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  1. Ex-Military Rifles & Cartridges
    Found this casing by an old cannon near the Cape Town Navy base in South Africa. Does anyone know the age or anything about it?
  2. Handloading Equipment
    David - Welcome to the board. You can't advertise items for sale on the board until you have been a member for at least 10 days and/or have posted a minimum of 25 meaningful posts. Please read the posting rules in the Trading Post forum. kdub - Moderator
  3. Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    I just recently purchased a Browning X Bolt Varmint 223. IT has a 1-12 twist barrel. I was wanting to know if anyone could give me an advice or insight on best bullet for accuracy? I recently had decent luck with the Winchester balistic silvertip 55 grain but was wondering if I could get even...
  4. Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    Does anyone know of a 150 grain hunting bullet that will work for deer size game at speeds out of a 762x39 round? Either loaded or bullet only.
  5. Handloading Procedures/Practices
    When I press the precision (brand) bullet into the shell, I see a bulge on the side of the shell. It appears the bullet did not go in straight. I use the lee challenger press, lee dies and the lee chamfer tool. It does not seem to effect the shooting or anything but it drives me crazy trying to...
  6. Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    Figured for fun i would start a thread on what is your favorite .308 round, mine is the Federal powershock 150 grain loads, accurate and cost is not bad at around $20-$22 a box of 20.
  7. Bullet Casting
    Same comments as posted in your posting on the Gunsmithing forum. Also, we frown on double posting on the board.
  8. Ballistics - Internal and External
    I am looking for drawings, photos, sketches of the actual bullets used in the Krupp firings, the Gavre firings and the BRL firings. I would greatly appreciate any help. I do not have access to the publications of McCoy and Lowry so that's one place I haven't looked.
  9. Bullet Casting
    I've never done any reloading so I apologize if this is a stupid question but I recently read about a guy that melted the lead out of a fmj and filled the copper jacket with epoxy. He claimed that an epoxy 45acp left the muzzle at 2200fps. Iam curious if any reloaders here have ever tried such a...
  10. General Discussion
    Hi everyone, My husband and I target shoot together very frequently. His birthday is coming up and I'm wondering what to get him? I was thinking of some kind of quirky object related to shooting/reloading/ballistics but really open to any ones ideas? To give you an idea he absolutely loves...
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