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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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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Fixing Gooned Screws.

    Started by W.R.Buchanan, 09-28-2019 03:49 PM
    2 Pages
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    • Replies: 32
    • Views: 3,398
    10-09-2019, 11:55 AM Go to last post
  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: Soldering steel FYI

    Started by MBTcustom, 10-12-2012 11:17 AM
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    • Replies: 88
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    08-15-2019, 02:20 PM Go to last post
  4. Sticky Thread Sticky: The how to's of gunstock work

    Started by Gunfreak25, 06-10-2009 06:38 PM
    2 Pages
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    • Replies: 30
    • Views: 69,587
    06-12-2019, 11:24 AM Go to last post
  5. Sticky Thread Sticky: Common Cartridge/Rifle Twist Rate Reference List

    Started by pietro, 03-20-2014 10:57 PM
    • Replies: 17
    • Views: 20,585
    05-03-2019, 12:28 PM Go to last post
  6. 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
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    • Replies: 88
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    04-24-2019, 12:52 PM Go to last post
  7. Sticky Thread Sticky: Cleaning lead from bores.

    Started by Hang Fire, 12-22-2011 05:39 PM
    6 Pages
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    • Replies: 101
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    02-09-2019, 03:32 PM Go to last post
  8. Sticky Thread Sticky: GunStock Re-Finishing, The Roger Method explained with Pics

    Started by AlaskanGuy, 01-17-2014 06:44 PM
    5 Pages
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    • Replies: 89
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    12-04-2018, 08:14 PM Go to last post
  9. Sticky Thread Sticky: I need a..... Sources for parts + services

    Started by Bret4207, 09-04-2008 01:23 PM
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    09-03-2018, 09:55 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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    01-30-2018, 09:11 PM Go to last post
  11. Sticky Thread Sticky: Cutting Dovetails by KSCO

    Started by Gunload Master, 07-13-2008 12:21 AM
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    01-18-2018, 05:15 PM Go to last post
  12. Sticky Thread Sticky: Recoil Pad " 101"

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

    Started by Bret4207, 10-19-2005 09:08 AM
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    01-01-2018, 03:46 PM Go to last post
  14. Sticky Thread Sticky: bluing tank

    Started by gnoahhh, 11-06-2011 07:28 PM
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    12-10-2017, 11:50 AM Go to last post
  15. 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. Screwdrivers for S&W revolvers?

    Started by Petander, Yesterday 02:48 PM
    • Replies: 16
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  2. So I got the Kuhnhausen S&W revolver book...

    Started by Petander, Yesterday 09:42 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    Yesterday, 09:59 PM Go to last post
  3. CVA Single Short Scout in 45/70

    Started by LouP, 01-14-2020 03:17 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 152
    Yesterday, 08:14 PM Go to last post
  4. Sight help please

    Started by Lefty SRH, 01-14-2020 06:51 PM
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 291
    Yesterday, 02:45 PM Go to last post
  5. Caswell Nickel

    Started by oldred, 01-15-2020 12:08 PM
    • Replies: 0
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    01-15-2020, 12:08 PM Go to last post
  6. How does one "grey" stainless steel?

    Started by Andy45, 01-13-2020 10:10 PM
    • Replies: 13
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    01-14-2020, 10:10 PM Go to last post
  7. Can Anyone Tell Me Which???

    Started by HollowPoint, 12-20-2019 07:57 PM
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    01-14-2020, 07:35 PM Go to last post
  8. Fooling a Smoker Thermostat

    Started by deltaenterprizes, 01-13-2020 05:36 PM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 214
    01-14-2020, 11:28 AM Go to last post
  9. Home made lathe

    Started by MrWolf, 01-11-2020 03:02 PM
    2 Pages
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    • Replies: 22
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    01-14-2020, 12:37 AM Go to last post
  10. Cracked stock simple fix, yeah right :(

    Started by wyofool, 01-08-2020 08:54 PM
    3 Pages
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    • Replies: 49
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    01-13-2020, 09:40 PM Go to last post
  11. H&R revolver help

    Started by Texas by God, 12-20-2019 09:08 PM
    2 Pages
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    • Replies: 20
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    01-13-2020, 08:49 PM Go to last post
  12. The mystery of the 1884 Trapdoor

    Started by Carrie450, 01-07-2020 01:49 AM
    • Replies: 19
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    01-13-2020, 11:40 AM Go to last post
  13. New way to dislodge a stuck boolit.

    Started by BrutalAB, 01-12-2020 10:40 AM
    • Replies: 10
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    01-12-2020, 03:41 PM Go to last post
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    • Views: 888
    01-12-2020, 07:33 AM Go to last post
  14. brownells

    Started by porthos, 01-03-2020 04:11 PM
    2 Pages
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    • Replies: 23
    • Views: 891
    01-11-2020, 09:53 AM Go to last post
  15. Electric bluing tanks

    Started by Komputatek, 01-01-2020 02:57 PM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 340
    01-08-2020, 07:34 PM Go to last post
  16. acraglas issue

    Started by porthos, 01-07-2020 04:34 PM
    • Replies: 11
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    01-08-2020, 06:16 PM Go to last post
  17. Pre-`64 action restoration?

    Started by Idaho45guy, 01-06-2020 12:35 AM
    2 Pages
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    • Replies: 21
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    01-07-2020, 10:57 AM Go to last post
  18. New barrel for an Arisaka 38?

    Started by frkelly74, 06-22-2019 07:30 PM
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 1,023
    01-06-2020, 10:36 PM Go to last post
  19. Original Winchester 1886 Forend cap screws.

    Started by Kev18, 01-04-2020 03:02 PM
    • Replies: 9
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    01-05-2020, 07:42 PM Go to last post
  20. First rebarreling attempt

    Started by Ernest, 12-25-2019 01:19 PM
    2 Pages
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    01-05-2020, 06:36 PM Go to last post
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    • Views: 146
    01-05-2020, 01:36 PM Go to last post
  21. Lil CVA Revolver disassembly assistiance, please

    Started by TCLouis, 12-13-2019 07:16 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 38
    • Views: 1,718
    01-02-2020, 09:19 PM Go to last post
  22. How to clean/ restore wood stocks?

    Started by Kev18, 12-22-2019 06:04 AM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 41
    • Views: 1,745
    01-01-2020, 04:51 PM Go to last post
  23. Remington 870 left Hand safety

    Started by marlin39a, 12-30-2019 12:28 PM
    • Replies: 13
    • Views: 295
    12-31-2019, 08:29 AM 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