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    Do keep us posted on your progress. You are the...

    Do keep us posted on your progress. You are the only Airgun Smith we've got here so your posts are informative. So I detect some of the "Queens English" coming thru your posts. Are you in the UK? ...
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    Look into the Air Venturi "Avenger." available...

    Look into the Air Venturi "Avenger." available from Pyramyd Air. $349 with plastic stock and $399 with wood stock. Available in .177, .22, .25 cals. I have been looking at these guns a lot and am...
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    I bet you have Rock Chucks too and lots of other...

    I bet you have Rock Chucks too and lots of other critters that need execution. Rat's Maybe or Barn Pigeons? The Iguanas are just fair game because there are so many of them and they aren't all warm...
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    I have a similar situation with the fore end cap...

    I have a similar situation with the fore end cap on my 1894 Marlin. I took it off and welded a sling swivel stud into it from the inside. This burnt the bluing. I touched it up by buffing it with...
  5. I had mine bored out to .35-303. It now has 4...

    I had mine bored out to .35-303. It now has 4 grooves.

    Randy
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    Or this one which is the upgraded version of that...

    Or this one which is the upgraded version of that one and fixed all of "that ones" problems..

    Randy
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    All these people are licensed Pest Removal...

    All these people are licensed Pest Removal Companies. They are hired by Apartment Complexes, City Parks, Golf Courses, and similar places, to remove 'Invasive Species" of which Iguana's are the most...
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    That slug is essentially a Wadcutter. IF you look...

    That slug is essentially a Wadcutter. IF you look at H&N Pellets you will see miniature 525 Slugs. They leave perfectly round holds in paper targets with no hanging chads. So do the Lyman 525 slugs....
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    Good Job Chuck. I knew you had it in you! Looks...

    Good Job Chuck. I knew you had it in you! Looks like you drilled that one right directly in the middle of the shoulder? IE POA=POI

    Randy
  10. Forum: Cast Boolits

    All the "Creampuff" loads were slower and spent...

    All the "Creampuff" loads were slower and spent more time in the barrel during recoil, and thus shot higher.

    Randy
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    I have a S&W 696. It is a 5 shot .44 Special. I...

    I have a S&W 696. It is a 5 shot .44 Special. I chased loads for a while then went to 6.0 gr of w231 with a 240 gr Keith Boolit (429421) This load was the only one I tried that shot to the sights. ...
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    IN short what ever speed works for a drill in a...

    IN short what ever speed works for a drill in a given material will work for a Lathe tool as well. Understanding how to "read a tool" is the key to success. That means what kind of noise is it...
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    Forum: Leverguns

    How the Marlin Lever Action works.

    OK: This is the way this thing works,,, Cartridges are loaded thru the loading gate. Note:, that the last cartridge loaded is partially on the Lifter but prevented from going all the way on by the...
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    Forum: Leverguns

    550 gr Brass Slug in Slugs r Us (now Blood...

    550 gr Brass Slug in Slugs r Us (now Blood Trail/Leon is Us!) Sabot at 1300 fps thru Fully Rifled Hastings Barrel with Open Sights on Browning A5 is easily a 100 yard gun!

    On an earlier note: The...
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    Forum: Leverguns

    Marlin Issues.

    Many of the common issues with older Marlin Rifles have had "Fixes" that are fairly well known for decades.

    Most all of these came from Cowboy Action Shooters and were listed in the Marlin...
  16. Thread: The QB-79

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    Forum: AirGuns

    Tony: Good to see you here from over at Perfect...

    Tony: Good to see you here from over at Perfect Union!. "Sandog" is one of the Mini 30 gurus from that forum!

    Randy
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    I scored two tubes of Chocolate Neco Wafers...

    I scored two tubes of Chocolate Neco Wafers tonight. These make a very satisfying Target as they explode when hit with a pellet. I've got to make a stand for them with some alligator clips and wire...
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    OK lets look at that .45-70 to 12 ga comparison....

    OK lets look at that .45-70 to 12 ga comparison. .45-70 with a 515 gr boolit at with 27 gr of 5744 will be lucky to break 1000 fps. I know that because my 325 gr boolits with 33 gr of 5744 only make...
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    I'd go back and shoot that same load at 75 yards...

    I'd go back and shoot that same load at 75 yards and go for dead on at 75. You will be 3" low at 100 which is usable. I'd run with that as it looks like you've got a usable load. Now go shoot...
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    Forum: Leverguns

    ^^^^This^^^^ Most Bear Hunting Guides carry a...

    ^^^^This^^^^

    Most Bear Hunting Guides carry a Pump Shotgun as a back up because of the Portability, Power, and Fast Follow Up Shots. There was a show in TV about the Polar Bear Guides in...
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    All my .410 reloads are 1/2 oz? They work very...

    All my .410 reloads are 1/2 oz? They work very well.

    Randy
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    Another way to look at it? You can spend a Couple...

    Another way to look at it? You can spend a Couple Grand and get something nice. Probably not for the Kids?

    I had a 8 lb jug of H110 that I bought for $50 at a gun show in the late 70's. Figured...
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    Kosh: You are in the right place, there just...

    Kosh: You are in the right place, there just isn't a lot of people here that have Big Bore Airguns. If you go on the "please post something interesting" thread above, someone posted a video of a...
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    Yes, you in fact are doing something with your...

    Yes, you in fact are doing something with your Air Rifles! And that is a pretty impressive record. The whole idea here is to sight the gun in and then go shoot something. So many miss the point.
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  25. Mid $5 figures= $50K ish Randy

    Mid $5 figures= $50K ish

    Randy
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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