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by Skipper5
Sun May 27, 2012 6:01 pm
Forum: General Gun, Shooting & Equipment Discussion
Topic: Show your DIY Ideas and Projects
Replies: 157
Views: 45710

Re: Show your DIY Ideas and Projects

Just to kick things off, here's a photo of a simple pistol/revolver rack I made from pegboard. It's a heavy pegboard using 1/4" dowel rod cut to an appropriate length to hold the gun. Each end of the pegboard has an L bracket to hold it up when no guns are on it. The L bracket wouldn't be necessary...
by Skipper5
Mon Feb 28, 2011 11:42 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Last US Veteran of WW1 Turns 110 (UPDATE) Deceased
Replies: 16
Views: 864

Re: Last US Veteran of WW1 Turns 110 (UPDATE) Deceased

Well....saw on Yahoo today, that this gentleman passed away today at 110.
Rest well and thank you from all of us for your service to this country!
by Skipper5
Tue Feb 15, 2011 6:14 pm
Forum: The "Waiting Room"
Topic: January 2011 Applications
Replies: 331
Views: 17117

Re: January 2011 Applications

Skipper5 wrote:Renewal
All docs received 20Jan11 by DPS Austin
What's time frame going for those renewals??

Thanks
Received February 8, 2011
by Skipper5
Thu Feb 03, 2011 12:19 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Last US Veteran of WW1 Turns 110 (UPDATE) Deceased
Replies: 16
Views: 864

Re: Last US Veteran of WW1 Turns 110 Today

Bless you Frank; our country continues to owe you our support and thanks!!
by Skipper5
Thu Feb 03, 2011 12:15 pm
Forum: The "Waiting Room"
Topic: January 2011 Applications
Replies: 331
Views: 17117

Re: January 2011 Applications

Renewal paperwork received Austin 20JaN11 Finally all greencheck marks x Background Check under review 28Jan11 All greenchecks card being manufactured February 2....guess should arrive in a few days. License expired yesterday on birthday makes you stop and think...before walking out the door! All ne...
by Skipper5
Tue Jan 25, 2011 11:18 pm
Forum: The "Waiting Room"
Topic: January 2011 Applications
Replies: 331
Views: 17117

Re: January 2011 Applications

Renewal
All docs received 20Jan11 by DPS Austin
What's time frame going for those renewals??

Thanks
by Skipper5
Fri Jan 21, 2011 12:46 am
Forum: General Texas CHL Discussion
Topic: Fingerprinting
Replies: 3
Views: 373

Re: Fingerprinting

I sure wish our beloved state would develop a process where when making application for any type of license that requires fingerprinting you did not have to get prints for all other types of licensing. I have been fingerprinted for law enforcement, private investigator, process server, insurance ag...
by Skipper5
Thu Jan 20, 2011 11:08 pm
Forum: General Gun, Shooting & Equipment Discussion
Topic: Red Dawn (movie) and Form 4473
Replies: 24
Views: 1914

Re: Red Dawn (movie) and Form 4473

"... In the early days of World War III, guerrillas - mostly children - placed the names of their lost upon this rock. They fought here alone and gave up their lives, so that 'this nation shall not perish from the earth.'" http://cdn.fd.uproxx.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/11/original-red-dawn-cast.j...
by Skipper5
Thu Jan 20, 2011 10:40 pm
Forum: The "Waiting Room"
Topic: January 2011 Applications
Replies: 331
Views: 17117

Re: January 2011 Applications

Well I sent my paper application with accompanying documentation on Jan. 5 (I actually took the class a few months back but with four kids, sometimes dads priorities come last) on Jan. 8 a whack-job in AZ kills six people and injures a dozen or so more. While watching the evening news on the 9th th...
by Skipper5
Mon Jan 11, 2010 7:26 pm
Forum: Prayer Requests & Updates
Topic: Surgery on Thursday
Replies: 18
Views: 1293

Re: Surgery on Thursday

You're in our thoughts and prayers....MDA is fabulous .
by Skipper5
Mon Dec 07, 2009 10:51 pm
Forum: General Gun, Shooting & Equipment Discussion
Topic: Where do you buy your guns?
Replies: 21
Views: 1069

Re: Where do you buy your guns?

Jeff Schramm at Gunshows mostly....and Bullet Trap for my EMP...TargetMasters in Garland for my wifes Lady Smith and Wesson .38 Special.
by Skipper5
Mon Sep 21, 2009 9:37 pm
Forum: LEO Contacts & Bloopers
Topic: Latest C.O.P.S. episode
Replies: 7
Views: 998

Re: Latest C.O.P.S. episode

Agree....saw that episode...and yes, thought that really stupid abbreviated segment. The Victim was clearly attacked the other guys did not appear they were there for a tea party! Could not believe Sgt's comments ...shooter in custody for attempted homicide..... pulled my jaw off the floor. Give me ...
by Skipper5
Tue Aug 11, 2009 12:13 am
Forum: General Gun, Shooting & Equipment Discussion
Topic: New TSRA Executive Director
Replies: 69
Views: 2974

Re: New TSRA Executive Director

I'll join in the celebration of you as the new head of TSRA!! Congratulations and we could not have a better leader; so admired for your legislative work on a State, Regional and National levels.

Keep making us proud Charles!!

Skipper5
Dallas
by Skipper5
Tue May 26, 2009 9:10 pm
Forum: General Gun, Shooting & Equipment Discussion
Topic: Just bought a new EMP
Replies: 25
Views: 923

Re: Just bought a new EMP

I just bought a new EMP in 9mm. I will be taking it to the range shortly this morning. I also have a new M&P 40c I bought a few weeks ago I need to shoot, may take it also. Any comments on the EMP. Good going Skip....got one about a year ago...9mm....love it...main carry ...and SIG 232 .380 sometim...
by Skipper5
Sat Apr 11, 2009 6:32 pm
Forum: Reloading Forum
Topic: 380 Die
Replies: 4
Views: 447

Re: 380 Die

You might check on Dicks Sporting Goods....they had some in the other day in the Dallas store on Dallas Parkway...just north of LBJ.
They even had a case sale on for 38 spl and .380 at around $15. n change per box for 10 boxes (a case).


//good luck//john

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