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Posted in thread: Competent for all NA Big Game on 07-30-2015 at 11:49 PM
I agree with most of this. I don't think you'll be making many 1000yrd shots with a lever
action guide gun; which is why I suggested the 1885 Hi-Wall. Although not quite as fast as a
standard lever gu...
Posted in thread: Your Die Sets? on 07-30-2015 at 02:28 PM
I've got Lee,Lyman,Hornady,RCBS,and Redding dies. They all produce very accurate ammo.
Posted in thread: 223 c.o.a.l.???? on 07-30-2015 at 02:19 PM
SSGCharlie,With most AR15 magazines you are limited to an COAL of 2.260". Always trim your
cases to the trim length of 1.750",and trim them again when they reach 1.760" or longer.The
cannelure on a bu...
Posted in thread: Competent for all NA Big Game on 07-30-2015 at 01:55 PM
An 1885 in 45-70 is a formidable weapon, no doubt about it. Not exactly fast-handling with the
long, heavy barrel, but they are very accurate and the cartridge can be loaded up or down for
just about ...
Posted in thread: Competent for all NA Big Game on 07-29-2015 at 04:01 AM
I really can't believe nobody even mentioned the old faithful 45-70. I wouldn't ever feel under
armed with one for any game in N.A..
Posted in thread: Ruger Precision Bolt Action Rifle on 07-24-2015 at 01:18 PM
Cold bore 5 shot group at 100 yds (iron sights) with my 580 series mini 14. Bone stock. No
accu-strut or trigger job. The two flyers were called.And you call that accuracy? Calling shots
as flyers doe...
Posted in thread: savage hog hunter in 308 on 07-24-2015 at 01:37 AM
Unless you use a see through ring,you won't be able to even see the open sights on the rifle
without removing the scope first. If you use a set of QD rings and a 2pc scope base,you could
Posted in thread: savage hog hunter in 308 on 07-24-2015 at 01:13 AM
If you mount a scope on it,you will probably have to remove the rear sight unless you use those
worthless see through scope rings. I set this 308 Hog Hunter up for a friend of mine,swapped
Posted in thread: Ruger Precision Bolt Action Rifle on 07-24-2015 at 12:59 AM
This thing is going to get badmouthed heavily.....by guys with rifles costing 2-5 times as
much. I want one!It's going to get badmouthed because it's a RUGER! I've never had nor seen an
Posted in thread: New purchases? Post em here on 07-24-2015 at 12:45 AM
I just purchased a Mack Brothers 30 cal Varminter 3.0 today from Dakota Silencer,now I have to
wait for it to get to my local dealer and do the paperwork wait.