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BrasilNuts

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BrasilNuts last won the day on October 26 2017

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About BrasilNuts

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  1. Bright on Netflix

    You named your daughter after the 5 headed dragon queen of darkness? I wanted to name my son Fizban, but my wife wouldn’t let me.
  2. Dollywood

    I was told that I had to remove food from my bag this summer. I bought a box of individual wrapped peanut butter crackers and was told I could only have one pack for member of my group. I just turned around with my son and dumped some in his bag and went through a different line.
  3. Dollywood

    Looking through bags for weapons is secondary, the primary purpose is to look for food you’re bringing in for your kids. I may be wrong about the wands...might have been another local.
  4. Dollywood

    If I remember correctly, they search bags and have wands, but don’t wand everyone.
  5. Front Sight

    Agree 100% with what Omega said, the 26 is your EDC, it was the right gun to take and is more than capable of making those shots. That being said, now that you’ve run the gun in stressful situations you have two decisions to make, practice with it more or start carrying a larger gun. A few other unsolicited observations if you don’t mind. First, you mention you were compensating for bad trigger control by aming high right. Don’t do that, practice more, you’ve already identified the problem. Second, start shooting IDPA or USPSA. These competitions aren’t substitutes for practice or training, but they will help you with trigger control under pressure and not to be ‘owned’ by the timer. Sounds like you had a good time and learned a lot.
  6. for-sale FN FNS 9mm in Chattanooga

    Wish I had the funds for this. I doubt you would interested in a Winchester model 12 16ga.... worth a shot lol
  7. Man Smashes Own Ar.....

    It’s gong to be hard to eat a steak at his house...
  8. Question Regarding Love of Glocks

    What is “reliable” “performs flawlessly” to you? 50 rounds standing at the range, clean and repeat? Monthly IDPA or USPSA match 200 rounds, clean and repeat? 1000 round handgun class rolling around in the dirt, clean and repeat? 5000 rounds, hasn’t been cleaned since it came out of the box? I have a muzzleloader that’s reliable, goes bang every time, runs flawlessly.... I’ve only fired it once. edit: Have you ever fired a Glock?
  9. Question Regarding Love of Glocks

    What is “reliable” “performs flawlessly” to you? 50 rounds standing at the range, clean and repeat? Monthly IDPA or USPSA match 200 rounds, clean and repeat? 1000 round handgun class rolling around in the dirt, clean and repeat? 5000 rounds, hasn’t been cleaned since it came out of the box? I have a muzzleloader that’s reliable, goes bang every time, runs flawlessly.... I’ve only fired it once. edit: Have you ever fired a Glock?
  10. Question Regarding Love of Glocks

    You seem to have enough experience and understanding of what you like, so I doubt anyone here could tell something about a Glock that you couldn’t figure out yourself by picking one up and putting some rounds down range with it. Other than looks, is there a tangible reason you don’t like Glocks?
  11. Question Regarding Love of Glocks

    Because it works.
  12. Glock Fingerlakes

    I believe finger placement has a lot to do with the musculature of your hands. Here is what I wrote in another Glock thread: Low left shots are very common with Glocks. Different grips and finger placement work differently, obviously, for everyone. I’ve noticed with myself if I’m hitting low left with my Glock it’s because I have too much finger on the trigger and the fat part of my trigger finger closest to my palm is pushing the pistol left. Sounds like you’re doing the same thing. For me it’s just an adjustment because I have large hands. A gen. 4 might work for you, can’t hurt to try or maybe Glocks just aren’t for you, there are other great options out there.
  13. Handgun ident

    Agree with the others, I would like to see the rest of the picture.
  14. GEN 3 Glock Grip and Short Fingers

    Low left shots are very common with Glocks. Different grips and finger placement work differently, obviously, for everyone. I’ve noticed with myself if I’m hitting low left with my Glock it’s because I have too much finger on the trigger and the fat part of my trigger finger closest to my palm is pushing the pistol left. Sounds like you’re doing the same thing. For me it’s just an adjustment because I have large hands. A gen. 4 might work for you, can’t hurt to try or maybe Glocks just aren’t for you, there are other great options out there.

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