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Posted in thread: What rifle/caliber is best? on 04-25-2016 at 02:10 PM
All bullets have yawl (the bullets nose goes in a circle as it travels through the air). The
greater the yawl the greater the propensity for a bullet to tumble upon striking an object.
During the Viet...
Posted in thread: Gun Cleaning Input on 10-25-2015 at 02:04 PM
Rainy day at the cabin, so I decided to do some cleaning-06 and .357. I've taken a liking to
Gunslick's foaming bore cleaner. Being away from home I went looking for something to lay on
the floor. Eur...
Posted in thread: am i going to be confined to revolvers? on 03-15-2015 at 05:30 PM
I have both semi autos and revolvers. Have you tried a semi auto with a longer slide. Because
of the longer distance the slide moves the springs are not as heavy. There are even some long
Posted in thread: Hey, fellow long bores... on 03-15-2015 at 05:11 PM
Grandma and I purchased the grandson a Henry for his first .22. It works well. It is smooth and
quite accurate. The first time it was cleaned grandpa did it. In view of how nice the outside
looked, I ...
Posted in thread: Target .22 bolt actions on 03-15-2015 at 04:57 PM
I'm glad you really like your 77/22. You will find that the magazines for the 77/22 is not the
same as the one for the 10/22. Sometimes the 10/22 mags will work and other times= not so well.
At first ...
Posted in thread: do you own any shotguns plastic free? on 03-06-2015 at 07:25 PM
Remington side-by-side 12 ga.
Posted in thread: Is there an iconic Ruger pistol? on 03-06-2015 at 07:14 PM
If you saw the silhouette only of a firearm and recognize it immediately- it is iconic. Is
there anyone here who would not recognize the silhouette of a Mini 14, a super Blackhawk, a 5
1/2" heavy barr...
Posted in thread: survival rifle questions. on 02-18-2015 at 12:51 AM
One of my best friends also shot a Savage 24; I believe they called it the 'camper special". As
noted it came with a .22 Lr upper and a 20 ga. lower. The thing that stopped me from following
Posted in thread: 158 gr JSP question on 02-16-2015 at 09:11 PM
If you wish to know something about barrel length and velocity, please read "Why Ballisticians
Get Grey" by Dave Andrews. This excellent article was first published Speer Reloading Manual
#9( and repu...
Posted in thread: forcing cone erosion? bad, ok,? on 02-16-2015 at 08:19 PM
Old Fart, You have a great handgun. As far as damage to the forcing cone NO! (This phenomina
appeared when Jee Juras(?) got law enforcement shooting Super Vel ammo esp the 110 gr.
bullets.) I do see s...