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    sad to see

    It is just sad to see that for whatever reasons, one mans question as to the suitability or value of an action for whatever purpose turns into this.
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    Similar problem

    I constructed forms for the front and rear using 2x4's so to gain 3 1/2" in height. These were on top of the poured floor and to keep them secured I hammer drilled some holes in the original floor to...
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    May take a little practice

    If you are willing to practice just a bit, you should be able to come up with very accpetalbe finish with a cutting torch and a cutting quide. Torch set up is critical, there are some tricks to it,...
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    head stock alignment

    Would you please share the steps you went through to realign the headstock. Thanks, Red
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    not noted for hard hitting fireing pin

    Frank de Hass did an experiment with several different rifles to check the force of the firing pins. He inserted an aluminum rod down the bore and measured how far out the bore it was propelled just...
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    Thanks to all for the responses. Al and others; I...

    Thanks to all for the responses. Al and others; I began this to get experience with pre-boreing and to see how deep and to what dia. I could go to for a 30-06. I started out with a piece of 1 1/4"...
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    Pre bore problem

    I am having a problem with pre-boring for a 30-06 chamber, the reamer wants to oscillate the instant it starts to cut. I have the compound set to the same taper as the body of the reamer. I have gone...
  8. Jackie I am trying to understand your setup on...

    Jackie
    I am trying to understand your setup on truing up the bolt face. I see the indicator on the bolt body while you are in the steady rest and am wondering how you got centered up in the steady?...
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    Thanks to all

    Thanks for a lot of good ideas and the safety issues of shooting with your field of view restricted. I plan on trying some of these out and will report back later on how it works out. Thanks again,...
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    noise reduction

    Does anyone have any experience with a set up on a bench or shooting structure that would reduce the noise level from high power rifles? Not looking for a barrel mounted silencer, is there anything...
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    drill and tap the forearm hanger

    is a method that Mr. DeHass describes in his book "Mr. Single Shots Gunsmithing - Idea Book. I have experience with an unaltered #3 that was a 30-40 which would shoot 1/2-3/4 consistently with 4x...
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    another item that helps

    The foam or gel inserts that are available are a real help to your feet when standing or walking on concrete plus the added insulation if your in a cold climate.

    Red
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    Thanks to all for replies. I am sure experience...

    Thanks to all for replies. I am sure experience will be the best teacher on this.
    There are a lot of variables that come into play here, not the least of which is the depth that you are wanting to...
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    chip contol when pre-boring

    I do not have any experience with boring small diameter holes such as would be common to pre boring for a chamber reamer. On the larger diameters that I am familiar with, chip control is an issue...
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    Excellent discussion and information, this is...

    Excellent discussion and information, this is what makes this Forum worth reading.
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