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Posted in thread: 7x57 Ackley Imp loads on 06-29-2016 at 10:57 PM
While I own a few 7x57 rifles that I enjoy shooting at range, none are an A.I 7x57. Some of my
7x57 are built on a modern commercial action and some are on small ring mauser actions. Its my
Posted in thread: Best Garage Sale Find? on 06-06-2016 at 03:34 PM
At range I'm a member, a fellow shooter who knew I had a number of various military rifles,
both still original condition and sporterized, asked me if I'd be interested in coming by his
home to see if...
Posted in thread: Metallurgy on 04-07-2016 at 09:45 PM
FWIW, two comments. First, early Mausers, perhaps their 1891 or 93s, had a heat treatment
problem. Mauser discovered it early and condemned the rifles....never sold. Somewhere, when
reading a post abo...
Posted in thread: Danish, not Doughnuts on 03-13-2016 at 01:29 AM
Last year, wife and I spent several days in Copenhagen Denmark seeing the sights. One of places
visited was the Tivoli Gardens amusement park and when walking around in it we stopped to look
at a two ...
Posted in thread: Weaver Super Slam 3-15x50 Review on 03-12-2016 at 05:53 PM
Chuckle, 2 years or so ago, a brand of scope called Nitrex was discontinued by its parent
company and Natchez Shooter Supply handled the sell of the Nitrex inventory. The Nitrex TR2
models were Weaver...
Posted in thread: Weaver Super Slam 3-15x50 Review on 03-10-2016 at 12:37 AM
Guess I've owned several super slams for 3-4 years now, the 3-15 and a couple of the 5-20s.
They do have some nice optics, quite clear and bright and I've always trusted their
Posted in thread: RWS primers on 02-09-2016 at 11:49 AM
Recently, one of my range buddies purchased several thousand RWS primers. Don't recall if large
rifle or small rifle and don't know where he found them.
Posted in thread: Pawn Shop Prices on 01-22-2016 at 09:23 PM
Never know what you'll find in a pawnshop, why I check the ones closest to me. For example,
found a 6mm Remington BSA made rifle from the later 60's made for the old Herter's company to
sell in U.S. D...
Posted in thread: Story about a car engine I rebuilt. on 01-16-2016 at 09:09 PM
When I was mechanicing years ago a bloke came in to the workshop with what he described as a
dead battery in his Ford Falcon panel van with a 302 V8 in it.So I grabbed my car and a set of
Posted in thread: Story about a car engine I rebuilt. on 01-16-2016 at 07:14 PM
Back in the 70s, I was a buyer for a large auto parts distributor with a very large chain of
auto parts stores to supply. Most of the items you'd find on display in one of our stores in
front of the s...