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    01-19-2022, 03:11 PM
    tonykharper replied to a thread Closing cam in Rimfire Benchrest
    Tim, I believe shooters can learn to overcome a great many things and still perform to some level. Shooting is somewhat of a mental thing, if...
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    01-19-2022, 03:00 PM
    tonykharper replied to a thread Closing cam in Rimfire Benchrest
    Jim, I have no doubt a pre-64 Model 70 will do this. But rarely will they do it as smooth as the one in the video. The thing was pointing out...
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    01-19-2022, 02:25 PM
    tonykharper replied to a thread Closing cam in Rimfire Benchrest
    Tim, You are correct, centerfire actions do this. Well, those that aren't bound up. The thing I was pointing out was how smooth the bolt falls...
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    01-19-2022, 10:31 AM
    tonykharper replied to a thread Closing cam in Rimfire Benchrest
    Eidolon, In my experience anything that makes a rifle easier, and more consistent/reliable to operate helps! The shooting process has enough...
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    01-19-2022, 10:19 AM
    tonykharper replied to a thread Closing cam in Rimfire Benchrest
    Please take a look at the video and watch how easy it is for Jeff to close his bolt. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2KaBHavEtqc TKH (4628)
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    01-17-2022, 11:02 AM
    Pedro, Thank you for sharing your insight into the testing centers. We rarely get any info about testing in Europe. Only a very few lots of...
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    01-16-2022, 12:13 PM
    Here are some measurements that you may be able to use when chambering your next rimfire barrel. This data was gathered by Bob Okorn. Bob used a...
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    01-16-2022, 11:35 AM
    Great advice! Jerry, good to see you post here. TKH (4628)
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    01-14-2022, 02:18 PM
    Placement is everything. The crown should be at the roundest, tightest place in the barrel. That is very easy to say, and very difficult to do. ...
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    01-14-2022, 10:51 AM
    OK everyone, you knew I wouldn't be able to stay in the corner long. Kev, thanks for posting your approach to barrel crowns. I see you have put...
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    01-13-2022, 05:51 PM
    One of the reasons I started this thread was to show off Mark Penrod's workmanship on a pic of a crown he sent me. Somehow in my feeble mind I...
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    01-06-2022, 07:59 PM
    Dennis, Which chamfer are you referring to? If it is the one in the barrel bore, I would suggest you always break that edge. A sharp edge can be...
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    01-06-2022, 07:54 PM
    Tim, You are right, I haven't seen the tool made by Ross Sherman but I do have one made by Pacific Tool and Gauge. My tool uses the same pilots...
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    01-06-2022, 04:21 PM
    I agree with GsT. I've seen some really nice crowns done with hand tools. I've always been against the type that have a pilot that goes up inside the...
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    01-03-2022, 07:58 PM
    tonykharper replied to a thread Pin strike in Rimfire Benchrest
    It would be very difficult to get accurate readings. I find I need everything held in place so the only thing that moves is the indicator. TKH...
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    01-03-2022, 11:09 AM
    tonykharper replied to a thread Pin strike in Rimfire Benchrest
    oldman, Did you get a satisfying answer? TKH (4628)
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    12-29-2021, 04:26 PM
    tonykharper replied to a thread Pin strike in Rimfire Benchrest
    This is a way to measure pin strike depth. There are many others, but this is the way I do it when I have fired cases to work with. I have ground...
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    12-24-2021, 10:15 AM
    Jerry, There is a lot of truth in what you said. You are right where does one go to get a good quality stock to build a 10.5 lb. rifle? Bill...
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    12-22-2021, 02:58 PM
    The 15X55mm scope is 27.9 oz. https://www.nightforceoptics.com/riflescopes/competition/competition-15-55x52 TKH (4628)
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    12-21-2021, 03:28 PM
    kev, I'm sorry to say you are exactly the person I thought you were. If you had given what you put in your para. 6 above, in your first post,...
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    12-21-2021, 12:50 PM
    kev, Thank you for responding. From the tone of your response it seems you have a bur under your saddle. I don't think I've ever...
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