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  • Posted in thread: For Sale Remington Model 1100 on 12-08-2016 at 11:44 PM
    Nice. They haven't made the Competition Model with wood for 5 years or so. Does it come with
    all 5 original chokes?

  • Posted in thread: Can't identify a shell on 11-01-2016 at 02:00 PM
    Need dimensions! OAL, rim diameter, case diameter at the base and inside diameter at the mouth
    should be enough.Looks very similar to 11.3 x 50R Beaumont, or maybe 11.4 x 50R Comblain. Could
    even be 4...

  • Posted in thread: beater Survival rifle on 09-19-2016 at 01:44 PM
    Mosin NagantSavage 340 in 30-30SKS---if you can find a cheap one. They seem to be made of gold
    lately.For years my truck gun was a Carcano. Bubba "sporterized", paid maybe $35 for
    it.Surprisingly accu...

  • Posted in thread: Having a bad experience: What is a reasonable turn around time for gunsmithin... on 07-10-2016 at 04:13 PM
    Have someone else shoot your gun. Maybe several someones. It looks like you are pulling
    low/left with the 3"gun, and a bit left with your control gun. Not implying anything negative
    about your shootin...

  • Posted in thread: Carcano 6.5 on 05-07-2016 at 10:30 PM
    [QUOTE=Rex in OTZ;1790548 The M91 Carcano was initially chambered for the M1891 6.5x52mm
    cartridge, the very first small-caliber smokeless cartridge adopted by any of the major
    European armies.QUOTE)Y...

  • Posted in thread: Do you do rechambering? on 05-05-2016 at 01:39 PM
    Wow. Didn't know a ball end mill or a dull drill-bit was an effective chambering reamer. Could
    havesaved myself a lot of money. What's your reamer look like now?

  • Posted in thread: light weight vs middle/heavy weight barrel on 04-07-2016 at 03:00 AM
    If you are going to put a can on it. go with a short stiff mid-weight barrel with a mid or
    rifle length gas system.I would get a 1-7 twist----if you want quiet then sub-sonic ammo is the
    ticket, and t...

  • Posted in thread: Help Type 99 Long Rifle on 04-06-2016 at 01:31 PM
    Here is another reference on markings:

  • Posted in thread: I am finally retired on 04-03-2016 at 10:54 PM
    I had a plan in my youth ! I got married , became Father and had another plan ! I then had
    catastrophic health issues , another plan ! Then when I thought all was behind me , you guessed
    , another pla...

  • Posted in thread: Switzerland's 2nd Amendment on 04-03-2016 at 10:16 PM
    They have Germany as a neighbor, so they know they can be invaded, and become the next German
    slave state.That seems like a pretty good reason to be armed to the teeth.Hitler wasn't stupid
    enough to m...