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    I use the standard Giraud spring loaded inserts....

    I use the standard Giraud spring loaded inserts. I am not trying to fit some chamber, just reducing the length to a consistent number.

    I did not get one for 6PPC, I use my Wilson Trimmer for that....
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    I don't know, but I suspect that they do.

    I don't know, but I suspect that they do.
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    Many companies make a profit center out of their...

    Many companies make a profit center out of their shipping department, adding fees.
    UPS fees are dependent on weight and volume of the package. They offer discounts to companies that use their...
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    Google "ball detent torque limiter" you can buy...

    Google "ball detent torque limiter" you can buy them in all ratings from your local bearing/power transmission distributor.
  5. Leblond lathe, Fadal cnc mill available

    If any of you machinists needs some more equipment, my son is selling some of his machinery.
    It is in St. Charles MO, a suburb of St. Louis, MO.
    ...
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    I had cataract surgery about 5 years ago. I chose...

    I had cataract surgery about 5 years ago. I chose to have both eyes corrected for distance vision. I wear trifocal glasses with the upper portion having no correction (plain glass), the lowest...
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    Here is a link to the You Tube video....

    Here is a link to the You Tube video.
    https://youtu.be/grUdsTTRGl4
  8. I have no experience with brittle old brass, but...

    I have no experience with brittle old brass, but can relate a case of brass cracking.

    Our company was making brass air compressor relief valves ( allowed head pressure to bleed off when compressor...
  9. That 4" barrel will really be loud with a heavy...

    That 4" barrel will really be loud with a heavy load of 2400, and it will be a handful.

    For my Model 29, I generally load 16 gr of 2400 with a 240 gr lead bullet. Very, very accurate, and recoil...
  10. Al, thank you. As an engineer, I enjoy...

    Al, thank you.

    As an engineer, I enjoy building things. When I retired, I knew I wanted to build a car, but as I have a Corvette, I didn't want another big V8, so after looking at lots of...
  11. Mort; I would love to take credit for the...

    Mort;
    I would love to take credit for the headers, but asI said it was a kit Car, and the headers came with the kit.

    I am proud of the wiring job and the overall fit and finish. The last pic is...
  12. So here is a kit car which I built, again small...

    So here is a kit car which I built, again small engine, it has a Honda S2000 engine and 6 speed gearbox. The engine produces 240 hp , runs 9000 rpm, and the car weighs 1400 pounds. It is a replica of...
  13. Here is another small engine car. My son's dune...

    Here is another small engine car. My son's dune buggy. We assembled it when he was a freshman in high school. He wanted a dune buggy, so I agreed to fund 1/2 the cost, and build it with him with two...
  14. Lots of big block and drag pics in this thread. I...

    Lots of big block and drag pics in this thread. I had some smaller engine cars in the past. Here is my 1959 Berkeley, with an Excelscior 500 cc 3 cylinder, 3 dellarto carb, 2 cycle engine. Chain...
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    oldbob: I was older than you when I bought my...

    oldbob:

    I was older than you when I bought my first benchrest rifle. It is a lot of fun shooting those small groups. I bought a used 6 PPC rifle with a scope on it already.

    I went in "whole...
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    Scott, thanks for posting the passing of Ron...

    Scott, thanks for posting the passing of Ron Hoehn. I also heard yesterday that he had passed away. He had been ill for quite some time.

    Ron had built rifles for me, and he got me started in...
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    You are not alone, I have done this on my...

    You are not alone, I have done this on my Chargemaster.:mad:
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    Just a suggestion, use a polishing media without...

    Just a suggestion, use a polishing media without ammonia, Windex has ammonia. Ammonia causes intergranular corrosion in brass, leading to cracking.
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    I agree. I added a small circular bubble level to...

    I agree. I added a small circular bubble level to the top of the case, next to the pan, and it cycles much better when level. These are available on Amazon, similar to this one:...
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    As Pat Miles said, the unit works much better...

    As Pat Miles said, the unit works much better when the muzzle is next to, or just in front of the side of the Labradar. Since the muzzle always sticks off the end of the bench, I mounted mine on a...
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    I have Adam's Autotrickler and Autothrower as...

    I have Adam's Autotrickler and Autothrower as well, so I can add those to the "most toys list" :D
  22. Thread: Shotmarker

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    I have one and it is very useful. I particularly...

    I have one and it is very useful. I particularly like it for the longer ranges where you cannot see your hits. I like having the data and screen shots stored in the tablet I use to view it, so I can...
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    Why not try to set the sizing by chambering a...

    Why not try to set the sizing by chambering a sized case with firing pin and extractor removed from the bolt. When the bolt handle just drops freely, you have all the sizing you need.


    Only If...
  24. As a fairly old and experienced shooter, who is...

    As a fairly old and experienced shooter, who is fairly new to benchrest, I can only say "IT'S A LOT HARDER THAN IT LOOKS!"


    Yes the rifle is quite capable, but the shooter must choose the right...
  25. Actually, after hitting MORE, you get 3 choices,...

    Actually, after hitting MORE, you get 3 choices, EDIT, DUPLICATE, DUPLICATE TO FIREARM.
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