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  1. drill/tap for scope mounts on a 1917 .30-06

    Gunsmithing
    This post is about my project to get a scope mounted onto a rifle that I don't really shoot very much at all in hopes that I will breathe some new life into it and enjoy myself along the way. This rifle was handed down to me from my Great Grandfather and while it has some sentimental value it is...
  2. Improved x57mm cases - what operating pressures were used to obtain the claimed vel's

    Wildcat Cartridges
    Hi this is my first time so please be gentle :o I've been reading up on the various AI, ICL etc improved cases based on the x57mm mauser / .257 Roberts family. The claims made in Ackley, are that these cases, at least up to .270 and .280 calibres, are giving equal performance to the .30-03...
  3. Winchester M70 Super Grade

    Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    So I've basically decided that I'm going to purchase the Winchester model 70 Super Grade. I'm going with new, (not BRAND new, but 2015 or 2016 barely used. The "new" was to clarify not the old winchesters.) because it has a nice free floated barrel, a great trigger, awesome wood, and it's not...
  4. 1997 Winchester Mod 70 Classic Sporter BOSS in .30-06

    Gunsmithing
    Hi! I bought this rifle new, and love the heck out of it, but the BOSS took a lot of getting used to, and it's still a PIA work doubler when I want to work up a new load. So I finally decided to take it off and try something else. The problem is, I have no idea what the thread size and pitch...
  5. First Deer Rifle.

    Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    Hey everybody, I am new to this forum and am looking into getting my own first deer rifle. I have shot many calibers, and when hunting before I have had to free load and borrow either a .243 rifle or a .444 marlin from a friend. I have narrowed my search down to a few calibers during my search...
  6. Stevens .30-06

    Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    Just got done shooting my new Stevens model 110e series k! Awesome gun, got a little more kick than most .30-06s. Really light trigger pull. Is in pretty good condition, any have an idea what its worth?
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