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    01-10-2019, 10:23 PM
    Hootmix replied to a thread Levers and group fliers in Leverguns
    Yup !! " a little dry firing " ,,for got to eject my last rd. ck'd the spoting scope ,, pulled the stock to my cheek , looked thru the tang sight centered on bull ,squeezed the trigger ,,,, heard the hammer hit solid,, saw the rifle jump!!! Dang !!!...
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    01-10-2019, 01:44 PM
    Hootmix replied to a thread Levers and group fliers in Leverguns
    I drive 30 miles to a local range ( 15 mi. ea. way ) on several days the weather has been cool-cold , shooting 50 yds. w/ 76- 40/60 Chappie. 1st. rd. most nearly always, will be " center" ,loading 1 at a time,, do 4-5 rds. all good ,, looking in...
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    01-10-2019, 11:37 AM
    Hootmix replied to a thread Levers and group fliers in Leverguns
    The way I read the above articles ,, about forearm & magazine pressure's effecting the barrel & MOA ,which I have read at different time's over the year's ,, have me thinking ( dangerous ),, that the original style " Henry " ( no! forearm pressure...
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    12-29-2018, 02:53 PM
    Hootmix replied to a thread Chaparral"s ??? in Leverguns
    I had been looking around at all makes & when I saw the Chaparral 76, " wham " it was the most awesome rifle I had ever seen,, had to have one ,, and like ATC ,, just have to find the right load then " enjoy " . Mine has a low , low serial no#....
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    12-29-2018, 12:29 PM
    Hootmix started a thread Chaparral"s ??? in Leverguns
    Who,, on this " forum " besides myself owns and shoots a " CHAPARRAL " rifle and what cal. ??? coffee's ready ,, Hootmix.
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    12-24-2018, 07:23 PM
    1876 ,Chaparral 40/60 cal. x 26",,26.5gns. to 27gns. of H-4198 ,, 210-215gn. rnfp ,,will shoot 3/4" & less, groups @ 50yds.,, when I do my part ,, very comfortable to shoot . Just loaded up 65 rds.,, get to shoot ( fingers crossed ) next day or so....
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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
LRN Lead Round Nose LWC Lead Wad Cutter LSWC Lead Semi Wad Cutter
GC Gas Check