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Posted in thread: .223 vs.5.56 on 03-05-2015 at 11:46 PM
For starters Sierra does not pressure test their loads before writing a manual. They shoot
their loads in regular rifles and handguns and look for high pressure the old fashioned way.
They guess. Nosl...
Posted in thread: .223 vs.5.56 on 03-05-2015 at 10:18 PM
Here is an example.This first chart(lower left) is with a 16 inch barrel. Peak Chamber Pressure
is reached at 1.4 inches. is the same load with a 24 inch barrel. Note that peak pressure is
Posted in thread: Ruger 10/22 advice on 03-05-2015 at 07:24 PM
if it is currently a rifle you will need a tex stamp from the batfe for a short barrel rifle to
chop it shorter than 16". if you get the stamp and take a hacksaw to it the accuracy will be
Posted in thread: .223 vs.5.56 on 03-05-2015 at 07:06 PM
Barrel length has Nothing to do with Chamber pressure, Nothing.Even if it did, you obviously do
not understand the chart/graph.Blue:5.56 round fired in 5.56 chamber = 55K psiGreen:223 Rem
fired in 5.5...
Posted in thread: .223 vs.5.56 on 03-05-2015 at 03:04 PM
Not quite right, in fact not right at all.The 5.56 round is loaded to a higher pressure than
the 223 Remington.Here is a chart showing a Pressure test done by Barnes Bullets using both
5.56 ammo and 2...
Posted in thread: Chrome lined vs. stainless steel barrels on 03-05-2015 at 03:57 AM
chrome lined can be very accurate but that costs. fn is the only one i know of that does great
chrome lined barrels. chrome aids extraction in the chamber in dirty conditions and is somewhat
Posted in thread: best semi-auto shotgun? on 03-05-2015 at 12:52 AM
Do you REALLY think you are going to get anything approaching an unbiased opinion? :) Well,
with your budget you can take your pick. Thank heavens there is one person not looking for a
cheap pump gun....
Posted in thread: BUIS guidance on 03-04-2015 at 09:13 PM
Jon, how long ago did you have those experiences with your Leupolds?Sent from my iPhone using
Firearms Talkaround 2010 if i remember right. thats about when i got my first nightforce. its
Posted in thread: Smith and wesson m&p 15 sport on 03-04-2015 at 08:16 PM
I've always been a tightwad, not cheap but tight. I only have about 500 rounds through my S&W
AR15 Sport but so far, it's been flawless and as accurate as my brothers $1200 Colt AR. You can
spend a wh...
Posted in thread: best semi-auto shotgun? on 03-04-2015 at 07:24 PM
the remington 110 is a complete skip in my opinion.ive got a 930 spx and have had issues with
the extension tube. ive since replaced it with a quality unit and its been flawless. the 930 is
a very goo...