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Forum: Rifles August 29th, 2015, 08:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 213
Posted By rob-cubed
How's overtravel? In most of my G2 AKs the...

How's overtravel? In most of my G2 AKs the trigger is so light, that I don't mind a bit of creep... but there is often a good bit of overtravel.
Forum: NFA/Class 3/Title II August 26th, 2015, 06:06 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,255
Posted By rob-cubed
Whatever you decide, get one with a folding...

Whatever you decide, get one with a folding stock. Really makes it compact combined with a short barrel. The current-issue Russian/Bulgarian poly folders are great... all of the strut/tube folders...
Forum: The Gun Shop August 20th, 2015, 07:08 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 349
Posted By rob-cubed
LOL. To the OP: the main difference between the...

LOL. To the OP: the main difference between the banned-by-name 551 and 556 is the magwell design. Whether you consider the 556 a "copy" of the 551 determines its legality. Since the upper is the...
Forum: The Gun Shop August 20th, 2015, 06:12 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 349
Posted By rob-cubed
The SIG 551 is banned by name so the Classic...

The SIG 551 is banned by name so the Classic should be as well.

Which means you can't sell it to another MD resident. You can however sell to an out-of-state buyer at a gun show or online. Check...
Forum: NFA/Class 3/Title II August 18th, 2015, 05:57 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 828
Posted By rob-cubed
The Firearms Suppression Act of 2013 is the legal...

The Firearms Suppression Act of 2013 is the legal definition of an AW, at least in MD. The problem with that definition is it isn't written in stone, the features/copycat rules or the banned-by-name...
Forum: NFA/Class 3/Title II August 18th, 2015, 06:50 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 828
Posted By rob-cubed
Agreed, and if I had any highly collectible (aka...

Agreed, and if I had any highly collectible (aka expensive) "non-regulated" long guns I'd likely have them on my trust.

But I feel more comfortable with a legal firewall between a very special...
Forum: Rifles August 18th, 2015, 06:12 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,307
Posted By rob-cubed
I have both, aside from the 2008 having a non...

I have both, aside from the 2008 having a non chromed barreland some other minor differences they shoot the same.
Forum: NFA/Class 3/Title II August 18th, 2015, 06:08 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 828
Posted By rob-cubed
Short answer: in most states passing along non...

Short answer: in most states passing along non NFA firearms is as simple as gifting them away. MDs HQL and new AW bans create some legal gray areas regarding group ownership and non relative transfer...
Forum: Rifles August 11th, 2015, 07:22 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 921
Posted By rob-cubed
Ouch, that's one point against sporting banana...

Ouch, that's one point against sporting banana clips ^^^
Forum: Duffy's Gun Room August 8th, 2015, 09:48 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,328
Posted By rob-cubed
Wow, I guess I'm not going this year... had a...

Wow, I guess I'm not going this year... had a blast last year though. Really glad to see the demand is there, both for Duffy's and for MGs in MD.

We need more events like this to spread the love.
Forum: Rifles July 24th, 2015, 07:47 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,419
Posted By rob-cubed
At $250 it was likely a good deal. It looks like...

At $250 it was likely a good deal. It looks like all they did was clap on a lot of tacticool stuff but it depends on what was bubba'd and how much it was shot and maintained. Are the original FCG...
Forum: Duffy's Gun Room July 23rd, 2015, 07:16 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,328
Posted By rob-cubed
I hesitate to ask, but... are there crabs? The...

I hesitate to ask, but... are there crabs? The wife was sold on those last year.
Forum: Training and Safety July 23rd, 2015, 07:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 312
Posted By rob-cubed
The website isn't bad, but you have too many...

The website isn't bad, but you have too many photos/promotions/etc getting in the way. It's a bit busy. Make the message stupid simple and sell yourself first and foremost. It's not about the...
Forum: Edged Weapons July 16th, 2015, 06:35 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,486
Posted By rob-cubed
Sharpening with stones isn't hard, but it takes...

Sharpening with stones isn't hard, but it takes the right touch and patience. It's all about consistency. Depending on the blade, holding it at about half a thumb's width angle off the stone is about...
Forum: NFA/Class 3/Title II July 11th, 2015, 09:42 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 624
Posted By rob-cubed
Right now, a trust is still the streamlined way...

Right now, a trust is still the streamlined way to go. Make use of one while you can.

Even if the BATFE adds new requirements for trustees in the future, a trust can still be the right choice....
Forum: The Depot July 2nd, 2015, 06:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 500
Posted By rob-cubed
Stupid question: what's the difference between a...

Stupid question: what's the difference between a rimfire scope and a centerfire scope?

My assumption was build quality and ability to handle more recoil vibration.

I don't shoot scoped, I like...
Forum: Gunsmithing July 1st, 2015, 07:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 271
Posted By rob-cubed
As mentioned, the parts exist and it's not...

As mentioned, the parts exist and it's not particularly hard to strip down and replace yourself. However to get a really slick and light pull you need to have a good bit of knowledge about surface...
Forum: Gunsmithing June 21st, 2015, 07:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 751
Posted By rob-cubed
Getting the safety over the disconnector can be...

Getting the safety over the disconnector can be tight. In rare cases I've had to file a tiny bit of material from the bottom tab of the safety to be able to install it.

AKs have a spec, but...
Forum: Shotguns June 17th, 2015, 07:46 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 818
Posted By rob-cubed
You can do this. Seriously. There are things I...

You can do this. Seriously. There are things I will pay dearly to have someone else smith/build, but modding a Saiga isn't one of them. Watch the Youtube tuts... is very easy. No need for a shop...
Forum: Jobs Board June 16th, 2015, 08:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 646
Posted By rob-cubed
I was in this boat a year ago. Had a 3' rise or...

I was in this boat a year ago. Had a 3' rise or so of brickwork up to a 4' x 4' landing of solid concrete slab. Property was sinking to one side, porch with it. It was beyond repair.

The cost to...
Forum: Recreational Shooting June 16th, 2015, 08:17 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,085
Posted By rob-cubed
Next time you take her out, have her teach you a...

Next time you take her out, have her teach you a few things... :-)

Nice shooting! Nothing better than grins all around.
Forum: Southern Maryland June 8th, 2015, 08:24 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 6,795
Posted By rob-cubed
This has no bearing on the value of your post,...

This has no bearing on the value of your post, it's just an ironic legal distinction.

My daughter was pulled aside for carrying pepper in Hong Kong. It went through US security with no issue but...
Forum: Gunsmithing June 2nd, 2015, 08:18 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 636
Posted By rob-cubed
If your cases are stuck in the chamber, the...

If your cases are stuck in the chamber, the extractor/extractor spring is likely the culprit. Does it eject easily when hand cycling, without the recoil spring in place? Also make sure the chamber is...
Forum: Outdoor Sports June 2nd, 2015, 06:12 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,592
Posted By rob-cubed
Fire rated safes release water vapor to help cool...

Fire rated safes release water vapor to help cool down the inside for a little longer (that's the primary purpose of the drywall inserts). Some also have expanding seals around the door for extra...
Forum: Outdoor Sports May 30th, 2015, 08:14 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,592
Posted By rob-cubed
It's important to keep in mind that fire proof...

It's important to keep in mind that fire proof safes are very different than fire retardant safes, no gun safes are fire proof. If you have a fire bad enough to worry about needing a couple of sheets...
Forum: Maryland 2A Issues May 22nd, 2015, 05:59 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,417
Posted By rob-cubed
Legal concealed carry almost always correlates to...

Legal concealed carry almost always correlates to lower rates of personal crime, because the criminals never know who's carrying. In this case, a 61 YO man is very uncommon. The usual suspects tend...
Forum: Shotguns May 21st, 2015, 06:17 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 818
Posted By rob-cubed
Easy to do yourself. New trigger guard, Tapco G2...

Easy to do yourself. New trigger guard, Tapco G2 trigger, PG grip and screw. TG rivets can actually be set by hand but it's easier with a press and jig. S-12 hammer is a little different either use...
Forum: Competitive Shooting May 20th, 2015, 06:45 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 4,489
Posted By rob-cubed
The Appleseed instructors are very accomodating,...

The Appleseed instructors are very accomodating, although most kids on the line I've seen are teens with a few tweens. He would definitely learn some skills, even if a bolt-action is not exactly...
Forum: Gunsmithing May 19th, 2015, 11:21 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 497
Posted By rob-cubed
So your barrel would need to be LESS than 16" to...

So your barrel would need to be LESS than 16" to qualify as a pistol. It doesn't specifically say that adding a barrel over that length would create a banned firearm, but I wouldn't risk it.
Forum: NFA/Class 3/Title II May 18th, 2015, 06:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 560
Posted By rob-cubed
The funny thing about trusts is they don't exist...

The funny thing about trusts is they don't exist until they are funded. It's that initial property that's gifted--whether it's a piece of gold or $2 bill--that makes the trust legitimate and gives it...
Forum: Gunsmithing May 18th, 2015, 06:00 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 497
Posted By rob-cubed
As suggested, make sure the receiver (firearm)...

As suggested, make sure the receiver (firearm) was purchased prior to the ban date. Otherwise it has to stay a pistol while in MD.

Swapping barrels is considered gunsmithing, so you can send...
Forum: Capital Region May 14th, 2015, 06:05 PM
Replies: 289
Views: 21,685
Posted By rob-cubed
It's been years since I've been to Poncabird but...

It's been years since I've been to Poncabird but it's a Bmore classic for sure. That long narrow stairway to burger heaven... rubbing elbows with truckers and angels with 80s hair... just a good,...
Forum: Handguns May 14th, 2015, 05:57 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,144
Posted By rob-cubed
As I tell my daughter, a safety does not make the...

As I tell my daughter, a safety does not make the gun safe. You do.

Mechanical trigger blocks are no replacement for proper training/handling, and cause more problems than they solve.
Forum: Rifles May 1st, 2015, 06:18 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,609
Posted By rob-cubed
PSLs and VEPRs are your go-to options. Both have...

PSLs and VEPRs are your go-to options. Both have "whippy" barrels that tend to string when they warm up.

I have no experience with a sporter SVD, AKA a TIGR, but that's as close to a traditional...
Forum: Maryland 2A Issues May 1st, 2015, 05:53 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,626
Posted By rob-cubed
I feel worse for those who woke up after Monday's...

I feel worse for those who woke up after Monday's riots and wanted to buy a gun for self-defense and were denied their rights. Handgun sales: now weeks of waiting, and hundreds of dollars to qualify...
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