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Posted in thread: Newbie: What's a Modified Choke? on 06-25-2014 at 02:32 AM
Thanks for all the helpful input. Especially for the attitude....no ball-busting because I
asked such an elementary (newbie) question. Actually, I am reasonably knowledgeable in some
other areas of fi...
Posted in thread: Newbie: What's a Modified Choke? on 06-23-2014 at 10:35 PM
My uncle wants to give me a single-shot 20 gauge (Pardner model) shotgun. The barrel says 3
inch "Modified choke". I know how "newbie" this question is but, not knowing much about
scatterguns, can any...
Posted in thread: Least expensive reloading setup for .223 on 05-31-2014 at 03:52 PM
Speaking of those Lee scoops, I acquired a bunch of different sizes, when I acquired my used
reloading equipment. Because I was new, I wasn't even sure what they were and I almost threw
them out. I di...
Posted in thread: Mil-spec FMJ vs Civ FMJ and TMJ vs CMJ on 05-26-2014 at 12:15 PM
1st) Thanks for the clarifications on pulled bullets.........2nd) regarding TMJ being safer:
well yeah, it is....BUT....I think that the danger from exposed (to burning gases) lead is
SLIGHTLY over st...
Posted in thread: Mil-spec FMJ vs Civ FMJ and TMJ vs CMJ on 05-25-2014 at 11:26 PM
Speaking of pulled ammo (question directed toward Jon), how IS pulled ammo? I see a lot of it
for sale, but am not sure how "damaged" it is from the pulling process. (These bullets would be
used for g...
Posted in thread: .223 Powder Choices ? on 05-23-2014 at 05:33 PM
New to reloading (and loving it). I've done a few thousand pistol rounds and a few thousand
.223 rifle rounds. Regarding the .223, I had been using some Hodgdon H335 powder that I
acquired with the us...
Posted in thread: "Slugging the Bore" question on 05-11-2014 at 01:39 PM
Thanks, nhsuper44. Live Free or Die, indeed.
Posted in thread: "Slugging the Bore" question on 05-03-2014 at 01:28 AM
I may have misunderstood...or I may have repeated it incorrectly. According to the advice I was
given if bullet diameter is LARGER than groove diameter (too tight a fit) it can lead to
Posted in thread: "Slugging the Bore" question on 05-01-2014 at 10:18 PM
I have to agree with the above posts....especially the comments about molten lead running down
the bore. Glad I asked the question. Thanks
Posted in thread: "Slugging the Bore" question on 05-01-2014 at 06:55 PM
I forgot to mention that my concern is that the slug formed by the molten lead will contract
(smaller diameter) as it cools to room temperature..