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Attacked because of my youtube video.

Discussion in 'General Firearm Discussion' started by PlayboyPenguin, Dec 17, 2010.

  1. PlayboyPenguin

    PlayboyPenguin Pacific Northwest Well-Known Member 2016 Volunteer

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    I posted a video version of an old review I did of my Kahr MK40 on youtube last night. When I woke up this morning I had not one, but three nasty e-mails from different people (at least they were different screennames...two of the e-mails seem very similar) chastising me for mentioning how easy it is to carry the MK40 concealed. Really??? That is such a touchy subject with people? One lady regaled me with the story of how her son was killed by someone carrying a concealed weapon while walking home late one night with friends because the guy thought they were trying to mug him when the asked for a smoke and then how he got off scott free.

    Three complaints is pretty bad considering the video has only been viewed like 7 or 8 times since I posted it last night. I hadn't even posted a link on any gun forums yet.

    YouTube - Kahr MK40 Range Report
     
  2. browntown

    browntown Salem, Oregon, United States Active Member

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    its a fine review, don't worry about the emails. crazies come with the internet. I have a K9 and love it.
     
  3. browntown

    browntown Salem, Oregon, United States Active Member

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    oh btw, kahr used to advise people to put several hundred rounds through their guns to break them in before trusting them for conc. carry. That might have changed, but some people in the past used to complain about a ammo hangup early in the life of the firearm.
     
  4. i8asquirrel

    i8asquirrel Keizer, oregon Member

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    Ignore the wacko's good Job
     
  5. matt_w

    matt_w Hillsboro, OR Active Member

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    uh huh. I'm sure that's really what happened.
     
  6. spengo

    spengo GLORIOUS CASCADIA Active Member

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    Oh dear, drama on youtube, say it isn't so! :eek: Generally youtube comments and pms should be ignored. Probably the same person sock-puppeteering to push their agenda anyway.

    If you feel like reverse-trolling, give them the "Well, you're equipped to be a prostitute, but you're not are you?" response. :thumbup:
     
  7. FritZ PDX

    FritZ PDX Portland, OR New Member

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    Your review looked fine to me. But anytime you publish anything someone is going to criticize you??? Or did you not realize that???
     
  8. Izzy

    Izzy Oakridge Active Member

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    You are an EVIL, EVIL, gun wielding man!!!:bluelaugh::laugh:

    I watched your video & was wondering, Where is the safety on that thing.
     
  9. MA Duce

    MA Duce Central Oregon Well-Known Member

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    Your review was very well done. And I am quite sure that poor lad was just asking for a smoke......which is a typical come on for muggers. Ignore them.
     
  10. nwo

    nwo Southern Oregon Well-Known Member

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    Did you re-post the video? There are no comments there now. No "likes" or "dislikes" either.
     
  11. PlayboyPenguin

    PlayboyPenguin Pacific Northwest Well-Known Member 2016 Volunteer

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    I do not mind the criticism...I just thought that was a pretty good record to get three complaints before even getting a dozen views. I must be doing something right.
     
  12. PlayboyPenguin

    PlayboyPenguin Pacific Northwest Well-Known Member 2016 Volunteer

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    I did repost ta higher quality version of the video early this morning (for some reason when you post directly from iMovie it does it in a very low res), but they did not leave negative comments. They just sent private messages. The only comments that showed this morning were positive ones.
     
  13. nwo

    nwo Southern Oregon Well-Known Member

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    Ah ok. I see that now.

    I think it's a very good video.

    "There", I just posted a comment!
     
  14. VW_Factor

    VW_Factor Woodburn Oregon Active Member

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    My Kahr in the manual instructed a 200 round break in period. (CW45) In the first 50 had 3 or 4 failure to goto full battery. I gentle smack on the back of the slide (pointed down range of course) fixed that. Afterwards, now.. 100 rounds later, operates perfectly.

    Bear in mind, the first 50 was straight outta the box. Afterwards it was cleaned, inspected and re-oiled. Since that time it operates perfectly every round.

    I am pretty sure most if not all Kahr weapons have the same recommendation of 200 rounds for break in.
     
  15. TapRackNGo

    TapRackNGo PNW Well-Known Member

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    great review!
     
  16. YFZsandrider

    YFZsandrider Tacoma, Wa Member

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    So, what was she doing watching gun reviews on youtube??:nuts:

    kookoo kookoo! :(

    Keep up the firearm related enthusiasm, PBP! :thumbup:
     
  17. atypicalparkie

    atypicalparkie sowfeast poetland, ohraygun Member

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    :winner: Hee hee! Apparently so. I thought the review was really well done. Poo to the haters :thumbup:
     
  18. JohnWayne

    JohnWayne USA Member

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    Maybe it was those hairy arms that got them all crazy :O
     
  19. PlayboyPenguin

    PlayboyPenguin Pacific Northwest Well-Known Member 2016 Volunteer

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    Those are nothing...you should see my feet. :D
     
  20. Trlsmn

    Trlsmn In Utero (Portland) Well-Known Member

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    Ignorant people.