Last Activity:11-07-2012 10:34 AM
Posted in thread: All set up...now what? on 04-14-2012 at 11:56 AM
Thanks everyone. I do have two scales - one small digital & the Lee beam scale. My only
reloadable handgun caliber is 9mm. 45 is in the future. I also shoot .223/.30-30/.308 rifle so
will ultimately r...
Posted in thread: All set up...now what? on 04-12-2012 at 07:01 PM
I have my new Lee turret press all set up. I read the ABC's of Reloading as well as the Lee
book. Lyman 49 is on the way....Feeling overwhelmed by bullet & powder issues/option! Each
source with diffe...
Posted in thread: Importance of barrel twist? on 04-10-2012 at 08:03 PM
Thank you JTJ for the quick response!Have my new press set up...reading 2 different
manuals...thought I was getting ready to reload and hit that huge pile of powder/bullet data!
Posted in thread: Importance of barrel twist? on 04-10-2012 at 07:01 PM
I am new to reloading and am looking at a number of load data charts. Many cite test
information that is different than my firearms. For example, both 30-30 and 308 Winchester with
twists of 1:12 and ...
Posted in thread: 9mm CCW on 01-24-2012 at 10:21 PM
I like the Walther PPS. Less than an inch thick and available in 9mm & .40. Have the 9mm. Comes
with three magazines - 5/6/7 in single stack. The 5 shot is about an inch shorter than 7 shot.
Good for ...
Posted in thread: Left handed guns on 01-24-2012 at 10:13 PM
I'm a lefty who is right-eye dominant. Slowing training my left eye by wearing a flip-down
opaque cover over right eye. Clips to glasses. I have no problems with a Walther PPS 9mm. Great
for CCW too -...
Posted in thread: .308 recommendations for Ruger No. 1 on 01-06-2012 at 01:29 PM
Just got a Ruger No. 1 in .308. Any suggestions for target/range ammo?I saw earlier post about
the Herter Ammo in .308. Its $10 for a box of 20 at Cabelas. Is it decent stuff? Remanufactured
Posted in thread: Browning 78 serial number - doesn't line up with website on 12-24-2011 at 04:22 PM
Can anyone help me? Browning Model B78 Serial Number 1303W37Doesnt line up with serial numbers
explained on Browning.comTrying to determine age.
Posted in thread: Single shot rifle on 12-12-2011 at 10:30 PM
I don't hunt large game at this time. Just birds with shotgun. Perhaps next year - but its been
years since deer hunting. Thinking more for of a range gun for distance shooting. And, to be
honest, I d...
Posted in thread: Single shot rifle on 12-12-2011 at 06:47 PM
Good question ACRhino...partly the way I like to range-shoot. Taking my time. Clear head,
exhale, fire, repeat...I have a couple of nice bolt action rifles (.22 & .223). Semi-auto is
not for me. Looke...