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by harry
Mon Jun 24, 2019 12:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: .25-35 Tomcat is nearly finished
Replies: 50
Views: 3289

Re: .25-35 Tomcat is nearly finished

Wow. Found this thread while looking for .25-35 Tomcat data. I apologize for not responding sooner. Life got in the way -- you know, divorces, moves, surgery, getting old. I just measured the water capacity of a once-fired/fireformed WW .25-35 case and it was 45 grains on the nose, if anyone cares....
by harry
Mon Jun 24, 2019 8:10 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Whitney Kennedy screw dimensions
Replies: 3
Views: 105

Re: Whitney Kennedy screw dimensions

You probably need to find the class of thread, biggest mistake made by gun smiths and others.
https://www.natool.com/sites/default/fi ... 01-102.pdf

https://www.newmantools.com/taps/taptech.htm
by harry
Thu Jun 20, 2019 12:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Internet taxing?
Replies: 9
Views: 205

Re: Internet taxing?

Call Numrich and inquire about the tax, then you’ll know. Just found this: Any online retailer that has a physical presence or “nexus” in New York – brick-and-mortar property or in-state employees, usually – is already required to collect and remit New York state and local sales taxes. In 2008, New ...
by harry
Fri Jun 14, 2019 12:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Local gun shops. And greed. grrrrrrrr......
Replies: 48
Views: 1066

Re: Local gun shops. And greed. grrrrrrrr......

But then I don’t due transfers on ar lowers
by harry
Fri Jun 14, 2019 11:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Local gun shops. And greed. grrrrrrrr......
Replies: 48
Views: 1066

Re: Local gun shops. And greed. grrrrrrrr......

I’d find another shop, mine charges 9.00 per serial # .
by harry
Tue Jun 11, 2019 2:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: TKO HEAVY for CALIBER
Replies: 5
Views: 354

Re: TKO HEAVY for CALIBER

Looks like your ballistic coefficient is off, most of that style bullet have around .180 - .290
by harry
Mon May 27, 2019 10:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What is this...?
Replies: 9
Views: 356

Re: What is this...?

piller wrote:
Mon May 27, 2019 10:27 pm
What does it do?
https://www.marineinsight.com/marine-na ... -on-ships/
by harry
Tue May 14, 2019 9:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dremel tool?
Replies: 19
Views: 581

Re: Dremel tool?

I have a battery powered Dremel tool but my most used is a Dumore, I’ve had the Dumore for 35+ years and only used one set of brushes, you can grind or polish for hours and it won’t over heat. https://www.dumoretools.com/hand-grinders/series-10.
by harry
Tue May 14, 2019 5:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New BATF Regs on Inline Muzzleloaders
Replies: 11
Views: 355

Re: New BATF Regs on Inline Muzzleloaders

The dates mentioned in this download are in 1997...... A lot of shotgun primered muzzleloaders have been sold since then...... As an experiment, after I read this original post, I went to cabelas (website) and placed a t/c impact in the shopping cart but removed it before final ordering step. Did t...
by harry
Tue May 14, 2019 2:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New BATF Regs on Inline Muzzleloaders
Replies: 11
Views: 355

Re: New BATF Regs on Inline Muzzleloaders

Chuck 100 yd wrote:
Tue May 14, 2019 2:43 pm
That’s to prevent them from being converted to fully semiautomatic fire.
+1
by harry
Thu May 09, 2019 12:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Old cast iron
Replies: 11
Views: 428

Re: Old cast iron

That stuff on the outside came from the inside, cast is porous enough that oils and lard seep out and are charred on the outside. My sister has cast cookware that has been in our family since early 1800’s and came to the Indian territory on the trail of tears with our g,g,g,g grand parents.
by harry
Wed May 01, 2019 3:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Calm down....
Replies: 37
Views: 808

Re: Calm down....

Heck these guys didn’t care if you were gone or not, just wanted to know if your guns might be up for grab. :mrgreen:
by harry
Sun Apr 28, 2019 3:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Acquisitions
Replies: 18
Views: 692

Re: New Acquisitions

Keep me (us) updated on your work with the 6.5 Sherman. My self I need to get off my rear and form some 6mm Rem AI brass, 223 AI and 17 AI hornet, haven’t needed to for 3 or 4 years.
by harry
Fri Apr 26, 2019 12:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Powder Gods
Replies: 11
Views: 331

Re: The Powder Gods

6pt-sika wrote:
Thu Apr 25, 2019 6:28 pm
Wherever I got that it was based on the 270 WSM that was WRONG ! I talked with the guy that came up with it and he said it was based on the SAUM case .
Reading from the link you provided it looks like you can use either with a preference on the WSM because of head size.
by harry
Fri Apr 19, 2019 3:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Browning BAR sporting....???
Replies: 6
Views: 247

Re: Browning BAR sporting....???

Pisgah wrote:
Fri Apr 19, 2019 2:45 pm
Booger Bill wrote:
Fri Apr 19, 2019 9:54 am
Forgot to say it`s also 30-06. Does anyone make a hi cap magazine for it? It could be a ultimate battle rifle on D-Day!

Here's the one you need to look for...


https://fnamerica.com/products/disconti ... -standard/
It would be kind of hard to get a 30/06 in a 308 magazine
by harry
Thu Apr 18, 2019 5:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Old black powder.
Replies: 12
Views: 397

Re: Old black powder.

I have read, but cannot prove, that the black powder loads for WWII Battleships were used during the first Gulf War..... https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/16%22/50_caliber_Mark_7_gun The 16”/50 mark 7 guns of the Iowa class during WWII used : The D839 propellant (smokeless powder) grain used for full...
by harry
Sat Apr 06, 2019 2:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The trouble with IWB carry ...
Replies: 16
Views: 383

Re: The trouble with IWB carry ...

Cut out the suds, problem solved.
by harry
Tue Jan 22, 2019 12:23 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Exotic cull hunt in Hondo, TX March 11,12
Replies: 9
Views: 545

Re: Exotic cull hunt in Hondo, TX March 11,12

Sent you a pm
by harry
Mon Jan 21, 2019 9:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Exotic cull hunt in Hondo, TX March 11,12
Replies: 9
Views: 545

Re: Exotic cull hunt in Hondo, TX March 11,12

I would be interested.
by harry
Mon Jan 21, 2019 1:37 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lee Reloading Press Md: 90045?
Replies: 9
Views: 490

Re: Lee Reloading Press Md: 90045?

I have one of those, but I only use it to pull bullets so don’t know how well it would work for sizing.
by harry
Wed Dec 26, 2018 10:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Which of the AR-15 "big bores"
Replies: 43
Views: 1553

Re: Which of the AR-15 "big bores"

Hole list of interesting AR15 loadings
https://www.maddogweapons.com/358-yeti.html
by harry
Sat Dec 15, 2018 9:55 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What is there to like about a 450 Marlin?
Replies: 35
Views: 1252

Re: What is there to like about a 450 Marlin?

Nothing, it has a belt so it is lacking some where and needs support. :twisted:
by harry
Thu Dec 13, 2018 11:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 23 Redtailed Hawks Sighted Yesterday!
Replies: 14
Views: 560

Re: 23 Redtailed Hawks Sighted Yesterday!

No pictures but I’ve seen 15 or so bald eagles and more hawks than I care to count, on my way from NE Montana to Oklahoma to shoot some pigs and get a deer or two
by harry
Tue Dec 11, 2018 3:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I Yam Speechless
Replies: 21
Views: 901

Re: I Yam Speechless

If you should want a buckle made you could have a silver smith do a sand cast or lost wax cast for it. I did an internet search and there are several places that can do this.
by harry
Mon Dec 10, 2018 2:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Post Deleted
Replies: 4
Views: 382

Re: It Just Gets Harder & Harder

BlaineG wrote:
Mon Dec 10, 2018 1:15 pm
Evidently you've forgotten that this forum was designated a Family Appropriate Forum.
+1
by harry
Sat Dec 08, 2018 11:05 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Tippmann Arms - scoped !
Replies: 17
Views: 1054

Re: Tippmann Arms - scoped !

GunnyMack wrote:
Sat Dec 08, 2018 11:01 am
Is that a wad of orange chewing gum?
It’s a piece of pecan
by harry
Tue Dec 04, 2018 12:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What y'all payin' for gas?
Replies: 57
Views: 1804

Re: What y'all payin' for gas?

“One reason food prices so high.Burn your food to drive your a## around.”
Actually this is not the problem:
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa- ... SKBN17D0EO
by harry
Tue Nov 27, 2018 7:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Any advice or warnings as to reloading manuals?
Replies: 13
Views: 745

Re: Any advice or warnings as to reloading manuals?

Don’t take this wrong, but if you like regular performance then why buy new manuals ? The original load for the 6.5x55 has been killing moose since the 1890’s. :)
by harry
Wed Nov 21, 2018 6:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A CDC Public Service Announcement
Replies: 7
Views: 514

Re: A CDC Public Service Announcement

Happy Thanksgiving back at ya Blaine and your family.
by harry
Wed Nov 21, 2018 3:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Thanksgiving
Replies: 17
Views: 578

Re: Happy Thanksgiving

Back at ya Pitchy and to all you other levergunners also.
by harry
Sat Nov 17, 2018 2:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 45 ACP cases made from Federal 270 Win?
Replies: 18
Views: 808

Re: 45 ACP cases made from Federal 270 Win?

Or maybe he had one of these belt fed 45’s that cut and trimmed brass :shock:

http://www.saysuncle.com/images/printcover.jpg
by harry
Sat Nov 17, 2018 1:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 45 ACP cases made from Federal 270 Win?
Replies: 18
Views: 808

Re: 45 ACP cases made from Federal 270 Win?

Couple of rounds made from cut down 06 family, 44 auto mag, 45acp shot shells. RCBS made dies for loading 45acp shot shells.
by harry
Thu Nov 15, 2018 10:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I'm not sure what to call them, suppressor I suppose is close, but .......
Replies: 10
Views: 528

Re: I'm not sure what to call them, suppressor I suppose is close, but .......

“Using subsonic .22 a person standing 15' away won't hear much of anything.”
Maybe you should have them stand off to the side. 8)
by harry
Mon Nov 05, 2018 4:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: last chance
Replies: 14
Views: 937

Re: last chance

I voted on 19 Oct., but yes get out and vote.
by harry
Sat Nov 03, 2018 10:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Shooting Trap -- With a Scoped Shotgun.......
Replies: 19
Views: 878

Re: Shooting Trap -- With a Scoped Shotgun.......

I have about the same setup just different chambers, 22 mag over 410.
by harry
Sat Nov 03, 2018 11:23 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bi-annual forum drive
Replies: 29
Views: 1622

Re: Bi-annual forum drive

Done, thanks Paul for the work all you guys do to keep it up and running
by harry
Tue Oct 30, 2018 3:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New bike
Replies: 15
Views: 710

Re: New bike

Richardx wrote:
Tue Oct 30, 2018 2:51 pm
Interesting Harry, hope it works for you, could you post a link my knees could use the help too.
https://www.juicedbikes.com/products/ripcurrent-s
by harry
Tue Oct 30, 2018 2:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New bike
Replies: 15
Views: 710

New bike

52 volt/750 w motor, 26” fat tires (4” wide) hydraulic brakes. 25 mile range using just the motor or it can be programmed for different levels of assist. I had a knee replacement in April of 2017 that didn’t turn out so good, so this will be my hunting rig for bird and deer hunting to get me out and...
by harry
Sat Oct 27, 2018 9:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: More barn pictures
Replies: 19
Views: 913

Re: More barn pictures

You might tell them to leave that skidsteer for when all that snow slides off in front of the doors. :D
by harry
Wed Oct 17, 2018 11:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: ex wife
Replies: 12
Views: 898

Re: ex wife

You can try a no contact Restraining Order, it includes phoning.
by harry
Wed Oct 17, 2018 5:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A.G. Russell
Replies: 2
Views: 406

A.G. Russell

by harry
Sun Oct 07, 2018 7:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hello all. It's been a while
Replies: 9
Views: 570

Re: Hello all. It's been a while

Welcome back and best of luck locating a satisfactory place to hunt in New England. If you want to come to Texas for hogs, exotics, or white tail deer, I can recommend the Boars Nest and a booking agent (86er) that can place you on exotic ranches for all sorts of animals. He would need to know your...
by harry
Sat Sep 22, 2018 9:13 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Comparing long term reliability of bolts and a lever?
Replies: 9
Views: 623

Re: Comparing long term reliability of bolts and a lever?

I've owned and shot several bolt guns. Wore out the barrel on a sporterized springfield, re-barreled it to 25-06 and wore that out on prairie dogs. Had to re-zero every weather change. Got a 99 in 250/3000 and shot it many years. Never had to change zero unless I changed the load. BLRs never change...
by harry
Mon Sep 17, 2018 5:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Coming together.
Replies: 6
Views: 436

Re: Coming together.

Sixgun’s (bubba)idea is ok, but I would use a feeler gauge and just cut the needed size. Then when and if it gets moisture on it you can take it apart, clean and oil. When you go back together it should be in the same place.
by harry
Sun Sep 02, 2018 5:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: sell your coat and buy a sword
Replies: 3
Views: 505

Re: sell your coat and buy a sword

308magtip wrote:
Sun Sep 02, 2018 11:49 am
Several years ago I bought a paperback version of this book at a Gander Mountain store.Lost it/loaned it but is now gone.Anyone ever read it or know the writer?
This it: https://catalogue.nla.gov.au/Record/709936
by harry
Wed Aug 15, 2018 4:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What Happens, Performance-wise, Shooting Factory Ammo in an AI Gun?
Replies: 6
Views: 445

Re: What Happens, Performance-wise, Shooting Factory Ammo in an AI Gun?

On my 6mm Remington AI factory loads perform well in fire forming, I've shot prairie dogs and stuff with them but just on the chance that Murphy might show up I never shot at deer or elk while fire forming brass. The 280 AI is different in that there are several "dimensions" used, some on the 30-06 ...