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  • Scrounge's Avatar
    Yesterday, 11:49 PM
    That would pretty much agree with my simple experiments with the couple of real Dremels, a Wen, and a couple of HF semi-clones I've tried. They're great for polishing and sanding and grinding. To try to engrave something again, I'd want to hook up...
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  • tomme boy's Avatar
    Yesterday, 10:49 PM
    tomme boy replied to a thread Heck of a storm in Our Town
    Thats what I used to do. I know all about electricity. I used to do all the electrical in 3 different factories I worked in. Thats why I said I was unhooking the main power from outside. It has been a roller coaster for me in the last few weeks....
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  • brstevns's Avatar
    Yesterday, 09:17 PM
    Has anyone tried engraving a rifle (metal) using a Dremel Tool?
    4 replies | 58 view(s)
  • tomme boy's Avatar
    Yesterday, 07:26 PM
    tomme boy replied to a thread Heck of a storm in Our Town
    Went to the old ladies parents this morning. They have a 8K generator. Loaded in back of truck. They did not get hardly any wind 20 miles north of me. Got it hooked up and running the fridge and deep freeze. I let 2 other neighbors hook up just...
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  • tdoor4570's Avatar
    Yesterday, 02:27 PM
    Got the manuals today in the mail thank you tdoor4570
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    Yesterday, 01:12 PM
    Scrounge replied to a thread Can't believe this. in Our Town
    I'm going to go with Hugh Laurie. "There are two kinds of music. Good music and bad music. Everything else is just cataloging." I'm another old white guy. I grew up on 50's bubblegum and Country and Western. My personal collection has a couple...
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  • metricmonkeywrench's Avatar
    Yesterday, 07:50 AM
    Wish I could help, +1 on the inverter they don't seem to go as fast as generators sometimes It is the usual catch 22 I have a snow blower that hasn't been needed for 2+ years and a portable Generator that is needed generally once a year from...
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    08-10-2020, 11:04 PM
    M-Tecs replied to a thread Chambering Reaming? in Muzzleloading.
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  • tomme boy's Avatar
    08-10-2020, 09:33 PM
    tomme boy replied to a thread Heck of a storm in Our Town
    Tried. All the stores are out too.
    27 replies | 428 view(s)
  • tomme boy's Avatar
    08-10-2020, 08:57 PM
    tomme boy started a thread Heck of a storm in Our Town
    We just had a heck of a storm go through. 100mph winds. The whole town is out of power. Uscellular is the main cell here and they are down in the east part of the state. Really bites. We have been stock piling meat and it is all in the deep...
    27 replies | 428 view(s)
  • metricmonkeywrench's Avatar
    08-10-2020, 08:40 PM
    The slate is clean, the 357 Sig brass was shipped off to Chris S who in turn posted PIF. On self imposed time out on the box for a bit...
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  • M-Tecs's Avatar
    08-10-2020, 08:21 PM
    Short answer is no proof loads do not weaken the firearm. Almost all material are somewhat elastic and this elasticity allows for a specific cycle life. Oversimplified answer is the more you stretch the material the less cycles you will get before...
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  • BrassMagnet's Avatar
    08-10-2020, 05:40 PM
    I’ll take it!
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  • skeettx's Avatar
    08-10-2020, 04:17 PM
    My #1s and #3 are 22 Hornet, 243 Win, 30-40 Krag, 38-55 Win, and three 45-70s Great guns Wish I had a 218 Bee in a #1
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  • brstevns's Avatar
    08-10-2020, 03:03 PM
    Have a new set of Grovtec shotgun 12 ga mag tube swivel set. for .975 - 1.025 tube dia, These are still in the sealed package. Please USA only
    0 replies | 68 view(s)
  • Scrounge's Avatar
    08-10-2020, 11:44 AM
    Guy I used to know said someone he knew claimed that he and some of his friends/fellow soldiers intentionally ran over the "stupid general" because they didn't like him. I have no idea if this guy's claim is even reasonable, but I suppose it's...
    33 replies | 1007 view(s)
  • Scrounge's Avatar
    08-10-2020, 08:58 AM
    Scrounge replied to a thread rifle equivalent in Factory Rifles
    Personally, I got a 30-06 Springfield 1903, and I'll load for what I want to do with it. You can make it play .30 carbine, or load 220grain bullets or boolits for shooting elk, and anywhere else you want. Factory Federal Power-Shock's are 150grains...
    22 replies | 416 view(s)
  • metricmonkeywrench's Avatar
    08-10-2020, 07:32 AM
    +1 on W231/HP-38 Though 158g bullets are not "heavy" for the .38 IMHO 231 and Bullseye should be standard bench staples plenty of data out there on both.
    7 replies | 229 view(s)
  • M-Tecs's Avatar
    08-10-2020, 01:11 AM
    Post #5 covers the why Arsenic affects surface tension for shot. Makes the shot round. Lead Clip on Wheel weights also have arsenic in them. That's why clip on...
    11 replies | 241 view(s)
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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