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Posted in thread: Shot my best group today on 09-20-2014 at 07:22 AM
Very nice group. It's always great when you shoot your personal best. Whatever it may
Posted in thread: Ruger 44 ! on 08-29-2014 at 06:19 PM
I too like my .44s for hunting. The Ruger is carried in a western rig stoked with 240gr hard
cast SWCs over 20.0gr of 2400 and used when I'm woods hunting where the shots rarely exceed 50
yards. The S...
Posted in thread: Wildcat Cartridges. on 08-24-2014 at 05:33 PM
My favorite go to bolt rifle for hunting is my 30-06AI built on a Mauser action. It was the
first rifle that I built for myself back in the early 70s for deer and elk. Still going strong
Posted in thread: Wildcat Cartridges. on 08-24-2014 at 05:20 PM
Wildcats? well, we HAD a bunch of .50 BMG brass, but all we had was some .22 and .17 caliber
bullets, SO...........143858:p:D:);):rolleyes:Talk about "Over-Bore". Has to be the most
Posted in thread: Straightening rifle barrel. on 08-18-2014 at 02:10 AM
Slight bends are one thing and can be corrected. That is not a slight bend and in my opinion as
a gunsmith (over 45 years), it is not safe. Find a replacement barrel, they are out
Posted in thread: do you train in bad light sometimes? on 07-11-2014 at 12:05 AM
I always read and hear about the so called arm chair experts stating that you need better
sights, IE: night sights, etc. For home defense this is "NOT" the case. You know your home
better than anyone ...
Posted in thread: New Frontier on the way! on 07-02-2014 at 11:43 PM
Nice find Bob, looks to be in great shape.Jim.........
Posted in thread: Marlin 60 cleaning on 07-01-2014 at 10:32 PM
Mineral spirits in my parts cleaning tank and compressed air work just fine for cleaning. As
for lube, a light mix of Mobile-1 and Marvel Mystery Oil works great with all excess blown away
Posted in thread: single action revolver question on 07-01-2014 at 07:25 PM
Cylinder bolt timing is not correct. More likely due to wear. Easily correctable by a competent
Posted in thread: Bought a welder, let the projects begin on 07-01-2014 at 07:06 PM
DYI-guy, once you get started with your welder, your projects will be never ending.Jim.......