Well, the board is either fixed, or it's going to run terribly. Cross your fingers and hope for the best. I'm at my technical limit right now.

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by m47dragon
Fri Aug 16, 2019 9:26 pm
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: Lincoln Highway millitary Vehicles
Replies: 4
Views: 158
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Re: Lincoln Highway millitary Vehicles

The July/August issue of Michigan History magazine has a great article about the convoy.
by m47dragon
Sun Aug 11, 2019 10:54 am
Forum: Reloading
Topic: Who here uses a wet tumbler?
Replies: 4
Views: 226
United States of America

Re: Who here uses a wet tumbler?

I wet tumble the bulk brass that I pick up from our local range. Rinse,dry and tumble with walnut shell and a bit of Flitz or Brasso.
by m47dragon
Thu Jun 27, 2019 7:08 pm
Forum: Bullet Casting
Topic: Heat Treated Cast Bullets
Replies: 4
Views: 1182
United States of America

Re: Heat Treated Cast Bullets

How about a deep fryer basket for quenching?
by m47dragon
Mon Jun 10, 2019 5:38 am
Forum: General Firearms Topics
Topic: To strip or not to strip
Replies: 7
Views: 648
United States of America

Re: To strip or not to strip

I’d take it off to see what it looks like underneath. For about $5 worth of Krylon, you can always go back to camo.
by m47dragon
Fri Jun 07, 2019 9:27 pm
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: United States Military Academies
Replies: 14
Views: 1991
United States of America

Re: United States Military Academies

Do we have any graduates or attendees of our nation’s military academies? Specifically USAFA? My youngest son received his appointment on Monday. We toured the school a year and a half ago: very impressive. Not at all like the Marine Corps :D Any tips, pointers, etc? Another nugget of wisdom, that ...
by m47dragon
Fri May 31, 2019 10:36 pm
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: United States Military Academies
Replies: 14
Views: 1991
United States of America

Re: United States Military Academies

Cattus Borealis wrote:
Thu Apr 25, 2019 8:49 am
Congrats!

Memorize Plebe knowledge before starting Cadet Basic Training. Learn the USAF Ranks. Learn to polish brass and do spit shines on low quarters. Get in running shape.

Good luck!

CMS
USMA Class of 2003
Thank you...and thank you for your service!
by m47dragon
Fri May 31, 2019 10:35 pm
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: United States Military Academies
Replies: 14
Views: 1991
United States of America

Re: United States Military Academies

I visited the Air Force Academy back in the early 90's, didn't get to tour the buildings but toured their static aircraft displays. The old B-52 BUFF brought back memories of my tech school time at Chanute AFB Il. in 66-67. And you're right about Colorado being one beautiful state. I've lived in th...
by m47dragon
Fri May 31, 2019 10:33 pm
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: United States Military Academies
Replies: 14
Views: 1991
United States of America

Re: United States Military Academies

Learn all he can before he gets there, but don't be a know it all when he gets there, or he'll be singled out. Hope that makes sense...... Makes perfect sense even to a Marine like me😁 My son graduated from high school this evening. His Eagle Scout Court of Honor is tomorrow morning. His induction ...
by m47dragon
Fri May 10, 2019 9:45 pm
Forum: Militaria, Kits, Belts, Packs, etc
Topic: Surplus Splurge
Replies: 7
Views: 2508
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Re: Surplus Splurge

Good finds👍
by m47dragon
Thu May 09, 2019 9:04 pm
Forum: Militaria, Kits, Belts, Packs, etc
Topic: Surplus Splurge
Replies: 7
Views: 2508
United States of America

Re: Surplus Splurge

Pics?
by m47dragon
Thu Apr 25, 2019 9:27 am
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: United States Military Academies
Replies: 14
Views: 1991
United States of America

Re: United States Military Academies

Thanks folks!
by m47dragon
Wed Apr 24, 2019 8:59 pm
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: United States Military Academies
Replies: 14
Views: 1991
United States of America

United States Military Academies

Do we have any graduates or attendees of our nation’s military academies? Specifically USAFA? My youngest son received his appointment on Monday. We toured the school a year and a half ago: very impressive. Not at all like the Marine Corps :D Any tips, pointers, etc?
by m47dragon
Sat Apr 13, 2019 10:45 am
Forum: General Firearms Topics
Topic: Anyone tried Aguila ammo?
Replies: 13
Views: 1586
United States of America

Re: Anyone tried Aguila ammo?

I shoot both 9mm and 30 carbine with very good results.
by m47dragon
Thu Apr 04, 2019 10:10 pm
Forum: General Firearms Topics
Topic: What pistol to get?
Replies: 13
Views: 1737
United States of America

Re: What pistol to get?

Hampels...they seem to get them in fairly often.
by m47dragon
Thu Apr 04, 2019 8:51 pm
Forum: General Firearms Topics
Topic: What pistol to get?
Replies: 13
Views: 1737
United States of America

Re: What pistol to get?

I happen to know of a shop in your area that often has some nice Colt Police Positive models.

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