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Discussion in 'Introduction' started by graybeard, Feb 17, 2020.

  1. graybeard

    graybeard G&G Enthusiast

    Hello fellow gunowners and shooters!
    I have been following this site for a month or so, then decided to join. I like collecting old milsurp firearms and also shooting them. Do have some modern firearms, but not my first pick for the range.
    Currently waiting on a SVT-40 to arrive at my FFL dealer. This will be a good one to shoot! I am in a wheelchair, so maneuvering with a rifle is a bit tricky.
    Joined here to learn and maybe add to the conversations once in a while.
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  2. Cyrano

    Cyrano Resident Curmudgeon Forum Contributor

    New York
    Welcome to the Forum from the Peoples Democratic Republic of New York. You have something in common with us Upstaters, graybeard: We both live in states with governors who are idiots and don't understand the Second Amendment was put in the Constitution to keep people like them from riding roughshod over the civil rights of the citizens they purport to govern, when what they really want is to rule.
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  3. grizcty

    grizcty God, Guns, Glory Forum Contributor

    Welcome to G&G from Alaska.
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  4. neophyte

    neophyte Wonderment :) Forum Contributor

    graybeard: Sir; Welcome from NC
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  5. Welcome from the Buckeye State
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  6. Mindy up North

    Mindy up North G&G Evangelist

    Another welcome from the snowy frozen wilds of Alaska! :)
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  7. And another welcome from North Carolina!
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  8. MRT NH 72

    MRT NH 72 G&G Evangelist

    Welcome from NH. Mount the rifle TO the wheelchair! Fire and maneuver.
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  9. BigEd63

    BigEd63 G&G Evangelist

    Welcome from Arkansas!
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  10. mdj696

    mdj696 G&G Evangelist

    Welcome from Smoky Mountains. When you get that SVT40 make sure you get familiar with the gas regulator. When I got mine it jammed every round and adjusted the regulator and shoots fine now.
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  11. CountryBoy

    CountryBoy G&G Evangelist

    Welcome from Central Okiehoma!!
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  12. jerry

    jerry Since 03-15- 2002 Forum Contributor

    Welcome. GBO?

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  13. blue fox

    blue fox G&G Evangelist

    Welcome from Leavenworth.
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  14. graybeard

    graybeard G&G Enthusiast

    Thanks to all of heckuva welcoming party.
    Idiot governor? Yes!....cannot stand the fool we have in Va. Doing his best kiss any butt that can help hide his "blackface" embarrassment.
    Mounting a rifle to the wheelchair? That may be an idea I gotta look into!
    And thanks for the heads up on the gas regulator. Have read up on the problems that make the SVT -40 quite PIA to shoot.
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  15. Stickman

    Stickman Less well known member Forum Contributor

    Yet another big welcome from Alaska!
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  16. ChaZam

    ChaZam G&G Evangelist Forum Contributor

    Welcome to G&G...
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  17. blaster

    blaster G&G Evangelist

    welcome from the tropical part of Fla.
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  18. Huey Rider

    Huey Rider G&G Evangelist Forum Contributor

    :):) Welcome to G&G from Michigan:):)
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  19. Gun Junkie

    Gun Junkie G&G Evangelist

    Welcome from the Texas Panhandle.
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  20. Jay

    Jay Old man, No tact... Staff Member

    Welcome to G&G
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