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  • Fly's Avatar
    Yesterday, 08:19 PM
    I thought I would past this on as it might help some one else. I shot two different loads in my Rossi ranch hand with a full stock off bench. First was cast Lee 220 gr 45colt with 7grain of tightgroup that chrono average 1052 fps. I only shot 30...
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  • Fly's Avatar
    Yesterday, 08:13 PM
    I thought I would past this on as it might help some one else. I shot to different loads in my Rossi ranch hand with a full stock off hand. First was cast Lee 220 gr 45 colt with 7grain of tightgroup that chrono average 1052 fps. I only shot 30...
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  • Fly's Avatar
    02-20-2020, 03:24 PM
    I still have the other stock. That so ridicules as you know. But I live in a very remote area & do not plan to shoot it but on my own land. I have seen videos of others doing the same. Funny thing is I let a local sheriff look at it, & he never...
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  • Fly's Avatar
    02-20-2020, 02:08 PM
    Great advice! This is a super fun project. I put a regular stock on this bad boy, & with the short barrel it is so cool. Now I,m working on loads. Fly
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  • Fly's Avatar
    02-20-2020, 12:56 PM
    This is a little different question for many here. I have a Rossi ranch hand (Mars Leg) in 45 colt. It is a cut down Rossi 92 lever rifle for those who don't know. Any way I,m looking at rifle loads for 45 colt. This short rifle has a 12 inch...
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  • Fly's Avatar
    02-20-2020, 12:53 PM
    This is a little different question for many here. I have a Rossi ranch hand (Mars Leg) in 45 colt. It is a cut down Rossi 92 lever rifle for those who don't know. Any way I,m looking at rifle loads for 45 colt. This short rifle has a 12 inch...
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  • Fly's Avatar
    02-19-2020, 12:14 PM
    Yep those rifles are shooters. Fly
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  • Fly's Avatar
    02-17-2020, 11:27 AM
    Why do people have to be so rude? If you don't have something constructive to say, don't post. Geezzzzzzzzzz! Fly
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  • Dieselhorses's Avatar
    02-17-2020, 12:41 AM
    Just purchased a AR7 .22 survival rifle made by Henry Arms. Before that was a S&W 10-5.
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  • Fly's Avatar
    02-16-2020, 09:32 PM
    I shot my CVA mountain rifle in club matches in the late 1970,s. I always placed in the top 5 or better. I shot 50 grains 3fffg. At 50 yard 2inch groups off hand were common. I still have that rifle. Fly
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  • Fly's Avatar
    02-04-2020, 01:47 PM
    Thanks I will check out Jerrys also, next time I go to Tulsa. Fly
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  • Fly's Avatar
    02-03-2020, 09:58 AM
    Ya Dongs is where I normally buy. I live in the far east side of the state. Fly
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  • Fly's Avatar
    02-02-2020, 06:22 PM
    Ya the bullets you sent me & the 155g Lee,s I cast. Thanks buddy Fly
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  • Fly's Avatar
    02-02-2020, 02:06 PM
    Lags you brought up the Lyman cast bullet manuals. I looked them up & most are out of print but can still be had for inflated prices. But my question do they have data on load cast for milsurps. I did order a 50th Lyman edition which I really did...
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  • Fly's Avatar
    02-01-2020, 07:08 PM
    What would be a good lead loading manual ? Fly
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  • Fly's Avatar
    02-01-2020, 04:44 PM
    (quote, (A reloader really can never have too many reloading manuals.) That is so true! I have Lee manual & it is very limited to loading cast 7.62x54. Pistol cast loads are very good but not cast milsurp loadings. ...
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  • Fly's Avatar
    02-01-2020, 04:32 PM
    Der Gebirgsjager you read my mine. That was spot on as to my thinking. Thank you Fly
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  • Fly's Avatar
    02-01-2020, 01:57 PM
    OK this sounds like a mixed bag of answers. For me yes it is for shooting cast in MN. I been reading a lot from different sites, even though this is my main one. I have loaded my ammo for years. But not for Military rifles. I just went by the...
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  • Fly's Avatar
    02-01-2020, 11:26 AM
    I must omit I,m a traditional muzzle loader guy. I,m not crazy about people hunting in the tradition muzzle loader season with the new rifles & such. I don't bash them ever for it is the law & I can't controll that. But stuff like this tells me the...
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  • Fly's Avatar
    02-01-2020, 11:11 AM
    I keep hearing reduced loads, like 60% below normal load? What is that? case volume, weight? what is normal load? Sorry for the dumb question but I must lean someway. ...
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  • rca's Avatar
    01-31-2020, 05:36 PM
    I have had very good luck with WEAVER scopes and have several.
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  • Fly's Avatar
    01-29-2020, 11:48 AM
    That is how I do it also. Base ball bats are quick & easy. It works for beating the women off me also.(wink) Fly
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  • Fly's Avatar
    01-27-2020, 01:05 PM
    My Mosin was .311, I also have finn & a M39 carbine but have not checked the bore on them as yet. I,m playing with just the Mosin for now. I have some other military rifles but never casted lead for any of them. This is my first attempt. Lags...
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  • Dieselhorses's Avatar
    01-26-2020, 11:57 PM
    Like going back in time! So...were you in a coma since '72 and woke up and realized you used to reload? LOL Seriously, I've used powder from the 60's my brother gave me and worked like a charm!
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  • Dieselhorses's Avatar
    01-26-2020, 10:46 PM
    They just re-invented the wheel again, unless it's faster at sizing bullets. A lot of plastic in that gizmo!
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  • Fly's Avatar
    01-26-2020, 10:39 PM
    Yes I slugged my bore & sized my bullet to fit. Fly
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  • Fly's Avatar
    01-26-2020, 05:06 PM
    Larry I see you live by Lake Havaau very cool.. When I go out there it to see my son. Ever since he left home he has never lived close by. Went off to West Point, then after that to the middle east, then lived in NY city & now Phoenix. I had never...
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  • Fly's Avatar
    01-26-2020, 02:00 PM
    Thank you guys. I need to get some 2400, I can see. I do have some Unique, but I was wanting around 1800 to 2000 fps. Can I get there with Unique with out accuracy going south? Lags next trip to AZ I need to meet you if that's possible. ...
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  • Fly's Avatar
    01-26-2020, 04:50 AM
    Here in what I have. 155 grain Lee cast bullets that I cast, Gas checked & coated with Hi-Tek. The powder I have on hand is 3031 & 4064. I don,t plan to shoot over 100 yards. What load should I start with & witch powder would you use? ...
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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