RIck I am actually surprised at myself how much it appeals to me. I am not really a fan of modern firearms and generally despise ARs and Rails. But I got the chance to shoot a non nighthawk version a few years back and I just can't shake it.
Well Rick you'll be happy to know when the time came for the trade/purchase....my traditional side won out and I ended up trading straight up for a Korth Mongoose as opposed to the more expensive and out there super sport. The fact I could trade straight up for the mongoose with no cash plus it's more traditional appearance won out.
Years of gun pics on this forum may lay testament that I am a Colt guy at heart..
but once again.. a sin has been committed.
another Tupperware gun .. purchased I have. G17
but . In my defense your honor. What do you do when you come across a gun that’s got your name on it.
... I mean...
That this thread should serve as an overflow area for members to go to when they find themselves having a secondary discussion in a thread that tends to be more or less "off topic" from the Original Poster's primary objective topic...thus not derailing the OP's original...
This is a very interesting blog. Makes me want to go exploring!
TINCANBANDIT's Gunsmithing: Ghost Gun Factories
Here's a couple of google street views of two old gun factories today:
Iver Johnson factory, Fitchburg, MA
Hopkins & Allen factory, Norwich, CT
I just picked up another set of Roper stocks and thought that I would post them along with a couple of other sets that I have for the Detective Special:
Here they are on a 3" Police Positive Special:
Shown with a Detective Special:
Here is another set on a Fitz Detective Special:
It seems like there is a huge disconnect between sellers and buyers these days. When did sellers stop answering questions on the guns they have for sale? They think if they add high resolution pictures that should answer any questions that buyers would have. Unfortunately that is not true, in...