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Firearms Forum: .22 Rifle/Rimfire Discussion 01-20-2014, 02:28 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 5,218
Posted By seedy
Ive gotten tired of being uptight about this 22lr...

Ive gotten tired of being uptight about this 22lr shortage, I went and bought a RWS pellet rifle with a 4X RWS scope. A local dealer was selling Rem 225 bulk packs for $46 was the turning point for...
Firearms Forum: .22 Rifle/Rimfire Discussion 04-11-2013, 04:22 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,093
Posted By seedy
i had a high standard mark iv (i think) that i...

i had a high standard mark iv (i think) that i bought thinking it had a 22lr cylinder. it was marked only with 22 cal with no specifics on the revolver. i shot a few rounds of 22lr through it and...
Firearms Forum: General Rifle Discussion 01-10-2012, 02:07 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,041
Posted By seedy
It's just as easy to reload a 357 to 38 spc power...

It's just as easy to reload a 357 to 38 spc power as reloading a 38 spc. One of the benefits of reloading. cd
Firearms Forum: General Rifle Discussion 01-10-2012, 02:01 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,982
Posted By seedy
I have a handi that has 22 hornet and 45-70...

I have a handi that has 22 hornet and 45-70 barrels. I had the 45-70 barrel fitted by the factory. Keep the pressures moderate and the cartidges rimmed and you will have no problem with a handi SB2....
Firearms Forum: .22 Rifle/Rimfire Discussion 06-14-2011, 12:39 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,193
Posted By seedy
NO, It is not sportsman like. No need to say...

NO, It is not sportsman like. No need to say more. CD
Firearms Forum: Ammunition & Reloading 03-10-2011, 02:14 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,310
Posted By seedy
I agree with the previous post. A chrony is a...

I agree with the previous post. A chrony is a must for the serious
reloader. Today I was checking a .380acp load that I was puttng together. It is a 95gr lead bullet that I haven't ever used. It...
Firearms Forum: Ammunition & Reloading 01-18-2011, 03:48 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,360
Posted By seedy
A load that was known awhile back was 20 grs of...

A load that was known awhile back was 20 grs of 4227 with a 255 gr cast wadcutter was the way to get over 1000fps and keeping pressures acceptable for colt style handguns. I haven't seen it listed...
Firearms Forum: General Handgun Discussion 12-21-2010, 06:05 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 7,068
Posted By seedy
The glock 23 easily converts to a 357 sig using...

The glock 23 easily converts to a 357 sig using the same mag. with a simple barrel change. Why go across town when a pretty girl lives next door. CD
Firearms Forum: General Rifle Discussion 12-21-2010, 05:57 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,324
Posted By seedy
Go shoot a muzzleloader for a while and then...

Go shoot a muzzleloader for a while and then you'll appreciate cased ammo. I don't see a future for it . CD
Firearms Forum: General Rifle Discussion 12-21-2010, 05:52 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,455
Posted By seedy
My first rifle was a Sears .22 bolt action with a...

My first rifle was a Sears .22 bolt action with a tube magazine. It was in 1960 and I was twelve years old. I had mowed lawns for an entire summer to buy it. In those days you would buy .22 shorts...
Firearms Forum: .22 Rifle/Rimfire Discussion 12-19-2010, 12:23 AM
Replies: 312
Views: 50,086
Posted By seedy
yes to the 22WRM

I guess I'm old school and prefer what has worked well for me in small game hunting situations. I feel the .17 bullet is just too light for anything bigger than a ground squirrel. I know people can...
Firearms Forum: Semi-Auto Handguns 07-06-2009, 10:06 PM
Replies: 190
Views: 19,336
Posted By seedy
The Kel Tec 3AT the ruger LCP are both the size...

The Kel Tec 3AT the ruger LCP are both the size of old .25 cal pocket pistols. The concealability and moderate stopping power have made them very popular. I use Hornady 90 gr JHPs in my Kel Tec and...
Firearms Forum: General Handgun Discussion 07-06-2009, 09:53 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,953
Posted By seedy
The Taurus 85 ultralite is a good solid revolver....

The Taurus 85 ultralite is a good solid revolver. Never heard of anyone having problems with that particular model.CD
Firearms Forum: General Handgun Discussion 07-06-2009, 09:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 611
Posted By seedy
Its a good purchase. Lets hope the ammo contiues...

Its a good purchase. Lets hope the ammo contiues to be availible at a moderate price. CZs are solid guns
and I feel it would be hard to go wrong on one. The 9X18 has a little bit more pop then the...
Firearms Forum: General Handgun Discussion 06-08-2009, 12:33 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 700
Posted By seedy
you might have installed the firing pin...

you might have installed the firing pin backwards.try turning it around.
Firearms Forum: Ammunition & Reloading 04-06-2009, 06:34 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,061
Posted By seedy
I love the .41 mag too. I use 18.5 grs of 2400...

I love the .41 mag too. I use 18.5 grs of 2400 over a jacketed 210 gr bullet. I have a Smith 657 classic which shoots great with this load. I'm still experimenting with cast lead target loads, have...
Firearms Forum: Glock Forum 03-12-2009, 02:25 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,720
Posted By seedy
caliber change for a Glock 23

Can I change my .40 Glock 23 to a .357 sig simply by changing the barrel?The .357 sig being a necked down .40 should be able to function with the same breech face and I would imagine the magazines...
Firearms Forum: Ammunition & Reloading 03-01-2009, 11:00 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,714
Posted By seedy
I can refer you to a March 2009 edition of Gun...

I can refer you to a March 2009 edition of Gun World in the questions and answers by Jan Libourel. He states that the case diameter of a 38 special is .379 whereas the case diameter for a S&W .38 is...
Firearms Forum: The Club House 02-04-2009, 02:16 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,104
Posted By seedy
good post!! enjoyed it.

good post!! enjoyed it.
Firearms Forum: Ammunition & Reloading 01-25-2009, 06:16 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,849
Posted By seedy
22 grns of 4227 is too hot for a break top...

22 grns of 4227 is too hot for a break top revolver. 20 grns with a 255 gr semi wadcutter was a popular load for regular modern sixguns that the pressure was safe and would achieve 1000 fps. I bought...
Firearms Forum: Ammunition & Reloading 01-21-2009, 06:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 882
Posted By seedy
Firearms are one of the most subjective subjects...

Firearms are one of the most subjective subjects you can get into. Read a book on basic reloading and learn enough so you have common sense about what you are doing. To start with a progressive press...
Firearms Forum: Ammunition & Reloading 01-19-2009, 06:47 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,714
Posted By seedy
you didn't say whether it was a ,38 S&W or a S&W...

you didn't say whether it was a ,38 S&W or a S&W .38 special. These two calibers do not use the same bullets, I think the .38 S&W uses a heel based bullet. In the past there was alot of interchanging...
Firearms Forum: Glock Forum 01-05-2009, 12:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,634
Posted By seedy
You are right, Xtreme bullets are made in...

You are right, Xtreme bullets are made in Moundhose NV which is a few miles east of CC. I buy direct from them. They also sell cast lead bullets made there. I'm thinking of ordering a Storm Lake...
Firearms Forum: Glock Forum 01-03-2009, 10:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,634
Posted By seedy
I use Xtreme bullets which is a company outside...

I use Xtreme bullets which is a company outside of Carson City (local for me) and moderate charge of W-231. I use these bullets and 231 for a lot of other cailibers with good success. I was thinking...
Firearms Forum: Glock Forum 01-03-2009, 07:05 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,634
Posted By seedy
buy a aftermarket barrel?

My Glock 23 appears to have poor accuracy when using plated bullets. Has anyone else had this experience? I reload using these bullets and would like to continue since they are much cheaper. I'm...
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