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  • Slidell, Louisiana
  • Reloading, Recreational Shooting


  • Posted in thread: 231/HP-38 Going By-By on 08-18-2015 at 11:31 AM
    The question is: " WHAT'S NEXT?"My theory in these times is buy it when you see it, not when
    you need it. If you wait until you you need it, you may not be able to buy it. At that point,
    all you have ...

  • Posted in thread: 231/HP-38 Going By-By on 08-17-2015 at 01:21 AM
    Not having been able to buy 231 in over a year, I picked up 20 pounds of 700 X when I saw it
    available a few months ago.Bayou

  • Posted in thread: Crimp or Not.... on 05-01-2015 at 09:43 AM
    As a general tule, I crimp pistol bullets, and only very lightly crimp most rifle bullets.Bayou

  • Posted in thread: Tarneshed / Corroded Cases, Trash Em? on 03-30-2015 at 09:38 AM
    Just from the pics, the dark colored part seems to be tarnish and can likely be cleaned a bit
    with alcohol.However, that reddish spot/part in the lower casing seems to be beyond tarnish and
    appears to...

  • Posted in thread: Does ammo have a shelf life? on 03-25-2015 at 11:53 PM
    I shot a 45ACP round of WW I vintage - the brass was stamped 1916. Went bang real

  • Posted in thread: Availability of Unique? on 03-12-2015 at 12:36 AM
    My go to pistol pwder for years has been 231. Which has become virtually unavailable these
    days. So, when I saw 4 pound jugs of 700 X for sale a couple of months ago, I got several of
    them.Glad I did ...

  • Posted in thread: Choice powder for 5.56 in AR on 03-03-2015 at 11:26 PM
    I use BL-C(2) for my 223 loads. I can shoot sub moa with mine.IMR 4198 per Hornady reloading
    manual, 9th edition.

  • Posted in thread: 5.56 M-855 Ball Ammunition CALL FOR ACTION! on 03-01-2015 at 03:28 AM
    Don't anyone think for a second that King Hussein's attack on our 2d Amendment rights will stop
    here.Stay vigilent and stay loud!Bayou

  • Posted in thread: Effect of Lemi-Shine in Wet Tumbling on 02-25-2015 at 05:04 PM
    Tens of thousands of people have used these methods for a century or more with good results.
    I've been doing it for 50 years. I think I'd like to see a few more "experts" weight in before
    believing on...

  • Posted in thread: Effect of Lemi-Shine in Wet Tumbling on 01-25-2015 at 11:48 PM
    I've been wet tumbling with a Thumlers Model B for over 2 years. I've used different detergent
    agents but I've always used 1/4 TSP of Lemi-Shine per batch. Well, on my second batch today, in
    my haste,...

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