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Posted in thread: Great ranges in the state on 02-25-2014 at 05:19 PM
There's a very small range northwest of Granger in the river bottoms. It's pretty much a berm
on public land, but no ones looking over my shoulder.I've not been to that one yet. Any
Posted in thread: compensator on 02-25-2014 at 04:44 AM
You're overlooking Newton's law. An object at rest tends to stay at rest.Since the bullet (and
gasses) are in the barrel about .001 seconds or so, I would hate to think of the amount of
energy it woul...
Posted in thread: Browning BL-22 FLD Grade II Octagon on 02-28-2013 at 07:22 PM
I've had mine for about....35 years (had to stop and add it up). Standard grade, and I couldn't
be happier. It was a good rifle when I was a kid, and it still is. Be careful taking them apart
Posted in thread: spot rust help on 02-08-2013 at 07:11 PM
Is that rifle a Winchester? If so, trying to reblue is going to be a problem.Winchester found
they were using a metal alloy that would NOT blue. They wound up IRON plating the receivers,
then bluing t...
Posted in thread: spot rust help on 02-07-2013 at 05:22 PM
JKA, any more advice? It seems I missed your additional information.I had wondered how perma
blue would work with the existing finish, so I pulled the feed tube cap first to blue the edges
Posted in thread: porting a shotgun barrel on 02-06-2013 at 02:07 AM
How much would you gunsmiths charge to port a 22"inch vent rib 12gauge Winchester 1300 barrel
and also can a 12 gauge rifled barrel be ported without affecting the accuracyCan't tell you
Posted in thread: spot rust help on 02-01-2013 at 05:42 AM
Hunt....There are easy ways to do this with good success. Go to any sporting goods store and
pick up one of the gun bluing kits. They generally come with a cleanser and bluing compound in
two small bo...
Posted in thread: Great ranges in the state on 01-27-2013 at 04:28 PM
I think this would be a good thread for this section. Where can we find ranges in Iowa that
AREN'T part of big brothers plans? I grew up near, and shot for MANY years as a boy at Banner
just south of ...
Posted in thread: spot rust help on 01-25-2013 at 09:11 PM
I've got a rifle that, when I got it, left a little to be desired. It looked like it had been
carried alot, but the bluing was prety nice still. I refinished the wood, and now I've got a
rifle I'm pro...
Posted in thread: Iver Johnson "bolt" on 01-22-2013 at 10:37 PM
Remember, the Iver Johnson is a Uberti.Bob WrightWell, the pic of the hammer sure doesn't line
up. This is and always was a blade firing pin, not the nipple style.