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  • Minerat's Avatar
    06-23-2019, 09:35 PM
    Lots of T shirts. Could only get about a couple of pounds filtered like you found. I had a big bag of them I collected over the years that had frayed collars. Don't have so many now. Me neither but they do. lol
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    06-23-2019, 07:31 PM
    You are right about the neck. I collect molds for 30 cal and have many in 100 to 150 grain range. This is just going to another 22lr replacement. It might make a short range deer round although all my short range rounds have had 'Chevy Blazer' as a...
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    06-23-2019, 07:08 PM
    Caution! Please don't offer to sell any on this thread. It will save us all a bunch of grief. Please take this as a friendly reminder. I purchased some dirty beeswax and cleaned it myself. I got 15 lbs for a dollar a pound and spent most of a...
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    06-23-2019, 05:58 PM
    Thanks for the replies. Do you make your own brass? Any details here would be appreciated. I'm looking at the remington and the CZ. I would really like a longer barrel..... Maybe find a well worn 223 CZ and rebarrel . Oh, Another thought. What...
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    06-23-2019, 02:16 PM
    the blood more stirs To rouse a lion than to start a hare! William Shakespeare Dear Lord... Raise Thy Host and Thy Servant President Trump to be Lions! Courage ,Strength, Wisdom, and VICTORY to be ours. Let us not fear or fail. Let us do Thy...
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    06-22-2019, 10:06 PM
    List a Want to Buy (WTB) ad for beeswax in the S&S area. Say how much you want in the add too. It shows up there from time to time.
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    06-22-2019, 10:00 PM
    Minerat replied to a thread .41 checkmaker help in Gas Checks
    I forgot I have one in .45 [smilie=b: and went to look to see if I had a hard copy of the instructions I could scan and send. No luck! On my 45 the max width I can use is 0.57 inches. My cutter ram is 0.563. The other option would be to measure...
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    06-22-2019, 06:00 PM
    Minerat replied to a thread .41 checkmaker help in Gas Checks
    He probably took it down. PM Pat and ask him to send you a copy via email.
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    06-21-2019, 01:34 AM
    castalott replied to a thread To many lever guns? in Leverguns
    Mr Wallace... You have exceptional taste in rifles! Dale
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    06-19-2019, 12:25 AM
    Wow...I am watching The President's Speech as I type..... Dear Lord...Protect this man...Please Lord,Give him Thy Blessings and Thy Power. Fill him with Righteousness and Wisdom. Let him lead and let us follow... Raise up Thy Host... Let us do...
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    06-18-2019, 11:36 PM
    Brass 6 cavity PB solid at .313 please dalehi1956ATgmaildotKOM\\ P.S. I talked to the designer last night and he says this is a good one if you get the correct diameter for your needs.
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    06-17-2019, 01:56 PM
    What are your opinions on the CZ 527 om 300 blackout? I don't want it for a suppressor or even heavy boolet loads. I want more of a rook rifle. 100 to 160 grain loads. How does the 1 in 7 twist work with these lighter boolets? Is this rifle...
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    06-16-2019, 12:34 AM
    Dear Lord...Constant attacks on our President... Forbid it,Lord.... This man is Thy servant and we ask Humbly and Faithfully for his Protection and Victory... Amen “Let your life reflect the faith you have in God. Fear nothing and pray about...
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    06-15-2019, 05:56 PM
    I'm frugal I tell you! I try to fix all that brass because I... I.... I'm saving money! That's it! I know the savings will kick in real soon..... I get it honestly; both my parents were raised during the Great Depression. I have trouble...
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    06-14-2019, 11:44 AM
    Dear Lord... Today we give Heartfelt Thanks for the things that have gone right. We give Thanks that Trump is our President and not someone else. We give Thanks that we live in a wonderful Land. We give Thanks that we have the Constitution and our...
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    06-11-2019, 11:31 PM
    Dear Lord... Look into our Souls and Hearts and cleanse them of evil. Let us seek after Holy Things to share with those we love. Let us make this World a better place while we are here by following your Path and Your Word. Let us not fear or stumble...
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    06-11-2019, 11:15 PM
    Honesty Alert.... I was wrong... The song I was thinking of from 'the Civil War' was 'Ashokan Farewell' I still like "Nearer my God to Thee" I goofed up...sorry... Dale
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    06-11-2019, 02:01 PM
    Minerat replied to a thread 512640 sa in Group Buy Discussion
    2 dogs, I think this is a double post?
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    06-11-2019, 01:55 PM
    I like that idea, I'm stealing it!
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    06-10-2019, 10:57 PM
    Burch, that's what I ment, great minds work alike. :)
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    06-10-2019, 10:33 PM
    I just use an unsized case for 41's and 44's drill out the primer hole and put a roofing nail with the head in the case and piece of dowel to push the Boolits out. I use a push thru to size first, using a little axle grease to lube and have no...
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    06-10-2019, 10:35 AM
    I've read everything here and link above. I would agree with about everything ( I'm not an expert nor do I play one on tv.) with this gentle thought. Barrel heat is a major factor but not as one notices it on the outside. The only temps that really...
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    06-09-2019, 11:48 PM
    "Nearer my God to Thee" A beautiful hymn written in 1841(?) that softens my heart. ( You will remember it was played on the Ken Burns "Civil War" series.) Dear Lord.... Nearer my God to Thee... We seek Goodness and Holy Things... We seek Thy...
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    06-09-2019, 12:38 PM
    A story in passing....maybe 30 years ago we went to extreme Southern illinois to hunt wild hogs. Talked to 2 game Wardens before we started to hunt. We had their blessing ( at that time) and they warned us to never touch a hog. We were given a list...
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  • Minerat's Avatar
    06-09-2019, 11:58 AM
    A little search on the interweb found this. http://www.mikeouds.com/messageboard/viewthread.php?tid=12156 Cheers
    38 replies | 1245 view(s)
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I have been reloading since 1970 when I started with shotgun while in HS. Have an civil engineeering degree and own my own company doing mining consulting work for clay, quarry stone and sand and gravel mines in Colorado. I have done this for 37 years. Just started casting this month (May 2014). I shoot both rifle and pistol and fish and elk hunt.
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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