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  1. mixednuttz

    Radically short Vepr 12 SBS

    Damn, I wish you would have taken less than a YEAR to edit your post about rust and make some snarky reply to me. My guns all rusted since I had no idea that you had to blue and oil them. Were you in a coma or something? You came back to necropost and edit a comment that made you look like an idiot.
  2. mixednuttz

    AR-10 Rush???

    The Yeti is a lot of fun, I've got a 12.5" one. Lots of energy coming out of the 15 platform. My FFL really likes it for deer up here, says its proven to be a "deer anchor" for him. No tracking required. Can get a 180 gr bullet to ~ 2600 FPS out of a 16" barrel. I just wish I had a suppressor for it. I know the guy that developed it , pretty sharp guy. Lives a few hours east of me.
  3. It's either an absolute right or we start selling off pieces until we're left with nothing but muzzleloaders to defend our houses with. That's not entirely accurate. If we don't start standing up for our rights, all of them including the ones that "I don't care about that-bumpstocks are stupid" (which I think they are), we won't even be allowed to have muzzleloaders. Hell, think they'd stop there? Eventually you wouldn't be allowed to have bows, crossbows, even something as silly as swords or sharpened sticks. This has little to do with "gun" control and everything to do with control.
  4. I load a few wildcats where load data just doesn't exist. Key is to start low and do a ladder up to the max charge, looking for pressure signs, any time you change a component. You should be just fine substituting another primer for the 210M. Is it a magnum primer? If so you may want to use another magnum primer. CCI makes a magnum primer. Do you have a chronograph? Is this going to be fired from a bolt gun or autoloader?
  5. mixednuttz

    Spare barrel for your .223.

    Do you still have the old barrel?
  6. The shoulder will blow out and sharpen up at the corners, shortening the OAL of the case. "Fire forming." I shoot a few different wildcats that are based off the 223, 6.8SPC, and 308 cases. The first time they're loaded after forming, the case capacity will be less than after they are shot the first time. Usually the brass shortens. The brass that goes to the shoulder has to come from somewhere. I'd imagine the steel case will do the same thing.
  7. mixednuttz

    Cold weather gear

    I like temperature stable powders for my hunting loads whenever possible. I use Benchmark with the Barnes 168 TTSX in my hunting rifle. I'd have to look at my data to give you exact numbers but if memory serves me correctly it get moving just north of 2600fps. Nice accurate, consistent load I believe right near the max charge listed on the Hodgon website. Being one of the Extreme powders, speed doesn't vary with temperature. If you want I'll look for my load data later. Standard disclaimer: good data for my rifle, not anyone else's. Start at minimum data, work up. Don't blow yourself up loading, etc.
  8. mixednuttz

    Radically short Vepr 12 SBS

    So, this is all coming from some dude that thinks polishing the finish off of a moving part will cause it to rust as opposed to the action removing the finish as a result of firing the shotgun?Please continue to enlighten us with your bullshit know it all internet tough act oh Master of all Knowledge!
  9. Any time that bunch comes up with something you hear "give them an inch, they'll take a mile." That's not how they operate. We give them an inch, they take another inch, and another until they get their mile. My concern with banning that stock is that you've given them a foothold by allowing the banning of an accessory. What's the next step after that, slings, scopes? You've allowed just about anything to come to the table then. Best we can hope is that the manufacturer decides that it's a good idea to cease making the product to save face.
  10. I was just telling a buddy of mine earlier that something about this whole thing bugs me. (Aside from the fact that some dirt bag murdered 59 people and injured many more.) I can't seem to put my finger on exactly what it is and that might be why it bothers me so much. Something just seems off with this one, but what?
  11. You too, huh? I agree, although the IPA that's mixed-in with the Sam Adams variety pack wasn't too terrible. Why do they take 3 beers I like and add in something terrible?! I've noticed that too. The ones that I might be able to finish the neck before they're dumped. Those ones become the "donor" beers for people that forget their own around here.
  12. It's not just the auto industry either. You should see some of the ass backwards ways some of the manufacturers in the elevator industry do stuff.
  13. I think that's unlikely. I did the lines on my 99 suburban. Exact same thing. Real big fun to remove. This is the same brain trust that decided to one quick connect fittings on the oil cooler lines. I routinely curse the engineers that designed that truck.
  14. mixednuttz

    Silencer industry be hurtin'

    What the supressor industry needs to do is try to get 41F repealed. Immediately. No one wants to deal with the new requirements when they've got a trust therefore the industry is slow.
  15. mixednuttz

    Picture Post ,Lets see your .223!

    Do you have any pics of it with the stock folded?
  16. mixednuttz

    AR build

    I use Duracoat on my stuff. You can spray it with an airbrush. I think they do some of the colors in rattle cans, also a kit with sprayer. Their website lists HK grey as a color. Pretty durable stuff, hard to remove once it fully cures.
  17. This might be an odd question, but I have to wonder: Why the hell is the Department of Agriculture handling CCW stuff?
  18. You're probably going to laugh at me,but this here^^^ is one of the reasons I was so upset that the forum wasn't working recently. ..
  19. Another option is to continue to shoot your current rifle as previously mentioned, honing your skill with it. You could rebarrel it with a premium barrel, with or without threads yourself. You'll eventually shoot your current barrel out anyway and you could make a much nicer rifle than either factory one for less.
  20. mixednuttz

    308 Compensators

    I have one of the Black River comps installed on one of my 277 Wolverines. I don't have threaded barrels on any of my 308's but do on my 300WSM. I could try it on that rifle next time I get to the range and report back if you would like.
  21. An H&K HK45 fullsize, LEM trigger parts for it along with a few springs, Alien gear holster, Craft Holsters pancake holster and some ammo to try it out.
  22. I think you're over thinking about this. I'd buy whatever color you find aesthetically pleasing. Ideally, no one is going to see your CCW pistol. It's concealed. If it comes down to you having to use it, the bad guy won't notice one color over the other.
  23. 1st, I would find a ~55 grain expanding round for that use. 2nd, that fireball is going to blind you as well.
  24. I think it's a sign of the times. No one us panic buying currently.