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  1. , defined as anything having to do with a barrel. Fire lapping Hand lapping Fire polishing Throats (& bullet fit) Chambers Crowns and Crowning Cut Rifleing Swaged Rifleing Button Rifleing Exterior grind & polish Exterior finishing Caustic Niter Cold blues Browning Barrel mounted sights

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  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: Rifle barrel and action dimensions list, info needed.

    Started by lar45, 05-11-2007 10:01 PM
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    11-19-2014, 12:01 PM Go to last post
  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Common Cartridge/Rifle Twist Rate Reference List

    Started by pietro, 03-20-2014 10:57 PM
    • Replies: 11
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    11-05-2014, 12:16 PM Go to last post
  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: Recoil Pad " 101"

    Started by Ben, 01-20-2012 12:58 PM
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    • Replies: 30
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    11-03-2014, 04:28 AM Go to last post
  4. Sticky Thread Sticky: Removing Stuck Wooden Dowel and Soft Lead Sinker from a barrel

    Started by Fire_stick, 01-04-2011 03:36 AM
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    • Replies: 75
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    10-22-2014, 12:19 PM Go to last post
  5. Sticky Thread Sticky: Shop tips

    Started by Bret4207, 10-19-2005 09:08 AM
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    09-13-2014, 04:44 PM Go to last post
  6. Sticky Thread Sticky: Cleaning lead from bores.

    Started by Hang Fire, 12-22-2011 05:39 PM
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    • Replies: 90
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    09-12-2014, 01:25 AM Go to last post
  7. Sticky Thread Sticky: Soldering steel FYI

    Started by goodsteel, 10-12-2012 11:17 AM
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    08-09-2014, 01:30 PM Go to last post
  8. Sticky Thread Sticky: bluing tank

    Started by gnoahhh, 11-06-2011 07:28 PM
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    • Replies: 24
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    08-02-2014, 09:43 AM Go to last post
  9. Sticky Thread Sticky: GunStock Re-Finishing, The Roger Method explained with Pics

    Started by AlaskanGuy, 01-17-2014 06:44 PM
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    07-04-2014, 01:10 PM Go to last post
  10. Sticky Thread Sticky: Joni Lynn's Mauser

    Started by waksupi, 04-06-2011 08:09 PM
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    06-26-2014, 03:54 PM Go to last post
  11. Sticky Thread Sticky: I need a..... Sources for parts + services

    Started by Bret4207, 09-04-2008 01:23 PM
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    02-18-2014, 01:28 PM Go to last post
  12. Sticky Thread Sticky: The how to's of gunstock work

    Started by Gunfreak25, 06-10-2009 06:38 PM
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    12-08-2013, 08:54 PM Go to last post
  13. Sticky Thread Sticky: Cutting Dovetails by KSCO

    Started by Gunload Master, 07-13-2008 12:21 AM
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    11-30-2013, 01:38 PM Go to last post
  14. Sticky Thread Sticky: Firearms manuals

    Started by Boz330, 01-04-2013 11:21 AM
    • Replies: 5
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    04-05-2013, 08:12 PM Go to last post
  1. need a barrel rifled to 1 in 120

    Started by drsimm1776, Yesterday 05:43 PM
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  2. How do I make a kinda like Tru-oil sub for my muzzies?

    Started by docone31, 11-10-2014 06:28 PM
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    • Views: 986
    Yesterday, 11:19 PM Go to last post
  3. Teak Oil for Stock Finish

    Started by terryt, 11-13-2014 01:33 AM
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    • Replies: 21
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    Yesterday, 10:55 PM Go to last post
  4. Refinishing a Ruger MKII?

    Started by wonderwolf, 11-20-2014 06:41 PM
    • Replies: 10
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    Yesterday, 09:56 PM Go to last post
  5. Sig brace adapter for a S&W 15-22 pistol

    Started by DCP, 11-14-2014 08:47 PM
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    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 425
    Yesterday, 06:18 PM Go to last post
  6. Can I apply stain after BLO??

    Started by RustyReel, 11-19-2014 08:21 AM
    • Replies: 15
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    Yesterday, 09:46 AM Go to last post
  7. Who can rifle a 32 ga. shotgun barrel?

    Started by Blackwater, 11-03-2014 11:22 AM
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  8. Broken trigger spring- bda380/Beretta 84

    Started by Buck Neck It, 11-18-2014 01:42 PM
    • Replies: 2
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    Yesterday, 12:17 AM Go to last post
  9. Armorers Tools

    Started by LUCKYDAWG13, 11-19-2014 08:07 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 182
    11-20-2014, 07:40 PM Go to last post
  10. Which action to use...

    Started by Deep Six, 10-24-2014 04:36 PM
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    11-20-2014, 06:43 PM Go to last post
  11. AK-47 Magazines and Evaporust

    Started by Gunor, 11-19-2014 05:40 PM
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    11-19-2014, 08:52 PM Go to last post
  12. When to Whisker a Sugar Maple Stock

    Started by 1874Sharps, 11-18-2014 10:34 PM
    • Replies: 4
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    11-19-2014, 02:27 PM Go to last post
  13. Ruger 44 carbine disassembly help

    Started by BruMatt, 11-18-2014 06:58 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    11-19-2014, 12:10 PM Go to last post
  14. What is a gunsmith???

    Started by GRUMPA, 10-23-2014 06:18 PM
    3 Pages
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    • Replies: 42
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    11-18-2014, 11:27 PM Go to last post
  15. take down rifle question

    Started by nekshot, 11-17-2014 10:33 AM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 181
    11-18-2014, 09:55 PM Go to last post
  16. Need advice on 303 Brit. bolt

    Started by gpidaho, 11-12-2014 05:18 PM
    • Replies: 3
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    11-18-2014, 04:23 PM Go to last post
  17. rear sight installation

    Started by Battis, 11-17-2014 11:54 PM
    • Replies: 2
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    11-18-2014, 04:19 PM Go to last post
  18. Neat Rust Bluing trick

    Started by oldred, 09-29-2014 09:02 AM
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    11-18-2014, 01:38 PM Go to last post
  19. Oxpho Blue

    Started by terryt, 11-18-2014 12:45 AM
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    11-18-2014, 12:01 PM Go to last post
  20. 308 Winchester Finishing Reamer Question

    Started by Pirate69, 11-12-2014 08:41 PM
    • Replies: 16
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    11-18-2014, 06:05 AM Go to last post
  21. Which Stocks will fit Rossi 92 357 Maggie

    Started by TCLouis, 11-15-2014 12:11 AM
    • Replies: 5
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    11-17-2014, 11:33 PM Go to last post
  22. Salvage a .22 pistol that's been through a fire?

    Started by fatelk, 11-02-2014 10:41 PM
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    • Replies: 21
    • Views: 971
    11-17-2014, 06:54 PM Go to last post
  23. Lapping powder charge

    Started by Tn Jim, 10-31-2014 10:47 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 29
    • Views: 1,274
    11-17-2014, 02:04 PM Go to last post

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Abbreviations used in Reloading

BP Bronze Point IMR Improved Military Rifle PTD Pointed
BR Bench Rest M Magnum RN Round Nose
BT Boat Tail PL Power-Lokt SP Soft Point
C Compressed Charge PR Primer SPCL Soft Point "Core-Lokt"
HP Hollow Point PSPCL Pointed Soft Point "Core Lokt" C.O.L. Cartridge Overall Length
PSP Pointed Soft Point Spz Spitzer Point SBT Spitzer Boat Tail
LRN Lead Round Nose LWC Lead Wad Cutter LSWC Lead Semi Wad Cutter
GC Gas Check