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Posted in thread: What Bullet?? on 07-16-2012 at 06:20 AM
Josh, are you talking about handguns or rifles when you say factory loads tend to be more
fouling than factory FMJs? I can understand it if you are talking about handgun loads. The lead
is usually a v...
Posted in thread: What Bullet?? on 07-16-2012 at 06:11 AM
Sorry for the Boat-tail comment, but every "match" grade bullet ive seen does have a boat-tail
and in the product description it usually says something to the effect that the boat-tail
reduces drag an...
Posted in thread: What Bullet?? on 07-16-2012 at 06:00 AM
I dont shoot lead because it fouls up the rifling to fastI don't shoot jacketed anymore for the
very same reason. I am not going for top velocities out of either the rifles or the handguns. I
Posted in thread: Bullet type matter as long as same weight? on 07-14-2012 at 06:55 PM
If your calibers are capable of velocities greater than 1000 fps and you are limiting your cast
loads to 1000, you are missing out on a whole lot of great shooting. The calibers you listed
above are a...
Posted in thread: suggestion on where to move? on 07-09-2012 at 04:55 AM
I would bet that a 14 yr old OC'ing pretty much anywhere would at the very least draw some very
close scrutiny from the local LEO. I don't know if it would be legal or not in UT for a 14 yr
old to OC ...
Posted in thread: Looking for bullet casting lead. on 07-03-2012 at 05:37 AM
The problem is not with crimp dies it is with users. Any crimp die can be set too tight. Most
handloaders do not know the cast diameter needed for the chambers and throats of the guns they
Posted in thread: Looking for bullet casting lead. on 07-01-2012 at 05:32 PM
Durangokid, the problem with using the FCD on cast loads is if it is not adjusted just right it
will swage the boolit down to where it is the bore diameter, not the groove diameter. This WILL
Posted in thread: Looking for bullet casting lead. on 07-01-2012 at 06:18 AM
Rotometals.com is a good place to get known alloy from. Also, there are other forums that deal
extensively with casting metals. Not sure if I can post a link here to another forum, but I'd
be happy to...
Posted in thread: M&P Picture Thread on 06-12-2012 at 04:31 AM
Here's a pic I stole from the web. Wish I knew who I stole it from. Love the pic though.
Posted in thread: pretty cool on 06-12-2012 at 04:27 AM
Awesome the M&Ps have their own forum now. I have enjoyed my M&P40 fs since the day I bought
it. Southpaw friendly and better natural point than the XDm or Glock. Only adjustment needed
from the facto...