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  1. SteveRJr


    I have had great luck with Goodyear Wrangler Duratrac tires in the past. The price is reasonable and they are awesome off-road. Road noise is surprisingly mild for how aggressive the tread looks. I usually do my research on tire rack.com and either buy local or have the tires shipped to a local shop. Good luck hope you find something you like. [emoji106] Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
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    First build

    I like it [emoji106] Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
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    This is how I feel today....

    I feel you bud. I did 0600-1800 then 180-0600 tomorrow. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  4. SteveRJr

    Ar home defense

    I have also seen the same in penetration tests. Changed my mind about a rifle for home defense. Now I’m more afraid of over penetration with my .45. For me I go for the newly released Hornady critical defense 73gr for various reasons. I used to have some PowerPoint hunting ammo but now that is for punching paper. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  5. I went with Palmetto for my first AR. One and a half years later (and several hundred rounds) I’m still quite happy. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
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    So Much for Armed Teachers / LoL

    http://www.duluthnewstribune.com/news/education/4409657-northland-educators-oppose-arming-teachers-guns My local news is already all over the anti arm teachers movement too. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  7. SteveRJr

    Reliability XDs .45

    Love my M&P shield. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  8. SteveRJr

    M&P Sheild 9mm

    I'll second that. Mine was real stiff right away too. Feels really nice now. Congrats on a great firearm purchase I've had mine two years and still love it. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  9. SteveRJr


    I have used LAX Ammo reloads in my 9mm and .45 with excellent results. I have not purchased any rifle ammo from them but would not hesitate to do so. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  10. SteveRJr

    Palmetto is going to bankrupt me.

    I here you there. I was thinking about stopping the daily email stream from them when I almost bought a Glock 42 + billet upper and lower for what the LGS was asking for only the pistol. [emoji51] Wife doesn't mind the guns around but I would like to stay married. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  11. SteveRJr

    First range trip

    Also the manufacturer says they are reversible for ultra compact scopes so they should work either way. Thanks for trying to save me from getting grief [emoji23] Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
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    First range trip

    The scope is too far forward the other way. If anyone doesn't like it that's ok it's not there rifle. [emoji4] Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  13. SteveRJr

    First range trip

    Thanks for the tips. I am not new to rifles just AR-15's and I have mounted a lot of scopes. The rings had to mount that way to both clear the rear BUIS and provide proper eye relief for my shorty little scope. If you look at Caleb's pic my scope is in almost the same exact place relative to the upper. If my scope was significantly longer like my 4-12 power on my hunting rifle the rings would definitely mount swept forward. Thanks again guys hopefully the pics and discussion are beneficial to the gun community. [emoji106] Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  14. SteveRJr

    First range trip

    Scope rings came in today hopefully the rain stops long enough to try out the new optic. Oh and I did have to move the rear sight back for the scope. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
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    First range trip

    i think you are correct and I can go back one more notch but when the rear sight is down it's pretty close to the charging handle. Scope goes on tomorrow and the sights might not see much use so I might only move em if I need more room. Thanks for the tip! Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk