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by Sig220
Wed Apr 01, 2020 11:52 pm
Forum: Handloading
Topic: FTF is primed brass from American Marksman
Replies: 8
Views: 141

Re: FTF is primed brass from American Marksman

What caliber? A member on another board bought .308 primed brass (LC) and upon trying it has 1 in 5 misfires and in his opinion its due to very hard primers. He was using a Remington bolt gun in the range session if I remember correctly. Got to remember the rounds were pulled down for a reason......
by Sig220
Sun Mar 29, 2020 7:40 pm
Forum: Handloading
Topic: Newb First Load: Suggestions
Replies: 6
Views: 178

Re: Newb First Load: Suggestions

Hopefully you have something to measure your OAL of the loaded cartridge???? Then go to Hodgdon's online database: http://www.hodgdonreloading.com/ There you will find the length (OAL) needs to be 2.235. If you shorten the OAL you increase pressures....don't want to do that do we? Suggested starting...
by Sig220
Sun Mar 29, 2020 9:24 am
Forum: Hunting Discussion
Topic: 11 day blackout hunting
Replies: 9
Views: 274

Re: 11 day blackout hunting

Sounded like a great adventure!

Thanks for the pictures and writeup, as it helps appreciate the conditions even more!

To say I am jealous is to put it lightly!
by Sig220
Thu Mar 26, 2020 3:03 pm
Forum: Non-Gun Subjects
Topic: dreams of nancy
Replies: 3
Views: 113

Re: dreams of nancy

cwlongshot wrote:
Thu Mar 26, 2020 2:50 pm
Very few people. Very few I use the “H” word on.

But This person makes that list...

CW
Hore is spelled with a w :roll: :lol: :P

Sorry couldn't pass that one up! :roll:
by Sig220
Tue Mar 24, 2020 10:54 pm
Forum: Classified Ads
Topic: Sold BARNES 110gr TAC-TX FB BLACK TIP, 50rd boxes
Replies: 8
Views: 2483

Re: FS BARNES 110gr TAC-TX FB BLACK TIP, 50rd boxes

Sorry, I should have updated this thread.

The last 4 boxes got sold not long after I posted.

Thanks!
by Sig220
Fri Mar 13, 2020 7:16 pm
Forum: Hunting Discussion
Topic: Finally a Hog!
Replies: 7
Views: 1897

Re: Finally a Hog!

Is that a Vortex Strikefire on the pistol? what length barrel?
Congrats! Should be good eating!
by Sig220
Tue Mar 10, 2020 10:09 pm
Forum: Main Discussion Area
Topic: New build won't eject.
Replies: 3
Views: 1683

Re: New build won't eject.

Lube it up.........and go shoot it.

Then report back how it did.
by Sig220
Sat Mar 07, 2020 10:30 pm
Forum: Handloading
Topic: Armscore 147gr fmj-bt
Replies: 1
Views: 1873

Re: Armscore 147gr fmj-bt

I think following book starting charges for a 150gn FMJ will work fine with the 147gn. As long as the projectile shape/length is comparable. You wouldn't want to load a tracer for instance with load data for a hot fmj because usually the tracer projectile is way longer then a normal FMJ and when you...
by Sig220
Sat Mar 07, 2020 10:23 pm
Forum: Handloading
Topic: No Hazmat Fee??
Replies: 17
Views: 5023

Re: No Hazmat Fee??

You could post your location and see if anyone else from that area is on the board and wants to join your powder order. I have been lucky and picked up powder from individuals but usually have to travel a ways to pick it up. I got 8 pounds of 1680 for $70 not long ago! There is a guy on TX Hunting F...
by Sig220
Sat Mar 07, 2020 10:16 pm
Forum: Handloading
Topic: N110 vs N120 Powder
Replies: 21
Views: 5729

Re: N110 vs N120 Powder

gomeybear is on my list. It is a good guy list. #1. He is a fellow Texas even though he may be staying in the most liberal area of Texas....West of Houston. :shock: :lol: #2. He is a good guy, he bought some 110gn Black Tips from me! :P #3. Then he posted his load information and results and got me ...