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Posted in thread: Sierra 69 grain matchking on 01-23-2014 at 05:45 AM
I've never seen moly-coated SMK's but if I ever do, I'll probably pass on them. A little
research will let you know if they're gonna be your cup of tea. As for the 69 grain Sierra
MatchKing, well if I...
Posted in thread: Remington 700 Help Question on 01-14-2014 at 10:08 PM
I have a newer (maybe 3 years old) 700 CDL with the same shallow hole. I purchased Leupold
bases for it that came with an extra mounting screw that was shorter than the rest. Guess where
I put that su...
Posted in thread: what guns are you looking forward to buying this year? on 01-10-2014 at 09:09 PM
I hope to get a CMP garand before they run out :eek:That's on my list for the year as well, but
I didn't know there was a risk of them running out. Is that a legitimate fear?
Posted in thread: Chrony recommendation, pls on 12-13-2013 at 04:13 AM
I've been hanging onto a friend's RCBS chrony, you know the one that looks like a big ugly
bullet. It's got some neat features and it packs away into itself which is nice, but most
importantly I've ne...
Posted in thread: And The Wait Begins on 12-07-2013 at 06:39 AM
I recently opened up a Boyd's Varmint Thumbhole to accept a bull barrel and I'll be damned for
doing it. Their wood laminate is so strong I felt like I was trying to cut diamonds with a
butter knife. ...
Posted in thread: More Black with Bronze Phosphor Brush on 12-06-2013 at 04:48 AM
Dex, if I'm understanding your dilemma, and I may not be, I would suspect that your bronze
bristled brush is the culprit. You are an overzealous cleaner, nothing wrong with that, but
you've probably r...
Posted in thread: What did you do to your bolt action rifle today? on 11-23-2013 at 03:16 AM
Yesterday marked the arrival of the last package I was in need of to complete my latest
tinkering: a loaner rifle for unarmed huntin' buddies or new shooters. (For the longest time my
loaner rifle has...
Posted in thread: Need help with .223 Recipe on 10-30-2013 at 05:43 PM
I must say, that's the first time I have ever heard or read that.Carry on.I guess "meter" is
probably the wrong word. I use Hornady's scale and electronic powder dispenser and its a bit
finicky to say...
Posted in thread: Need help with .223 Recipe on 10-30-2013 at 03:49 AM
5 shot group at 100 yards. My personal standards for accuracy demand performance with high
barrel temps. Though this group is nothing to write home about, I like this load because it
makes holes like ...
Posted in thread: Need help with .223 Recipe on 10-29-2013 at 09:04 PM
Funny you stumbled on that load combination. I did a lot of load development for my .223's and
the most accurate load I found for my rifles was with those same 65 SGKs and IMR 4320. I
remember cross r...