Inline FabricationADvertise hereRotoMetals2Graf & Sons
Titan ReloadingStainLess Steel MediaMidSouth Shooters SupplyLee Precision

Page 1 of 182 123456789101151101 ... LastLast
Threads 1 to 25 of 4537

Forum: Gunsmithing Tips & Tricks

Those of you with tips to pass along and those asking for help check in here.

Sub-Forums Threads / Posts  Last Post

  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

    Forum Actions:

    Forum Statistics:

    • Threads: 385
    • Posts: 4,133
  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: Joni Lynn's Mauser

    Started by waksupi, 04-06-2011 08:09 PM
    5 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5
    • Replies: 83
    • Views: 57,496
    01-30-2018, 09:11 PM Go to last post
  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Cutting Dovetails by KSCO

    Started by Gunload Master, 07-13-2008 12:21 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 29
    • Views: 45,644
    01-18-2018, 05:15 PM Go to last post
  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: Recoil Pad " 101"

    Started by Ben, 01-20-2012 12:58 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 38
    • Views: 25,488
    01-15-2018, 01:44 AM Go to last post
  4. Sticky Thread Sticky: Shop tips

    Started by Bret4207, 10-19-2005 09:08 AM
    10 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 10
    • Replies: 193
    • Views: 104,720
    01-01-2018, 03:46 PM Go to last post
  5. Sticky Thread Sticky: GunStock Re-Finishing, The Roger Method explained with Pics

    Started by AlaskanGuy, 01-17-2014 06:44 PM
    5 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5
    • Replies: 85
    • Views: 37,480
    12-14-2017, 02:55 PM Go to last post
  6. Sticky Thread Sticky: The how to's of gunstock work

    Started by Gunfreak25, 06-10-2009 06:38 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 25
    • Views: 56,903
    12-14-2017, 02:13 PM Go to last post
  7. Sticky Thread Sticky: bluing tank

    Started by gnoahhh, 11-06-2011 07:28 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 31
    • Views: 26,856
    12-10-2017, 11:50 AM Go to last post
  8. Sticky Thread Sticky: Please help !

    Started by Boaz, 09-02-2017 09:46 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 738
    09-02-2017, 09:46 AM Go to last post
  9. Sticky Thread Sticky: I need a..... Sources for parts + services

    Started by Bret4207, 09-04-2008 01:23 PM
    • Replies: 17
    • Views: 19,491
    08-20-2017, 10:24 AM Go to last post
  10. Sticky Thread Sticky: Rifle barrel and action dimensions list, info needed.

    Started by lar45, 05-11-2007 10:01 PM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 43
    • Views: 78,939
    08-15-2017, 03:16 PM Go to last post
  11. Sticky Thread Sticky: Cleaning lead from bores.

    Started by Hang Fire, 12-22-2011 05:39 PM
    5 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5
    • Replies: 91
    • Views: 72,179
    04-18-2017, 05:03 PM Go to last post
  12. Sticky Thread Sticky: Removing Stuck Wooden Dowel and Soft Lead Sinker from a barrel

    Started by Fire_stick, 01-04-2011 03:36 AM
    5 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5
    • Replies: 87
    • Views: 69,276
    04-02-2017, 08:34 PM Go to last post
  13. Sticky Thread Sticky: Common Cartridge/Rifle Twist Rate Reference List

    Started by pietro, 03-20-2014 10:57 PM
    • Replies: 13
    • Views: 13,949
    10-22-2016, 04:51 PM Go to last post
  14. Sticky Thread Sticky: Soldering steel FYI

    Started by goodsteel, 10-12-2012 11:17 AM
    5 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5
    • Replies: 85
    • Views: 59,087
    06-27-2015, 07:52 PM Go to last post
  15. Sticky Thread Sticky: Firearms manuals

    Started by Boz330, 01-04-2013 11:21 AM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 8,627
    04-05-2013, 08:12 PM Go to last post
  1. Casings stick in my S&W 357 after firing.

    Started by JimSchneck, Yesterday 11:53 AM
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 182
    Today, 12:04 AM Go to last post
  2. What uses a single stack 303 Brit or 30-40 Krag magazine?

    Started by map55b, 02-14-2018 05:21 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 38
    • Views: 650
    Yesterday, 02:01 PM Go to last post
  3. Competitor Single Shot Pistol

    Started by BPSharps, 02-20-2018 08:04 PM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 164
    Yesterday, 01:07 AM Go to last post
  4. Broken bolt release button on 721

    Started by fiberoptik, 02-04-2018 07:14 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 20
    • Views: 460
    Yesterday, 12:35 AM Go to last post
  5. Front Sight that threads onto muzzle?

    Started by Solothurn, 02-20-2018 07:51 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 87
    02-20-2018, 11:11 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 322
    02-20-2018, 03:24 PM Go to last post
  6. Is It "Build" Or "Assemble" An AR15?

    Started by Atakawow, 01-31-2018 03:42 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 33
    • Views: 900
    02-20-2018, 01:29 PM Go to last post
  7. Need to fix missing pins on 1849 Colt pocket revolver

    Started by Clark, 02-15-2018 11:09 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 24
    • Views: 482
    02-20-2018, 09:45 AM Go to last post
  8. Chrome x39 barrel

    Started by nekshot, 02-19-2018 09:19 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 94
    02-19-2018, 10:59 AM Go to last post
  9. 1911 Front Sight

    Started by Uncle Grinch, 02-16-2018 09:11 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 157
    02-18-2018, 08:56 PM Go to last post
  10. stevens mod 44 bbl

    Started by bigdog454, 02-17-2018 08:57 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 118
    02-18-2018, 02:57 PM Go to last post
  11. Removing paint from a rifle

    Started by jeepvet, 02-16-2018 01:20 AM
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 233
    02-18-2018, 12:29 AM Go to last post
  12. 1911 frame clamp fixture

    Started by JRLesan, 02-15-2018 08:35 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 136
    02-17-2018, 11:17 AM Go to last post
  13. 80% question

    Started by 44Blam, 02-11-2018 12:09 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 290
    02-17-2018, 10:26 AM Go to last post
  14. Increasing OAL for Henry Big Boy

    Started by megasupermagnum, 02-16-2018 10:32 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 96
    02-16-2018, 11:37 PM Go to last post
  15. Arisaka front barrel band removal

    Started by 43PU, 02-16-2018 09:43 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 63
    02-16-2018, 09:43 AM Go to last post
  16. Question Yugo M59-66 A1 (SKS) night sight refinish

    Started by Cowboy_Dan, 02-16-2018 06:42 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 61
    02-16-2018, 06:42 AM Go to last post
  17. how short can a shotgun barrel be ?

    Started by ipopum, 02-11-2018 06:56 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 34
    • Views: 992
    02-16-2018, 06:23 AM Go to last post
  18. Would you consider this safe ?

    Started by vrh, 02-07-2018 11:25 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 23
    • Views: 1,178
    02-15-2018, 10:09 PM Go to last post
  19. Okie Gauges , are they still in business?

    Started by Texxut, 02-14-2018 05:43 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 92
    02-14-2018, 05:43 PM Go to last post
  20. Mark II low safety for Mauser

    Started by Danth, 02-12-2018 11:11 AM
    • Replies: 15
    • Views: 354
    02-13-2018, 11:58 PM Go to last post
  21. Rust Bluing Problems - Spots and streaks in finish after carding

    Started by JWalker, 12-30-2017 09:07 PM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 48
    • Views: 1,928
    02-13-2018, 09:04 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 22
    • Views: 1,682
    02-13-2018, 02:55 PM Go to last post
  22. Swede: SPS Braun to Boyds "At One"

    Started by RPRNY, 02-09-2018 07:13 PM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 335
    02-13-2018, 10:19 AM Go to last post
  23. Light carbine bench technique

    Started by Steven66, 02-13-2018 01:13 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 135
    02-13-2018, 01:13 AM Go to last post

Page 1 of 182 123456789101151101 ... LastLast

Thread Display Options

Use this control to limit the display of threads to those newer than the specified time frame.

Allows you to choose the data by which the thread list will be sorted.

Order threads in...

Note: when sorting by date, 'descending order' will show the newest results first.

Icon Legend

Contains unread posts
Contains unread posts
Contains no unread posts
Contains no unread posts
More than 15 replies or 500 views
Hot thread with unread posts
More than 15 replies or 500 views
Hot thread with no unread posts
Closed Thread
Thread is closed
Thread Contains a Message Written By You
You have posted in this thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
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