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    10-26-2017, 02:09 PM
    Yes, many carried High Standards, but I only recall seeing them in 9mm. Other teams may have used them chambered in .22ís but I have no firsthand knowledge of them. Our team had a suppressed revolver loaded with 22 shorts. Very quiet. As far as...
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    10-26-2017, 01:28 PM
    As Outpost75 stated, the underrated .22 was used in Vietnam dating from the mid 60ís. Many US Army Special Forces teams had suppressed .22 revolvers at their disposal. They were a stealthy method of eliminating a very close ranged target with...
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    10-24-2017, 01:33 PM
    I’m a self-proclaimed Trail Boss junkie. When shooting lead at lower velocities, it’s hard to beat. As has been mentioned the only “don’t” with Trail Boss is compressing the load. It that’s not happening, don’t worry about it. Trail Boss is...
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    10-23-2017, 02:05 PM
    18Bravo replied to a thread Happy 10/22 day! in Rimfire Area
    After decades of acquiring firearms, I finally added my first 10/22, a Challenger, to my collection this year. Truth is, I felt like a gun heretic for not owning one. In my less than knowledgeable mind, there are a few firearms that are a must if...
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Former Special Forces light weapons specialist. member or the NRA and Special Forces Association.
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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