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  • Posted in thread: A Striker-fired "1911"? on 01-10-2017 at 11:59 PM
    hudson reminds me of an old beater car from 1902. probably could have picked a better company
    name..Hudson Hornets ruled NASCAR from 1951 to 1954--:)Interesting pistol. MSRP is a bit
    high--guessing st...

  • Posted in thread: Hello from Minnesota Is This Info of Any Value? on 12-20-2016 at 01:47 PM
    Before you go to a pile of effort to get it in pdf format and posted online----you might check
    and see ifit's already out there.Here's one (of many) online "house brand lists"-----is yours
    more extens...

  • 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: