| Outdoor Board|| Removing/Installing Novak Cut 1911 Rear Sights - Judge Smails on 2/1/14 at 12:51 pm|
Is this something I can accomplish myself? If so, what tools/steps are involved to not mar the existing rear sight and slide? ...
| Outdoor Board|| Winner of Black Rhino Hunt Auction Threatened - Judge Smails on 1/17/14 at 8:16 am|
SIAP - would like to see what others think about this. Corey Knowlton, who some of you may recognize from Jim Shockey's "The Professionals", has had his and his family's lives threatened after it was revealed that he was the winner of a Dallas Safari Club auction for the right to hunt a black rhino ...
| Outdoor Board|| Educate me on Colt "Snake" Revolvers - Judge Smails on 1/3/14 at 9:35 am|
I've decided this will be the next addition to my collection. I'm interested in the history and caliber details of the various models....
Ex - Anaconda was a later Colt offering, was only in .44 Mag, Cobra was the first Colt snake gun, etc.
As many books have been written on Colt's venerable ...
| Outdoor Board|| Beretta A400 Xplor Unico Kickoff - Used Price? - Judge Smails on 12/2/13 at 1:28 pm|
LGS has the above listed shotgun in good condition for $999.90 (with box and chokes). Friend that works there said the previous owner traded it b/c it rubbed a constant blister on his middle finger from the trigger guard. He said he'd work with me on the price.... Is it worth $900-$950?...
| Outdoor Board|| .308 WIN Rifle Owners - Ammo Question - Judge Smails on 9/26/13 at 9:08 pm|
First off I'm not trying to start a ballistic tip debate here. I've decided to go with a soft point round (in lieu of a ballistic tip). What grain of ammo do you use in your .308 and why?...
| Outdoor Board|| Democracy in action - vote for Cerakote color on my new Stoeger - Judge Smails on 9/22/13 at 11:56 am|
Bought a Stoeger M 3000 (black/synthetic) yesterday and am l am meeting my Cerakote guy at 2:30 today. I'm thinking either graphite black or some type of gray. Thoughts on color? TIA...
| Outdoor Board|| Buck Rogers Q&A - Life Lessons Divulged Within - Judge Smails on 8/22/13 at 7:18 am|
Buck this one's for you - OBer's feel free to ask and questions and I will attempt to keep a summary in the OP.
1. Buck, based on your critical evaluation of bapple's self defense handgun videos on Youtube what would you recommend for a intermediate skill level handgunner who looks to begin to co...
| Outdoor Board|| Ridiculous Scenario - AR Lower Purchase (Out Of State) - Judge Smails on 8/21/13 at 9:00 am|
Bro-in-law lives in AR and travels regularly to OK for work. He's found an AR lower he wants (some Rainier Arms zombie version). Guy at the shop tells him he can't sell it to him because it "can't be transported across state lines". I tell him I don't believe that to be accurate, as I have purchased...
| Outdoor Board|| "Archery Talk" - Single Pin Sight Suggestions - Judge Smails on 7/30/13 at 3:52 pm|
I know this topic has been covered before but I was never interested in it in the past - now I am. I've narrowed it to three options:
1. Sword Centurion
2. HHA OL-5519
3. Black Gold Ascent
Any feedback in general on single pin sights or these three specifically? ...
| Outdoor Board|| Any OBer's seen a Colt Marine pistol at their LGS? - Judge Smails on 7/7/13 at 9:41 pm|
I think Doc scored one several months ago. I have a friend who is in the market but won't pay the ridiculous Gunbroker prices.
| Outdoor Board|| Come and get it OB! In stock! - Judge Smails on 7/1/13 at 3:54 pm|
Over 28 types of Remington ammo in stock
| Outdoor Board|| Upgrading internal parts on a 1911 - Judge Smails on 6/25/13 at 2:42 pm|
Picked up a Colt 01991 this weekend and am interested in upgrading some of the internal parts. I'm looking at Ed Brown parts. My gunsmith is a fan of 10-8 products. What's the OB's opinion on brands for upgrading parts?...
| Outdoor Board|| Thoughts on CZ 75B - Judge Smails on 6/17/13 at 8:25 pm|
I've got a buddy who is telling me this is the best shooting handgun he's ever handled. Anyone here have any thoughts/experience with this so called Czech masterpiece?...
| Outdoor Board|| Shooting/Range Bag - Input Needed - Judge Smails on 6/12/13 at 7:02 pm|
Any of ya'll have any recommendations on range bags? Here's one I'm looking at -
| Outdoor Board|| No 1911 Thread on the First page - Ed Brown barrels - Judge Smails on 5/28/13 at 9:55 am|
Some of you know I picked up a used Kimber Custom II recently. What none of us knew was that the Bar-sto (hyphen for KR) barrel that was installed was a shite job by the smith that did it. Does anyone have any experience with an Ed Brown drop in barrel? My smith has offered to order any drop in barre...
| Outdoor Board|| Ford Owners Sue for Defective Ecoboost Engine - Judge Smails on 5/24/13 at 9:06 am|
Three Ohio drivers are suing Ford Motor Co., claiming the company's six-cylinder EcoBoost engine is defective.The lawsuit was filed late last week in U.S. District Court in Columbus. [b]A similar lawsuit involving different drivers was filed last month in U.S. District Court in Louisiana.[/b]
| Outdoor Board|| Is the Colt 01991 the nicest GI model 1911? - Judge Smails on 5/10/13 at 9:31 pm|
I'm in the market for a GI model 1911. Can anyone speak to this particular model? Looks like it can be had for $900, which is higher than the Springfield Mil Spec?
| Outdoor Board|| Barsto Aftermarket Barrels for 1911's - Judge Smails on 5/4/13 at 3:56 pm|
Does anyone have any experience with them? My new to me Kimber has one in it. They have good reviews from Creepy Larry's site. What say the 1911 gurus of the OB?
Where u at KR?
Where u at bapple?
| Outdoor Board|| Reloading Equipment Question - RCBS Chargemaster 1500 - Judge Smails on 4/21/13 at 9:47 pm|
Any OB reloaders use this? I know it's a bit pricey but everything I've read looks good. As a new reloader the powder weighing and measuring component is definitely the most intimidating aspect of the process. Let's hear it before I drop $300 on this thing........
| Outdoor Board|| Another 1911 Thread - Kimber Custom II - UPDATED OP - Judge Smails on 4/5/13 at 10:03 pm|
To a novice like myself it looks similar to the Sig Nightmare. I have heard/read all the noise about Kimber quality not being what it used to be... that being said is this a better 1911 than a Remington R1 Enhanced?
UPDATE - Was able to locate one on Gunbroker with a guy out of Monroe and negotia...
| Outdoor Board|| The Ultimate Wolf in Sheep's Clothing 1911 Discussion - Judge Smails on 4/1/13 at 3:08 pm|
So while discussing night sight options for my Colt today my gunsmith started a interesting conversation with me. What would be the ultimate "wolf in sheep's clothing" 1911? What I mean is the best of the best in aftermarket parts on the plainest possible frame? We discussed best bang for the buck a...
| Outdoor Board|| Night Sights Rec for Colt Commander - Judge Smails on 3/29/13 at 6:47 pm|
New 1911 owner and have had night sights by Tru Glo, Meprolight, Trijicon, and more. Anyone have a recommendation specifically for a Colt Delta Elite?...
| Outdoor Board|| Lookin at this jon boat - help needed - Judge Smails on 3/27/13 at 9:12 am|
Can anybody tell me if it's any good? Will be my first boat purchase?
| Outdoor Board|| Gunbroker Payment Method Question - Judge Smails on 3/21/13 at 8:43 pm|
Anyone ever had an issue when paying by certified check/money order? This will be my first winning auction where I pay with anything other than a credit card....
| Outdoor Board|| Colt Delta Elite ?'s - Batsignal for CD & KR - Judge Smails on 3/17/13 at 9:49 pm|
From a construction/fit/finish perspective, is there any reason (outside of obvious sentimental reasons for you CD) to purchase one of the originals versus a current production model?...
| Outdoor Board|| Another trade for the OB to ponder - Judge Smails on 3/11/13 at 8:06 pm|
Found a guy who wants to trade his "like new" Ruger Super Blackhawk with 7 1/4" barrel for a baby Glock. What say ye Glock lovers/haters?
| Outdoor Board|| Colt Defender Value? - Judge Smails on 2/25/13 at 4:02 pm|
I realize you guys salivate over Colt 1911's. What's the value of everything you see in this pic?
| Outdoor Board|| Handgun Hunters - ASSEMBLE (Ballistics Discussion) - Judge Smails on 2/21/13 at 3:10 pm|
Anybody here who handgun hunts care to share with me the brand of ammo they use? I just got a .357 and I was looking at a Federal 140 grain load with a Barnes bullet as well as Barnes Vor-tx round that's also 140 grains. This is for whitetail btw......
| Outdoor Board|| Need Input on South FL Hunting Guides/Services - Judge Smails on 2/18/13 at 1:53 pm|
OBer's I need input on hunting opportunities in and around Naples, FL. I'm getting drug there for a vacation in April and it looks as though I could hunt hogs, gators, or turkeys. Anyone have any experience with guides/hunting services/outfitters in this part of the world? ...
| Outdoor Board|| Another Handgun Hunting Question - Would You Buy It? - Judge Smails on 2/11/13 at 2:59 pm|
Ruger Super Red Hawk in 44 Mag with 7.5 inch barrel includes ammo and Nikon 2x power long eye relief scope. Supposedly has only been shot to sight in (less than one box). Seller is at $1k firm....