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Posted: 3/26/2002 2:03:59 PM EDT
Looks like a good one! The Magnum It's known as the most powerful handgun in the world, made famous by Clint Eastwood in the "Dirty Harry" movies. But its origins stretch back more than a century to the Indian Wars of the American West and African safaris, where hunters stalked big game. Join us for a review of the history of the biggest, baddest gun available today--unlimited firepower at the pull of a trigger! TV G
Link Posted: 3/26/2002 2:34:58 PM EDT
Must be a new one, it says 2002.
Link Posted: 3/26/2002 3:26:37 PM EDT
Cool! Thanks for the heads up!!!
Link Posted: 3/26/2002 3:31:30 PM EDT
kick ass!
Link Posted: 3/26/2002 3:32:34 PM EDT
FunnyI just looked at the TV listings. Says 7:00PM CLOCKS...I read it and I see GLOCKS..I have it bad real bad...GLOCKS and AR's what a life
Link Posted: 3/27/2002 6:18:19 AM EDT
The show was very incomplete. How can you talk of the .44 mag. w/o mentioning Elmer Keith, the godfather of the .44 mag. He is the one who was instrumental in developing the .44 spl. into the magnum. For a good read, check out SIXGUNS or HELL I WAS THERE. Both by Elmer Keith. Filled with his adventures and the development of the .44 mag.
Link Posted: 3/27/2002 6:33:48 AM EDT
Tonight is guns of Afganistan. Looks pretty interesting.
Link Posted: 3/27/2002 9:21:39 AM EDT
Originally Posted By Stronghorn: The show was very incomplete. How can you talk of the .44 mag. w/o mentioning Elmer Keith, the godfather of the .44 mag. He is the one who was instrumental in developing the .44 spl. into the magnum. For a good read, check out SIXGUNS or HELL I WAS THERE. Both by Elmer Keith. Filled with his adventures and the development of the .44 mag.
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i wasn't too impressed either, i honestly think that all involved with the show still think "magnum" is a caliber. it didn't appeal to my firearm sensibilities at all, of course i'm a huge proponent of the .357, and i think the .357 was neglected in the show
Link Posted: 3/27/2002 11:32:27 PM EDT
Another thing is there is no way in hell a 220gr Sierra BTHPM with 72gr of powder in a .300 win mag is going to move at over 3000fps like they were saying in the show.
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