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    Been a long while since I read the story so a...

    Been a long while since I read the story so a litle hazy on particulars. Fellow who had a business in NJ was at work when his secretary came in and informed him that an Army Captain and an Army...
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    Forum: Boolit Lube !

    Use it in both handgun and rifle (1600 fps...

    Use it in both handgun and rifle (1600 fps range). Doesn't need a heater but do have a heated reloading room, not sure how it wuld work in a cold work area. Like it becasue it was slightly less...
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    Not sure but think you can substitue Lyman parts...

    Not sure but think you can substitue Lyman parts for the parts you are looking for. Have had a SAECO 24 and a Lyman 61 (?) and IIRC they were identical, only difference was cordage.
  4. The marks on the top of the die look like it was...

    The marks on the top of the die look like it was used as a trim die.
  5. For dangerous game from what I have read the...

    For dangerous game from what I have read the older "African" cartridges made their reputation with solid bullets or soft points, not hollow points.
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    IIRC when I replaced the trigger on my R700 with...

    IIRC when I replaced the trigger on my R700 with a Timney they suggested Ronsonol lighter fluid as a lube, will not gum up and leaves enough residual oil to keep it working properly.
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    Forum: Our Town

    Lived near Tomah in the west central area for 27...

    Lived near Tomah in the west central area for 27 years, son and daughter are there and I still own 115 acres of prime deer and turkey land. IIRC the Norske Nook in Osseo had the best pies and La...
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    Have them for 45 ACP, 45 Colt, 9mm, 40, 44, and...

    Have them for 45 ACP, 45 Colt, 9mm, 40, 44, and 38/357 (2). Pre-heat with a hotplate while lead pot melts and good bullets almost from the first pour. A 20# pot is a plus, you'll go through a lot...
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    Was stationed at Ft Leavenworth for three years...

    Was stationed at Ft Leavenworth for three years so familiar with the weather in the KC area. Big question is what activites will you be engaged in; sitting in a deer stand, walking the woods, etc? ...
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    My standard load is a Lee 200 gr SWC that I...

    My standard load is a Lee 200 gr SWC that I milled the bevel off and ended up with a 190gr flat base bullet cast in range lead, seated to =/- 1.250 and taper crimped. Backed by 3.1 grs Bullseye and...
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    Rim diameter and thickness are not the same, the...

    Rim diameter and thickness are not the same, the 45 Scofield rim is thicker and wider than the 45 Colt. The colt will fit but it will be loose. Not sure how critical that is as the difference is...
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    Most any cast bullet will work backed by 4-8 grs...

    Most any cast bullet will work backed by 4-8 grs of Bullseye, although you may go super sonic at the higher level. Only consideration is these low power loads will cause the cases to shoerten unless...
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    Unless the gun came with accesories you need to...

    Unless the gun came with accesories you need to pick up a few things.

    1. Nipple wrench
    2. Jags, bore brush and a patch puller (make sure you get them with a thread size that matches your...
  14. Thread: Primers

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    For just a few use the Lee Ram-prime, for larger...

    For just a few use the Lee Ram-prime, for larger batches a Lee Auto Prime II. FWIW only time I had a primer fire was priming on the downstroke when I got too enthusiastic seating Winchester primers....
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    Forum: Rimfire Area

    Many years ago picked up a somewhat Bubba'd 513T....

    Many years ago picked up a somewhat Bubba'd 513T. One good thing he did right was drill and tap it for Weaver bases. Once I had it shortened the barrel, reshaped and shortened the wide forend to...
  16. Ask the friend who gave youthe bullets that shot...

    Ask the friend who gave youthe bullets that shot well what alloy he used. A 30-1 tin mix is not very hard and at the velocities you want you need to add some antimony to your alloy.
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    Forum: Our Town

    Some states have donation programs, I know KY and...

    Some states have donation programs, I know KY and WI do. Check with your state game deprtments. Only caveat is donated venison must be processed by licensed butcher shps. Many years ago, maybe...
  18. WTS I'll take #2, PM sent.

    I'll take #2, PM sent.
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    DIdn't start with Lee tools in 71, but added a...

    DIdn't start with Lee tools in 71, but added a Challenger press in 91 and the little C press in 92 as a priming station for my Lee Auto Prime II. In 74 started casting with Lee molds and a Saeco and...
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    Have you called LEE? Once the case is sized and...

    Have you called LEE? Once the case is sized and then removed with the priming rod the case is set on the depriming chamber. If it is not all the way in the sizing die tap it in with the decapping...
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    Inside job, someone knew where the ammo was going...

    Inside job, someone knew where the ammo was going and the routes. Three containers on the same day defies coincidence.
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    Forum: Cast Boolits

    For nominal .308 groove barrels the 311291 sized...

    For nominal .308 groove barrels the 311291 sized .310 works well in most but for generous groove diameters may not work as well. Not familiar with the bullet you're looking at but perhap a Loverin...
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    I'll take #1, PM sent.

    I'll take #1, PM sent.
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    The description for #1 has me confused, never...

    The description for #1 has me confused, never heard of a 2.3 - 1. Is this description correct, or is it a 2.5X?
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    Might want to check the fishing weights,...

    Might want to check the fishing weights, depending on who cast them and what they used (like unsorted wheel weights) they may not be suitable for bullets.
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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