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  • High Cihuahuan Desert, West Texas
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  • Posted in thread: Winchester .225 Ammo on 05-06-2016 at 04:13 PM
    Sorry, but the .225 Winchester does not interchange with any other cartridge.A web-search for
    "225 Winchester ammo" without the quotes will show you where you may find ammunition online.

  • Posted in thread: Anyone have a 280 Remington? on 05-03-2016 at 07:37 PM
    With me, half of the battle is with the cartridge cases, all of the cartridge prep has to be
    just right when I am trying to squeeze the groups down a bit tighter. Bullet selection can make
    a dramatic ...

  • Posted in thread: Army going with new compact sniper rifle on 04-08-2016 at 12:45 PM
    $1.23M per weapon? :crazy:That's the great thing about spending other people's money.

  • Posted in thread: Best way to strip this stock on 03-30-2016 at 12:54 AM
    I would use gel type paint stripper, rubber gloves and steel wool. Follow directions on the
    can. Repeat as necessary.Be sure to let the stripper do most of the work, particularly around
    the checkering...

  • Posted in thread: A 1917............ on 03-27-2016 at 08:34 PM
    I've had a few of those. The 17 Enfield is an outstanding deer gun. If it's full military dress
    and unaltered, resist the temptation to alter it. As it sits, it will do a great job. Mine were
    deadly o...

  • Posted in thread: Savage m11 scout on 03-26-2016 at 09:29 AM
    The scout rifle concept can be a fail - if you indulge in comparing apples to oranges,
    comparing it to semi-autos, sniper rifles, deer guns, etc. etc..For it's intended purpose, the
    scout concept is a...

  • Posted in thread: .243 Rifle?? on 02-05-2016 at 01:58 PM
    243 is always relevant....:eek::DIt is an interesting cartridge, one of the few that is truly

  • Posted in thread: Lead Sled for fine sighting? on 01-30-2016 at 02:25 PM
    Good tip. For load development/ammo comparing, what's your setup?I use a couple of cheap
    Caldwell bags. I think they were twenty bucks, something like that.Click the image to see it
    larger: have foun...

  • Posted in thread: Lead Sled for fine sighting? on 01-29-2016 at 03:39 PM
    For sighting in a heavy-recoiling rifle, I slip a sandbag in-between it and my shoulder.Once it
    is sighted in and it's time to practice, I do not use the sandbag at my shoulder again.Sandbag:
    Empty sh...

  • Posted in thread: .243 Rifle?? on 01-28-2016 at 01:02 PM
    Salvo, you're posting to a post that is over 4 years old. You might want to look at the posting
    dates before you jump in on a thread.That happens here quite a bit - and I note that you are
    posting her...

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