GlockTalk.com
Home Forums Classifieds Blogs Today's Posts Search Social Groups



  
SIGN-UP
Notices

Glock Talk
Welcome To The Glock Talk Forums.
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 05-30-2012, 20:35   #26
GlockFish
Floyd
 
GlockFish's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2002
Posts: 4,353
Quote:
Originally Posted by Wyoming View Post
OK call them scooters!



Karl Benz invented the first gasoline powered vehicle that he called it a " Motorwagen".

When is the last time you drove your motorwagen. Or should we call it motor wagon?
Quote:
Originally Posted by fnfalman View Post
Sounds a lot better than a "car". What the heck is a "car"? It isn't even a real word. Dumbing down from motorwagen or motor wagon to a car was stupid. Same with calling a silencer a "suppressor" because you want to be hip. If P. Maxim were to want the darn thing to be called a suppressor, then that's what he would have called it.
I drive an automobile.
__________________
Q: How can I reduce the amount of mail I receive from the NRA?
A: Simply email us at membership@nrahq.org or dial 800-NRA-3888 and request to be placed on the "Do Not Promote" list.
GlockFish is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-31-2012, 07:17   #27
M&P15T
Beard One
 
M&P15T's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Arlington, VA.
Posts: 9,122
Quote:
Originally Posted by fnfalman View Post
You mean the inventor who named the thing didn't know what he was doing or saying?

Perhaps you and your friends know more about guns and silencer designs than Hiram Maxim and his son Hiram Percy Maxim?
No, we just know more about using words properly.

They don't "silence" a weapon, they "suppress" some noise and muzzle flash.
__________________
Lucius Quinctius Cincinnatus (519 BC 430 BC) Power should only be given to those that want it least.

Last edited by M&P15T; 05-31-2012 at 07:18..
M&P15T is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-31-2012, 08:30   #28
Wyoming
Senior Member
 
Wyoming's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Southwest Wyoming
Posts: 1,856
Send a message via Yahoo to Wyoming
Quote:
Originally Posted by M&P15T View Post
No, we just know more about using words properly.

They don't "silence" a weapon, they "suppress" some noise and muzzle flash.
My 30 caliber can also suppresses the recoil on my Ruger Left Hand Scout rifle very noticeable.
__________________
Wyoming
Wyoming is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-31-2012, 15:40   #29
The_Gun_Guru
Ban Democrats!!
 
The_Gun_Guru's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Where English and NYer's Go to Die!
Posts: 9,517
IT IS DONE!!!!!


I will drop it off tomorrow at the gun shop so they can send it off to ATF (didn't have time today)


TGG
__________________
FL CCW Permit holder since 1991- C&R FFL Holder since 2007 - G17 - OD G19 - G22 - G27

FLORIDA GUN OWNERS.....Check out this shirt!!!!

This is America. If you can't or won't speak English, PLEASE LEAVE!!!
The_Gun_Guru is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-01-2012, 14:27   #30
The_Gun_Guru
Ban Democrats!!
 
The_Gun_Guru's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Where English and NYer's Go to Die!
Posts: 9,517
My paperwork has been sent!!!! And on my wife's birthday of all days

Now the wait begins!

Thank you all for the advice and help - I truely appreciate it

TGG
__________________
FL CCW Permit holder since 1991- C&R FFL Holder since 2007 - G17 - OD G19 - G22 - G27

FLORIDA GUN OWNERS.....Check out this shirt!!!!

This is America. If you can't or won't speak English, PLEASE LEAVE!!!
The_Gun_Guru is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-23-2012, 18:47   #31
The_Gun_Guru
Ban Democrats!!
 
The_Gun_Guru's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Where English and NYer's Go to Die!
Posts: 9,517
Quote:
Originally Posted by The_Gun_Guru View Post
No problem, it will make a nice Christmas present


TGG

****** STILL WAITING ******

Well, tomorrow is Christmas Eve and I still don't have my silencer My check was cashed on 6/8/12. I am beginning to wonder if I will even get it now due to the recent tragedy in CT.

If all tax stamps are suspended indefinitely, what becomes of my silencer that I PAID FOR seven months ago?

Anyone else still waiting?


TGG
__________________
FL CCW Permit holder since 1991- C&R FFL Holder since 2007 - G17 - OD G19 - G22 - G27

FLORIDA GUN OWNERS.....Check out this shirt!!!!

This is America. If you can't or won't speak English, PLEASE LEAVE!!!
The_Gun_Guru is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-23-2012, 19:50   #32
DonD
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2001
Location: Central TX
Posts: 4,158


Quote:
Originally Posted by The_Gun_Guru View Post
If all tax stamps are suspended indefinitely, what becomes of my silencer that I PAID FOR seven months ago?

Anyone else still waiting?


TGG
I don't have any expertise to share with you and certainly hope it gets to you.

My son is LE and he's been waiting 6 mo now. Being LE doesn't seem to speed up the process at all. Don
DonD is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-23-2012, 20:04   #33
WoodenPlank
Who?
 
WoodenPlank's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2010
Location: NW Florida
Posts: 7,670
Quote:
Originally Posted by The_Gun_Guru View Post
****** STILL WAITING ******

Well, tomorrow is Christmas Eve and I still don't have my silencer My check was cashed on 6/8/12. I am beginning to wonder if I will even get it now due to the recent tragedy in CT.

If all tax stamps are suspended indefinitely, what becomes of my silencer that I PAID FOR seven months ago?

Anyone else still waiting?


TGG
Seriously, why the **** would you think suppressors are going anywhere? They are already regulated under the NFA, and one wasn't used in the CT shooting. If anything, all indications are things are getting MORE lax on NFA items, as more inspectors are being hired to reduce the wait times.

Plus, even when the ban on new MGs came down in 86, any stamps in process the day the ban took effect were still processed and valid.
__________________
Never argue with an idiot. They will drag you down to their level and beat you with experience.
WoodenPlank is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-23-2012, 20:40   #34
janice6
Platinum Membership
NRA
 
janice6's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: minnesota
Posts: 17,294


I envy you for being able to buy a suppressor under any conditions. My state decided I, and everyone else that live here, cannot be trusted to own one.

But the politicians still ask for my vote to keep office. What turds.
__________________
janice6

"Peace is that brief, glorious moment in history when everybody stands around reloading". Anonymous

Earp: Not everyone who knows you hates you.
DOC: I know it ain't always easy bein' my friend....but I'll BE THERE when you need me.
janice6 is online now   Reply With Quote
Reply


Tags
form 4, sheriff, sign off, suppressor
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump




All times are GMT -6. The time now is 08:34.



Homepage
FAQ
Forums
Calendar
Advertise
Gallery
GT Wiki
GT Blogs
Social Groups
Classifieds


Users Currently Online: 1,125
369 Members
756 Guests

Most users ever online: 2,244
Nov 11, 2013 at 11:42