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  • 18Bravo's Avatar
    03-03-2018, 05:13 PM
    The most important ingredient to having a functional reloading bench is having a good, understanding wife.
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    03-03-2018, 04:51 PM
    +1 on the LCRx3. Adjustable sights, light weight, 3" barrel, accurate and designed to take harsh conditions. Will shoot +P's longer than my pain threshold can take it.
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    02-27-2018, 02:44 PM
    I’m impressed with the overall quality of my RIA. I have a soft spot for 1911’s. When I found a “need” for one in 9mm the Rock Island caught my eye. For the price, given its many features, I was hard pressed to pass it up. As a bonus it is...
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    02-22-2018, 01:40 PM
    OK... I'll come out of the closet too. Bought an older (and way uglier) 995 about 10 years ago. Rough around the edges, extremely low tech, mushy trigger and you can pick up a bolt handle at the hardware store if needed. Everything said and done, it...
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Former Special Forces light weapons specialist. member or the NRA and Special Forces Association.
Central Illinois


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BP Bronze Point IMR Improved Military Rifle PTD Pointed
BR Bench Rest M Magnum RN Round Nose
BT Boat Tail PL Power-Lokt SP Soft Point
C Compressed Charge PR Primer SPCL Soft Point "Core-Lokt"
HP Hollow Point PSPCL Pointed Soft Point "Core Lokt" C.O.L. Cartridge Overall Length
PSP Pointed Soft Point Spz Spitzer Point SBT Spitzer Boat Tail
LRN Lead Round Nose LWC Lead Wad Cutter LSWC Lead Semi Wad Cutter
GC Gas Check