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Forum: Edged Weapons June 21st, 2018, 06:58 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 358
Posted By BenL
https://babylonbee.com/news/in-response-to-growing...

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Forum: Competitive Shooting May 25th, 2018, 10:41 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,361
Posted By BenL
Reliability? Benelli M2, hands down. I had...

Reliability? Benelli M2, hands down.

I had an FN SLP for a few seasons, but couldn't take the lack of reliability. Soft shooter, but just not reliable.
Forum: Competitive Shooting May 25th, 2018, 10:35 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 737
Posted By BenL
Sorry to hear about your continuing issues....

Sorry to hear about your continuing issues. Nothing's more aggravating than a 9mm AR that won't run.

For mine, it's magazines. I have a handful that will work reliably and a bunch that won't.
Forum: Gunsmithing May 9th, 2018, 11:51 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 528
Posted By BenL
Three different mags, three different mag...

Three different mags, three different mag releases (two OEM, one aftermarket); same thing.
Forum: Gunsmithing May 9th, 2018, 10:50 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 528
Posted By BenL
Yeah, tried that; behaves the same.

Yeah, tried that; behaves the same.
Forum: Gunsmithing May 9th, 2018, 10:47 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,116
Posted By BenL
Must admit, that's something I never check....

Must admit, that's something I never check. Thanks for posting.
Forum: Gunsmithing May 9th, 2018, 10:30 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 528
Posted By BenL
Glock Mag Won't Drop Free

Just picked up a Glock 41 MOS for USPSA Multigun Heavy Metal division, since you can use double stacks, now.

The mags drop free if there's any rounds left in the mag, but if it's completely...
Forum: Rifles March 29th, 2018, 04:11 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 6,238
Posted By BenL
A sniper is a person, not a rifle. If you...

A sniper is a person, not a rifle.

If you are looking for a PRECISION RIFLE, Savage Law Enforcement line of rifles will give you the best bang for your buck.
Forum: National 2A Issues March 29th, 2018, 04:03 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,757
Posted By BenL
Yeah, but Vermont is a weird place. They are all...

Yeah, but Vermont is a weird place. They are all caricatures of themselves- they all drive VW buses or Subaru Outbacks, wear tie dye, and are named Granola Moonbeam or Sunflower Happythoughts. It is...
Forum: Handguns March 29th, 2018, 03:38 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,040
Posted By BenL
GMI Holsters (mine is the "Demon" holster in...

GMI Holsters (mine is the "Demon" holster in black carbon fiber.) They're custom, so you pick color, style, left or right hand draw, etc... fits perfect and just the right amount of retention. Mine...
Forum: Handguns March 29th, 2018, 03:14 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,040
Posted By BenL
Fixed barrel design makes them incredibly...

Fixed barrel design makes them incredibly accurate.
Forum: Handguns March 29th, 2018, 03:01 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,040
Posted By BenL
They're fun to shoot, but completely ridiculous....

They're fun to shoot, but completely ridiculous. If you hand load, they're not much more expensive than reloading for the 45ACP. I load 350gr Berry's bullets and mine is a tack driver. I wanted to...
Forum: NFA/Class 3/Title II March 29th, 2018, 02:19 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,514
Posted By BenL
Agreed. Some of the arm braces out there now make...

Agreed. Some of the arm braces out there now make SBRs a waste of money and effort (can't cross state lines without permission with an SBR; pistols? no problem.)

Here's my 10" Noveske with a arm...
Forum: National 2A Issues March 27th, 2018, 12:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 733
Posted By BenL
Sandy Hook suit was dismissed. This had nothing...

Sandy Hook suit was dismissed. This had nothing to do with marches and everything to do with being purchased by Cerberus, the formation of "The Freedom Group", then the subsequent gutting of the...
Forum: Recreational Shooting March 26th, 2018, 10:40 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,754
Posted By BenL
Over the years, I've gone through many pairs of...

Over the years, I've gone through many pairs of ears, some good, most sucked. The best ones I've used to date (and have been using for the past few years) are a pair of MSA Supreme Pro X's. They're...
Forum: National 2A Issues March 26th, 2018, 10:19 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,070
Posted By BenL
What gun control, *specifically*, does this...

What gun control, *specifically*, does this spending bill have in it?

Increased spending for the CDC to "study" gun control? Increased scrutiny with NICs? (organizations who don't report get...
Forum: National 2A Issues March 26th, 2018, 10:16 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,070
Posted By BenL
You mean the same Reagan that gave us the ban on...

You mean the same Reagan that gave us the ban on new automatic firearms in 1986? That Reagan?
Forum: Rifles March 14th, 2018, 02:09 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,376
Posted By BenL
I don't see the bleeding others describe unless I...

I don't see the bleeding others describe unless I crank the reticle up to high and view in the dark. Not an issue for me, so far.

Yes, I still like the scope and have considered getting a second...
Forum: Rimfire March 7th, 2018, 09:32 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,563
Posted By BenL
Have you shot it yet? I know they have a rep...

Have you shot it yet?

I know they have a rep for being a bit of a jam-o-matic. If they've fixed that and I can get the barrel threaded, I might be interested.
Forum: National 2A Issues February 22nd, 2018, 12:38 PM
Replies: 425
Views: 15,516
Posted By BenL
It was never going to be anything else.

It was never going to be anything else.
Forum: Handguns January 27th, 2018, 03:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 607
Posted By BenL
Glock mags getting peened

Chalk this up to, "you learn something new every day."

Went to the range today and, among other guns, put some rounds through one of my carry guns, a Glock 29 Gen 4. This particular mag had a few...
Forum: Rifles January 27th, 2018, 11:50 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,962
Posted By BenL
A little JB Weld and good as new. :D

A little JB Weld and good as new.

:D
Forum: Rifles January 26th, 2018, 10:06 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 4,754
Posted By BenL
Especially since braces are getting more and...

Especially since braces are getting more and more...functional (*COUGH...morelikestocks...COUGH*)

The SB Tactical pistol braces are about the most functional I've seen, so far.

Here's my 10"...
Forum: Rifles January 25th, 2018, 09:00 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,612
Posted By BenL
I'm definitely in for this one. When Kel Tec came...

I'm definitely in for this one. When Kel Tec came out with the RFB, my first thought was, "too bad it's a Kel Tec". Now that IWI is making one of a better design (I'm a lefty), I'm going to be all...
Forum: Outdoor Sports January 22nd, 2018, 12:25 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 4,612
Posted By BenL
http://i630.photobucket.com/albums/uu22/benlineber...

http://i630.photobucket.com/albums/uu22/benlineberry/025-1_zpsjsp4v3mx.jpg


http://i630.photobucket.com/albums/uu22/benlineberry/20171215_095917_zpskywr7lbz.jpg

The one on the far left is a...
Forum: Optics January 10th, 2018, 05:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 950
Posted By BenL
Thanks, it's a lot of fun to shoot.

Thanks, it's a lot of fun to shoot.
Forum: Optics January 10th, 2018, 04:24 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 950
Posted By BenL
As others have cited, totally normal. I like...

As others have cited, totally normal.

I like the MRO better than the Aimpoint micros; it feels less like you are looking through a tube than the Aimpoints do.
...
Forum: Rimfire January 8th, 2018, 02:02 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 7,507
Posted By BenL
I'd be in the market if there were a left-handed...

I'd be in the market if there were a left-handed version.

Sent from my SM-N920V using Tapatalk
Forum: Rimfire January 4th, 2018, 05:23 PM
Replies: 1,325
Views: 304,153
Posted By BenL
I'm a sucker for these full length stocks. My LGS...

I'm a sucker for these full length stocks. My LGS had one and I just couldn't bring myself to leave without it.
...
Forum: Rifles January 3rd, 2018, 10:50 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 931
Posted By BenL
Lefty Stag...

Lefty Stag 9mm.https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20180104/2a00a41cc38ea5fbc61b841a988bfd2a.jpg
Forum: Shotguns January 2nd, 2018, 10:47 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 2,894
Posted By BenL
Buy once, cry once. I picked up a used...

Buy once, cry once.

I picked up a used Benelli Super Black Eagle II on gunbroker a few years ago and love it (I'm a waterfowl hunter.) Now that the III's are out, you can probably pick up a used...
Forum: Handguns December 26th, 2017, 06:42 PM
Replies: 1,324
Views: 182,479
Posted By BenL
G29 gen 4...

G29 gen 4 https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20171226/a4413ec8df9609705f92bcb52327fc34.jpg

Sent from my SM-N920V using Tapatalk
Forum: Gunsmithing December 24th, 2017, 04:28 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,479
Posted By BenL
UPDATE

Swapped out the bolt and ran two 30 round mags without a hiccup (locked back on the last round.)

Not a gas problem, after all. :thumbsup:

Thanks, everyone, for the help. I'm going to replace...
Forum: Handguns December 20th, 2017, 05:15 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,404
Posted By BenL
...and a lot less kinetic energy. 230gr (800...

...and a lot less kinetic energy. 230gr (800 fps).45ACP is ~325 ft/lbs of energy, and 124gr (1600 fps) 10mm is ~700 ft/lbs of energy.
Forum: Gunsmithing December 13th, 2017, 04:14 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,479
Posted By BenL
Thanks, Chad. Great advice, as always. I like the...

Thanks, Chad. Great advice, as always. I like the SLR gas blocks; have on on my HM rifle and it runs great.

For clarification: is your buffer spring recommendation good for pistol gas system with...
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