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Posted in thread: TC 50 cal. Hawkin Rifle Info Needed on 01-22-2016 at 10:02 AM
I m ON A SMALL TABLET and tried four or five times to type the proper description for this
powder but the spell check just would not permit it so I finally tried that hoping the guys
would under stand...
Posted in thread: TC 50 cal. Hawkin Rifle Info Needed on 01-22-2016 at 12:37 AM
I have a 50 TC Hawken. It is an old one. Really old I think. I use a patched round ball with 80
grains of ffg pyrodex. It shoots pretty nice groups with that load.Rick, try that charge with
Pyrodex P ...
Posted in thread: FFFG .50 cal. inline charge on 01-20-2016 at 04:39 PM
The only change from the manual that comes with a new muzzle loader is I use FFFG instead of
Posted in thread: TC 50 cal. Hawkin Rifle Info Needed on 01-20-2016 at 03:41 PM
Depends on the caliber and twist of your barrel. The rifles made for Maxi-Ball and the more
modern bullets require the fast twist. These guns tend to function better with the "Subs" such
as Triple 7 o...
Posted in thread: some remington 870 questions on 10-27-2015 at 11:03 AM
Dobbie it sounds like you live where my dad grew up. He was born in Wise County VA and ran the
hills of VA, WV, and KY. He worked in the mine until he was in his 20s. I assumed a sighted
slug barrel w...
Posted in thread: Pistol bullets in a rifle on 10-26-2015 at 10:23 AM
I must disagree with you on this one. Barrel twist has no affect on seating bullets only the
diameter of the bullet has an affect. I have never heard of gas cutting in a muzzle loader (not
to say it c...
Posted in thread: Let's see your S&Ws on 03-07-2015 at 01:28 PM
[quote=sarg1c;1622728]Found a set of grips for my I frame HE so I can lay the pearl grips up to
keep them from getting broken. Wife liked them also. She took it as her's anyway. They came
from an J fr...
Posted in thread: Ruger 10/22 advice on 03-06-2015 at 01:32 PM
Never saw a rifle barrel off without the means to square it up and recrown...
Posted in thread: Projectile Question on 02-21-2015 at 01:51 PM
LSWC Are longer than a full WC as someone posted. And a Lee dipper works great but if using a
Max charge, do as some posted, weigh some just to check. If using a Lee dipper that came with
your die set...
Posted in thread: Ruger 10/22 advice on 02-20-2015 at 01:59 PM
You will see more examples of 10/22 customization, from mild to wild, on the pages of
rimfirecentral than anywhere else on earth. Look at the Ultimate section.That said, this is
your project, and you ...