Down Range Radio #621: The Winchester .350 Legend

This week Michael talks about taking weight off his Sweetie’s 3-Gun rifle, the antecedents of the Winchester .350 Legend and an “unfortunate” period in his life, another reason he can never run for President. Down Range Radio – Podcast Episode #621. Scroll down for reference links on topics discussed in this episode. Disclaimer: The statements and opinions expressed here are our own and may not represent those of the companies we represent or any entities affiliated to it. Host: Michael Bane...
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TFB Review: Remington 1911 R1 Double Stack Threaded

Double the lead, half the noise I’m no stranger to double stack 1911’s, as I used to carry a Para Warthog over a decade ago, and I’ve shot many competition configured STI’s.  That Para Warthog went by the wayside years ago after I discovered improperly heat-treated parts (via them breaking while at the range). Remington […] Read More … The post TFB Review: Remington 1911 R1 Double Stack Threaded appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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Glock 48 Slimline Carry Pistol Big Enough to Enjoy – Review

Glock 48, Slimline Carry Pistol Big Enough to Enjoy – Review USA –-(Ammoland.com)- The Glock 48 is the big brother of the also new Glock 43X. Both models differ from the original 43 in that they’re a hair wider. That means, while the 43X and 48 share magazines with each other, they don’t share with the original Glock 43. On the plus side, the 43X and this new Glock 48 give you a lot more capacity – 10+1 instead of 6+1 in the standard configuration. In fact, the only significant difference bet...
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Barn Owl ~ Jim Crumley (and meet ours)

Let's be honest, I was duty-bound to do some pleasurable barn owl homework, and this little beauty, Barn Owl one of the 'Encounters in the Wild' series by Jim Crumley, published by Saraband Books, was a very happy find and a very enjoyable read. Some time ago I wrote about The Company of Swans by the same author, a book that deservedly sits on my Best Books About Nature shelf and Barn Owl will join it. Just to update... Having seen two owls in the pole box we have only been seeing one for a f...
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Modification impossible on my device

Hi All, First of all, thank you to the author of Calibre and the great community behind this forum. I have a Kobo HD Glo, with the lastest firmware (4.14.12777) and the latest version of Calibre 3.42.0. I try to modified books on my device via Calibre, but I've got a failure message (see the image in attached). :help: Here is the translation of the message (much easier) : Your Kobo is running an updated version of the firmware/database. As template has no information about this updated firm...
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Modification impossible sur ma Kobo

Bonjour à tous, Tout d'abord merci à toute la communauté pour leur implication. J'ai un souci depuis la dernière mise à jour de ma Kobo GloHD (4.14.12777) et Calibre (3.42.0). En effet, j'essaye de modifier des livres sur ma kobo depuis calibre mais je le message suivant : La version de base de donnée du Kobo n'est pas prise en charge, voici le détail : Votre Kobo exécute une version mise à jour du micrologiciel/de la base de données. Comme calibre n'a pas d'informations sur ce firmwar...
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Surefire X300 Ultra – My Thoughts After Five Years…

In the gun community, the Surefire X300 Ultra has one of the best reputations for reliability and quality among the flashlight companies on the market. My X300 journey started around five years ago. I picked up my first Surefire light and started using it for daily carry. Fast forward five years and countless rounds later, […] Read More … The post Surefire X300 Ultra – My Thoughts After Five Years… appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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Novagrade Double Gripper – Phone to Scope Adaptor

Novagrade Double Gripper digiscope adapter U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)-I ran into the Novagrade booth during Triggrcon, 2018.  Novagrade's owner, Doug Porter was standing behind a couple spotting scopes from different manufacturers.  I looked around, slightly confused as to which product was his.  He pulled a Novagrade Double Gripper digiscope adapter out from behind his back and asked to borrow my phone.  Within a few seconds, he had dropped my phone into the Double Gripper, attached it to the n...
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POTD: Reagan’s Rifle on Air Force One

Here’s not something you see every day: a President aiming a rifle on Air Force One. And yet, that’s exactly what this is. On a trip to California in November 1983, President Ronald Reagan was photographed aiming a bolt-action rifle out one of the windows aboard Air Force One. Staffers watch on and smile – […] Read More … The post POTD: Reagan’s Rifle on Air Force One appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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I should probably do better about this

Tam on blowout kits: If you’re wandering around in public with a loaded gun on your person, but without at least minimal tools to stop a bleeding gunshot wound close to hand and some training to use them, I flat-out question your judgment. I have one in each vehicle, one at home, and one in the range bag. I rarely carry one on me, which could be a mistake.
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Seems the NRA head is in some doo doo over his lavish travel expenses.Saving the NRA is a big deal and important.
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Democrats and guns

Booker wants license gun owners. Get bent.
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Be smart

A conversation I have with my kids often consists of me telling them to shut and lock doors. “Why are you so picky about us locking the doors?” “It reduces the likelihood that I’ll have to shoot someone” Lock your damn doors.
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Be a rooftop Korean. Or at least be prepared to be.
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What Is Android’s Project Mainline, and When Will My Phone Get It?

Google’s Project Mainline, announced at I/O 2019, will deliver security updates to Android devices through the Play Store. Google is bypassing the traditional, slower update channels dependent on device manufacturers and carriers. Here’s what this means for you. Before we can look at what Project Mainline means for the future, however, it’s probably best to consider Android’s troubled past when it comes to updates. Android “Fragmentation” Has Long Been an Issue You can hardly hear anything ab...
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Science Fiction Edward, Ralph Sir: Slicetime. v1. 7 May 2019

For those remaining reader with no taste, I am posting a yarn I did a few years ago, but on on this site. https://www.mobileread.com/forums/at...1&d=1557261726 To keep things interesting, try to find all the allusions to other works in the yarn. As is usual - this e-book is in the public domain - so sayeth the author. So there! Attached Files Slice Time - Ralph Sir Edward.azw3 (92.2 KB)
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Tracing Harry Bertoia’s Legacy in “Bertoia: The Metal Worker”

A celebration of a designer, musician and artist who knew no bounds Cataloging Harry Bertoia‘s work—which ranges from ambient music albums to the iconic diamond chair—is no simple feat. Bertoia seemingly knew no bounds—undefined by any singular medium or intention—and his influence remains wildly significant. In her new book, Bertoia: The Metal Worker, Beverly Twitchell attempts to distill his working life into 288 pages featuring 230 images …
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The U.S. Wanted to Hide Nukes in Arctic Ice Tunnels. The Plan Blew Up in Their Faces

It might sound like a bad idea—and it was
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hi, friends, My name is Zainu I hope everyone is just cool and fine :)
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Milkor USA Offer Army Trade-In M32 40MM Grenade Launchers For Sale

Milkor USA have announced a small batch of original US Army trade-in M32 revolving 40mm grenade launchers are available for purchase. Of course, being 40mm launchers the M32s in civilian hands must be registered as Destructive Devices. The launchers will come as a package including sling, bag, reflex sight and a cleaning kit. Some of the M32s […] Read More … The post Milkor USA Offer Army Trade-In M32 40MM Grenade Launchers For Sale appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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Tennessee Reforms Firearm Law in 2019

Tennessee Reforms Firearm Law in 2019 U.S.A. -(Ammoland.com)- In Tennessee, HB 1264 has passed with large margins. Republican Governor Bill Lee has said he will sign the bill into law, according to AP. HB 1264 passed the House on April 30, 62 to 31, with one legislator not voting. On 2 May, it passed the Senate, 18 to 11, with two senators not voting. The final bill was watered down with amendments. As passed, HB 1264 has interesting features which reform Tennessee law in the general directio...
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Art by A.F. Branco Nadler Democrats William Barr USA –-(Ammoland.com)- Sty-Gate. Because AG Barr is known for his integrity and is now set to investigate those on the left for spying on a political opponents, Nadler, and the Democrats seek to tarnish his reputation. Did you enjoy this cartoon? Sign up for Ammoland in your Inbox and get our daily cartoon and email news! You call yourself pro-gun? Prove it by joining any one or all of these fine civil rights organizations: National Rifle ...
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Giuliano Bugialli’s cookbooks

Giuliano Bugialli, one of the great champions of Italian cooking, has died at the age of 88. The writer and culinary historian wrote numerous cookbooks on Italian cuisine. Dedicated to food history, Florence-born Bugialli helped popularize traditional Italian dishes in the United States through his writing, TV appearances and cooking classes. He published his first book, The Fine Art of Italian Cooking, in 1977 and went on to write 11 more books, and win three James Beard Awards. ...
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Other Non-Fiction Allmers, Hermann: Römische Schlendertage. [German] V1. 7 May 2019

Hermann Ludwig Allmers (11. Februar 1821 in Rechtenfleth — 9. März 1902 ebenda) war ein deutscher Schriftsteller. Als Marschendichter schrieb er vor allem über Kultur und Landschaft seiner nordwestdeutschen Heimat. Als wichtigste Prosawerke von Hermann Allmers gelten das "Marschenbuch" (1858) und die "Römischen Schlendertage" (1869, vordatiert), nach Johann Wolfgang von Goethes Italienischer Reise das meistverbreitete Italienbuch deutscher Sprache (in zwölf Auflagen erschienen). 1858 unternah...
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Great deal on Blake Crouch's Dark Matter

I loved Blake Crouch's Wayward Pines trilogy. I'm about 200 pages into his later novel, Dark Matter, and I'm liking it just as much. It reminds me a bit of Wayward Pines in that the main character gets thrown into a bizarre world that is keeping me guessing. It also reminds me of one of my favorite science fiction novels of the past, What Mad Universe, by Fredric Brown. Right now, Amazon has the Kindle version of Dark Matter at a steep discount. The Wayward Pines series is on sale, too.
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Ammo Stockpiling – Busting Myths with Real Data ~ VIDEO

Opinion by Rational Preps via Youtube. All credit for video and transcript is the property of Rational Preps. This video uses select data to debunk common myths about stockpiling ammunition for SHTF situations. It explains why using ammo for barter is a terrible idea, how much you really need for self-defense and hunting, and the truth about hoarding ammo for militia activities. USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- So-called experts love to pontificate on the amount of ammunition preppers should stockpile....
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Paradigm Shift at Henry Rifles Enter the Model 24 Side Gate

Henry Rifles Model 24 Side Gate Rifle USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- It has finally happened, the Henry Repeating Arms new Model H024 side-gate rifle has been announced to the shooting public. I for one have been waiting for almost two years. Have you ever been in on a secret so close-hold that you could not talk about it with anyone to include your spouse? This situation is what happened to me back in 2017 when Andy Wickstrom, the Vice President, and general manager of Henry Repeating Arms told me a...
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Daily Gun Deals: Sellier & Bellot 45 ACP 1000 Rnds – $259.99 Shipped w/ Code ($0.259)

Sellier & Bellot 45 ACP 1000 Rounds Deal 05-07-2019 USA – -(Ammoland.com)- Brownells is having a sale on 1000 rounds of Sellier & Bellot 45 ACP that you can make even cheaper with a coupon code “M8Y” gets you down to $259.99 or $0.259 a round with FREE shipping. The $0.259 cents a round price is as low as you can expect Sellier & Bellot 45 ACP, so we say this is a great buy. Full Metal Jacket projectiles are the ideal choice for recreational target shooting and training. Brand Style: Centerf...
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