

I’d heard some buzzing the last couple weeks about this, so I called Nikon for myself today.

Nikon has discontinued production of all of their riflescope lines, and will finish out distribution of...
Forum: Gunsmithing
11-16-2019, 12:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 180
Posted By Nomercy448

Is the 10mm “width” the body width, as in left to...

Is the 10mm “width” the body width, as in left to right adjustment span, or the length of the dovetail? Your post implied the latter, but it may be worth confirming with Hastings the actual...
Forum: Gunsmithing
11-16-2019, 12:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 375
Posted By Nomercy448

Consider: an A2 stock on an AR-15 has a LOP of...

Consider: an A2 stock on an AR-15 has a LOP of 13.5”, and almost all shooters benefit from having a cantilevered optic mount which sets the adjustment body at the front of the receiver - a position...
11-16-2019, 12:08 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,087
Posted By Nomercy448

A lot of people use heroin too. :hit:

A lot of people use heroin too. :hit:
Forum: Gunsmithing
11-15-2019, 09:19 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 375
Posted By Nomercy448

I have never condoned the use of a recoil pad, or...

I have never condoned the use of a recoil pad, or otherwise a stock spacer, to correct eye relief of an optic.

The Length of Pull (LOP) of a stock is a critical dimension to fit the rifle to the...
11-15-2019, 08:57 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,087
Posted By Nomercy448

I’ll cast my vote here to kick off the...

I’ll cast my vote here to kick off the counterpoint side of this discussion:

Caldwell Lead Sleds are an absolute waste of money which do nothing to develop marksmanship.

Caldwell Lead Sleds are...
11-15-2019, 08:48 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,087
Posted By Nomercy448

Yup... but can’t say it’s not absolutely...

Yup... but can’t say it’s not absolutely deserving of everything which is thrown at it.
Forum: Gunsmithing
11-15-2019, 07:16 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 375
Posted By Nomercy448

It appears you have the scope as far forward as...

It appears you have the scope as far forward as possible with that ring and rail combination. If this is still too far rearward for you, then you’ll need to purchase a set of rings with an offset...
Forum: Guns
11-12-2019, 10:23 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 433
Posted By Nomercy448

Not on Facebook. It’s a privately held company,...

Not on Facebook. It’s a privately held company, and they have the right to enforce any policy they choose, as has been proven in recent federal review.

But it’s exhausting to see so many “pot...
Forum: Guns
11-12-2019, 07:23 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 544
Posted By Nomercy448

It certainly seems to be a distinction which...

It certainly seems to be a distinction which makes a difference to a great number of firearms owners, as we’ve collectively asked manufacturers to modify their firearm designs to allow administrative...
Forum: Reloading
11-11-2019, 10:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 276
Posted By Nomercy448

That’ll do!

That’ll do!
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