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    09-15-2014, 12:37 AM
    I have "Beagled" many moulds to successfully gets them to drop larger boolits. Please read the article here: http://www.castpics.net/subsite2/MoldMods/BDE.pdf Hope this helps!
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    09-12-2014, 10:37 PM
    [smilie=w:[smilie=w:[smilie=w:
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    09-11-2014, 10:33 PM
    obssd1958 replied to a thread Reloader 7 Score!!! in Our Town
    ... The Blue Dot was only $19.95 a pound!!
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    09-11-2014, 10:32 PM
    obssd1958 replied to a thread Reloader 7 Score!!! in Our Town
    Sportsman's Warehouse in Boise, also had Reloder 7 in the 1 pound plastic bottles. It was priced at $27+ if I recall correctly. I picked up 2 pounds of Blue Dot at the Nampa store a week ago Monday, and then picked up 2 more the next day, for a...
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    09-11-2014, 10:24 PM
    obssd1958 replied to a thread Protect Yourself in Our Town
    I watched it also. Thanks for posting the link!
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    09-07-2014, 08:38 PM
    obssd1958 replied to a thread Mom is passing in Our Chapel
    Prayers for your family.
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    09-01-2014, 04:44 PM
    Great pictures of what looks like a wonderful show. Thanks for sharing!
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    09-01-2014, 04:34 PM
    obssd1958 replied to a thread Junior Doughty in In Remembrance
    Here, on this forum, he was Junior1942. A link to his profile and a way to go back through what he posted here: http://castboolits.gunloads.com/member.php?201-Junior1942
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  • obssd1958's Avatar
    09-01-2014, 02:54 AM
    Okay, so it took me a couple of days, but I proceeded as Bruce recommends above. The result was a passable example of the .358 Norma Mag brass, with a .300 Win Mag headstamp. It did take quite a bit of force to get the .35 cal expander plug through...
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    08-31-2014, 11:40 PM
    obssd1958 replied to a thread Dilemma in Our Town
    I have loaded for a rifle with a similar problem. I trimmed the brass a little at a time until it would chamber. A little bit of a "crimp" helped too. Unfortunately, the bore was too messed up for any of my efforts to prove worthwhile.
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    08-29-2014, 12:43 PM
    obssd1958 replied to a thread geargnasher? in Our Town
    The link to the post below should answer any questions about where he is - http://castboolits.gunloads.com/showthread.php?241134-It-seems-the-three-amigos-are-missing-!&p=2774400&highlight=#post2774400
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    08-29-2014, 12:19 AM
    obssd1958 replied to a thread Other Folks Reloads in Our Town
    One of the guys that come up to our hunting camp, asked me last year to load some 300 WM for his rifle. He says "I want the 168gr ballistic tip, and load 'em 2gr over whatever the max is in the book" :not listening:[smilie=b:
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    08-28-2014, 01:54 PM
    Thanks for the quick reply, Bruce! If I get home early enough tonight, I'll give it a try and report back! Don
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  • obssd1958's Avatar
    08-28-2014, 10:36 AM
    Okay guys, I'm ready to be schooled! If you have 7mm Rem mag brass with a hole in the neck of @ .284, and you want that hole to be a little less than .338 (need some neck tension), do you just grab your .338 die with the standard expander plug,...
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    08-27-2014, 09:17 PM
    obssd1958 replied to a thread Other Folks Reloads in Our Town
    There are so many ways this conversation could go... First - Her father loaded the bad ones - who wouldn't trust their Dad? So many folks out there don't know the first thing about what they DON'T know!! I talk to people all the time who don't...
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    08-26-2014, 01:00 PM
    obssd1958 replied to a thread post count not working in Our Town
    Incremented right away. No problem here?
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    08-26-2014, 12:59 PM
    obssd1958 replied to a thread post count not working in Our Town
    My turn...
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    08-23-2014, 09:52 PM
    Thanks, I'll keep that in mind. mike
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    08-23-2014, 02:13 PM
    Looking for a reasonably good, serviceable set of original type grips for a 2nd series D-frame Colt (1964); that would be the long, round-butt frame, as opposed to the original square butt, or the newer short butt that's all enclosed in the wood. ...
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    08-23-2014, 01:59 PM
    obssd1958 replied to a thread Odd situation. in Our Town
    Depending on the size of the safes, the brand, the year of manufacture, and the accessibility, there is a chance that they can be relatively easily cracked... Get the info you need, and then go to google. There is some really interesting stuff out...
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    08-21-2014, 08:24 PM
    That was a great listen. I really enjoyed it! Thanks Wilco!
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    08-21-2014, 08:13 PM
    I'm working on a Gateway desktop right now, that would not boot into Windows. It's running Windows HATE (8.0)... I was able to get it to boot up again by using the "reset" option. This did result in losing all personal preferences and files, but...
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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
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