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by bearcatrp
Mon Dec 30, 2019 8:38 pm
Forum: General Gun Talk
Topic: 300 Wilson Ham’r
Replies: 61
Views: 15140

Re: 300 Wilson Ham’r

Since Montana is closer than Texas for me, more than happy to help shoot those pesky pigs if needed. Won’t be long before other northern states start getting them.
by bearcatrp
Mon Dec 30, 2019 11:13 am
Forum: Handloading
Topic: Bolt vs AR reloading
Replies: 8
Views: 703

Re: Bolt vs AR reloading

I use Hornady new brass. Brass is trimmed to specs from Hornady reloading handbook (latest). I load up the 110 V Max to 2.110. Max coal is 2.204 for the V Max.
by bearcatrp
Sun Dec 29, 2019 4:39 pm
Forum: Handloading
Topic: Bolt vs AR reloading
Replies: 8
Views: 703

Re: Bolt vs AR reloading

20 gr is what I settled for. Think it was 20.6 is where issues started but not by my notes to verify. My groups were best with 20 gr. My 10 inch barrel really shines with load to. Figured with longer barrel a tad bit slower powder might work better but don’t know. Already have new brass so will do t...
by bearcatrp
Sun Dec 29, 2019 1:09 pm
Forum: Handloading
Topic: Bolt vs AR reloading
Replies: 8
Views: 703

Bolt vs AR reloading

Ordered the Howa Mini Action. Has a 16 inch 1:7 barrel. Also have a AR with a 16 inch 1:8 barrel. You folks with both, have you been able to push it a bit more with the bolt action? I use 20 gr of H110 with Hornady V-Max 110 for the AR. Anything higher showed case marks or popped primers. Debating o...
by bearcatrp
Thu Dec 26, 2019 11:50 am
Forum: Bolt Actions
Topic: Howa Mini-action in 300BLK best of Shot Show
Replies: 12
Views: 6174

Re: Howa Mini-action in 300BLK best of Shot Show

Looked at the RAR, Howa, and Ruger AR 300 BLK pistol. Bought the pistol. I like the Howa but not the magazine. Awe crap. Howa has magazine issues? or just expensive? Saw some posts on AR15.com that folks changed out bottom metal piece to use different mags. Don't want to go through another nightmar...
by bearcatrp
Mon Dec 23, 2019 12:19 pm
Forum: Bolt Actions
Topic: Howa Mini-action in 300BLK best of Shot Show
Replies: 12
Views: 6174

Re: Howa Mini-action in 300BLK best of Shot Show

Those who have this rifle and shoot it, any likes or dislikes? Looking at Brownells to start a build with one. Haven't looked at a chassis yet but that's down the road. Will put a 1-8 scope on it. Appreciate any comments.
by bearcatrp
Thu Dec 19, 2019 9:47 pm
Forum: Handloading
Topic: Barnes 110 Tac TX bullets
Replies: 12
Views: 1190

Re: Barnes 110 Tac TX bullets

Got a reply from Barnes. Should see them on the shelves in 3 weeks.
by bearcatrp
Mon Dec 16, 2019 9:34 pm
Forum: Handloading
Topic: Barnes 110 Tac TX bullets
Replies: 12
Views: 1190

Re: Barnes 110 Tac TX bullets

Planetharris wrote:
Mon Dec 16, 2019 9:29 pm
I like the 120gr. So would say, don't shy from those if that's all they have.
May have to but will wait for a reply from Barnes to see what they have to say.
by bearcatrp
Mon Dec 16, 2019 9:32 pm
Forum: Handloading
Topic: Barnes 110 Tac TX bullets
Replies: 12
Views: 1190

Re: Barnes 110 Tac TX bullets

plant.one wrote:
Mon Dec 16, 2019 3:06 pm
https://www.midwayusa.com/product/1017413778?pid=895245

midway has them in stock as of this post
Unfortunately those are the 120 grain bullets. Am looking for the 110 grain bullets. Thanks though.