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Forum: Gunsmithing Today, 12:04 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 470
Posted By Melnic
I will load up some dummy rounds and verify the...

I will load up some dummy rounds and verify the crimp
With that light trigger I don’t want to mess with live rounds

Here are the 3 mags I have
Wilson combat, kimber, 8 round mystery mag...
Forum: The Depot Yesterday, 10:04 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 581
Posted By Melnic
IMO, if they are getting regular shipments and...

IMO, if they are getting regular shipments and ammo is flying off the shelves, they need to raise prices. Otherwise you have the rationing we have now.
Forum: Reloading Yesterday, 08:21 PM
Replies: 2,124
Views: 236,794
Posted By Melnic
FINISHED decapping & Flairing 1700 45ACP I...

FINISHED decapping & Flairing 1700 45ACP I started a week or so ago.
Forum: Gunsmithing Yesterday, 08:12 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 470
Posted By Melnic
OK, I"m also wondering if I don't have enough...

OK,
I"m also wondering if I don't have enough crimp on the reloads and the mouth of the brass is catching on the top of the chamber?
Forum: Gunsmithing Yesterday, 07:52 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 470
Posted By Melnic
My 1911 FTF issue

The for the “constructive “ suggestions

Cleaning I follow the Card that came with the gun. It was used but had all the original docs.

Extractor is beveled at the bottom

I purchased the...
Forum: Gun Shows Yesterday, 07:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 540
Posted By Melnic
The stuff I saw for $1800 at the 2019 MACA she...

The stuff I saw for $1800 at the 2019 MACA she was $2800 here .

I used to be able to find good condition contract rifles sub $2000 and with nice bores. The few bores I checked out where they said...
Forum: Gun Shows Yesterday, 10:45 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 540
Posted By Melnic
This is like a mini MACA show except there I are...

This is like a mini MACA show except there I are some WW2 and older pistols
Nothing here is cheap .


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Forum: Curio and Relic (C&R) April 16th, 2021, 06:26 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,111
Posted By Melnic
FYI, Masada Tactical had 6.5 Carcano PPU ammo...

FYI,
Masada Tactical had 6.5 Carcano PPU ammo $40/box 20
Expensive cause that is the ONLY place I"ve seen any in months.
I reload so I don't need it but just passing it along. PPU only makes...
Forum: Curio and Relic (C&R) April 16th, 2021, 01:51 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 262
Posted By Melnic
Collectable from a wall hanger standpoint even...

Collectable from a wall hanger standpoint even though its not deactivated
Forum: Gunsmithing April 15th, 2021, 05:29 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 470
Posted By Melnic
My 1911 FTF issue

Kimber Target Stainless I purchased used
Came with an after market mag
I did bring a Kimber factory and a Wilson combat mag and they did this less but each did it at least once. Put 100 rounds...
Forum: Gun Shows April 15th, 2021, 11:25 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 540
Posted By Melnic
I emailed and received a response from someone at...

I emailed and received a response from someone at nstcivilwar.com
The show is still a GO!
I plan to go Sat morning
Forum: Archery April 15th, 2021, 06:51 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 592
Posted By Melnic
Hopefully, it did not warp and develop a twist to...

Hopefully, it did not warp and develop a twist to it over time.
Forum: Maryland 2A Issues April 14th, 2021, 08:39 PM
Replies: 237
Views: 20,161
Posted By Melnic
careful about "replicas of antiques" There are...

careful about "replicas of antiques" There are plenty of modern reproductions of antique designs that are still firearms and need to go through an FFL now even face to face sales.
sharps etc,...
Forum: Wanted to Buy April 13th, 2021, 10:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 190
Posted By Melnic
I have 150 6.5 CM Mix of Hornady, FC and some...

I have 150 6.5 CM
Mix of Hornady, FC and some S&B
These are all from my dad who does not reload so they are once fired factory.
I"m headed to OC on the 24th and the 30th and maybe even this...
Forum: Curio and Relic (C&R) April 13th, 2021, 10:36 PM
Replies: 808
Views: 407,853
Posted By Melnic
Log entry is required only when there are...

Log entry is required only when there are transfers.
So, if you have C&R that you acquired before the CURRENT license, you don't have to log those. Just those that you acquire AND Sell/Gift. So,...
Forum: National 2A Issues April 12th, 2021, 10:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,194
Posted By Melnic
I think this has been posted here already ...

I think this has been posted here already


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Forum: Curio and Relic (C&R) April 12th, 2021, 06:38 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,196
Posted By Melnic
So, if I wanted to work up a better hunting load,...

So, if I wanted to work up a better hunting load, do you think this would work:
https://www.grafs.com/retail/catalog/product/productId/17611
or...
Forum: Reloading April 12th, 2021, 06:27 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 525
Posted By Melnic
After getting some wood stuck 8 years ago as it...

After getting some wood stuck 8 years ago as it splintered and jammed into the barrel,
I got several brass rods from Amazonian
3 longer ones plus several variety sizes to get closer to the bore ID...
Forum: Curio and Relic (C&R) April 12th, 2021, 01:18 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,196
Posted By Melnic
Those were 150gr Sierra Game King Flat Base Soft...

Those were 150gr Sierra Game King Flat Base Soft point.
I'm so low on those that if you recommended something else, I could switch to work up a load of something else and save those for my 308.
Forum: Gunsmithing April 12th, 2021, 11:54 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,667
Posted By Melnic
I know of at least one case where someone from DE...

I know of at least one case where someone from DE was in OC and was caught with a non HBAR post 2013 AR.
This was a few years ago.
I may try to dig this up and look in the MD case search.
Forum: Reloading April 12th, 2021, 09:28 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 385
Posted By Melnic
FYI, While on the subject of other bullets,...

FYI,
While on the subject of other bullets, before going to Xtreme, I had tried Hornady and it was not all that great for the .224 bullets I got. my "bang for the buck" before spending the $$ on...
Forum: Gunsmithing April 11th, 2021, 08:28 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,667
Posted By Melnic
Delton has a few HBAR versions. I have the...

Delton has a few HBAR versions. I have the Dissipator with Rifle Length gas & FSB (Requires a lighter spring) and son has the standard Carbine.

These are NOT high end barrels but are decent.

I...
Forum: Reloading April 11th, 2021, 07:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 385
Posted By Melnic
Armscore 55gr FMJ poor quality

I got 1000 armscore .224 fmj back in the fall at a shop in WV traveling through the west of MD/WV/VA

I worked up a load for it months ago and never got anything I was happy with it. I was short...
Forum: Air Guns April 11th, 2021, 10:41 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 5,541
Posted By Melnic
When are they offering a wood stock version? ...

When are they offering a wood stock version?


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Forum: Curio and Relic (C&R) April 10th, 2021, 10:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 337
Posted By Melnic
Excellent grab. The French sure added nice flair...

Excellent grab. The French sure added nice flair with the cursive engraving
Forum: Comments and Suggestions April 9th, 2021, 01:14 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 401
Posted By Melnic
OH COME ON. You have to tell us where you heard...

OH COME ON.
You have to tell us where you heard this.
Dont' tell me, someone in a gun shop?
Forum: Reloading April 9th, 2021, 09:34 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 501
Posted By Melnic
This REALLY true? I know with all the different...

This REALLY true?
I know with all the different cases I have when I set up my more accurate loads I use the same cases, but for plinking steel, I mix them up (loads are comfortably below max...
Forum: Rifles April 9th, 2021, 09:23 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 849
Posted By Melnic
Wave of what future? Future of long range...

Wave of what future?

Future of long range hunting (which is not that popular)
Forum: National 2A Issues April 8th, 2021, 03:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,560
Posted By Melnic
So, will they finally prosecute people who...

So, will they finally prosecute people who blatantly lie on a 4473?
Seems like he is leaning that way.
I know someone who lied on a 4473 and he lives in Delaware and his initials are HB has a kid...
Forum: Rimfire April 7th, 2021, 01:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 368
Posted By Melnic
For the 22 Personal Defense, do they ship you 9mm...

For the 22 Personal Defense, do they ship you 9mm Hollow points?
Forum: Reloading April 7th, 2021, 01:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 164
Posted By Melnic
I worked on both the Center console boat and the...

I worked on both the Center console boat and the Pontoon this weekend then sprayed down a gallon of weed killer on the rocks. Mechanic replaced the fuel filters at the end of winterizing instead at...
Forum: Reloading April 7th, 2021, 12:47 PM
Replies: 235
Views: 15,777
Posted By Melnic
Can you add the color numbers you reference above...

Can you add the color numbers you reference above into this thread?
I want this info to be collected here so when people are deciding on colors, they can reference the thread to decide ya or nay. If...
Forum: Reloading April 7th, 2021, 12:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 164
Posted By Melnic
Most of what I see on the ones with legs, have...

Most of what I see on the ones with legs, have something to clamp onto a leg and then a wingnut/wingbolt to adjust.

I'm looking to avoid a DIY if I can.
I'm expecting someone already sells...
Forum: Reloading April 7th, 2021, 11:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 164
Posted By Melnic
Mold guide for Lee Production pot

I have a Lee production Pot.
https://www.amazon.com/LEE-PRECISION-Production-Pot-Grey/dp/B000NOORXY

I'm looking for a mold guide to support the mold under the pot.
My pot does not have the Legs...
Forum: Handguns April 7th, 2021, 11:40 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 427
Posted By Melnic
Hard to tell by the specs but depending on the...

Hard to tell by the specs but depending on the cyclindar size, it "may" even fit a 7.62x38 Nagant revolver round?
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