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    Quote Originally Posted by ZmanWakeForest View Post
    ITWTW - In Trouble With The Wife!
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    NOI, no offense intended. Its a pity you don't see this more often in posts. It could save a lot of misunderstanding.

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    Thanks for the help......and the hard work.....

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    **** or !@#! -- a censored word
    I did that, and got in trouble, you might not want to do it.........fyi
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    ID - inside diameter

    OD - outside diameter

    SI - send it

    VV - VihtaVouri
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    T/C is ALSO "thermocouple" in the industry.

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    How about RR/WO/TH/TT?


    Red ramp white outline target hammer target trigger. Often in reference to Smith & Wesson revolvers.
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    How about adding these

    LGS=Local Gun Shop (or Store)
    LG's=Lube Grooves

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    Just use the full wording and forget the abbreviations.

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    Quote Originally Posted by gwpercle View Post
    EDC - every day carry.
    EODC - every other day carry
    WWEKD - what would Elmer Keith do
    OMGWITGTE - oh my God when is is this going to end
    /oh my god when is this going to explode
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    This is helpful. Thanks

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    Abbreviations - Acronyms - As Used on This Forum

    PC - powder coat

    BBDT - BB Dry Tumble, powder coating using the tumble method with BBs added to help agitate powder and insulate bullets from collisions.

    PITA - pain in the rear

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    Add LEA Law Enforcement Agencies

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    BOHICA - Bend Over Here It Comes Again.

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    Anyone know what OBFMCB means? It was in a Gun broker add.

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    Quote Originally Posted by chuckerbird View Post
    Anyone know what OBFMCB means? It was in a Gun broker add.
    It could mean "Octagon Barrel Full Magazine Crescent Buttplate. "
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    That sounds good. I'll go with it.

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Abbreviations used in Reloading

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