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Posted in thread: 220 Swift Fans on 07-28-2014 at 03:16 PM
When Winchester redesigned the Model 70 in 1964, they dropped the Swift, which had a
semi-rimmed case, and replaced it with the .225 Winchester, which had a rimmed case. In 1965,
Remington released th...
Posted in thread: 220 Swift Fans on 07-14-2014 at 07:38 PM
I am contemplating writing a book about the .220 Swift. This cartridge has always been one of
my favorites and just because it has been around since the late 30's, doesn't, in my opinion,
Posted in thread: No Brass on 04-24-2014 at 04:01 PM
That's precisely what I'm looking for - new .220 Swift brass!Oldtymer
Posted in thread: No Brass on 04-23-2014 at 11:28 PM
I received my latest Cabela's (Spring) Shooting catalog in the mail today and they don't list
any unprimed brass in their catalog. Unbelievable! :confused:Oldtymer
Posted in thread: Bought a new Powder Dispenser on 02-22-2014 at 05:38 PM
I've been using the RCBS Chargemaster for over 8 yrs now and have never had a problem with it.
When I first started using it, I would check the first powder charge it dispensed against my
scale each t...
Posted in thread: Reloading on 11-15-2013 at 06:01 PM
I have recently written a book about reloading titled "Cartridge Reloading in the Twenty-First
Century" - Published by Skyhorse Publishing, Inc. This is the same company that publishes the
Posted in thread: Reloading Die Shortage on 10-02-2013 at 08:53 PM
[Try Ebay. I bought most of my dies from sellers there and the dies were all new stock.]I
ordered from Cabela's because my son gave me a gift certificate. I can afford to wait. I
already have a Hornad...
Posted in thread: Reloading Die Shortage on 10-02-2013 at 05:30 PM
Since it is now October and I still haven't received my RCBS 45 Colt Carbide Die Set that I
ordered in July, I thought I would check Cabela's and some of my other favorite online
reloading supply sour...
Posted in thread: 308 bolt action starter rifle on 09-20-2013 at 05:33 PM
I recently puchased a Ruger American in .308 Winchester. From the brief range session (sighting
in and shooting a few 3-shot groups), I believe this will be a M.O.A. rifle. Also, it has a
Posted in thread: Reloading Die Shortage on 09-11-2013 at 04:18 PM
I emailed Cabela's on 9/7 to check on the status of my order for an RCBS .45 Colt carbide die
set and received this reply:We appreciate your patience!According to our inventory records, the