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  1. , defined as anything having to do with a barrel. Fire lapping Hand lapping Fire polishing Throats (& bullet fit) Chambers Crowns and Crowning Cut Rifleing Swaged Rifleing Button Rifleing Exterior grind & polish Exterior finishing Caustic Niter Cold blues Browning Barrel mounted sights

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  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: Common Cartridge/Rifle Twist Rate Reference List

    Started by pietro, 03-20-2014 10:57 PM
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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: bluing tank

    Started by gnoahhh, 11-06-2011 07:28 PM
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  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: The how to's of gunstock work

    Started by Gunfreak25, 06-10-2009 06:38 PM
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  4. Sticky Thread Sticky: Cleaning lead from bores.

    Started by Hang Fire, 12-22-2011 05:39 PM
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  5. Sticky Thread Sticky: Cutting Dovetails by KSCO

    Started by Gunload Master, 07-13-2008 12:21 AM
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  6. Sticky Thread Sticky: Shop tips

    Started by Bret4207, 10-19-2005 09:08 AM
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  7. Sticky Thread Sticky: Joni Lynn's Mauser

    Started by waksupi, 04-06-2011 08:09 PM
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  8. Sticky Thread Sticky: Soldering steel FYI

    Started by MBTcustom, 10-12-2012 11:17 AM
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  9. Sticky Thread Sticky: Removing Stuck Wooden Dowel and Soft Lead Sinker from a barrel

    Started by Fire_stick, 01-04-2011 03:36 AM
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  10. Sticky Thread Sticky: Rifle barrel and action dimensions list, info needed.

    Started by lar45, 05-11-2007 10:01 PM
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  11. Sticky Thread Sticky: Fixing Gooned Screws.

    Started by W.R.Buchanan, 09-28-2019 03:49 PM
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  12. Sticky Thread Sticky: GunStock Re-Finishing, The Roger Method explained with Pics

    Started by AlaskanGuy, 01-17-2014 06:44 PM
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  13. Sticky Thread Sticky: I need a..... Sources for parts + services

    Started by Bret4207, 09-04-2008 01:23 PM
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  14. Sticky Thread Sticky: Recoil Pad " 101"

    Started by Ben, 01-20-2012 12:58 PM
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  15. Sticky Thread Sticky: Firearms manuals

    Started by Boz330, 01-04-2013 11:21 AM
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  1. Gun Smith needed

    Started by cummins05, 06-23-2021 05:37 AM
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  2. Front sights and barrel contours

    Started by Lefty SRH, Yesterday 07:03 PM
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  3. Headspace soul-searching: 308 vs 7.62 NATO

    Started by HumptyDumpty, 06-21-2021 05:53 PM
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  4. Chemist onboard?

    Started by PBSmith, 06-10-2021 08:19 AM
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  5. J.C. Higgins Model 30 sling tab

    Started by Danth, 02-07-2020 09:20 PM
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  6. Redfield peep / aperture sight

    Started by toallmy, 06-17-2021 01:13 PM
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    06-23-2021, 08:42 PM Go to last post
  7. Ruger LCP Update

    Started by sixgunner452, 06-22-2021 03:56 PM
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    06-23-2021, 04:25 PM Go to last post
  8. lyman peep sight for rem m14, fail

    Started by 444ttd, 03-31-2021 01:41 PM
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    06-20-2021, 09:49 PM Go to last post
  9. Colt 1883 damascus rib solder job needed.

    Started by BossHoss, 06-13-2021 09:31 AM
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  10. Ruger LCP woes

    Started by sixgunner452, 06-04-2021 11:35 PM
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    06-16-2021, 01:14 PM Go to last post
  11. Use adhesive for peep sight on lever rifle?

    Started by cabezaverde, 06-12-2021 11:08 AM
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  12. Cold / rust blue formulas

    Started by barrabruce, 05-26-2021 09:16 PM
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    06-14-2021, 09:55 PM Go to last post
  13. release agent caution

    Started by porthos, 06-04-2021 07:55 PM
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  14. Thoughts on the Trapdoor action

    Started by Jedman, 06-11-2021 02:55 PM
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  15. lyman tang sight

    Started by marlin1895, 06-12-2021 04:23 PM
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    06-13-2021, 06:25 AM Go to last post
  16. Harbor Freight Mini Bench Vise

    Started by deltaenterprizes, 06-08-2021 06:01 AM
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    06-13-2021, 12:34 AM Go to last post
  17. .358 Win "Scout rifle"?

    Started by tuckerdog, 05-22-2021 07:13 AM
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    06-12-2021, 09:54 PM Go to last post
  18. Honing C&B Revolver Chambers

    Started by Tar Heel, 04-04-2021 02:12 PM
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    06-12-2021, 05:33 PM Go to last post
  19. White spacers

    Started by JLF, 06-04-2021 08:13 AM
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    06-11-2021, 07:06 PM Go to last post
  20. Fix for gooned stock?

    Started by PBSmith, 06-10-2021 08:34 AM
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 282
    06-11-2021, 03:49 PM Go to last post

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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