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Forum: Reloading February 22nd, 2021, 07:41 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,641
Posted By Major03
And you haven't gone down the rabbit holes of...

And you haven't gone down the rabbit holes of neck uniformity, annealing, case volume measuring and flash hole deburring.

Case prep is one of those things that you COULD put in ridiculous amounts...
Forum: Rimfire December 21st, 2020, 10:33 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 602
Posted By Major03
This. Don't overcomplicate things that don't...

This. Don't overcomplicate things that don't need to be.
Forum: Maryland 2A Issues November 30th, 2020, 11:44 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 9,494
Posted By Major03
Why specifically? I don't mean to sound...

Why specifically?

I don't mean to sound condescending, but I've found when people say that and I ask that question...it's usually because that's what they've heard from "others" and what the...
Forum: NFA/Class 3/Title II November 29th, 2020, 09:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,065
Posted By Major03
Better remember to switch it out if you swap the...

Better remember to switch it out if you swap the can over to a bigger bore rifle.

I have one...used it once. I can't discern a difference in decibels and it isn't worth the risk ans hassle of...
Forum: Reloading May 18th, 2020, 08:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 986
Posted By Major03
What kind of brass are you using? My best...

What kind of brass are you using?

My best guess as to the mystery of why you'd have so little runout on the neck prior to seating, and then a pretty significant change after seating...

Unless...
Forum: Curio and Relic (C&R) May 15th, 2020, 08:51 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,006
Posted By Major03
In terms of refinishing...think less...

In terms of refinishing...think less "refinishing" and more "gently cleaning it up." I've always gotten rid of cosmoline via the car method and then rubbed the stock down with some BLO. The BLO...
Forum: Curio and Relic (C&R) May 14th, 2020, 09:37 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,006
Posted By Major03
Some people use furniture stripper or other...

Some people use furniture stripper or other chemicals to strip cosmoline, some will use a dishwasher (not recommended unless you want to ruin your dishwasher and piss off your wife at the same time,...
Forum: Delaware April 21st, 2020, 08:37 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,259
Posted By Major03
The NFA restrictions are frustrating. I have a...

The NFA restrictions are frustrating. I have a second home in Lewis...guess I won't be retiring there. Grrrrrr...
Forum: Reloading April 18th, 2020, 10:04 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,470
Posted By Major03
More to the point of the question though...once...

More to the point of the question though...once swagged there is no need to re-swag the brass again. It's a waste of time, because you only need to do it once. It's not like having to trim brass. ...
Forum: Recreational Shooting April 7th, 2020, 03:00 PM
Replies: 188
Views: 18,041
Posted By Major03
The one I don't have yet lol

The one I don't have yet lol
Forum: Recreational Shooting April 6th, 2020, 08:05 AM
Replies: 188
Views: 18,041
Posted By Major03
USMC M40A1 replica built by GA Precision

USMC M40A1 replica built by GA Precision
Forum: Edged Weapons April 3rd, 2020, 12:21 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,373
Posted By Major03
Shouldn't. Are you sure you're not eating away...

Shouldn't. Are you sure you're not eating away at the copper on your jag instead?
Forum: Rifles March 13th, 2020, 12:41 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,101
Posted By Major03
Buy a silencer. All the benefits of a brake and...

Buy a silencer. All the benefits of a brake and then some ;)
Forum: Reloading March 6th, 2020, 10:50 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 883
Posted By Major03
What Speed3 said. While annealed brass does last...

What Speed3 said. While annealed brass does last longer, it's also about consistent neck tension.

Bottom line, are you a recreational shooter who isn't looking to squeeze every amount of accuracy...
Forum: Reloading February 26th, 2020, 01:22 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,273
Posted By Major03
My bet is that it is a little bit of two things...

My bet is that it is a little bit of two things going on.

1) Those berry's plated bullets are great plinking bullets, they're cheap and they work pretty good for what you pay for. They are...
Forum: The Depot January 24th, 2020, 07:19 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,193
Posted By Major03
A .308 with a barrel that short is a...

A .308 with a barrel that short is a waste...agree it's a useless dumpster fire. And yet...it calls to me...
Forum: Reloading November 22nd, 2019, 08:53 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,364
Posted By Major03
Just something to consider, if you have a tight /...

Just something to consider, if you have a tight / match chamber cut down 5.56 brass will often have problems due to neck thickness. I don't have that issue with commercial PMP brass that I've cut...
Forum: Reloading November 15th, 2019, 08:39 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,364
Posted By Major03
While looking at brass for pressure signs is...

While looking at brass for pressure signs is always a good idea, agree with Park Ranger. Work up your loads in your different types of brass using a chrono. When dealing with things that could...
Forum: Rifles November 7th, 2019, 08:57 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,214
Posted By Major03
For what it's worth...if you're going with a 300...

For what it's worth...if you're going with a 300 BLK, I would buy a new lower with the intent to make it into a pistol. 300 BLK works very well as a cartridge in pistol length barrels, and if you...
Forum: National 2A Issues November 1st, 2019, 08:32 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,411
Posted By Major03
Which is why when you put judges who are not...

Which is why when you put judges who are not originalists on the Supreme Court it's a bad idea. The 2nd is clearly written, but mental gymnastics, creative interpretations and an acceptance of the...
Forum: Rifles October 16th, 2019, 04:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,565
Posted By Major03
I'm sorry but a M14 style rifle chambered in a...

I'm sorry but a M14 style rifle chambered in a communist cartridge, manufactured by a Chinese company and "accepting" an AK mag inside it's magazine well....just feels like the platform is being...
Forum: National 2A Issues September 20th, 2019, 10:15 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,500
Posted By Major03
That's a fair point, but at least the mask is...

That's a fair point, but at least the mask is starting to slip. I believe they're overplaying their hand...2020 will be telling.
Forum: National 2A Issues September 19th, 2019, 11:37 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 8,171
Posted By Major03
To answer the original question of the post...in...

To answer the original question of the post...in a nutshell because long ago politicians realized that to make the cultural changes that they wanted to see would require legislating from the...
Forum: National 2A Issues September 19th, 2019, 11:25 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,500
Posted By Major03
I'll say this...at least the left is starting to...

I'll say this...at least the left is starting to be a LITTLE more intellectually honest about what they are really trying to accomplish. I trust that middle America will be disagree with their...
Forum: Recreational Shooting August 9th, 2019, 08:35 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,873
Posted By Major03
Good shooting! Well done.

Good shooting! Well done.
Forum: Reloading July 30th, 2019, 11:25 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,385
Posted By Major03
That's where my money is. Agree with the...

That's where my money is. Agree with the suggestion of a case gauge, I like the Sheridan case gauges with the cut out so what you can visualize where the issue is on your case.
Forum: Reloading July 11th, 2019, 08:29 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,162
Posted By Major03
This...works great

This...works great
Forum: Reloading July 10th, 2019, 04:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,785
Posted By Major03
yeah, you're not wrong...just what I do. I feel...

yeah, you're not wrong...just what I do. I feel comfortable that visually inspecting the cases for powder in the block is a fail safe process for me.

I feel like I pick up a small amount of...
Forum: Reloading July 10th, 2019, 08:37 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,785
Posted By Major03
Reloading, while essentially a pretty simple...

Reloading, while essentially a pretty simple process, should be approached with caution and a "healthy" sense of paranoia in my opinion. I do my reloading in stages on a single stage press. ...
Forum: National 2A Issues July 10th, 2019, 08:28 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,135
Posted By Major03
This. Volume of fire is greater when you can...

This. Volume of fire is greater when you can hump more rounds per rifleman / automatic rifleman. Comes down to logistics and a calculated guess that volume of fire and a smaller logistics footprint...
Forum: NFA/Class 3/Title II June 24th, 2019, 08:24 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,655
Posted By Major03
Most people will transfer a new lower as an...

Most people will transfer a new lower as an "other" and build it as a pistol while you wait for your stamp. You can enjoy it while you wait, and have more flexibility when it does become an SBR. ...
Forum: The Depot June 14th, 2019, 11:13 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,770
Posted By Major03
I love LaRue two stage triggers! Hmmmmm...if I...

I love LaRue two stage triggers! Hmmmmm...if I take advantage of this great deal, that'll mean I need to get another lower or two.
Forum: National 2A Issues June 12th, 2019, 02:08 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 10,220
Posted By Major03
That's true about his history of stupid...

That's true about his history of stupid statements and actions, and his flip flopping...but the SJW will hate Trump more than they hate Biden's wishy washy stance on their issue du jour.

The Dem...
Forum: Reloading May 3rd, 2019, 04:01 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,995
Posted By Major03
You mean to tell me it's the Indian and not the...

You mean to tell me it's the Indian and not the arrow?!?!?!? That taking all those dollars and all that time invested in reloading tools and dies and presses on the bench could have been better...
Forum: Reloading May 2nd, 2019, 08:58 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,995
Posted By Major03
Honestly just shoot it. Set it to the side for a...

Honestly just shoot it. Set it to the side for a fouler or practice round if it / they are really off. For most shooters, itís not really going to make too much of a difference unless itís at long...
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