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blford replied to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 2 hours ago

Re: Its Da Fifth of May,

I was dog-sitting for a friend and found my first six leaf clover.

Bill

*Tried grillin' burgers fer dinner last night and it literally started rainin' as soon as I was puttin' the burgers on *sigh**

Sun May 1

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blford replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 2:45 AM

Re: Obama calls for law enforcement to use elect

"A "smart gun" was available over a decade ago."

I guess what I meant to say is that the younger folks will continue to want more and more smart technology, to include weapons. As the old guys/gals calling gun
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Fri Apr 29

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blford replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 8:31 PM

Re: You All Will Appreciate This

Several other posters in this string used the phrase "pull." So is it "press" or "pull" or "either?"

Proper usage is press, but pull works too. Don't worry about proper nomenclature if you
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Thu Apr 28

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blford replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 6:21 PM

Re: You All Will Appreciate This

Since there have been several replies about "external" safeties, I'll reply to my own post so I'm not "pointing a finger" at any one person in this thread.

External safeties only serve one purpose; to prevent a trigger [more]

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blford replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 12:40 AM

Re: You All Will Appreciate This

Proper language for using a finger to manipulate the trigger is to "press" the trigger, not pull.

Several other posters in this string used the phrase "pull." So is it "press" or "pull" or
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Wed Apr 27

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blford replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 8:39 PM

Re: You All Will Appreciate This

Is there some mechanical tool that measures the pull pounds?

www.lymanproducts.com/lyman/tools/trigger-pull-gauge.php

Proper language for using a [more]

Tue Apr 26

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blford replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 9:31 AM

Re: Measuring Gun Violence with Technology

Years ago Richmond, VA was going to participate in a similar program to see if it'd be a valid program to invest in. I do not know if they did or did not continue the program, but it was only going to be used in the city and surrounding urban areas [more]

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blford replied to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 9:14 AM

Re: Passover BBq

(not thinking our ancestors had a grill)

Silly Girl. A grill is nothing more than a portable fire pit and everyone had a fire pit in those days; more commonly known as a hole in the ground. <bg>

Bill

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blford replied to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 9:05 AM

Re: Fresh Beef is the Best!!

Go to Mel's Char Palace!

LOL! I don't recall seeing that skit, but I sure do miss those guys!

Bill

Sun Apr 24

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blford posted to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 9:08 AM

Fresh Beef is the Best!!

Our neighbor next door recently bought half a cow that was raised locally and had us over for grilled burgers and hot dogs yesterday with a coupla games of Eight Ball afterwards.

Those burgers were to die for. Even though he used a ga$$er to [more]

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blford posted to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 9:00 AM

Justice System at Work

This past week we had the trial for the third alleged participant in the burglary of our neighbor's house. I only saw him for ten seconds or less from behind as he was running away. I was not a good witness in any attempt at identifying the third [more]

Sat Apr 23

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blford replied to the Computer Helpdesk board. 8:27 AM

Re: Pro/Options Boards

Howdy Carol,

I was hoping someone else would have an answer for you, but this board doesn't get much traffic.

I don't know anything about the boards you're speaking of, so I don't have an answer. But, I do think you'd have a good [more]

Mon Apr 11

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blford replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 5:48 PM

Re: CCW Insurance Coverage

Hello! You are right Bill, the USCCA does cover all legal expenses and civil suit and damages protection with memberships as well as providing that bail bond. It is also an insurance-backed benefit membership so you receive those benefits [more]

Sun Apr 10

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blford replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 9:31 AM

Re: Fast & Furious Was Stupid Idea in the 1st pl

They could have refused to sell the guns if they believed something wasn't right.

The second link to the Wikipedia article addresses that issue. Read the portion about Mike Detty under the Operations heading;

Operation [more]

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blford replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 9:19 AM

Re: CCW Insurance Coverage

So far, I'm leaning with getting both CCW Safe and USCCA.

I neither have insurance of this sort nor do I have experience with either company's policies.

However, I recently decided to subscribe to Concealed Carry, by USCCA, [more]

Thu Apr 7

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blford replied to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 10:52 PM

Re: Poll: Bill's Butts

Uh huh. If I had a quarter for every time I heard that excuse...

Bill

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blford replied to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 10:49 PM

Re: Poll: Bill's Butts

The sky's the limit! No amount is too much!

When The Boss says cook, I cook. The cost of not doing so is higher, way higher. <bg>

Bill

Wed Apr 6

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blford replied to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 11:48 PM

Re: The new Weber Summit

Prices I've seen start at $1500...

For less than half that price I'll bring everything required and smoke y'all two of my World Famous pork butts.

Bill

*and I won't even ask for a ride either, me*

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blford replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 6:42 PM

Re: Handgun Training

Hey mcb,

Sounds like y'all had a good time and did well. Congrats!!

Nickel-plated? NTTIAWWT.

I dunno what that means, but I kinda like Nickel-plated and/or SS. They might be flashy and "expose" themselves [more]

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blford replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 6:32 PM

Re: Handgun Training

I had many firsts - drawing from concealment with live rounds...

Look at your target first, draw your handgun while pointing your index finger towards the target as it rides along the slide of your handgun with the index finger/front [more]

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