Last Activity:12-17-2013 9:10 PM
3 Likes on 2 Posts
Posted in thread: Old enough to remember? on 11-28-2013 at 04:26 AM
I'm 66 years old, raised in southeast Okla. I bought a 43 Spanish Remington Rolling Block at a
used furniture store for $40.00. I liked to think it was used by Pancho Villa himself. I mowed
lawns for ...
Posted in thread: winchester model1897 on 10-09-2013 at 02:17 AM
Congrats on a great old gun and for my part of the country a great price. A '97 in that
condition would probably go for closer to $500.00 in Okla.I grew up hunting with a solid frame
'97, ducks, doves...
Posted in thread: Snap cap for .22's on 10-06-2013 at 03:48 PM
I was reading some of the older posts and way back in the back somewhere was a post of the
dangers of dry firing the .22lr. I agree that damage can be done to the rim of the chamber and
in older .22's...
Posted in thread: Removing old lube from RCBS bullet resizer ? on 04-06-2009 at 04:34 PM
It may have been Lyman I was using. Digging some out with a screwdriver it is still soft so I
will give it a try as is, I just didn't want to take a chance of blowing out an O ring or
Posted in thread: Brasso in the Tumbler on 04-05-2009 at 05:25 PM
Ammonia causes brass to harden and become brittle, hence the split case mouths mentioned. Brass
is an alloy of copper and zinc, ammonia is a copper solvent. Ammonia is fine for removing
Posted in thread: Question. Pure lead Cast bullets on 04-05-2009 at 05:09 PM
As previously stated, yes you can shoot cast or swaged lead bullets in your mentioned calibers.
Yes, you may encounter some leading of your barrels but this isn't a great problem. Depending
on what bu...
Posted in thread: Removing old lube from RCBS bullet resizer ? on 04-05-2009 at 03:18 PM
A couple of years ago I inadvertently stored my RCBS LubeAMatic bullet resizer with lube still
in the chamber.What is the best way to remove this old lube from the chamber and the lube
channels so I c...
Posted in thread: Dimensions of Novak & Heinie dovetails. on 03-22-2008 at 01:04 PM
Can anyone tell me the dimensions, depth and width, of the Novak vs the Heinie dovetails in a
1911 slide ?I have a Heinie dovetail and need to know the differences as I am considering a
change to the ...