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  • chuckbuster's Avatar
    06-22-2018, 06:42 PM
    You might be a redneck if,,,, You have ever hauled straw bales home from the feed store on the “Back Deck” of your Corvette,,,, There might be hope for my Brother yet :)
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    06-16-2018, 08:28 AM
    chuckbuster replied to a thread My BBQ sauce in Cookin' Recipe's
    Blanket Too bad about your sauce. No longer a secret so will gradually degrade to average Store Bottle Stuff,,, It's a law, look it up! :) Kevin
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  • GoodOlBoy's Avatar
    06-15-2018, 05:19 PM
    Quick update. The Dr's office called this morning, my blood tests came back, and they want me to go see a rheumatologist ASAP. Only took me my whole cotton pickin' life to get the doctors to finally listen when I say my joints and muscles have...
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  • GoodOlBoy's Avatar
    06-15-2018, 04:30 AM
    Thank ya Wayne, I sure will keep on tryin'! God Bless, and One Love Richard
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  • Bo1's Avatar
    06-13-2018, 08:45 AM
    Bo1 replied to a thread How much tractor? in Our Town
    I have no dog in this hunt, but was reading all of the comments, and thought I might be able to give a reasonable opinion. I have owned a 32 horse Kubota 4x4 with a loader, and it was shuttle shift. I did some mowing, bush hogging, grading, food...
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  • GoodOlBoy's Avatar
    06-12-2018, 09:01 PM
    Thank you all. Well.... PTSD is noticeably worse, I have Chronic Inflammation, and the rest we will review "next visit" after I change diet and take meds he prescribed for the next month..... We won't talk about the scale, nor the fact that I now...
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  • GoodOlBoy's Avatar
    06-11-2018, 05:52 AM
    My wife, and family have finally convinced me it's time to go back to lettin' somebody practice medicine on me.... Got a first appointment sometime this next week... let's hope they get some of it right this time around... Prayers would be much...
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  • GoodOlBoy's Avatar
    06-08-2018, 09:14 AM
    Great news! God Bless, and One Love GoodOlBoy
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  • Bo1's Avatar
    06-08-2018, 08:41 AM
    What model of long range site is on it?
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    06-07-2018, 08:21 AM
    Can the target knobs be replaced with regular knobs?
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  • GoodOlBoy's Avatar
    06-06-2018, 09:05 PM
    I'm right there in the boat with you buddy. There days my head is clear and my hands ain't, and days my hands are good but my head ain't clear. I don't load on any of them kinda combos. As for dark humor, early to mid 1990s I was a scuba diver...
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  • GoodOlBoy's Avatar
    06-06-2018, 08:32 PM
    Looks to me like you dun gud fer what ya wanted to do. I like the 405HB like it is, BUT I am shooting it in a single shot H&R. Not to mention sometimes a fella needs a bullet that is just his, ya know? Ain't a thing wrong with it. Oh and as...
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  • GoodOlBoy's Avatar
    06-06-2018, 03:11 AM
    Mr Sheesh, the main reason I was advising safety is not for those of us who practice safe loading, but just as a reminder to folks who read these posts that may not even be part of the site. I shudder to think of some of the things we've seen come...
    54 replies | 2141 view(s)
  • GoodOlBoy's Avatar
    06-04-2018, 12:43 AM
    I'm thinking resin or hot glue boolits would hold together, not separate. Since we do most forms of reloading here I think we are pretty safe to keep investigating the wood capsule/sabot loads. God Bless, and One Love. GoodOlBoy
    54 replies | 2141 view(s)
  • chuckbuster's Avatar
    06-03-2018, 08:50 AM
    Shop tools as mentioned above modified for "In Line" reloading techniques as the Bench Rest guys do. "Depth Mic" is actually part of the Bullet Seating operation. Just my WAG's K
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  • GoodOlBoy's Avatar
    06-02-2018, 12:10 PM
    That question has been bugging me since I first saw them. I would suspect (but won't know until I can deconstruct a round or two) that there would be some kind of wadding in the base. Can it be? Certainly on a newly made round it CAN be, and I...
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  • GoodOlBoy's Avatar
    06-02-2018, 12:01 PM
    I like the Lee HB 405, it is actually my preferred bullet for "cowboy" loads in my old H&R single shot. I have yet to shoot them over black, but I know of a fella who did. His solution was to fill the hollow in the bottom of the bullet with the...
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  • GoodOlBoy's Avatar
    06-02-2018, 11:47 AM
    I would just keep pulling bullets, dumping powder, and drop a hammer on the empty case to pop the primers. I know it's alot of doing, but then you CAN sell them for scrap brass, and honestly that is the best solution. I would NOT bury them, or...
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  • GoodOlBoy's Avatar
    06-02-2018, 11:43 AM
    I have one on my black powder pistol (that I've never gotten around to shooting yet). I do know that Jas Townsend sells "plain" brass ones for $10. I don't have one of theirs, but they have always been a good company to work with IMHO. ...
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  • GoodOlBoy's Avatar
    06-01-2018, 11:23 AM
    Mr Sheesh... Yep that might work. One of the advantages of the 45 long colt is speer and cci both still make plastic capsules to do the job. I would be very curious about a wood, or paper mache load as you mentioned in it. Just please please...
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  • GoodOlBoy's Avatar
    05-31-2018, 09:10 AM
    I received and email from Kenneth McPheeters of McPheeters Antique Militaria. He was extremely polite and knowledgeable, but is as usually my luck in such matters the sabots he had have already been sold, therefore he wasn't able to get...
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  • GoodOlBoy's Avatar
    05-30-2018, 11:32 PM
    Nope, that's what the wood sabot/capsule looks like from the top side. Image borrowed from McPheeters Antique Militaria. Hollow on the bottom, round bullet-y shape on top... Each one filled with shot. God Bless, and One Love GoodOlBoy
    54 replies | 2141 view(s)
  • GoodOlBoy's Avatar
    05-29-2018, 09:40 PM
    GoodOlBoy replied to a thread Looking for gunsmith in Leverguns
    Actually I wasn't as concerned about finding a load as I was with the idea that you might have been having issues with factory loads. I know of a couple cases where Hornady Lever-evolution rounds wouldn't group for beans, but something like a...
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  • GoodOlBoy's Avatar
    05-29-2018, 02:15 PM
    GoodOlBoy replied to a thread Looking for gunsmith in Leverguns
    I agree with Tatume. Before you spend money at a gunsmith; who is likely going to sell you a fix whether you need one or not; perhaps we should look at what and how you are shooting, what is your setup, etc. Also you said it is a new rifle. Many...
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  • GoodOlBoy's Avatar
    05-29-2018, 01:23 PM
    Not in the least, as has been said. Howsomeever! If you were to paper patch them instead of powder coating them you MIGHT be able to accurately bump-up that far, but I doubt it. Also we have made some assumptions here. Your 44 mag mold is...
    7 replies | 533 view(s)
  • GoodOlBoy's Avatar
    05-28-2018, 02:42 PM
    GoodOlBoy replied to a thread Social Anxiety... in Our Chapel
    Thank you all. I'm still trying to try... I'm not givin' up. God Bless, and One Love. Richard
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  • GoodOlBoy's Avatar
    05-28-2018, 02:40 PM
    Update: So far no response from McPheeters, which is not unexpected. I mean I am asking for free information out of a person running a business so it isn't like I can grouse if I don't get it. Still digging and reading. Collecting every image...
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  • GoodOlBoy's Avatar
    05-27-2018, 06:06 AM
    GoodOlBoy replied to a thread Unusual cartridges in Our Town
    I've got a single 38 case (wish I had a loaded round because people don't believe me that it isn't just a cut case) that is about 1/4-3/8 inches long. It came from an uncle who had a 38 detective (don't remember the brand) that had the shortest...
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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