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Messages - ArmedTexan

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Where do I begin... letís start with the latest. About two years I was drilling holes in my sonís pinewood derby car so I could add some weights to it. The damn 3/8 drill bit kept getting stuck I was getting pissed. So I removed the car from the clamp and held the car in my hand and preceded to slowly drill (not through) the car. Well it just happened that the drill bit gripped the wood well and quickly went through the wooden car and into my left hand. The 3/8 inch bit entered my hand between my ring and little finger. Yeah it hurt but I hated that I foolishly placed my hand where a bit could cut through.

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General Gun Discussion / Re: Misfits shooting range
« on: Yesterday at 04:46:44 PM »
Thanks guys for the input! Thatís why I like this forum, there is always someone that knows. Some of the smartest guys around!

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General Gun Discussion / Re: Misfits shooting range
« on: Yesterday at 06:29:36 AM »
I live in Tomball, just north of Houston.

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Sometime after the war, with several thousands of dollars and buy up as many military surplus rifles as I could. Then return to present and make a killín!

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General Gun Discussion / Misfits shooting range
« on: January 18, 2018, 10:13:35 PM »
Has anyone heard or been to misfits shooting range? Itís a private range in Magnolia. Family membership is $340 annually with no shooting fees. Been wanting to join a private range that isnít over an hour away.

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I really enjoy my American Classic II 1911 full size though. Great trigger and solid bullseye accuracy.

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I always wanted to be a stuntman driver or a race car driver. But lottery winner is also a great paying job that I would enjoy.

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Damn near impossible question to answer, itís like asking me which one of my children I love the most! I like several of my guns very much but each for different reasons. Some are because of its historical significance, accuracy, and fun/ease of shooting because of the ammo or cost of.

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Now a Ruger revolver,, :thumbsup1: ,, ALL my revolvers are Rugers,, with one exception,,
being a "just because"  ( iffin I remember right )  No#1  birdshead  .32 caliber black powder  revolver, built in 1867.
Agreed, I really like my Ruger revolvers, but Rugerís semi autos donít excite or empress me.

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Is there one this week? I never understood the award shows and never noticed even they are on. I hear that watching grass grow and paint drying is more entertaining.

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General Gun Discussion / Re: 2018 planned purchases?
« on: January 08, 2018, 11:12:31 PM »
Iím focused this year on ammo! Prices are low and I need to restock this year.

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Never been to California, never really wanted to go either. Well hell im already in the best place on earth.

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Who is Al Gore again???

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General Gun Discussion / Re: ..do you own firearms "just cause" ?..
« on: January 06, 2018, 10:58:30 PM »
I buy guns for several reasons, first protection, second historical, third because itís cool and I wanted it. As most of yíall the cost is one concern but the wife is a larger concern. I just tell her that that ďnew lookingĒ gun isnít new itís been in the safe for years just wanted to shoot it again. Just I know it lying to her, but she always low balls the price on the crap she buys so I call it even.  :th_thicon_idea:

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Merry Christmas

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General Gun Discussion / Re: A shooting meet?
« on: December 16, 2017, 10:28:23 PM »
We should have another range day in the next few months. One that the weather AND traffic is good. I still canít get over that, out of all weekends, 45 was closed this weekend!

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General Gun Discussion / Re: A shooting meet?
« on: December 16, 2017, 01:47:11 PM »
Damn traffic on I-45 and then HWY 75 308nato and I are calling it a day. Moving at about 1 mile a hour, thereís at least 2-3 miles to go to get into Huntsville. Sorry guys.

This is the reason for the BS traffic!
http://www.itemonline.com/news/local_news/hpd-will-have-extra-patrols-to-assist-with-i-/article_a8508ce7-3821-58b9-8f61-229b716eded6.html

Mighty smart of Txdot to tear down a bridge and close the interstate before Christmas with only a 2 lane road as a detour.

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General Gun Discussion / Re: A shooting meet?
« on: December 16, 2017, 08:35:02 AM »
Iím loading the guns up and getting ready

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General Gun Discussion / Re: A shooting meet?
« on: December 15, 2017, 11:30:31 PM »
I hope that Texas weather remains like Texas weather. Crossing fingers that the forecast looks different in the morning!

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General Gun Discussion / Re: A shooting meet?
« on: December 15, 2017, 06:21:21 PM »
Just a thought. But does anyone have some old steel plates? I have some 30í06 black tip armor piercing ammo that Iíve never used.
Also Iím bringing a table and chairs, just in case there isnít any place to rest.

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