RepackboxTitan ReloadingInline FabricationRotoMetals2
WidenersLee PrecisionMidSouth Shooters Supply

Tab Content
  • toot's Avatar
    05-21-2019, 04:42 PM
    wouldn't you have to use a wad of some kind over the shot cup to keep the shot from rolling / falling out the end of the barrel?? when used in a conventional modern shot gun the roll crimp or the 6 or 8 point star crimp holds the shot in the hull...
    9 replies | 260 view(s)
  • toot's Avatar
    05-21-2019, 04:36 PM
    Remington's rule!!!
    16 replies | 380 view(s)
  • toot's Avatar
    05-12-2019, 07:29 AM
    when i fire form brass i put 6-10 grs. of UNIQUE with COW- PABLUM-or FARINA, on top of the powder. then push the case mouth into a hard bar of soap- IRISH SPRING- or IVORY, or canning wax to seal it, then fire straight up into the air- this...
    37 replies | 5811 view(s)
  • toot's Avatar
    05-11-2019, 04:30 PM
    give credit where it is due, he is pushing 70 and writes articles that we simple folk enjoy and understand. he has had health issues also. he writes good articles.
    96 replies | 7364 view(s)
  • toot's Avatar
    05-11-2019, 04:17 PM
    he is a strait shooter, the best.
    0 replies | 29 view(s)
  • toot's Avatar
    05-11-2019, 04:02 PM
    WRideout, is a strait shooter, the best.
    0 replies | 22 view(s)
  • toot's Avatar
    05-11-2019, 03:58 PM
    Wrideout, is a strait shooter. he is the best to deal with. i will deal with him anytime.
    0 replies | 17 view(s)
  • toot's Avatar
    05-07-2019, 08:11 AM
    sadly- GRUMPA passed from this earth. he will be and is sadly missed by so many. i corresponded with him many times over the years, and asked him one time how to make 7.5 M/M, ITALIAN cases out of what, what do i use for the base brass. he came back...
    31 replies | 891 view(s)
  • toot's Avatar
    05-06-2019, 06:56 PM
    why does everybody mention, 35 REMINGTON brass is on sale here and there? isn't the name of this site-case forming/re forming? that's what a lot of us guys like to do. make do with what we have at hand. heck buying it ain't no fun and it costs.
    31 replies | 891 view(s)
  • toot's Avatar
    05-06-2019, 04:09 PM
    WRideout, thanks. I will be in touch.
    31 replies | 891 view(s)
  • toot's Avatar
    05-06-2019, 04:06 PM
    EVR, i find it is easier to make 6.5x55 JAP out of 220 SWIFT, witch i will never get be cause i have a REMINGTON MOD. 700-BDL. that does the same thing and doesn't burn the barrel out. if i loose a few in the process so what, they were given to me...
    31 replies | 891 view(s)
  • toot's Avatar
    05-06-2019, 03:58 PM
    pworley1, got it thanks for the come back. wrote it down. seems like a lot of you guys have been there? we all don't jump up and go out and buy brass? if the brass we need is not to be had, they will be asking what i am, what can i make it out of?
    31 replies | 891 view(s)
  • toot's Avatar
    05-06-2019, 03:53 PM
    Mostly LeverGuns, thanks also for the info. i have copied it in my favorites.
    31 replies | 891 view(s)
  • toot's Avatar
    05-06-2019, 03:51 PM
    EVR, thanks for the info.i and you have been there, for i have done it also. works and use brass that i plentiful to make it out of. if we loose a few, so be it!, move on.
    31 replies | 891 view(s)
  • toot's Avatar
    05-06-2019, 08:46 AM
    thank you. many years ago reforming brass to other calibers was the only to shoot foreign country's weapons.if us old timers didn't experiment making them, it would either be forgotten. and you would hope some brass company MAY come out with the...
    31 replies | 891 view(s)
  • toot's Avatar
    05-06-2019, 08:40 AM
    i'm not dumb. i know i can buy them. that is not what i asked. i asked what can i make them from? i enjoy reforming brass into other calibers.i guess most buy what they want to shoot? i have been reforming brass for oddball calibers for over 50+yrs,...
    31 replies | 891 view(s)
  • toot's Avatar
    05-05-2019, 09:49 AM
    i have been getting 32 WINCHESTER SPL. and 30/30 WINCHESTER brass from AMMO BRASS TRADER, and have great success with just lubing them and running then through the 32/40 dies.! my WINCHESTER HIGH WALL doesn't know the difference?
    22 replies | 8839 view(s)
  • toot's Avatar
    05-05-2019, 09:36 AM
    what can i use to make them fro and how do i do it? i have a REMINGTON MOD. 4I, rifle. slide action, so cambering is more critical than a bolt action, thanks.
    31 replies | 891 view(s)
  • toot's Avatar
    05-03-2019, 01:13 PM
    and how about the ones at SPRINGFIELD ARMORY, MASSACHUSETTS. that is quite a fence!. any one seen it?.
    37 replies | 1791 view(s)
  • toot's Avatar
    05-03-2019, 01:07 PM
    toot replied to a thread Any model railroaders here in Our Town
    I am heavy into R. R. POSTCARDS. 30+ yrs. a couple thousand. played with S-GAUGE, 50+ yrs ago. every thing gone. every thing is fun when you are young!.
    9 replies | 318 view(s)
  • toot's Avatar
    05-03-2019, 10:40 AM
    toot replied to a thread 35 Rem Lee FCD in Helping Hands
    Dinny,GEORGE rely travels.he came to my house in the EAST, this AM, when i went to the AM. MAIL and returned he left me a package that I sorely needed.i made the mistake of leaving out a bottle of BRANDY and it was gone! fair exchange. i though he...
    4 replies | 157 view(s)
  • toot's Avatar
    04-30-2019, 02:12 PM
    a case of rite place rite time!!!
    27 replies | 1912 view(s)
  • toot's Avatar
    04-29-2019, 10:28 AM
    RED BEAR- i load 12 grs. of UNIQUE, then COW, and push the case mouth int a bar of IVORY SOAP, hold it up in the air, this increases pressure and fire form.yes i have both 8x50r and 8x56r.
    8 replies | 370 view(s)
  • toot's Avatar
    04-28-2019, 05:55 PM
    I shoot 7.62x54r RUSSIAN with cast bullets in my 8x50r or 8x56r with no adverse effect and reload them in my 8x50r or 8x56r dies. i bought a box of 20 empty 8x50r brass from them and they were 7.62x54r. with the head stamp still on them. i don't...
    8 replies | 370 view(s)
  • toot's Avatar
    04-27-2019, 09:45 AM
    toot replied to a thread 35 Rem Lee FCD in Helping Hands
    Dinny, thank you, PM sent, toot.
    4 replies | 157 view(s)
  • toot's Avatar
    04-27-2019, 08:16 AM
    toot replied to a thread 35 Rem Lee FCD in Helping Hands
    I could use it ,if you still have it?
    4 replies | 157 view(s)
No More Results
About toot

Basic Information

About toot
Occupation:
Retired

Statistics


Total Posts
Total Posts
484
Posts Per Day
0.15
General Information
Last Activity
Today 07:24 AM
Join Date
09-23-2010
Referrals
0

3 Friends

  1. cajun shooter cajun shooter is offline

    Black Powder 100%

    cajun shooter
  2. MattOrgan MattOrgan is offline

    Boolit Buddy

    MattOrgan
  3. tbj555 tbj555 is offline

    Boolit Bub

    tbj555
Showing Friends 1 to 3 of 3
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