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Forum: Reviews and questions 01-14-2020, 06:53 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,912
Posted By strokes762
I don't know how proprietary the specific...

I don't know how proprietary the specific material is, but it's 97% 3% spandex. Nothing groundbreaking. The weave of the material is specific to them, and may be the exclusive part of the Duluth...
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 01-14-2020, 05:28 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 385
Posted By strokes762
I've rucked hundreds of miles with a SpecOps...

I've rucked hundreds of miles with a SpecOps brand THE pack:
https://specops.us/pack-tactical-bk.html
I added the internal frame separatly:
https://specops.us/pack-frame-bk.html
Forum: Pistol and Revolver Forum 01-14-2020, 04:53 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 257
Posted By strokes762
There's not much of a difference between 5.7 or...

There's not much of a difference between 5.7 or .22 Mag :rofl: JK.
Forum: Reviews and questions 01-13-2020, 11:21 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,912
Posted By strokes762
I bought 12 pairs as a christmas present to...

I bought 12 pairs as a christmas present to myself in 2019. They're great!
Forum: Pistol and Revolver Forum 01-13-2020, 11:19 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 8,159
Posted By strokes762
4" Ruger GP100. I bought one used. Looking up the...

4" Ruger GP100. I bought one used. Looking up the serial number, it's the same age as me. Shoots fine as old as it is.
Forum: New Member Introduction 01-13-2020, 07:44 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 173
Posted By strokes762
I'm from WNY too. Welcome.

I'm from WNY too. Welcome.
Forum: Firearms General Discussion 01-13-2020, 07:06 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 620
Posted By strokes762
DIY and ballistic protection are two things that...

DIY and ballistic protection are two things that don't ever, ever, belong in the same sentence. I'd say that extends to ballistic protection accessories as well.

As far as say load baring...
Forum: Firearms General Discussion 01-10-2020, 04:19 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 534
Posted By strokes762
I can tuck my shirt in while using a holster...

I can tuck my shirt in while using a holster equipt with Ulticlips: https://www.ulticlip.com/
The clip attaches to your pants and your belt covers it. I always wear a 1.75" belt.
Forum: Political News and Discussion 01-10-2020, 03:41 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 2,840
Posted By strokes762
Nope! Shall Not Be Infringed and that's an...

Nope! Shall Not Be Infringed and that's an infringement. The government could deny training for whatever reason. "We don't like your 3rd party politics so we won't allow you to sign up for training."
Forum: Firearms General Discussion 01-10-2020, 02:35 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 648
Posted By strokes762
When you deal with your credit card company,...

When you deal with your credit card company, don't say you tried to buy a firearm or firearm accessories. Just say "sporting goods equipment." That way your CC company won't flag you because odd's...
Forum: Knives, Swords & Axes 01-10-2020, 02:19 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,078
Posted By strokes762
I was once going to a baseball game that I didn't...

I was once going to a baseball game that I didn't realize has metal detectors. I kept my knife on me and the metal detector didn't even pick it up.
Forum: Manmade and Natural Disasters 01-10-2020, 02:14 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 865
Posted By strokes762
I wasn't aware of that, interesting. Do the...

I wasn't aware of that, interesting. Do the cartels have 100% claim to it? Or is it owned by the government?
Forum: Manmade and Natural Disasters 01-10-2020, 12:43 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 865
Posted By strokes762
I was surprised to learn when I read about it: ...

I was surprised to learn when I read about it:
https://www.wired.com/2013/03/mexico-child-soldiers/
Forum: Financial Forum 01-10-2020, 12:18 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,300
Posted By strokes762
Unskilled labor jobs are mostly overseas at this...

Unskilled labor jobs are mostly overseas at this point and the cost of education is far higher now than in the 80s. It's a powder keg.
Forum: Manmade and Natural Disasters 01-10-2020, 12:10 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 865
Posted By strokes762
An overlooked threat relating to the Cartels in Mexico

Disclaimer: I don't claim to be an expert on the subject, I just make observations.

The November attacks on Mormon communities in Mexico had me actively researching the influence of the Mexican...
Forum: Financial Forum 01-09-2020, 11:37 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,300
Posted By strokes762
Dave Ramsey's approach is based on a good economy...

Dave Ramsey's approach is based on a good economy (USA in the 80s). He's a bit outdated, but not a total snake oil salesman. It seems he re-packages common sense for the most part. Some good info for...
Forum: Polls and Surveys 01-09-2020, 10:02 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 913
Posted By strokes762
Spare mag for CCW?

Do you carry a spare mag when you CCW? Why or why not? I carry a Shield 45 with an 8rd mag +1 in the chamber. Sometimes I have a spare mag, sometimes I don't. I'm just looking for opinions or views...
Forum: Site Information & Suggestion Box 01-09-2020, 09:57 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 108
Posted By strokes762
Suggestion, new section for EDC?

Can it be possible to add an every day carry section? It could cover everything from CCW and knives to watches, sunglasses and clothing. It seems to make sense seeing that not everyone carries their...
Forum: Polls and Surveys 01-09-2020, 09:52 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,388
Posted By strokes762
The government is too incompetent to "enslave" us...

The government is too incompetent to "enslave" us all as some people imagine. A soft economic collapse has and can happen, so financial preparedness is good for that. But the big thing in my area is...
Forum: Political News and Discussion 01-09-2020, 09:49 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 2,840
Posted By strokes762
Traitor! What part of Shall Not Be Infringed do...

Traitor! What part of Shall Not Be Infringed do you not understand?

You're no different than the gun grabbers. Don't be a fudd.
Forum: Food and water 01-09-2020, 09:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 390
Posted By strokes762
I hadn't considered gout. Thanks for the warning.

I hadn't considered gout. Thanks for the warning.
Forum: Food and water 01-09-2020, 08:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 390
Posted By strokes762
Question Risk of mercury in fish?

I :taped:ing love sardines! Breakfast on toast with cream cheese, lunch in coleslaw tacos, dinner with peas, carrots and brown rice. I eat sardines probably 5 times a week. There inexpensive, so they...
Forum: Rifle Forum 01-09-2020, 08:21 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,093
Posted By strokes762
If I were older (I'm young compared to a lot of...

If I were older (I'm young compared to a lot of members here), I'd defiantly go with an AR. I'd have a H2 buffer, compensator, thin profile barrel, lightweight handguard, 1x prism optic with...
Forum: Non-Lethal Weapons & Self Defense 01-09-2020, 08:10 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,936
Posted By strokes762
There is no such thing as dirty fighting. Only...

There is no such thing as dirty fighting. Only fair fighting such as boxing or mixed martial arts where the participants agree on terms. On the street there are rarely fights, only assaults. If you...
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 01-09-2020, 08:04 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 5,284
Posted By strokes762
I liked my Zippo when I smoked. I've since quit,...

I liked my Zippo when I smoked. I've since quit, but I never considered it for a survival lighter as it always evaporated on me. I'll stick to bics, matches and the classic flint/steel combo.
Forum: Military Weapons Forum 01-09-2020, 07:45 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,331
Posted By strokes762
Drums are dumb. They weigh more versus box...

Drums are dumb. They weigh more versus box magazines with the same amount of ammo carried (say 60rd magpul drum vs 2 pmags for example). They are mechanically more complex, which can likely lead to...
Forum: Knives, Swords & Axes 01-09-2020, 06:17 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 4,807
Posted By strokes762
My all purpose knife is the USAF Ontario 499...

My all purpose knife is the USAF Ontario 499 survival knife. I like my ESEE knives, but I keep going back to my 499.
Forum: Pistol and Revolver Forum 01-09-2020, 06:15 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 772
Posted By strokes762
The .45LC, while a fun and classic cartridge; is...

The .45LC, while a fun and classic cartridge; is high-cost, low-pressure. And studies have shown that .410 "defense" ammo is not entirety effective. Paul Harrell has a few videos on it I believe....
Forum: New York 01-08-2020, 09:51 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 6,398
Posted By strokes762
Aside from NY's (unenforceable) firearm laws and...

Aside from NY's (unenforceable) firearm laws and high taxes, if you think you can't prep in NY then you're doing it wrong.
-Regards, a WNY native.
Forum: Firearms General Discussion 12-13-2019, 01:49 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,195
Posted By strokes762
+1 for Euro Optics. They have the best prices...

+1 for Euro Optics. They have the best prices around for a lot of optics.
Forum: Non-Lethal Weapons & Self Defense 12-08-2019, 02:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 629
Posted By strokes762
I read the thread title as "shouts out name"...

I read the thread title as "shouts out name" thinking you were looking for some sort of cursed object from Harry Potter or something :xeye:
Forum: Firearms General Discussion 12-08-2019, 01:17 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,195
Posted By strokes762
3rd on the SWFA SS series. My first choice...

3rd on the SWFA SS series.

My first choice personally would be the Trijicon AccuPower 3-9x40 series. Those can be had for about $450.
Forum: Firearms General Discussion 12-08-2019, 01:15 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 722
Posted By strokes762
Is this your first experience for hand loading?...

Is this your first experience for hand loading? If so, progressive loaders open up the margin of error much more than single stage loaders.
Forum: Firearms General Discussion 12-08-2019, 01:12 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 815
Posted By strokes762
For the cost, but a nice Geissele trigger and...

For the cost, but a nice Geissele trigger and spend the rest on ammo and mags for practice. The Geissele will be a more practical upgrade. Unless you have something belt fed you intend on putting a...
Forum: General Discussion 11-09-2019, 01:56 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,966
Posted By strokes762
Sounds like some edge lord trying to prove how...

Sounds like some edge lord trying to prove how tough he is. I wouldn't worry about it.
Forum: Firearms General Discussion 11-09-2019, 01:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 562
Posted By strokes762
It doesn't seem safe. An e-tool pouch is meant to...

It doesn't seem safe. An e-tool pouch is meant to hold and e-tool. It's not called a e-tool and handgun pouch for a reason.
Forum: Firearms General Discussion 11-09-2019, 01:46 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,436
Posted By strokes762
Gun confiscation with CGI robots!? I knew it!

Gun confiscation with CGI robots!? I knew it!
Forum: Firearms General Discussion 11-09-2019, 01:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 359
Posted By strokes762
Question Reliability of Magpul AICS magazines

I'm working on a Savage 10 build in a chassis that accepts AICS pattern magazines. AICS proper mags are pricey, and I've read about Ruger made AICS compatible mags not being capable of long term...
Forum: Urban Survival 08-17-2019, 01:00 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 9,159
Posted By strokes762
Exclamation https://i.kym-cdn.com/photos/images/newsfeed/000/0...

https://i.kym-cdn.com/photos/images/newsfeed/000/028/433/ThreadNecromancer.png

Holeyyyy necro thread Batman! :wow
Forum: Political News and Discussion 07-28-2019, 07:28 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,331
Posted By strokes762
I used to work in the food industry doing IT...

I used to work in the food industry doing IT administration. The company I worked for started implementing self ordering kiosks in 2016 as a result of the state government announcing plans for a...
Forum: Firearms General Discussion 07-28-2019, 05:04 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,547
Posted By strokes762
Pic in case anyone was interested. Minor holster...

Pic in case anyone was interested. Minor holster wear, but it cleaned up very nicely. I'll be shooting it in a few hours.
Forum: Firearms General Discussion 07-26-2019, 12:06 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,547
Posted By strokes762
Oh ok, I see now. :thumb:

Oh ok, I see now. :thumb:
Forum: Firearms General Discussion 07-24-2019, 11:13 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,547
Posted By strokes762
No worries. Although just a longer barrel in the...

No worries. Although just a longer barrel in the compact slide sounds cool too.
Forum: Firearms General Discussion 07-24-2019, 09:47 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,547
Posted By strokes762
I can buy a 59XX slide, but it's no good without...

I can buy a 59XX slide, but it's no good without a barrel to go with it.
Forum: Firearms General Discussion 07-23-2019, 11:39 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,547
Posted By strokes762
I'm now intrigued. However I don't see any...

I'm now intrigued. However I don't see any barrels for the 59XX series available for sale anywhere now. Kinda puts the kibosh on that.
Forum: Firearms General Discussion 07-23-2019, 12:08 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,547
Posted By strokes762
Thank you for the input all. I ordered mine on...

Thank you for the input all. I ordered mine on the 19th and my FFL got it in today (seller is half a state away). My first impressions are:

+Amazing SA trigger, better than my CZ75B and almost...
Forum: Firearms General Discussion 07-18-2019, 05:11 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,547
Posted By strokes762
Question S&W 6906, looking at buying one

I've seen the S&W 6906 for sale used at a few places. Used of course, but in good condition. Would it make a good carry handgun? What is your experience with DA/SA S&Ws? (mine is only with striker...
Forum: Military Weapons Forum 06-18-2019, 11:20 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 7,096
Posted By strokes762
They're good for sure. I'm partial to the Doyer...

They're good for sure. I'm partial to the Doyer myself.

http://editorial.designtaxi.com/editorial-images/news-hotdog22052015/big.jpg
Forum: Military Weapons Forum 06-11-2019, 03:15 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 7,096
Posted By strokes762
Thumbs down Some of us happen to have more brain cells than...

Some of us happen to have more brain cells than dollars in the bank. Don't get me wrong, Trijicon makes great products. I own a few. But for half a months pay, I'll stick to investing in my BOL.
Forum: Firearms General Discussion 06-11-2019, 03:08 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,836
Posted By strokes762
My cheap way is get cardboard from work (that...

My cheap way is get cardboard from work (that they end up throwing out anyway), cut it into 12"x24" rectangles, and use a large chisel sharpie to draw a square in the middle of it. $4 for the sharpie...
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