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Posted in thread: is 308 actually the same as 7.6wx51 on 04-25-2013 at 11:40 PM
Longgunner- that is correct. A .308 Winchester can shoot .308 OR 7.62 NATO. A 7.62 NATO should
NOT shoot .308 Winchester.It is the exact opposite of the .5.56/ .223 situation.C3 I am glad
you used tha...
Posted in thread: is 308 actually the same as 7.6wx51 on 04-25-2013 at 04:29 PM
It seems we are getting two different responses. If the NATO brass is thicker than wouldn't it
be a slower load Ed round? Or is it a different powder which Burman hotter thus giving you a
Posted in thread: is 308 actually the same as 7.6wx51 on 04-25-2013 at 03:38 PM
It is a stevens 200 stamped in 308. I know the guy won't buy junk or sketchy stuff so my guess
is just that he mixed some surplus in with others. Guess ill try to find an answer from savage.
Posted in thread: is 308 actually the same as 7.6wx51 on 04-25-2013 at 02:17 PM
I bought some ammo from a buddy. He just has a bunch of surplus. He brought me 40 rounds. Some
of it is stamped 7.62, some is 308. I know the 5.56 v 223 debate runs long and hard. I just
want to k ow ...
Posted in thread: scope mount for ar15 to sit above irons? on 04-24-2013 at 10:30 PM
So in that scenario I would remove the scope to use the irons? I actually have a scope I was
fiddling with mounting and I did notice you barely see the front post. Would a better scope
lessen that eve...
Posted in thread: Anyone around Erie, Lorain county areas? on 04-24-2013 at 08:25 PM
I live in vermilion. Do you guys belong to any clubs or groups etc?
Posted in thread: scope mount for ar15 to sit above irons? on 04-24-2013 at 07:30 PM
I have an a2 style rear sight but without the handle. I am wondering if I can find a scope
mount to mount on my flat top but still allow me to use the irons. I know it will be higher but
untill I get ...
Posted in thread: help me sort out this mosin 91/59 i just picked up, ftfeed on 04-22-2013 at 07:52 PM
Ok I can get a bolt end and extractor for 25 but need to check my head space if I replace that.
Doesn't that mean I need to buy guages? I really don't want to turn this into a big thing. Ill
Posted in thread: help me sort out this mosin 91/59 i just picked up, ftfeed on 04-20-2013 at 11:14 PM
Thanks I will look that up.
Posted in thread: help me sort out this mosin 91/59 i just picked up, ftfeed on 04-20-2013 at 10:35 PM
It shot fine and ejected fine but I had to place the rim under the ejector. I will try cleaning
the chamber. I figure either the extractor is sticking or it is built up in the slot the
extractor has t...