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Last Activity:02-08-2010 6:44 AM
Posted in thread: MAS 1936 modified on 02-08-2010 at 05:17 PM
while on the topic of MAS's. I found a one of these today at my local shop: It's been reworked
into a .308. The shop owner told me that the receiver is in no way shape or form, designed to
take the pr...
Posted in thread: Reloading for the .45-70 on 02-07-2010 at 08:12 PM
I have never seen carbide .45-70 dies ? Who makes them . Try starting out with 13.5 - 13.6
grains of Unique behind a 300 - 400 grain cast bullet . No , normally you do not need gas
checks . Be sure yo...
Posted in thread: Are Hard Cast Bullets Best on 02-07-2010 at 07:51 PM
Just as important or more important , is bullet fit . Often commercial bullets are small than
optimum . Also , many molds drop bullets smaller than what works best . Try for ~ .002" over
Posted in thread: 223 case mouth rolls when seating projectile on 02-07-2010 at 01:12 PM
I am experimenting with cast GC bullets in .223 . I got spoiled loading FMJBT bullets , had to
go back to doing a lot more case prep for the cast bullets . Including champhering (sp) the
mouth of the ...
Posted in thread: 30-06 loads on 02-07-2010 at 12:56 PM
i am going to casper wyoming antelope hunting would like to have some good loads for my model
70 30-06 hope m y aim is better than my spelling jamo I load 168 grain red tips for .30-06 &
7.62 NATO . ~...