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Posted in thread: My thoughts on reloading the Lee-Enfield .303 Rifles on 11-01-2015 at 02:11 AM
SamanThe Enfield chambers were reamed larger in 1914 for two reasons.1. There was a British
ammunition scandal over "WHO" was awarded contracts to make British .303 ammunition. Meaning
cronyism and ki...
Posted in thread: Nato Vrs Commercial on 07-25-2015 at 11:27 PM
Here is the culprit Right here.The famous TM-0001-27. is the page that lists the 7.62 ball at
50,000 psi. we know this ammo was never tested in psi, but in CUP, so the correct listing
should be 50,0...
Posted in thread: Nato Vrs Commercial on 07-23-2015 at 09:00 PM
Both the .223 and 5.56 are loaded to the same chamber pressure of SAAMI 52,000 cup, 55,000 psi
or European NATO CIP of 62,000 psi measured at the case mouth. NOTE: all three of these chamber
Posted in thread: .223 vs.5.56 on 04-23-2015 at 08:23 PM
Both the .223 and 5.56 are loaded to the same chamber pressure of 52,000 cup copper crusher
SAAMI55,000 psi transducer SAAMI62,000 psi European CIP NATO standards measured at the case
mouth. (EPVAT st...
Posted in thread: Indian Enfiled markings on 04-16-2013 at 08:05 PM
Biged nailed it. The rifles are actually in 7.62 NATO, and not .308 Winchester. Can you use
.308 instead (Insert Dirty Harrry asking "Do you feel lucky, punk?) Not suggested. Different
headspace on th...
Posted in thread: Indian Enfiled markings on 04-15-2013 at 05:49 PM
You were looking at a .308/7.62x51 Enfield rifle, sometimes the black paint used obscures the
markings. 7.62mm 2A1 (7.62x51)RFI (rifle factory Ishapore) 1966 (date of manufacture)Ishapore
Posted in thread: Gun Cleaning Input on 10-04-2011 at 12:55 AM
"Over cleaning" part twoThe British had a term called "cord wear" when using their pull through
or bore snakes. If the bore snake cord rubs excessively at the muzzle end, over time this will
Posted in thread: Gun Cleaning Input on 10-04-2011 at 12:38 AM
I just received an email inviting me to comment here, and we have comments running from Marine
clean to cleaning only when its too dirty to function. :eek: I was in the Air Force but Chesty
Posted in thread: new to me Lee Enfield sporter on 09-23-2011 at 03:15 AM
Yours is my brother from a different mother. :D the untouched military rifle you would have
half the charger bridge on the receiver and the other half on the bolt. the bolt fully to the
rear the cha...
Posted in thread: 270 win. Vs 30-06 on 09-22-2011 at 07:34 PM
Rifle Recoil TableNOTE: Secret to finding anything on the internet........Google it