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    NoVA In my case, on my first run I had a 20 second...

    In my case, on my first run I had a 20 second penalty and, due to limited time after setup, didn't think about stage plans beyond shoot the targets as I see them.
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    NoVA Results

    Thanks to everyone who helped with setup, match administration, and/or tear down.

    http://i913.photobucket.com/albums/ac338/josh_savani/Sale/KSTG-140722-results.jpg
  3. Because introducing bills that infringe on just...

    Because introducing bills that infringe on just one constitutional right at a time is too time consuming . . .
  4. Thread: World Cup

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    The time he spent didn't at all change the amount...

    The time he spent didn't at all change the amount of time left in the game, the head referee keeps the official time and injuries don't affect the clock. While I admit it's a problem, it's pretty...
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    NoVA KSTG at NRA 22-July-2014

    KSTG match
    Tuesday 22-July-2014
    $25
    Estimated Round Count: 50-75
    Squads begin at 5pm, 6pm, 7pm, 8pm, and 9pm. Six people maximum per squad.

    Registration is open now. Call 703-267-1402 to...
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    Sorry, the selection bias comment was about the...

    Sorry, the selection bias comment was about the Armed Citizen. The training comment was referring to Tom's data. I was giving the Armed Citizen data as a counterpoint to my theory about training...
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    I think I remember Chuck Haggard pointing out...

    I think I remember Chuck Haggard pointing out that this was very consistent with his experience. His theory was that the amount of ambient light needed to rob someone was generally sufficient to...
  8. I had a set of grips for the a G17Gen4 that did...

    I had a set of grips for the a G17Gen4 that did the exact same thing. If pressure was applied to the switch straight on, it would function with a normal amount of force, but, if the pressure was at...
  9. I'm pretty guilty of focusing too much on the...

    I'm pretty guilty of focusing too much on the latter, and I pretty much avoid FB at all costs, so it's not something that I'm usually thinking about.



    This is pretty consistent with Kleck's...
  10. Unfortunately, whether or not a given gun control...

    Unfortunately, whether or not a given gun control law is unconstitutional does depend on social science data. I don't agree with the analysis, but almost all federal courts examining claims under...
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    I think there is a lot that can be gained from...

    I think there is a lot that can be gained from coming to the understanding that it theoretically doesn't take any longer to shoot an A, C, D, or miss, but, in practice, I think there is some amount...
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    Those small variations, light bar size, front...

    Those small variations, light bar size, front sight width, tritium configuration, and high visibility front sight treatment, make a big difference in how well I can shoot with a particular set of...
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    I'm pretty picky when it comes to certain...

    I'm pretty picky when it comes to certain accessories like sights and holsters. Holsters aren't a big problem for me because most kydex makers can easily adapt to make a holster for any pistol, but...
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    The new clinch picks are 12C27, so they are very...

    The new clinch picks are 12C27, so they are very corrosion resistant. The BoB is O1, so it has to be taken care of like any simple carbon steel knife.
  15. And, it almost took a whole month:...

    And, it almost took a whole month: http://abullseyeview.com/2014/07/target-addresses-firearms-in-stores/

    H/T to Tam for the link
  16. Thread: World Cup

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    While probably true during the time period when...

    While probably true during the time period when we had the capability of putting a man on the moon, the US pretty clearly loves soccer now. Networks are now reporting more viewers for US games than...
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    So much so that they are often criticized by...

    So much so that they are often criticized by European and South American announcers for failing to go down when they actually are fouled.

    I'm a huge soccer fan, but I don't really feel the need...
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    NoVA Results

    Sorry again for the delay. Thanks to cclaxton, FredM, JConn, and zeroflux for helping with match setup and to everyone else who participated in the match.
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    NoVA Sorry for the delay on scores. I'll post them...

    Sorry for the delay on scores. I'll post them tomorrow.


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    Really? What other pistol (that isn't marketed...

    Really? What other pistol (that isn't marketed as competition only) has a similarly light and short trigger without a thumb safety? I haven't actually played with a VP9 yet, but the only trigger...
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    I assume the gov't would open a second...

    I assume the gov't would open a second nitrocellulose manufacturer if we needed the powder for a major war effort.


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    Volokh had a good article on his blog a couple of...

    Volokh had a good article on his blog a couple of years ago that explained that "treat guns like cars" is exactly what pro-gunners have been working towards for the last 20-30 years.


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  23. Still not as convenient as being able to walk...

    Still not as convenient as being able to walk into a store, at least until they get the direct drone shipping from their warehouse to my doorstep figured out, so I'm going to write and call Target to...
  24. Now Target is considering a ban on firearms:...

    Now Target is considering a ban on firearms: http://www.pagunblog.com/2014/06/09/target-weighing-sweeping-gun-ban/
  25. Thread: HK Striker Fired

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    Are you just assuming that the guns were properly...

    Are you just assuming that the guns were properly decocked? I spend quite a lot of time on a busy public range, and I often see TDA users who holster and draw without decocking.
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