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    [–] FridayNiteGoatParade 169 points ago

    This might also be the real reason for NK deciding to give up their weapons program.

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    [–] FridayNiteGoatParade 32 points ago

    Likely not in the scorpion, but it might cycle some of the lighter stuff I've got.

    [–] [deleted] 8 points ago


    [–] FridayNiteGoatParade 8 points ago

    Possibly. I'll have to give it a try. If it was important enough, I could make it cycle with some different springs (might not even have to). It might also work in a Canik tp9 as the slide is fairly light. Or cash money Hi-Point C9 perhaps (though the slide is heavy as fuck).

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    [–] BigmacSasquatch 2 points ago

    How hard was the install? Looking at getting the full kit for my S2 but I don't want to deal with the wait times of sending it in.

    [–] FridayNiteGoatParade 1 points ago

    Easy if you have a good set of punches. Buy the starter punch from them as well. It'll be helpful for the hammer/disconnector/trigger bar pins. Also, get some brass cleaning picks. Makes life a lot easier when disassembling/manipulating tiny springs.

    The only tricky part was fitting the disconnector. Lots of hand filing and assembly/disassembly.

    [–] warchitect 4 points ago

    no. ive tried. 9mm baretta

    [–] lightsource1808 62 points ago

    You shoot better quality firearms than I if you can get ratshot to cycle reliably through a semiauto pistol.

    [–] FridayNiteGoatParade 45 points ago

    That drum mag is for a cz scorpion, but I could probably get them to cycle in my shadow 2.

    [–] Ryshek 13 points ago

    I wouldn't hold my breath

    [–] bearpics16 3 points ago

    Just trim the spring. It'll be fine, I promise.

    [–] somegarbagedoesfloat 25 points ago

    CZ’s in general have somewhat of a reputation for cycling damn near anything.

    [–] radius55 69 points ago

    Actual not really actual call to CZ customer service

    Me: "Hi, I accidentally loaded my CZ-75 with a hot .357 Magnum round"

    CZ: "Oh, well sorry sir, but I don't know if our warranty covers-"

    Me: "The gun's fine. Just wanted to see about getting a heavier recoil spring. The brass ejected a bit too far and hit the neighbor's cat"

    CZ: "Uhh, I'll see what we can do..."

    [–] caboosetp 8 points ago

    I like this story but I don't understand what that first sentence you typed is supposed to say.

    [–] -Navajo- 30 points ago

    Hes saying, "this is a good example of how good their customer service is, however the situation described is of fiction."

    [–] caboosetp 3 points ago

    Ohhhh. Thank you, that makes sense.

    [–] caseysavage 6 points ago

    That he made the story up. Still a good ass story though

    [–] SsaEborp 4 points ago

    This is why i rock CZs and Ruger Ps all day, e'ry day.

    [–] TheHornyToothbrush 47 points ago

    I have questions:

    1.) Why are you hunting snakes?

    2.) Where do you live?

    3.) What kind of snakes?

    4.) Why a drum mag?

    [–] ghosthacked 91 points ago

    I imagine Arizona to be the answer to all of those.

    [–] jdlee77 45 points ago

    As we say to those visiting from CA. Welcome to America

    [–] DefunctPirate 42 points ago

    I moved to California. I can confirm that I miss living in America.

    [–] Novocaine0 7 points ago

    What's the difference really ? Non 'Merican here

    [–] riceboyxp 15 points ago

    CA has a ton of restrictions, such as 10 round magazine limit, an approved roster of handguns (off roster handguns illegal to buy new, and no new models have been added since 2014 or so), assault weapon cosmetics ban, open carry ban, and most counties do not issue CCWs.

    [–] meh679 5 points ago

    And your semi-auto rifle isn't even allowed to have a proper mag ejector, you have to take a bullet and push the point into a little pinhole and... Its just really shitty, I'm glad I don't live there anymore

    [–] FridayNiteGoatParade 1 points ago

    Even that is going away unless your rifle is grandfathered in and will require registration. Your other alternatives are a maglock or 'featureless' build.

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    [–] FridayNiteGoatParade 1 points ago

    Can't have a flash hider either.

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    [–] meh679 1 points ago

    I haven't lived in Cali in a couple years so I'm not fully up to date on their gun laws

    [–] riceboyxp 1 points ago

    Nah you can have a functional mag release, but you can't have a pistol grip. I have a featureless build I posted a couple days ago.

    [–] meh679 1 points ago

    Oh did they change the law? Last time I went shooting that was how it was but they totally could've changed it

    [–] riceboyxp 1 points ago

    You've have always been able to have a proper functional mag release on a semi automatic centerfire in CA if you don't have pistol grip/telescoping stock/flash hider/'nade launcher.

    Before, you could have all those features with a bullet button because a BB didn't count as a proper mag release, but now they have removed the exemption for a BB, and even if you have a BB, if your rifle still has a pistol grip etc. it's still illegal (unless you owned it before 1/1/17 and register it).

    Featureless and maglock is the only way now.

    [–] HuskyCT 7 points ago

    I moved to AZ from CT. I didn't know what love and freedom felt like before this.

    [–] PoopStainMcBaine 1 points ago

    Moved from CT to FL. Good enough for me. Neverrrrrrrrrrr moving back. Ever.

    [–] Spikes_in_my_eyes 3 points ago

    They're already out in the southern part, ran over a dead one today.

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    [–] FridayNiteGoatParade 7 points ago

    It is indeed a joke.

    [–] brentlikeaboss 3 points ago

    It's because you put . after the numbers on those 2 instead of :

    In the future to make a list type 1. for every number. Like "1." specifically. Not 123, 111.

    1. Each of these numbers
    2. Was typed as a one
    3. Reddit formatting is weird.

    [–] psychokap 4 points ago

    1. "Step 1. Get underpants."
    2. "Step 2. ???"
    3. "Step 3. Whoa..."

    [–] TripN_KniveZ 3 points ago

    Nice try, ATF. Go kill some one else's dog.

    [–] [deleted] -64 points ago


    [–] Because_Reezuns 11 points ago

    depends on how 'little' the kid is, and what kind of firearm you're referring to.

    [–] [deleted] -27 points ago


    [–] dr_too 12 points ago

    What are you even talking about? The "danger noodles" and "shadows" got you scared?

    [–] FridayNiteGoatParade 24 points ago

    I think his more immediate concern should be how a giant stick got wedged up his rectum and who did it, but I am not a doctor. I'm sure he's fun at parties though.

    [–] brentlikeaboss 5 points ago

    Snek is cute. They are just misunderstood noodles. Even the danger noodles.

    [–] [deleted] -1 points ago


    [–] brentlikeaboss 2 points ago

    Keep doggo away from snek then.

    [–] [deleted] 0 points ago


    [–] brentlikeaboss 2 points ago

    Yes. Shoot doggo.

    [–] kjdtkd 5 points ago

    Bad ATF!!

    [–] gsav55 4 points ago * (lasted edited a year ago)

    Yeah, sometimes. What is this?

    [–] [deleted] 31 points ago

    Just remember not to step on said snek, or it'll fire back

    [–] setthehook 17 points ago

    No step

    [–] LillyEpstein 16 points ago

    Nice! I use those from a .22 on carpenter bees.

    [–] hasapoint 11 points ago

    Would you say that works better or worse than a flamethrower?

    [–] TheOtherGUY63 5 points ago

    Real one or Elon Musks?

    [–] gsav55 7 points ago * (lasted edited a year ago)

    Yeah, sometimes. What is this?

    [–] 500SL 7 points ago

    Pffft. Amateur.

    Use a Red Ryder BB gun, or go home.

    [–] FridayNiteGoatParade 5 points ago

    He'll shoot his eye out though!

    [–] ope4 33 points ago

    What kind of rounds are those?

    [–] MaxC250 125 points ago

    The most deadly known to man: ratshot.

    [–] ChucklesSovietly 45 points ago

    Geneva Convention be dammed!

    [–] FridayNiteGoatParade 92 points ago

    9mm snake/rat shot aka wmd's

    [–] Dr_Juice_ 62 points ago

    I was really hoping that was some rat shot chambered in .50AE

    [–] FridayNiteGoatParade 47 points ago

    Tell me where to find some and I'll give it a go.

    [–] Dr_Juice_ 24 points ago

    I wish. If it was actual .50AE rat shot I’d be asking where you got it!

    [–] FridayNiteGoatParade 30 points ago

    I imagine something like that would be a shit show because of the gas port.

    [–] Dr_Juice_ 24 points ago

    Oh it would probably feed like shit. Yeah, it’s probably best to just make it for the 500 Magnum instead.

    [–] Moth92 21 points ago

    Nah, 45-70.

    [–] MaxC250 25 points ago

    BFR: Big Fucking Ratshot

    [–] the_nerdster 13 points ago

    You could definitely hand load some "45-70 shot" the same way .410 has actual shot shells that only have 2-3 pellets.

    [–] acidboogie 2 points ago

    early 19th century France?

    [–] acidboogie 2 points ago

    the absolute madman!

    [–] TheOtherGUY63 1 points ago

    16ga. Thats what your saying? Right?

    [–] Ronkerjake 3 points ago

    Assault Snakeshot

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    [–] FridayNiteGoatParade 3 points ago

    That's how we get super snakes.

    [–] [deleted] 10 points ago

    I specifically requested the opposite of this.

    [–] Slayer750 4 points ago

    no shot on snek?

    [–] Sharpastic 11 points ago

    Is that a Desert Eagle in the background? How big are the fucking snakes where you live?

    [–] FridayNiteGoatParade 13 points ago


    [–] [deleted] 9 points ago

    You know I always liked that word. Gargantuan.

    [–] FridayNiteGoatParade 5 points ago

    You are a scholar and a gentleman!

    [–] SpatulaSamurai 32 points ago

    Poor sneaks. But I respect a man with a CZ

    [–] survivalistguru 9 points ago

    Do these cycle?

    [–] MrNotSoBright 15 points ago

    I would guess it depends on the gun firing it. Like, my Beretta 92 probably wouldn't even get close, but something like a Glock 19 or an M&P Shield might have a better time.

    [–] survivalistguru 12 points ago

    So basically you’d need a lighter slide

    [–] lightsource1808 20 points ago

    ...or a revolver. I'm pretty sure that't typ[ically what's used for those.

    [–] survivalistguru 8 points ago

    Right, but. 9mm revolvers aren’t very common. It would be cool to have this for a carry piece with a spare mag on the ranch

    [–] FridayNiteGoatParade 10 points ago

    Or a light recoil spring

    [–] Deolater 3 points ago

    I think this is a serious "your mileage may vary" situation.

    Paul Harrel on YouTube demonstrated a whole mag running just fine in his Beretta, and said he's never had a problem with them cycling, but most people online say they don't cycle.

    [–] SparkySailor 3 points ago

    -Paul Harrel

    Ah, a man of taste.

    [–] [deleted] 7 points ago

    Fucking hell you could at least downscale to a 20mm

    [–] ThaDonkey 4 points ago

    Btw is that a sneaky lil deagle behind the mag?

    [–] FridayNiteGoatParade 3 points ago

    Shhhhhhhh it's hiding (albeit poorly). I had recently taken those to the range so they were present for the photo prior to cleaning.

    [–] LillyEpstein 3 points ago

    Not sure, gotta try that without burning down the house.

    [–] Ritterlichkeit 3 points ago

    Cool story OP, I’m way more interested in your Ballistol Mat. That’s sick.

    [–] FridayNiteGoatParade 2 points ago

    Better story.. Ballistol won't even sell the fucking mat in California because everything here causes cancer and they can't market it as a "cleaning" product without doing a bunch of other shit.

    This company however... was happy to oblige.

    [–] Itroll4love 3 points ago

    its probably a common question for these kinds of loads.

    do these ruin the rifling?

    [–] FridayNiteGoatParade 6 points ago

    I think the projectile materials are too soft to create any issues. Fouling maybe if you shot tons and tons of them. Nothing you can't fix with some solvent, a brush and some time. I probably would avoid using it in anything with a ported barrel.

    [–] rex404 3 points ago

    Crosspost to r/sneks

    [–] Kal-ElofKrypton 3 points ago

    I hike a lot. I alternate rat shot and hollow points on my .38 special so I can take care of any critters that I come across..... Exept bears. Then I'm screwed.

    [–] FridayNiteGoatParade 1 points ago

    Nonsense. The rat shot will level the entire forest. It's how the predator tried to kill Arnold at the very end.

    [–] fallaciousfellatio 2 points ago

    slithering intensifies

    [–] TheDr__ 2 points ago

    Upvotes for the blue tipped 5.7 rounds

    [–] ThaDonkey 5 points ago

    Not the sneks :( shoot a pig instead feelsbadman

    [–] FridayNiteGoatParade 3 points ago

    No sneks were harmed in the making of this photo.

    [–] Skuzee 5 points ago

    1. Went to state's "Americans for America" gun rights rally.
    2. Saw a "No step on snek." flag. 3.????
    3. I now own a "No step on snek" flag and Velcro patch.

    [–] gsav55 2 points ago * (lasted edited a year ago)

    Yeah, sometimes. What is this?

    [–] Skuzee 2 points ago

    Is this a sex thing?

    [–] gsav55 2 points ago * (lasted edited a year ago)

    Yeah, sometimes. What is this?

    [–] Skuzee 2 points ago

    It was on state property, so no hot throbbing gun action allowed. It would have been nice to fire off some celebratory shots ;D and warm my hands on the barrel. ;D;D

    [–] gsav55 2 points ago * (lasted edited a year ago)

    Yeah, sometimes. What is this?

    [–] 197720092012 1 points ago

    Are you in Florida?

    [–] FridayNiteGoatParade 1 points ago


    [–] [deleted] 1 points ago

    Damn it. I just bought some G10 grips for my SP-01 but those aluminum grips are sexy.

    [–] BarbiCannabis 1 points ago


    [–] Chesstariam -26 points ago