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Posted in thread: Preferred deer cartridge on 05-11-2009 at 08:15 PM
Right now I do not have "preferred" cartridge. I shoot a 280/7mm express in a remington model
700 bdl. But the kick is kinda excessive for what I hunt, which is whitetail deer.I also have a
Posted in thread: Leaving a gun in leather holster on 10-13-2008 at 03:34 PM
As my grandfathers alzheimers was getting worse, my grand mother decided to put both of them
into an assisted living center. While my grand fathers mind was still good, he divided up his
Posted in thread: is .270 too much? on 10-13-2008 at 03:01 PM
The 270 is excellent for deer size game. It was about 5:20pm, I eased over the top of a small
hill and this guy had his head down eating. A single round through the neck dropped him in his
tracks, he ...
Posted in thread: Bar-b-q for my grandsons 1st birthday party on 10-13-2008 at 02:57 PM
Great pics of the Bar-B-Q, kev, but where are the pics of the birthday boy?After all, it was
his party!And where's his cake?I did not get a close up of the cake, here are a couple more.
the birthday ...
Posted in thread: Bar-b-q for my grandsons 1st birthday party on 10-12-2008 at 06:41 PM
Joe, my grandson turned 1 year old this past week. This weekend we had a cookout and had about
30 people over. The menu included, brisket, ribs, corn on the cob (its in foil), boudain, deer
Posted in thread: Hello from Texas - with pictures on 10-11-2008 at 03:10 PM
Howdy Kev,Mark here from Bedford TX. That pit will do nicely!Thank you.Hummm, Mark F. That is
my brothers name, even to the last initial. :) My grandson turns 1 yar old today. We are going
all out - b...
Posted in thread: Remington 700 shooting problem on 10-11-2008 at 05:23 AM
The only other kind of ammunition I have tried is Winchester. But that was before the
problems.I might bring the rifle to a gun smith and have him/her check the chamber for any
damage and bore sight t...
Posted in thread: Remington 700 shooting problem on 10-11-2008 at 02:10 AM
I checked the screws under that action, and they were maybe a 1/2 a turn loose. They were not
torqued down, nor where they real loose either. They were not loose enough that I could have
turned them b...
Posted in thread: Remington 700 shooting problem on 10-10-2008 at 04:19 PM
Okay, first you are taking some pretty extreme measures to start with. I understand the use of
multiple types of ammo, that is cheap and easy. The ammunition I am using is Remington
Core-Lokt PSP in e...
Posted in thread: Remington 700 shooting problem on 10-10-2008 at 03:24 PM
Perhaps someone here can give me some advice?I have a Remington Model 700 mountain rifle
chambered in 280 / 7mm express, the rifle is about 12 years old. Up until last year, the rifle
shot great. I wa...