J T Patriot
Last Activity:07-19-2011 1:48 AM
Posted in thread: 45acp JHP Def Ammo- whatcha got? on 08-22-2010 at 04:22 AM
I carry what Ive been loading and shooting lately. It might be Golden Saber, hard cast lead,
Ranier Ballistic HP, etc. All 230 gr. I dont hold with the notion that you need to carry
factory ammo inste...
Posted in thread: .45 auto different rim thickness? on 08-01-2010 at 05:56 AM
Yeah, some are thicker than others but almost all will fit.
Posted in thread: Tumbling Time on 08-01-2010 at 05:53 AM
You can tumble the brass for as long as you want, but the longer you tumble it the more the
case mouths get beat up. Chamfer and debur after you clean the brass to remove the rounded
Posted in thread: .357 Magnum For Hog Medicine? on 07-16-2010 at 05:00 AM
Hogs are tough but a stout load in .357 mag with 158gr hard cast or better is a deadly potion.
Posted in thread: So what's wrong with an American Buck Knife? on 07-16-2010 at 04:49 AM
I have several Bucks, all stamped USA. I've never had any trouble in the field maintaining the
edge on a Buck. Mine have never needed even a touch up after dressing and skinning even two
Posted in thread: What's your favorite knife brands? on 07-16-2010 at 04:32 AM
I like Case knives. My favorite is an old Explorer (Japan) 440c made of stainless and has ebony
Posted in thread: Schrade Knifes? on 07-16-2010 at 04:26 AM
You have inherited a quality knife. Hardly any collectors value but I think most will agree
that a family heirloom is priceless. I have an Old Timer trapper carried by my dad that cant be
bought at an...
Posted in thread: plated vs jacketed on 06-12-2010 at 04:40 AM
Rainier say to use data for lead .
Posted in thread: 30-06 vs .308 on 04-17-2010 at 05:49 AM
Was at the range the other day with my brother in law. He was trying out his new 300 Win. mag.
I had my 30-06. He fired a 180 gr rem core loct through the chrono. 2870 fps. I happened to ha
a box of 1...
Posted in thread: Ammo Storage on 04-15-2010 at 03:53 AM
Uh, JT, my CABINETS have 4 drawers. There are 5 cabinets. :pUh, we musta had a failure to
communicate. Shoulda realized one could not be enough.:D