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    Yesterday, 10:39 AM
    When I live in MA and at the time you could use soft catch traps I did caught a 60lb coyote in it also one trap set in water with a 1 3/4 coil of a northwoods on a drag . When I went to sell the furs to my fur buyer he told me he only caught one in...
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    02-16-2019, 02:22 PM
    If it works go for it.It dose not matter on the looks. Now you give me a idea now for make one for on the go.
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    02-13-2019, 07:16 PM
    Years ago I made my own molds also for lube of the same 450 one you got and I use wax paper to wrap it up .You will be happy in the end for make your own lube.
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    02-13-2019, 04:45 PM
    thank you for letting know . I had seen they had a sale on crossbow bolts and got some stock up.
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    02-13-2019, 10:12 AM
    I had learn off of the Lyman 3 and have the 4th .and did get the reprint of 1 and 2 .The 3rd one is more on this for how I see it.
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    02-12-2019, 03:21 PM
    I had hard time with the small base die for what the op stated to use it for the same cases and found out the lube I was usen was not working and I talk with my gunsmith about it and had him take the case out of the die I got stuck in,he told be...
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    02-12-2019, 10:23 AM
    trapper9260 replied to a thread New Press? in Reloading Equipment
    I have the old Lyman T press to hold 6 dies and works for me. When I start to do 308 win and got some LC brass and how hard it was on the press to deprime and resize the cases on the press I got a used Hornady single stage press.So it all work out...
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    02-10-2019, 05:47 PM
    For what was side already water it down is the best way to reducing the alloy BHN with pure lead.
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    02-07-2019, 12:30 PM
    You are able to set all the dies the way you want them and just reload with out have to change dies.It make it alot faster to reload when you have the data that works for the gun you load.I do have a single stage and use that to resize and deprime...
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    02-06-2019, 09:29 AM
    trapper9260 replied to a thread Hornady help in Our Town
    You can use IMR4064 in place of the Varget .I done for friend of my in his M1 Grand ,they are near each other on the burn chart also.
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    02-05-2019, 11:42 AM
    It gets me for what is going on with the OP.I have Lyman dies that I can do both .I had got the Hornady one for 32 S&W to 32 H&R Mag and I am able to do 327Mag with it also and not wrote on it at the time you can and for the ones with the tight...
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    02-05-2019, 09:15 AM
    I do alot of skinning for doing trapping and deer hunting and small game and the knifes I use for skinning for trapping works for me and makes it easy for me.I do have one that I use for deer hunting for field dress the deer
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    02-04-2019, 01:02 PM
    You can load 44 spl and Russian with the mag dies with out any problems ,just adjust the M die and the seating die. the depriming should be ok as is.
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    02-04-2019, 09:23 AM
    I had stock up on it when I could at the time. I am good for a time now
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    02-02-2019, 09:28 PM
    there is one on gunbrokes https://www.gunbroker.com/item/794284415
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    02-02-2019, 07:38 PM
    I use the bees wax for make boolit lube, I use ground corn cobs for flux. I also use the corn cobs to tumble my brass also.for the last tumble the first one I use ground walnut shells.I get my bees wax from the bee farmer that have some hives on my...
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    02-02-2019, 02:59 PM
    This is what was posted in S&W forum by someone An article in a recent Shooting Times said according to Hodgdon the fairly new W572 will make a good substitute for SR4756. http://smith-wessonforum.com/reloading/521766-replacement-sr-4756-a.html...
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    02-01-2019, 08:41 PM
    trapper9260 replied to a thread Leaded barrel in Cast Boolits
    I had shot some factory lead 44 Mag in my RH and it lead up bad on me and in the Lyman cast book said there is 2 ways to clean the lead out is to scrub it like some stated or to shoot jacket bullets . I did the the bullets and clean it out easy I...
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    02-01-2019, 08:34 PM
    My brother have a 54 inline he got many years ago .it takes a cap. He use 44 cal SWC and HP also 45 SWC with sabots. He have not went out for some year with it. I do not know why .He had got it Cabelas at the time.
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    01-30-2019, 04:49 PM
    There is one here in Iowa at Ft Atkinson every Sept . it is not bad I did not go this past year but had the year before they do have some shooting. Then there is a some what one, over the river in WI but no shooting.
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    01-29-2019, 09:47 AM
    Thank you Outpost75 for going into details on this. It make it easyer for me to understand better on this all and sometime over look of how to do this all.
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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