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  • abunaitoo's Avatar
    11-15-2018, 04:40 AM
    abunaitoo replied to a thread Globe sight base in Our Town
    I could use a Lyman globe sight, but I have a bunch of globe sights that don't dovetail on the barrel. I'll check out Buffalo arms.
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    11-14-2018, 04:12 AM
    Looking for a Williams Rear sight, WGRS, Savage rifle. Trade a Med FRB of .223 range pick-up brass. Can pay, if the price is right.
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    11-14-2018, 02:32 AM
    abunaitoo started a thread Globe sight base in Our Town
    I'm looking for a globe target front sight base, that goes into a dovetail on the barrel. .22 Springfield 87A. I found one made by Williams, but it's made for the Williams globe sight. I've looked on the Lyman site, Brownell's, Midway, Graff,...
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    11-14-2018, 02:24 AM
    abunaitoo replied to a thread Lyman Alaskan Scope in Our Town
    I noticed this scope is heavy. I'll see if I can clean it up better. Caps, and focus are stuck. Put a drop of PB Blaster on them and letting it soak.
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    11-14-2018, 01:54 AM
    abunaitoo replied to a thread Land line out in Our Town
    Phone is still out. Guy came today and said another main line needs to be changed. He said he saw a crew was changing a line down the street. He checked the line on the pole just to be sure. Nothing more he could do. He put in another service...
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    11-14-2018, 01:17 AM
    Before PC. I size with the checks on. Also use a NOE sizer with no lube. I'm new to this, but everything is going smoothly so far.
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    11-14-2018, 01:13 AM
    abunaitoo replied to a thread Soot on the neck in Cast Boolits
    Accuracy is good. I have a tuff of dacron over the powder. But I did before I annealed. Only thing different is the necks were annealed. Maybe I shouldn't have done it, but I didn't want the necks to split. Reloaded over five times before...
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    11-13-2018, 02:53 AM
    No one else shooting 6.5 Arisaka???? Didn't weigh the boolets. Put a tuff of dacron filler instead. So far I've had the best luck with 15.0, I4198. 2400 was close, but I4198 was more consistent. 6 shots at 100yds. Off the bench with rest. ...
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    11-13-2018, 02:22 AM
    Are there any other auction sites, for firearm parts/tools/ect, besides evil bay. The prices there are for people with more money than .................... They have reloading stuff, that the starting bid is higher than list price. Every once in...
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    11-12-2018, 08:38 PM
    abunaitoo replied to a thread Soot on the neck in Cast Boolits
    Could be the shells are just worn out. I noticed on some of them, I had leakage at the primers.
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    11-12-2018, 08:32 PM
    Bump up.
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  • abunaitoo's Avatar
    11-12-2018, 08:05 PM
    I'm looking for used Lyman globe sights. AHB, AMI, AUG. Inserts not necessary. Have .223 range pick-up for trade. Can pay, but rather trade.
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    11-12-2018, 03:58 AM
    So I tried it today. Didn't notice any difference. Could be I used the wrong paper or it was to small. Tried it in a 6.5X50 Arisaka. Paper was the thinnest I had on hand. Dot was from a hole punch, so it wasn't covering the whole bottom. But...
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    11-12-2018, 03:42 AM
    It's always fun to go to a gun show. Even a bad gun show is better than nothing.
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    11-12-2018, 03:34 AM
    I try to do some thing good for someone when I'm out. Today I found a cell phone, and returned it to the owner. He was really relieved. Last week I found a set of keys. Didn't find the owner, but i turned it in to the range safety officers. I do...
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    11-10-2018, 11:20 PM
    I have one of those. It's missing the measuring tube. I like it better than the B&M because it doesn't have the spring to close the lever. On most of my B&M. I changed the spring. I think the tube is larger in diameter.
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    11-10-2018, 01:57 AM
    abunaitoo replied to a thread Rain, rain, go away in Our Town
    Still raining here. It didn't rain last night at the Bruno Mars concert at the stadium. Raining hard right now.
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    11-09-2018, 04:28 PM
    abunaitoo replied to a thread Soot on the neck in Cast Boolits
    They are crimped, but I'm using the crimp on the seating die. Haven't gotten around to making a Lee FC die yet. I guess, maybe, I made the neck to soft.
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    11-09-2018, 04:12 PM
    Someone must have one. Anyone going to a gunshow this weekend????
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    11-09-2018, 04:07 PM
    PM sent
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    11-09-2018, 03:17 AM
    PM sent
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    11-09-2018, 02:43 AM
    abunaitoo replied to a thread Land line out in Our Town
    They were working on the line again today. They replaced another main line. Phone worked for about three hours, and shorted out again. When it was working, lots of static. So bad, not really usable. I guess they'll have to try again. I was...
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    11-09-2018, 02:33 AM
    abunaitoo replied to a thread Lyman Alaskan Scope in Our Town
    Body has surface rust, one dent, Seems to be usable. Probably not worth having it cleaned.
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  • abunaitoo's Avatar
    11-08-2018, 07:24 PM
    I'm looking for a WCF 150 rear peep sight. Would rather trade for it, but have some things I might trade.
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    11-08-2018, 06:07 PM
    dagger dog replied to a thread Plugged barrel in Muzzleloading.
    I doubt you will find a zerk fitting that has the identical thread to match the rifle, so find one that starts in the hole and turn it as far as it will go with finger pressure only.
    49 replies | 1973 view(s)
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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