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Gun Talk Radio 3/25/12
Gun Talk Radio ^ | 3/25/12 | Tom Gresham

Posted on 03/25/2012 5:01:36 PM PDT by mylife

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3/25/12~~07:00 CST

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National Reciprocity, Reloading, and more - This Week on Gun Talk Radio

Mandeville, LA – It’s national reciprocity legislation, reloading and custom scopes, this week on Tom Gresham's Gun Talk (R) Radio, the original nationally-syndicated radio talk show about guns and the shooting sports.

The need for national reciprocity -- for all states to honor carry permits issued by any state -- has been on the front pages recently as a nursing student and a former Marine both faced felony charges in New York City after trying to check their firearms at the Empire State Building and the 911 Memorial. Both had permits allowing legal carry in their states, and tried to be responsible by checking the firearms with law enforcement officers. Unfortunately, both were arrested for violating New York's Draconian laws, and faced a minimum sentence of more than three years in prison. Only because of the public furor at this injustice were they both able to reach deals allowing them to avoid prison time.

Senators David Vitter (R-LA) and John Thune (R-SD) have introduced S. 2213, a bill which would allow citizens with carry permits, and those from states with Constitutional Carry (no permit needed), to carry in all states. Sen. Vitter joins Tom this Sunday to discuss the bill. Read more here: http://www.vitter.senate.gov/public/index.cfm?FuseAction=PressRoom.PressReleases&ContentRecord_id=31bc0814-fe8e-fdaf-06f5-a72c6e67588f&Region_id=c3dc2c74-7e9c-9af9-70d1-fbc02edc3477&Issue_id=

Pat Mundy, Communications Manager for Leupold & Steven, Inc., drops by to discuss some new products and cool scopes from the custom shop. Leupold is a fifth-generation, family-owned company, in operation since 1907. For more info on Leupold, visit them at http://leupold.com/. See Leupold’s 1.5-4x scope from the custom shop in action here: http://youtu.be/RFhM0NHsYLk.

Sinclair International’s President Bill Gravatt stops in on Sunday to discuss the benefits and how-to of reloading for long range shooting. Find all the items you need to begin reloading at http://www.sinclairintl.com/.

Gun Talk and Magnum Research are giving away a Baby Desert Eagle! Enter to win this compact pistol and two magazines at www.guntalk.com/co

1 posted on 03/25/2012 5:01:45 PM PDT by mylife
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To: MaxMax; 50cal Smokepole; Randy Larsen; lolhelp; waterhill; Clint N. Suhks; Envisioning; ...

Pow!!!


2 posted on 03/25/2012 5:03:35 PM PDT by mylife (The Roar Of The Masses Could Be Farts)
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To: mylife
KABOOM!

3 posted on 03/25/2012 5:04:59 PM PDT by deoetdoctrinae (Gun-free zones are playgrounds for felons)
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To: All

Freepmail to get On/Off the Gun Talk Pinglist


4 posted on 03/25/2012 5:05:12 PM PDT by mylife (The Roar Of The Masses Could Be Farts)
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To: deoetdoctrinae
Early rail gun prototype? ☺
5 posted on 03/25/2012 5:06:40 PM PDT by mylife (The Roar Of The Masses Could Be Farts)
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To: deoetdoctrinae

Now, that’s plain cool! Guns and Trains? A collectors dream.


6 posted on 03/25/2012 5:08:02 PM PDT by mylife (The Roar Of The Masses Could Be Farts)
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To: mylife

POW


7 posted on 03/25/2012 5:09:03 PM PDT by davetex (All my weapons got melted by a NASA space pod!!)
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To: deoetdoctrinae

How do you fit that thing into the safe?


8 posted on 03/25/2012 5:10:16 PM PDT by davetex (All my weapons got melted by a NASA space pod!!)
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To: All

Tom will discuss the Trayvon Martin incident.

Perhaps we will get some clarity on this circus tonight.


9 posted on 03/25/2012 5:11:01 PM PDT by mylife (The Roar Of The Masses Could Be Farts)
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To: mylife

Heh! I’ve been spending all weekend watching hickok45’s YouTube videos. He’s a pretty good shot.
http://www.youtube.com/user/hickok45/featured


10 posted on 03/25/2012 5:11:58 PM PDT by RandallFlagg (Look for the union label, then buy elsewhere.)
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To: davetex

Who’s gonna steal it?


11 posted on 03/25/2012 5:12:08 PM PDT by mylife (The Roar Of The Masses Could Be Farts)
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To: davetex; mylife
Remember in JAWS when the sheriff said "You're gonna need a bigger boat"? Well, I'm gonna need a bigger safe. LOL.

Photograph of US 14 inch 50-caliber gun on Mk II railway mounting. This model was introduced too late for use in World War I. Date circa. 1918-1921

12 posted on 03/25/2012 5:12:54 PM PDT by deoetdoctrinae (Gun-free zones are playgrounds for felons)
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To: RandallFlagg

Hicock45 is a riot and he has been a guest on this show.


13 posted on 03/25/2012 5:13:23 PM PDT by mylife (The Roar Of The Masses Could Be Farts)
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To: deoetdoctrinae

Thats no 50 cal. 50MM maybe.
Still gonna need a bigger safe!


14 posted on 03/25/2012 5:15:29 PM PDT by mylife (The Roar Of The Masses Could Be Farts)
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To: davetex

Hey there Dave!


15 posted on 03/25/2012 5:17:07 PM PDT by mylife (The Roar Of The Masses Could Be Farts)
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To: mylife
       IN ...
16 posted on 03/25/2012 5:18:52 PM PDT by smokingfrog ( sleep with one eye open (<o> ---)
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National reciprocity is so important.
Without it we aren’t truly free.


17 posted on 03/25/2012 5:19:11 PM PDT by mylife (The Roar Of The Masses Could Be Farts)
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To: smokingfrog

Heya Frog!
Nice tonic.


18 posted on 03/25/2012 5:20:38 PM PDT by mylife (The Roar Of The Masses Could Be Farts)
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To: smokingfrog

Cheers!! Klink


19 posted on 03/25/2012 5:23:18 PM PDT by davetex (All my weapons got melted by a NASA space pod!!)
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To: mylife; All

When are they going to get around to us disabled veterans? I know all of you “guys” who carry concealed have your issues, but we 100% disabled vets would just like to have a fire are & our rights have been striped by the gov.’t & they may be looking at some of our other rights as well, like voting....


20 posted on 03/25/2012 5:25:46 PM PDT by TMSuchman (John 15;13 & Exodus 21:22-25)
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Texas DPS says like .001% of CHL holders commit armed crimes.
It just doesn’t happen
This notion that George Zimmermann is some sort of trigger happy wacko is remote.


21 posted on 03/25/2012 5:28:01 PM PDT by mylife (The Roar Of The Masses Could Be Farts)
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To: TMSuchman

100% disabled?
Im sorry for your troubles.
Vets get **** for what they gave to the nation.
I spent 6 years in the US sub fleet on fast attack submarines and never even got a GI bill.


22 posted on 03/25/2012 5:31:17 PM PDT by mylife (The Roar Of The Masses Could Be Farts)
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To: RandallFlagg

Did you see the one when he shot a suppressor/silencer on a Glock?

I had no idea they were legal...


23 posted on 03/25/2012 5:32:51 PM PDT by Clint N. Suhks
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To: TMSuchman

There are plenty of wheelchair bound and disabled folks that carry concealed. It does require a bit of adaptation. I can remember it being discussed once or twice, but not in detail.

I wonder if there are organizations like the VFW & American Legion that will provide a ride to the polls? I’d be willing to volunteer for something like that!


24 posted on 03/25/2012 5:34:09 PM PDT by smokingfrog ( sleep with one eye open (<o> ---)
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To: Clint N. Suhks

A $200 tax stamp for a class III device makes all legal.
Machine gun, suppressor, short barrel rifle, what ever.


25 posted on 03/25/2012 5:35:16 PM PDT by mylife (The Roar Of The Masses Could Be Farts)
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To: mylife

Supposedly you don’t need a stamp or anything to get a suppressor so said Hickock45.

I sent you the link did you see it?


26 posted on 03/25/2012 5:44:02 PM PDT by Clint N. Suhks
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To: Clint N. Suhks

I did not see it.
You do need a stamp. Suppressors are class III


27 posted on 03/25/2012 5:46:42 PM PDT by mylife (The Roar Of The Masses Could Be Farts)
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To: Clint N. Suhks

I saw that. It was pretty sweet.
Silencers/suppressors are legal. One just has to jump through the hoops to get one.
I’m waiting for an email from a manufacturer about information about silencers and Colorado laws.


28 posted on 03/25/2012 5:50:26 PM PDT by RandallFlagg (Look for the union label, then buy elsewhere.)
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To: All

Unarmed?

Do y’all know what the #1 method of homicide is in the UK now that guns are illegal?

Putting the boot in

Thats right, getting kicked to death.
In the arab world the rock has been used for millennia.


29 posted on 03/25/2012 5:51:06 PM PDT by mylife (The Roar Of The Masses Could Be Farts)
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I aint gonna let anyone “put the boot in”


30 posted on 03/25/2012 5:53:08 PM PDT by mylife (The Roar Of The Masses Could Be Farts)
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To: Clint N. Suhks

From TSRA, Alice Tripp........

Current Texas law does not restrict the use of suppressors in the field when hunting non-game species such as exotic game, wild hogs, or coyotes; so the major addition would include mule and white-tail deer and antelope.

What’s a suppressor? Incorrectly called “Silencers”, a suppressor is a device, controlled by federal law through BATF which dampens the sound of gunfire. TSRA Legislative Committee Vice Chair commented, “If firearms were invented today, OSHA would require guns to include a suppressor to protect shooters from hearing damage.”

How can an individual purchase a suppressor? Several companies manufacture suppressors for rifles and handguns and the average retail cost runs between $700-$800. However, the individual will not take immediate possession of their suppressor; not until the purchaser receives final approval from BATF. Both the purchaser and their suppressor will then be registered with the BATF.

Step one is to complete the application process. The application must include the signature of a Chief Law Enforcement Officer (CLEO) in the county of residence. This could be the county sheriff, police chief, or even the district attorney. If the application is not signed by the CLEO, the quest for a suppressor stops. Finding a signer for your application is not always easy.

When all is complete, including finger prints for the background check, the application and a one-time check for $200 are mailed to BATF and the wait begins. Processing time can take up to 6 months for a perfectly prepared application package.

Note: It is possible to shelter and to by-pass some of the steps involved in acquiring class III devices within a trust or corporation, speak with your family lawyer to decide what’s right for you.

Don’t forget to add-in the cost for a gunsmith to thread your barrell. The resale of a suppressor from one individual to another requires these same steps. A suppressor remains registered in the name of the owner until legally transferred. The penalty for an illegal suppressor or an illegal transfer is severe.


31 posted on 03/25/2012 5:55:33 PM PDT by davetex (All my weapons got melted by a NASA space pod!!)
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Ooops... there goes the KIDO feed. :(


32 posted on 03/25/2012 5:59:24 PM PDT by mylife (The Roar Of The Masses Could Be Farts)
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To: davetex

Did we lose the KIDO stream?

And FR seems extra slow today too...


33 posted on 03/25/2012 6:01:01 PM PDT by smokingfrog ( sleep with one eye open (<o> ---)
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To: mylife

You’re right, my bad. They made it sound like just buying a handgun.

http://www.ncsilencer.com/Home.html


34 posted on 03/25/2012 6:01:01 PM PDT by Clint N. Suhks
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And now its back..


35 posted on 03/25/2012 6:01:44 PM PDT by mylife (The Roar Of The Masses Could Be Farts)
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To: Clint N. Suhks

In typical fashion, you are free if you pay


36 posted on 03/25/2012 6:03:39 PM PDT by mylife (The Roar Of The Masses Could Be Farts)
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To: smokingfrog

The way the law is written that if you are 100% & have a fiduciary you loose your right to have a firearm as well as your family,friends & neighbors [as defined by the va]. They [the va] fears that we might go off and start shooting up every one & every place we see.


37 posted on 03/25/2012 6:03:57 PM PDT by TMSuchman (John 15;13 & Exodus 21:22-25)
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To: mylife

Howdy my!


38 posted on 03/25/2012 6:05:59 PM PDT by 2111USMC (Not a hard man to track. Leaves dead men wherever he goes.)
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To: smokingfrog

It’s always slow for me, but I read slow so it’s OK.

LOL


39 posted on 03/25/2012 6:05:59 PM PDT by davetex (All my weapons got melted by a NASA space pod!!)
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To: Clint N. Suhks
I wish I had bought a threaded barrel for the CZ 52 when they were $25

Then again half of the fun of the CZ 52 is its bark

40 posted on 03/25/2012 6:09:15 PM PDT by mylife (The Roar Of The Masses Could Be Farts)
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To: 2111USMC

Hey Jarine!


41 posted on 03/25/2012 6:10:12 PM PDT by mylife (The Roar Of The Masses Could Be Farts)
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To: mylife

$25 what a buy!

They go for $100-$150 for the conversion barrels I’ve bought.


42 posted on 03/25/2012 6:16:13 PM PDT by Clint N. Suhks
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Tom brings up a serious point.
If you can disengage.
Do it!
Do not escalate a situation


43 posted on 03/25/2012 6:18:00 PM PDT by mylife (The Roar Of The Masses Could Be Farts)
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To: davetex
Processing time can take up to 6 months for a perfectly prepared application package.?

Get the Fluke OUT!

44 posted on 03/25/2012 6:19:16 PM PDT by Clint N. Suhks
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To: Clint N. Suhks

They used to be $25 when the pistol was $125


45 posted on 03/25/2012 6:19:53 PM PDT by mylife (The Roar Of The Masses Could Be Farts)
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To: mylife
Got a short story to tell. My wife bought me a BSA red dot sight as an anniversary present (actually it's one of those Red-Green-Blue dot sights that allow you to change color and intensisty based on lighting conditions). Unfortuanately, I had to tell her it won't fit on any guns I have because none of them have rails.

I was on another gun board last night and a guy said that if you remove the complete rear sight assembly on a Mosin M91/30 there is a 3/8" beaver tail on the barrel. I never knew that.

Removing the sight and installing the red dot was a piece of cake. I haven't had it to the range yet but I did the best I could at bore sighting using just my naked eye. When I got out in regular light I was amazed to see that the red dot co-witnesses the top tip of my front iron sight perfectly! SWEET!

A red dot sight on a Mosin looks a little silly but I'm thinging it'll shoot pretty darned good.

Photobucket

46 posted on 03/25/2012 6:25:34 PM PDT by 2111USMC (Not a hard man to track. Leaves dead men wherever he goes.)
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To: 2111USMC

thinging = thinking

Doh!!!!


47 posted on 03/25/2012 6:28:44 PM PDT by 2111USMC (Not a hard man to track. Leaves dead men wherever he goes.)
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To: 2111USMC

I hope it holds!

Dang ol Moseys kick like a mule


48 posted on 03/25/2012 6:30:39 PM PDT by mylife (The Roar Of The Masses Could Be Farts)
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To: mylife

Yep. The literature and web site claims it will hold on any center-fire rifle or shotgun.

(I’ll take a screwdriver and a tube of blue Loctite with me when I go to the range.)


49 posted on 03/25/2012 6:33:26 PM PDT by 2111USMC (Not a hard man to track. Leaves dead men wherever he goes.)
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To: 2111USMC

That’s good thinking, but I meant the internals


50 posted on 03/25/2012 6:36:24 PM PDT by mylife (The Roar Of The Masses Could Be Farts)
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