The Firing Line Forums

Go Back   The Firing Line Forums > Forum Support > Site Questions and Tech Support (NO FIREARMS QUESTIONS)

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old July 30, 2010, 07:37 PM   #1
Senior Member
Join Date: October 22, 2009
Location: Houston, TX
Posts: 941
Idea for organization

Would it be possible to breakup the rifle section to bolt action/break action and semi auto?

Just to keep track of the threads easier.
Drummer101 is offline  
Old July 31, 2010, 05:00 AM   #2
Bud Helms
Join Date: December 31, 1999
Location: Middle Georgia
Posts: 13,155
Yes, it's possible and we've discussed it many times. How many different actions are there?

1) bolt (rotating bolt vs straight pull)

2) lever (rack & pinion rotating bolt vs straight camming bolt)

3) semiauto (open bolt vs closed bolt)

4) break action singleshots (ala shotgun action)

5) other single shots (think rolling block)

6) drillings/doubles

I don't think that's all of the options. Once we start forums for every variant your problem won't be keeping track of a thread, it would be remembering in which forum you saw it.

Seriously, it works just like it is for most of us. You'll get used to it. If it is unusable for you, I think most other general firearms boards do what you are suggesting. There's no shortage of forums out there on the internet that do what you suggest.
"The irony of the Information Age is that it has given new respectability to uninformed opinion." - John Lawton, speaking to the American Association of Broadcast Journalists in 1995
Bud Helms is offline  

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

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 -5. The time now is 08:34 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
This site and contents, including all posts, Copyright © 1998-2018 S.W.A.T. Magazine
Copyright Complaints: Please direct DMCA Takedown Notices to the registered agent:
Contact Us
Page generated in 0.04761 seconds with 7 queries