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Posted in thread: Unfortunate Incident In Florida on 08-11-2016 at 02:12 AM
I have issues w using blanks, even news brought up the case where an actor shot a blank on
stage and killed someone. Bruce Lee's son was also killed in a tragic incident w blanks. Maybe
I'm operating ...
Posted in thread: Question for snipers on 08-11-2016 at 01:32 AM
Rather expensive sport - long range shooting. Buy the best glass your budget can afford, then
add some more...If you don't want to bring a calculator, some guys run tables and laminate them
Posted in thread: Best for clay, trap, skeet??? on 08-11-2016 at 12:59 AM
I use gun grease on all major wear areas. Pivot joints - especially important - read about
galling happening if you don't keep it clean. Never experienced it myself but the tip came from
the technoid ...
Posted in thread: 8th FTF Shotgun Shoot & Hoot, Vanzant, Mo. OCT 7-8-9, 2016 on 08-09-2016 at 03:47 PM
Will be sorry to see ya leave CT - especially before the weather gets better. Late summer and
fall are the best seasons in the East Coast. If you shoot at 9am before the heat n humidity
make life diff...
Posted in thread: 20 ga Powder: Unique or 20/28 ??? on 08-09-2016 at 03:38 AM
Hey Gonz - I answered your PM but the site says you have too many stored PM's so it won't
accept it.Mea Culpa - I have emptied half of it, so we are good to go for 50 messages. One nice
thing about th...
Posted in thread: 20 ga Powder: Unique or 20/28 ??? on 08-04-2016 at 07:01 PM
Alliants argument vs Unique - you can use less powder to achieve the same or higher velocity at
lower pressure. To them, this equals victory for 20/28. But this does not tell the whole
Posted in thread: 20 ga Powder: Unique or 20/28 ??? on 08-04-2016 at 06:57 PM
I had a nice long talk about this w Alliant CS yesterday and they couldn't help much. I was
looking for light loads and the best they could do was the published Unique load of 1,155 fps w
Posted in thread: 8th FTF Shotgun Shoot & Hoot, Vanzant, Mo. OCT 7-8-9, 2016 on 08-02-2016 at 07:18 PM
Well we're going to start trying to practice. Nearest weekday skeet range is in OKC (about 90
minutes each way). Tulsa Gun Club is only open Wed and weekends, so we'll try that out some
time soon. I'l...
Posted in thread: 20 ga Powder: Unique or 20/28 ??? on 08-01-2016 at 08:41 PM
I have a few cases of Win AA hulls which have a smaller boiler room than other hulls. Favors an
efficient charge. 20/28 is a dense powder which burns a bit cleaner and at lower pressure. Yet,
Posted in thread: 8th FTF Shotgun Shoot & Hoot, Vanzant, Mo. OCT 7-8-9, 2016 on 08-01-2016 at 08:24 PM
20 ga gas gun, huh? Temperamental, huh? Sounds like my Weatherby SA-08 20g...Yeah, I've gone
round n round w Rem Customer Service - it's a Field Gun and just wasn't designed to shoot all
23/4 ammo. So...