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  • M-Tecs's Avatar
    Today, 04:48 AM
    screw in archery inserts would be closer in size. https://www.3riversarchery.com/buy/arrows/arrow-building/inserts-adapters?p=Q&w=*&cnt=32&srt=0&pw=&af=cat1:arrows%20cat2:arrows_arrowbuilding%20cat3:arrows_arrowbuilding_insertsadapters&isort=
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  • Knightflyer's Avatar
    Today, 01:55 AM
    Yup. I fail to see the allure of 300BO. Actually, easier to say what I like and/or want. Love my 30-30. It's versatile and fairly cheap to feed. Especially with cast lead & pistol powder. :) Want a .308 to fill the Big game and/or long range...
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  • Tripplebeards's Avatar
    Yesterday, 09:37 PM
    Yeah I saw one for sale For 475 complete from an actual company today
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  • maxreloader's Avatar
    Yesterday, 07:32 PM
    I was going to say Star case feeder or something like that... it has some similarities to a Hulme case-feeder but not exactly. A star bullet feeder would be very interesting.
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  • brstevns's Avatar
    Yesterday, 07:02 PM
    Thanks, it may not be pretty but works great.
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  • Tripplebeards's Avatar
    Yesterday, 03:41 PM
    My dad stopped over today. He said there was a front factory sight pinnned or screwed into the front taper hole on the barrel and it wasn’t cut down. I did google 1891 Argentine maulers and found some with with 23.6” barrels all original. He said...
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  • Tripplebeards's Avatar
    Yesterday, 03:36 PM
    It’s a liability for an auto center to remove them. You can do so yourself. I’ve seen them all put inside a spare tire in the truck and inflated to the correct air pressure so the light stays off several times over the years.lol ...their still in...
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  • skeettx's Avatar
    Yesterday, 03:09 PM
    Well done, good pictures Thank you Mike
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  • M-Tecs's Avatar
    Yesterday, 02:33 PM
    For self defense full moon clips are a big advantage for double action 45 ACP revolvers. In single actions they are basically equal.
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  • Tripplebeards's Avatar
    Yesterday, 02:02 PM
    If the tires were just changed the tire tech probably broke one. If not corrosion build up from moisture build up from what ever air hose aired up the tire. Could be a bad sensor. Could have left the valve cover cap off and the valve and sensor...
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  • Tripplebeards's Avatar
    Yesterday, 01:30 PM
    That’s the information I was looking for. So it’s been cobbled twice.lol I will leave it the way it is then. The stock has a crack by the receiver so I will need to eventually find another sporter stock or Acuraglass the crack some day. It hasn’t...
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  • Knightflyer's Avatar
    Yesterday, 09:21 AM
    My favorites right now are the freebies at a friend's house. He's been hitting estate sales and buying mixed lots that have included quite a bit of rifle powder. He mostly reloads for pistol and already has a favorite rifle load. He's got enough...
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  • tomme boy's Avatar
    Yesterday, 01:59 AM
    You can not replace the batteries. You have to replace the whole sensor. VDO are the ones that are the easiest other than OEM. But the OEM are $$$$$ VDO get it from Amazon. But they need to be taken to a shop to have programmed. I sell LOTS of them...
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  • Tripplebeards's Avatar
    03-24-2019, 11:40 PM
    The only question I have is why is the last inch of the barrel tapered like it was cut down for something to slide over it?
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  • skeettx's Avatar
    03-24-2019, 08:56 PM
    Would it not be prudent to use single F black on the first shootings? Will kick but pressures should be low
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  • xbeeman412's Avatar
    03-24-2019, 08:32 PM
    Give ma a cal I can help 409-789 2839
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  • Tripplebeards's Avatar
    03-24-2019, 07:09 PM
    I figured it’s been cut as well but it’s weird that the front of the barrel has been turned down to accept something to slip over it that’s what confused me...it’s like it was that way from factory? If it has been cut down I won’t be wasting my...
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  • Tripplebeards's Avatar
    03-24-2019, 06:16 PM
    Well, I just dug through all my stuff and no rear sight. I figure it still could be in my dads stuff. He’s always fast to say no...and never look. I’ll have to check his bottom gun cabinet drawer that always has a little pile of who knows what.
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  • M-Tecs's Avatar
    03-24-2019, 05:52 PM
    Just look at the base of the die. You can see the carbide ring or lack of.
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  • M-Tecs's Avatar
    03-24-2019, 05:44 PM
    M-Tecs replied to a thread Help Needed in Cast Boolits
    Some good info here: http://357shooter.blogspot.com/2011/02/extensive-mould-mould-temperature-test.html http://castboolits.gunloads.com/showthread.php?251386-Bullet-casting-decision-tree-for-troubleshooting ...
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  • Tripplebeards's Avatar
    03-24-2019, 05:40 PM
    My dad was positive this was his rifle he bought as a kid and sporterized. We saw it at the LGS around 88’ or so. I traded two of my guns and $40 for it back In the day. A h&r 410 and a single shot lever action 22lr ithica. My pops had a Williams...
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  • chuckbuster's Avatar
    03-24-2019, 03:39 PM
    Can’t commit to it this year but I would if I could and if you would let a Michigan guy in the gate. Just wanted to chime in with an expression of interest and encouragement. Kevin
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  • Knightflyer's Avatar
    03-24-2019, 02:02 PM
    Knightflyer replied to a thread ? scam in Our Town
    Yup, dead on. With us they bought a candy bar at a convenience store. Then they started buying radios and fancy (read: lowrider) car parts.
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  • skeettx's Avatar
    03-24-2019, 01:54 PM
    I cast my WW/Range Scrap into one pound ingots, I give my friend 50 ingots, and an empty shot bag. He returns to me the bag full of shot (25 pounds) ready to use, graphited and all. Last week I gave him 18 bags of 50 ingots and will get 18...
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  • Tripplebeards's Avatar
    03-24-2019, 11:21 AM
    I picked a sportorized 7.65 1891 Argentine I bought years ago that my dad claims it was his. It was at a the LGS. I bought it for him as a Christmas present that year. I traded in a H&r 410, a single shot ithica 22 lever action, and $40 for it at...
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  • BrassMagnet's Avatar
    03-24-2019, 10:52 AM
    Me no know! Anybody out there have an informed clue?
    5 replies | 221 view(s)
  • M-Tecs's Avatar
    03-24-2019, 12:34 AM
    M-Tecs replied to a thread Help Needed in Cast Boolits
    Thanks for your service. I worked B's, E's, H's and a couple of J's. They have came a long way since the A's. I don't have any 2 cavity Lees and I don't remember how they vent. Since it's mostly one cavity it could be a venting issue.
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  • M-Tecs's Avatar
    03-23-2019, 11:57 PM
    M-Tecs replied to a thread Help Needed in Cast Boolits
    You didn't state why you are rejecting them. If its for incomplete fillout the mold is too cold. Aluminum cools quicker than steel. Aluminum also has a narrow temperature range than steel. Speeding up your cadence or using a hot plates should...
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  • flyer1's Avatar
    03-23-2019, 10:07 PM
    flyer1 replied to a thread My small find in Our Town
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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