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  1. Pistol Permits
    Westchester County, NY - after waiting 1 YEAR and 1 month from first application, I just got my permit. Not a fun or easy process, BUT! My permit says ? "Sportsperson" NOT "range" or "target"?? ....I am new to all this so please bare with me. What are the different types of permits and what to...
  2. Ammunition and Reloading
    I have been researching the type of HD shot shells. One thought is that you should only use bird shot for HD since you won't over penetrate. The other is that you should use buck to end the threat immediately. For me, I do live close to another home on each side, and I do have people in the...
  3. Ammunition and Reloading
    Hello to all , I have read an article that said Hornady was suspending 150 types of ammo for the rest of the year to concentrate on the more popular types. has anyone else heard this ?
  4. Ammunition and Reloading
    Looks like its going to get worse before it gets better ? Hornady Suspends Production of 150 Ammo Types and 150 Bullet Types for Balance of 2013 « Daily Bulletin
  5. Preparedness
    Okay who here is the chicken man. What kind of chickens for cold weather. I am at the top of a mountain it is very windy and covered in snow all the damn time. Also what should I do for the inside nesting boxes, easy watering system for the winter? Tips hints ideas? I got one of these moved...
  6. Off-Topic
    This is WAY off topic but figured it couldn't hurt to try and help out my fellow NYFirearms owners. I am the hiring manager for multiple positions at Synacor (Synacor) in Buffalo. I am looking for tech folks with backgrounds in unix systems administration and or Devops. Jobs are posted here...
  7. Competitive Shooting
    It is going to be a hard road for all types of Competitive Shooting around here. I know USPSA shooting will directly be affected as will 3 gun. It seems all the shooting sports will be hit hard. What are your club members reactions going to be? It wont be long until additional restrictions will...
  8. General Firearms
    Is it just me, or do people like to do nothing but complain about the gun business? In reading lots of threads here over the past few months, I think I can break it down to 4 types. Have I missed any? Big box stores: Poor selection, low prices, poor service. They are big box stores...
  9. Rifles
    Someone was looking for information on how to check preban status on magazines so I PM'd him this link. But then I thought: "what the heck, the more people who know, the better off they will be." I'm not the author, but I do think he did a pretty good job of showing what's what, what's real...
  10. Off-Topic
    We took a walk thru the old brewery today, it's currently for sale (just these two buildings) Genesee Brewery pictures by rayknobs - Photobucket
  11. News Feeds
    NRA-ILA: Wisconsin: Wildlife officials consider limiting types of guns hunters may use Wisconsin: Wildlife officials consider limiting types of guns hunters may use The Wisconsin Natural Resources Board is considering a rule that would restrict the types of guns hunters may use. Right now...
  12. Rifles
    i want to get some input on a Daniel Defense M4, Rock River Predator and a Rock River Coyote. The Rock Rivers look the same with a few differences. But I would like to know if anyone has any experience with them. thanks