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  • b money's Avatar
    Today, 12:55 PM
    Hello, everyone Iím in search of a few lathe turned bullets to see if a project could work. Probably 30cal to start but would take others. Would need 2-3 each. I would pay or trade for them. Thank you!
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  • Hardcast416taylor's Avatar
    Yesterday, 01:01 PM
    Probably either cupro nickel or mild steel.Robert
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    09-20-2018, 11:34 AM
    Had 10 hens and this years chicks in my back yard this a.m. while I ate breakfast, about 150 yds from house. Have a group of Toms, 5 , that come through about 3 - 4 times a week. Some of those Toms have nice ground draggin` beards. I just enjoy...
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    09-20-2018, 11:29 AM
    The way my eyesight is going, I would say `What field`? Good shot! I`ve been pondering getting something like this.Robert
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    09-19-2018, 02:56 PM
    Lyman used to offer mesh bags to put different caliber brass in so other calibers can be tumbled at the same time. I save mesh bags that fruit or onions came in. I cut them down and tie the bag top when the brass is in. I also got tired of .40...
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    09-19-2018, 02:24 AM
    Up until when there was getting to be a shortage of silver metal during the latter part of the war the Baron would commission a jeweler to make a small silver cup to mark each of his victories. He couldn`t get cups made for the final 10 or so...
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    09-19-2018, 01:54 AM
    A `ball park guess` on the weight of one of those?Robert
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    09-18-2018, 01:02 PM
    I have the Saeco #420 mold that drops roughly a 200 gr. WC and an old LEE 208 gr. WC nicknamed `the flying trashcan`. Both shoot very well from my Rugers and S&W M 29 using 50/50 alloy.Robert
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    09-18-2018, 12:58 PM
    I acquired all my `cooking tools` for making the lube from a Salvation Army resale store. I already had an old 2 burner electric hot plate so I was set. A cooking whisk is what I used for constantly stirring. A few months back I made my 3rd batch...
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    09-17-2018, 12:19 PM
    I read in an aviation magazine a few years back that had an article about the rotary engines used by both sides. The article said the Sopwith Camel and the Fokker Tri plane `s engines produced such torq that the pilots were constantly fighting...
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  • Hardcast416taylor's Avatar
    09-12-2018, 01:05 PM
    I also reaqlly only use the rifle crimp die to remove the bell from sitting a cast boolet. The other manner of use for me is when I`m loading `J` bullets for my semi auto`s.Robert
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    09-11-2018, 11:59 AM
    I`m also over the 70 age mark. Over the last 20 years I`ve had 3 angio-plastis done with a total of 7 stents put in. My first heart attack at 55 they did a 6 - way bypass and stripped the leg veins for that plumbing work. I`ve done their diet...
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    09-11-2018, 11:28 AM
    Have the press with not a complete 38 swc dies set and a replacement handle (lost the original somehow). $35 shipped.Robert
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    09-11-2018, 11:10 AM
    When I worked part time for a local gunshop I sighted in literally 100`s of shotguns with slugs. By far the best shooting was the old model 870 Wingmaster with Remingtons slug barrel that only had a rifled tube in the muzzle. We found the most...
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    09-11-2018, 10:58 AM
    Years back I acquired a #357466 single cavity in a trade deal. I also couldn`t get a load to kjeep a cylinder full from my K 14 on the side of a barn! I had heard this was a finicky mold to use and to try top loads from a manual. Well it still...
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  • b money's Avatar
    09-10-2018, 06:34 AM
    Ok thanks everyone I’ll let you know what happens. We just had a few unexpected expenses come up this weekend so it might not work out but I’ll give it a try. Again thank you so much!
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  • Hardcast416taylor's Avatar
    09-09-2018, 11:35 AM
    I had the same problem with a Mark X Interarms, mine was in 7 mm Rem Mag. Robert
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    09-09-2018, 11:23 AM
    About 25 years ago I came into a 5 gal. pail that was a bit over 1/2 full of mono letters from a print shop a hospital used to have. They were scraping it out to make room for a lab. A buddy of mine was a muscle/body builder type and was maintence...
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    09-09-2018, 10:33 AM
    Back in the 1950`s - 1960`s time frame an elderly lady friend of my Mother told her something that makes sense today. The lady`s Son was an Air Force bird Colonel. He had usually either wrote her or called about every other week or so. It went...
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  • b money's Avatar
    09-08-2018, 08:37 PM
    It does come with the large and small primer conversion. The rest I don’t know about. But even with that stuff missing I’m still money ahead it sounds like.
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    09-08-2018, 06:52 PM
    Iím looking at a used Dillon 550B and I havenít had any experience with one yet so I was wondering if everything was all there. I pretty well know the price is worth it I just donít want to be chasing down missing parts. This is what he told me....
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  • Forty Rod Ray's Avatar
    09-06-2018, 09:19 PM
    My oldest son gave me a Kal-Tec carbin in 40 S&W. You need to know that I'm a dinosaur. I do not own a platform gun in any thing. Everything I own is old. Like me. The first time I fired the K-T, I told the friend I was with, "****! ! I have to get...
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  • Hardcast416taylor's Avatar
    09-06-2018, 03:04 PM
    Slugging your barrel will give you a better of what diameter boolet to try using. There has been quite a bit of success with #312299 and even as large as #314299.Robert
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    09-06-2018, 03:01 PM
    In my foggy old mind I seem to recall about using oval headed brass screws and different grades of clover brand valve grinding compound. The screw is in a drill motor and isn`t being spun that rapidly.Robert
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    09-06-2018, 09:11 AM
    Back in the late 1980`s I went into our local Wally World store to buy a Winchester push feed synthetic stock Model 70 in .300 Win Mag at a decent sale price. They were all sold out and wouldn`t get anymore of that model in again. So the manager...
    46 replies | 2085 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