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    I'm envious of the 19. The first firearm I ever...

    I'm envious of the 19. The first firearm I ever bought was a early 1990's Model 19 in that configuration.
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    Yep, and that 1911 charisma is why I'm...

    Yep, and that 1911 charisma is why I'm fascinated, from afar, by them. Even thought I understand all the practical advantages offered by my HKs and Glocks.



    Thanks vcdgrips - I've always...
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    Couple random thoughts about 1911s and special...

    Couple random thoughts about 1911s and special mission units.

    The mission tempo for those units has always been high. "Inside Delta Force" by CSM Eric Haney describes a grueling training and...
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    So, the corruption associated with licensing...

    So, the corruption associated with licensing cannabis businesses is not always "borderline" .
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    Thread drift, but I also experience pre-ignition...

    Thread drift, but I also experience pre-ignition push with very crisp triggers. I do much better with a rolling break - just a personal issue. That said, I've been told that a good gunsmith can set...
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    I'm not religious about cleaning my G19 which...

    I'm not religious about cleaning my G19 which serves as a daily carry piece and nightstand gun.

    That said, I think it makes sense to clean and lube any firearm you may need in a life threatening...
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    Water security is a long-term challenge...

    Water security is a long-term challenge throughout most of the western US. Even the mighty Ogallala aquifer is declining. We'll need to make significant investments in capture and recharge projects...
  8. Excellent AAR. For some reason, I was a...

    Excellent AAR.

    For some reason, I was a little biased against attending one of Super Dave's classes. No idea why. This AAR completely changed my perception. Sounds like an excellent class.
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    Whites have been sliding down the socio-economic...

    Whites have been sliding down the socio-economic ladder in SA for some time, and many with the means already immigrated to the US, UK, NZ, etc. However, a quick tour of twitter shows that Indians...
  10. Thread: Afghanistan

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    My deep gratitude to Americans and our allies who...

    My deep gratitude to Americans and our allies who served in Afghanistan. Especially to those who were wounded or killed.

    It's horrific but unsurprising that the taliban are making reprisals and...
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    Spent some time on twitter and youtube. There's...

    Spent some time on twitter and youtube. There's a ton of indignation about "militias" and "vigilantes" defending neighborhoods.

    Not so much indignation about, you know, massive looting, arson,...
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    Holosun in The Wild

    I had some business at my local sheriff's office yesterday. The senior deputy who helped me was carrying a G17 with a 507C. I also spoke with another deputy who is very happy with her 507C with...
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    You'd want to be careful of a guy named Platt...

    You'd want to be careful of a guy named Platt.
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    Poll: I suggest we leave the GEN4 ejection thread...

    I suggest we leave the GEN4 ejection thread stickied. I've used it twice recently with two Gen 3 Glocks. For whatever reason, my recently acquired Gen 3 G26 and G19 had wonky extraction and...
  15. Really interesting discussion. Thanks gentlemen.

    Really interesting discussion. Thanks gentlemen.
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    It appears that a new player has joined the...

    It appears that a new player has joined the market. Presenting Clear Rear.

    "From stink to pink in seconds flat."


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LXMSMNJk4qY
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    Not much to add, but: Battlewerx has done 2 of...

    Not much to add, but:

    Battlewerx has done 2 of my G19 slides. Turn around time was good and the work is nice. I had them refinish one of them, and on the other I just slapped some cold blue on...
  18. I always find that platform changes are more...

    I always find that platform changes are more expensive than I originally estimate. New guns must be vetted (as mentioned above), and often require holsters, aftermarket sights, tools, mags, slide...
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    Just checked parallax with two different 507C X2....

    Just checked parallax with two different 507C X2. I put a B-8 at about 15 meters in my back yard, and with a benched slide, watched the dot shift as I moved my head. The dot did move around, but...
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    Thanks for the input guys.

    Thanks for the input guys.
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    Tracking Dot in Recoil

    Question for experienced dot folks...

    Since we're supposed to be target focused while shooting with the dot, I assume it is best practice to stay target focused during recoil, and track the dot...
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    I don't see the photo you mentioned, and I'm not...

    I don't see the photo you mentioned, and I'm not sure I fully understand your post, but here's my take:

    1. I got a bad 507C recently. It flickered on and off and wasn't very bright. I sent it...
  23. Interesting and educational, thanks to both of...

    Interesting and educational, thanks to both of you.
  24. A friendly reminder that Borderland Beat is back...

    A friendly reminder that Borderland Beat is back online, after a hiatus. It's a good source of info on cartel-related crime.
    http://www.borderlandbeat.com/

    A word of warning - some images and...
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    Have you seen any safety or reliability issues...

    Have you seen any safety or reliability issues with the Ghost connectors?
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