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    I would like to buy one of these to fit my .45...

    I would like to buy one of these to fit my .45 ACP Shield. Looking at their website, I formed the opinion that the "one size
    fits several" may be the design plan. That opinion is an observation and...
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    I made an account and will buy one of their...

    I made an account and will buy one of their products. I have not determined where they are made. Any information on their origin?
  3. These blems may or may not have cannelures, which...

    These blems may or may not have cannelures, which in this instance assists in binding jacket to lead. Loaded as wadcutters into .357 brass and with a powder charge of 4.0 Bullseye, they would achieve...
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    Were there any complaints about the HK P2000?

    Were there any complaints about the HK P2000?
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    I worked for a health department, and if mine...

    I worked for a health department, and if mine were typical, then nothing surprises me. When I learned who made up the disaster plan committee, I was horrified. Though I could have received free flu...
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    I read and study covid-19 "articles" as much as...

    I read and study covid-19 "articles" as much as the next guy, and despite having a pea brain I processed most of it. Reflecting on mounds of data, I wonder about the outcome had we not had the...
  7. In the early 1980's Jovino's advertised police...

    In the early 1980's Jovino's advertised police trade in revolvers like the Detective Special. I bought three for small sums. I would call the shop and speak with the nicest lady who would set aside...
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    Fixing Taurus will be expensive and may require...

    Fixing Taurus will be expensive and may require retooling. Most definitely retraining will be necessary. I think it will be a bigger task of trying to sell democratic government to Arab countries....
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    I want to thank my friends here for making me...

    I want to thank my friends here for making me feel like a genius.;)
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    The Swiss authors referred to various persons and...

    The Swiss authors referred to various persons and mentioned their opinions in a long article reminiscent of those published in Popular Mechanics. In their many bullet points they presented illusion...
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    I just now saw that the nations's death number is...

    I just now saw that the nations's death number is 92,000 which is a sum that surprises me. Though I favor sensible reopening strategy, I fear that the junk will reignite as people return to work and...
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    Mass quality varies. Note that some have been...

    Mass quality varies. Note that some have been returned to the maker. Many are home made. I wear this type. As I shop, I stay far away from non mask wears. This choice seems to be a good idea based on...
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    Having tinkered with one Lee progressive taught...

    Having tinkered with one Lee progressive taught me to disassemble, clean certain parts, reassemble, and then try again. Using Flitz polish on surfaces helped. I remember that the plastic case tubes...
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    By chance I encountered an old college friend in...

    By chance I encountered an old college friend in another city in another state after not having seen him in decades. Too have something to say, I asked whatever happened to that girl with the big...
  16. 03RN is correct that wax or grease can increase...

    03RN is correct that wax or grease can increase pressure. Note that when shooting lead bullets with conventional lube the bore becomes coated with a thin layer of grease. The old Lyman lube of...
  17. Powder residue, lubricant, and lead particles...

    Powder residue, lubricant, and lead particles have formed crud that now causes friction impeding cylinder rotation. Crud gets under extractor star and pushes star back against that part of frame...
  18. Unsized, unlubed bullets are sold to those who...

    Unsized, unlubed bullets are sold to those who wish to experiment. For example, I might buy .360 diameter bullets so that I can reduce some to .359, some to .358. and some to .357. With these...
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    I have a made in 1956 Colt Police Positive...

    I have a made in 1956 Colt Police Positive Special that came to me unfired with Fuzzy grips.
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    China manufacturers may be relying on vigorous...

    China manufacturers may be relying on vigorous recycling efforts to lower some material costs. Copper, iron, and aluminum are examples. I wonder about theft of product from facility to shipping...
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    Copper price is a big part of the expense--cases...

    Copper price is a big part of the expense--cases and bullet jackets.
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    I assume that knockoff copies of your product...

    I assume that knockoff copies of your product come from China. If so, does their government make an effort to penalize the trespassers?
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    Chinese and U.S. economies are so intertwined...

    Chinese and U.S. economies are so intertwined that that untying this knot is unlikely. When Trump brags about the U.S. having had the best economy in the world pre-covid-19, is it not odd that it...
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    One way to increase velocity is using an...

    One way to increase velocity is using an undersized lead bullet. Lead bullets move through the barrel with less friction. A smaller diameter reduces resistance. This combination could interact to...
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    I knew a man who was an ardent quail hunter. He...

    I knew a man who was an ardent quail hunter. He had a kennel with several bird dogs. When one dog slowed down or was deemed not useful, he shot it. Over the years he shot many of his working dogs. He...
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