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by chrismartin
Sun Nov 12, 2006 1:11 pm
Forum: Random Talk
Topic: Ok, who is the genius in Florida who mailed a $200,000 stamp
Replies: 12
Views: 1223

renegade wrote:Why wasn't it returned to sender, "Insufficient Postage"?
No return address. If it was there, they would know who sent the ballot.
by chrismartin
Mon Nov 06, 2006 4:57 pm
Forum: Silencer Talk
Topic: ATF turnaround Cont.
Replies: 197
Views: 34735

AAC Pilot transfer

AAC Pilot, Trust transfer Sent: 11/06/2006 via USPS Priority Mail (Delivery Confirmation) Arrived in Chicago: 11/08/2006 (according to USPS) Check cashed: 11/13/2006 Approved: 12/19/2006 Pickup: 12/26/2006 AAC Evolution 9, Trust Transfer Sent: 12/8/2006 Arrived in Chicago: 12/10/2006 Check Cashed: 1...
by chrismartin
Fri Oct 27, 2006 8:24 pm
Forum: Silencer Talk
Topic: Does Gemtech rebuild their cans?
Replies: 9
Views: 1925

Blaster7Romeo wrote:But how much did he say it would be to rebuild?
for the warlock, free the first time, $75 each additional.
by chrismartin
Fri Oct 27, 2006 6:25 pm
Forum: Silencer Talk
Topic: Does Gemtech rebuild their cans?
Replies: 9
Views: 1925

Ben B. wrote:
chrismartin wrote:In prior testing it took at least 15,000 for a Warlock to lose performance from lead build up.
Cool. Where is that from, Chris?

Ben
It was an email from SWR (Henry) when I inquired about how much it would cost to rebuild and clean a warlock if it "filled up" with lead.
by chrismartin
Fri Oct 27, 2006 4:10 pm
Forum: Silencer Talk
Topic: Does Gemtech rebuild their cans?
Replies: 9
Views: 1925

It's an interesting question. I still have not read of anyone having a can "fill up". I'm sure it happens, probably to AM 180 owners or other .22 MG owners. I've been "assured" that it does happen, but I haven't actually read or seen anyone's report of such. Have you? Ben According to SWR: In prior...
by chrismartin
Wed Oct 25, 2006 8:49 pm
Forum: Silencer Talk
Topic: Raised sights for a Glock 19 and a Sig 226R (now with pics)
Replies: 50
Views: 8321

I am going to get the Glock specific tool. I opted for the Sig 226 Tactical, so I shouldn't need to replace those sights. I bought the sig tool from MGW (they make the factory tool for sig, http://www.mgwltd.com/firearms.shtml ) it was around $80. It worked on my sig, of course, but it also worked ...
by chrismartin
Wed Oct 11, 2006 8:32 pm
Forum: Silencer Talk
Topic: The world's most perfect 22 suppressor....pics
Replies: 57
Views: 9815

How much does AAC charge to rebuild a "filled up" Pilot? I bought the Pilot with the understanding that the lifetime warranty covered rebuilds for a nominal fee. If I do my part to maintain it, as long as it will fixed for a reaonable fee, who cares if it comes apart? can anyone advise the cost to ...
by chrismartin
Thu Oct 05, 2006 6:30 pm
Forum: Silencer Talk
Topic: My new cleaner
Replies: 5
Views: 1228

Fixed... I started by making a 5/16 hose barb threaded 1/2-28 and attached it to a pipe plug also drilled and tapped 1/2-28 http://img246.imageshack.us/img246/4919/cleaner001al7.th.jpg The can is threaded onto this and the plug/barb/can is screwed into the plumbing pipe. The cap on the other end of ...
by chrismartin
Thu Sep 28, 2006 4:05 pm
Forum: Silencer Talk
Topic: AAC 45 ACP pistol can, R&D update, part-1
Replies: 243
Views: 28893

Yeah. but where are you going to get a fast atach type barrel for a mark23? Also that would mean new barrels for every 45 I own. Imagine a collar that would screw onto your standard threads that would contain the QD mount. You would just put the QD mount on your mark23's standard threads and leave ...
by chrismartin
Wed Sep 27, 2006 3:59 pm
Forum: Silencer Talk
Topic: AAC 45 ACP pistol can, R&D update, part-1
Replies: 243
Views: 28893

1. Dry Suppression
2. Quality
3. Cost (~$1000)
4. POI Shift
5. ability to use factory sights
by chrismartin
Tue Sep 26, 2006 9:32 am
Forum: Random Talk
Topic: Stupid people ban Pitt Bulls
Replies: 19
Views: 1477

Quick, I need a pre-ban Pitt Bull, where can I order one? Jeeze the nanny state sure is growing fast. From my personal experience, every pitt I've met was annoyingly sweet. (That said, I keep any strong/large breed away from the kids, as they are not my dogs, at least until the kids are big enough t...
by chrismartin
Mon Sep 25, 2006 1:10 pm
Forum: Silencer Talk
Topic: All about Titanium
Replies: 32
Views: 11130

Just FYI... Inconel Info ('cause I had to look it up)
by chrismartin
Mon Sep 25, 2006 12:26 pm
Forum: Random Talk
Topic: Transparent Aluminum Armor
Replies: 19
Views: 1968

[cerberus] wrote:I feel like i just entered a star treck movie where scotty gives the guy a formula for transparent steel, or whatever it was.
It was transparent aluminum amazingly enough. I wonder if they'll file for prior art and get the patent :)
by chrismartin
Mon Sep 25, 2006 12:11 pm
Forum: Silencer Talk
Topic: All about Titanium
Replies: 32
Views: 11130

[cerberus] wrote:Has anyone tried a form of carbide, or a form of tool steel?
Or what about ceramics. I guess they can be towards the brittle end sometimes, but they sure can take the heat.
by chrismartin
Sun Sep 24, 2006 12:17 am
Forum: Silencer Talk
Topic: AAC 45 ACP pistol can, R&D update, part-1
Replies: 243
Views: 28893

Does anyone know what kind of threads the can will fit? .578-28? 16x1mm? Both? The ASAP in the new .45 can will accomodate pistons with both threads. Mike/AAC So, what thread would be considered "standard"? If I'm going to start ordering bbl's for my 45's (HK USP, 1911, Glock) what threading should...
by chrismartin
Sat Sep 23, 2006 6:07 pm
Forum: Legal and Political
Topic: LA Gun Task Force Serves another Search Warrant(50BMG).
Replies: 12
Views: 2953

because he had in his possession linked ammunition in quantities of more than 10 rounds of ammunition at a time.
WOW! Just Wow... Next up for CA gun owners, they will start calling a cardboard box of ammo of more than ten rounds illegal!
by chrismartin
Thu Sep 21, 2006 11:50 pm
Forum: Random Talk
Topic: AR15.com...
Replies: 78
Views: 7631

Yes, girl shirts (baby doll style) are now available in several colors... Let me think, we've got pink, light blue, black and maybe slate gray in that logo. And, we have some of the other popular logo's as well. The Illegal is really cool in pink. I am so calling tomorrow! She loves pink! I wish th...
by chrismartin
Thu Sep 21, 2006 11:32 pm
Forum: Random Talk
Topic: AR15.com...
Replies: 78
Views: 7631

Suppressor Professor wrote:Send it back, we'll exchange it.
Does that mean you have the girl restroom logo shirts ready to order too?
I'm thinking his and hers to go with my^H^H our new pilot :)
by chrismartin
Thu Sep 21, 2006 2:20 pm
Forum: Random Talk
Topic: AR15.com...
Replies: 78
Views: 7631

Suppressor Professor wrote:I already have the Girl Restroom Logo....it's on my business card!

I am going to make girl shirts with that design for all of the beautiful women you silly men fooled into liking you!

:shock: :lol:
I would buy one of those for my wife!
by chrismartin
Wed Sep 13, 2006 8:31 pm
Forum: Silencer Talk
Topic: using a living trust to register a suppressor
Replies: 16
Views: 3707

that was every thing i was wanting thanks now let me research it and ill get things on the ball Excellent. I'm glad I was able to help. I am sending my Trust + 2 form 4's + a check for 200 in the mail tomarrow. :wink: Wouldn't that be a check for $400 for 2 form 4's? :) ETA: That said, I just finis...
by chrismartin
Sun Sep 10, 2006 5:21 pm
Forum: Silencer Talk
Topic: Which suppressed .22 pistol setup should I get???
Replies: 23
Views: 4451

The way I see it, there are 4 options: 1. Integrally suppressed ruger/buckmark. I threw this one out because I want to put the can on my 10/22 (Or AR15 with conversion kit). I don't want to be tied down to one gun. Also an expensive option compared to the same gun with a can. 2. Traditional 22 pisto...