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    01-14-2019, 08:26 PM
    99 Dodge Ram 3500 4x4 one ton truck, 331,000 and still going!! Cummins diesel, 5 speed. Lots of 4x4 parts, though, that thing is rough on drivetrain however it’s my pipeline right of way ride so it gets used. ‘01 Dodge Ram 2500 2 wheel drive just a...
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    01-13-2019, 08:05 PM
    interested - but which reticle does it have - bdc or vplex?
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    01-12-2019, 11:05 AM
    When you have to freeze a stuck action to remove it from a stock, you will learn how to apply release agent properly!! Hahaha!! Release agents are simply a barrier, so use what you want to use, just be prepared if it doesn’t do it’s intended job....
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    01-12-2019, 10:29 AM
    Budzilla 19 replied to a thread Babbit in Lead and Lead Alloys
    Dive digger, if you have an industrial testing company in your town, (think X-ray truck type companies), ask them to use their pmi gun on your Babbitt you have. Or send a pm to member BNE on this forum about how to send him a sample for testing. ...
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    01-11-2019, 06:14 PM
    Well I went to several stores looking for a pound of bullseye to use in some test loads and to load up some .38 cal shot shells. Wouldn't you know it - plenty of everything including Varget - but no BE to be found anywhere. Besides using it for...
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    01-11-2019, 05:56 PM
    Budzilla 19 replied to a thread Babbit in Lead and Lead Alloys
    Get all of it you can possibly get. It won’t spoil, and use it like tin in your cast boolits. Had some 50# gifted to me recently, checked out at 86.5%SN, 10.6% SB, balance Cu!! Yeah, it has a use, a good use! Just my .02
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    01-10-2019, 09:16 AM
    I think sometimes my name is “Canya come see a minute???” When that gets said, get ready!!! Haha! She doesn’t mind some gun stuff, though, so I’m good. I really enjoyed this thread.
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    01-10-2019, 09:03 AM
    RCBS,Pacific, Hornady, one set of Lee, 99% RCBS. They just work for me. Everybody has their own preference so I don’t bash anybody’s choices. My .02
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    01-09-2019, 10:40 AM
    I’ll keep buying Remington 700’s cause I know the platform. ( never had one that wouldn’t shoot accurately, with a little tuning) 870’s??? Best shotgun made. In my opinion only. Love the Krylon comment. I’ve done that before I must admit.
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    01-06-2019, 08:53 PM
    It was a sad day in the reloading room today!! After I got it reorganized to my satisfaction, started reloading some 30/30s , opened my last 1/2 pound of SR 4759!, now need to find a replacement powder. 😒☹️Got a lot of unique and some IMR 4198 so...
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    01-06-2019, 09:05 AM
    Pics of my latest attempt at PC with Smoke4320 powders. Great looking PC. The yellow and 2nd group from left in back (lighter green) are yellow and JD Green mixed with clear. I love his new color which is translucent copper. These are for my...
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    01-05-2019, 10:06 PM
    I tried to upload several photos, but for some reason whenever I tried to upload a pic it would lock up my browser. I tried three different browsers with the same results. At least I got one pic to upload and here it is. Sorry Smoke that I could...
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    01-05-2019, 09:15 PM
    Unbed the action from the stock, can of carb cleaner, apply liberally to trigger and action, blow out with compressed air, oil it up good, check function!!
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    01-05-2019, 09:07 PM
    Built and installed a 12 wide by 12 long shelf above the reloading bench!!! One New Years resolution down!!! Just got started loading it up with stuff in the way, shoulda done this two years ago!!!
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    01-03-2019, 07:51 AM
    Bought two tappers from Duke in Florida, one for me, one for my reloader partner down the road from me, put a big piece of nylon on the business end, works perfect!!! Probably never wear it out.
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    01-02-2019, 06:53 PM
    Pm sent.
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    12-28-2018, 11:04 AM
    Budzilla 19 replied to a thread Steam explosion in Cast Boolits
    We installed a brand new $1.3 million dollar furnace (rebuilt)in a refinery, some knucklehead leaves a blind in the water supply line! Furnace up to temp, “ how come we got not steam pressure??? “ well, they pulled a blind, and then,in a flash of...
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    12-28-2018, 10:14 AM
    Plus one for the Marlin model 60!!!!!! Probably bought and sold a dozen or more for that fact, back during the ‘80’s and 90’s. Never had a bad one. Winchester 190 also. ( won’t buy the model 60 for $25 from the local pawn shop anymore,that’s for...
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    12-26-2018, 02:15 PM
    Hey Smoke4320 , hope you had a great Christmas yesterday. I know that flat black will not shake n bake, but I was wondering if mixing clear to the flat black in a ratio of 1 to 3 (25% clear) would allow it to be shake n bake? I read somewhere...
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    12-25-2018, 12:00 PM
    I have the NOE GC expanders as I pc my cast and the hornady GC are a bit difficult to get on without a slight expansion to get over the PC. So if everyone thinks the GC could be reused - I do have the stuff to expand them for re-use.
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    12-24-2018, 02:34 PM
    Follow on question - could those salvaged gas checks from the pot be reused?
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    12-21-2018, 07:40 PM
    Budzilla 19 replied to a thread Mom in Our Chapel
    richhodg66, I feel for ya, brother! Just lost my mother, 84 years young, Nov. 28. Remember the good, let the bad pass, hug your Dad every day, he’s gonna need it!! I’ll be thinking of y’all.
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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
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