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Forum: RFC Community Forum 05-05-2019, 06:57 PM
Replies: 2,290
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Posted By wadvocat
wrong!

Nope. Expanding bullets were given the name Dum-dum, or dumdum, after an early British example produced in the Dum Dum Arsenal, near Calcutta, India by Captain Neville Bertie-Clay.
Forum: 10/22 Action 05-01-2019, 10:15 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 13,030
Posted By wadvocat
I received the two I ordered. The Power Custom...

I received the two I ordered. The Power Custom bolts I have do not fit. There are some pin holes in the castings. I guess I have some polishing to do. The finish appears to be a dark black, rough...
Forum: Sako/Tikka 04-14-2019, 09:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 757
Posted By wadvocat
My gunsmith made me a dummy case that is...

My gunsmith made me a dummy case that is adjustable. I adjusted it for 42.5 thous rim thickness and while inserting the barrel (22lr or 17HM2) I place this dummy cartridge in the chamber and close...
Forum: Sako/Tikka 04-14-2019, 09:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 799
Posted By wadvocat
The Quad Range has a set trigger. You set it by...

The Quad Range has a set trigger. You set it by pushing the trigger forward. It's very light. Also, use a spent case to set the headspace when inserting the barrel. Do not have a magazine...
Forum: Remington 04-14-2019, 07:06 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,184
Posted By wadvocat
Talk to steveearleproducts.com

Talk to steveearleproducts.com
Forum: Sako/Tikka 04-11-2019, 02:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 757
Posted By wadvocat
I found the problem. Loose head space.

I found the problem. Loose head space.
Forum: Anything 10/22 04-11-2019, 06:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 716
Posted By wadvocat
Maybe this?

I had a similar issue yesterday. I had 4 rounds in a row tip up when coming out of the Ruger 10 round rotary mag and hit the top of the barrel breach. I was shooting Eley Force. The lube on this...
Forum: Winchester 03-28-2019, 08:02 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 564
Posted By wadvocat
I found a forearm on ebay a few weeks ago. Brand...

I found a forearm on ebay a few weeks ago. Brand new reproduction.
Forum: 5mm Mag 03-27-2019, 06:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,673
Posted By wadvocat
Not impressed!

Tried the sjhp ammo today. Couldn't close the bolt on one round. One dud round. Three other rounds that I couldn't retract the bolt after firing. If a 5 inch group at 70 yards is good, then...
Forum: 5mm Mag 03-27-2019, 06:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 324
Posted By wadvocat
They have been sold out for months.

They have been sold out for months.
Forum: Black Powder 03-23-2019, 06:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 813
Posted By wadvocat
You don't mention the caliber of your rifle, but...

You don't mention the caliber of your rifle, but I'll assume 50 cal.

With BH209, you will need magnum 209 primers. I use CCI 209M primers.

I use Barnes Original Bullets 45-70 Government (458...
Forum: 10/22 Action 03-17-2019, 04:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 685
Posted By wadvocat
Thank you for your helpful reply. I did purchase...

Thank you for your helpful reply. I did purchase one from CST already mounted in their receiver; however, no instructions were included. I did send an e-mail asking them how to make trigger...
Forum: 10/22 Action 03-17-2019, 11:55 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 685
Posted By wadvocat
Oh, thanks so much for your really helpful reply,...

Oh, thanks so much for your really helpful reply, you m*r*n. :gun4::Blasting_:gun4::Blasting_:gun4::Blasting_
Forum: 10/22 Action 03-16-2019, 05:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 685
Posted By wadvocat
Grand Master Trigger - adjustment

Has anyone who has the Grand Master trigger from CST figured out how to make adjustments on it?
Forum: Browning 03-06-2019, 10:50 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,680
Posted By wadvocat
Are these groups all shot off-hand?

Are these groups all shot off-hand?
Forum: 5mm Mag 03-06-2019, 06:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 515
Posted By wadvocat
Actually, it isn't 3/8 and I don't think it's 11...

Actually, it isn't 3/8 and I don't think it's 11 mm either. :eek: I will have to take it to my gunsmith to find out what it really is.
Forum: 5mm Mag 03-04-2019, 09:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 515
Posted By wadvocat
Thank you all. The reason I asked is that I...

Thank you all. The reason I asked is that I could not get a certain brand of rings to mount correctly. They were supposed to be 3/8 & 11mm, but mounted crooked.
Forum: 5mm Mag 03-01-2019, 11:31 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 515
Posted By wadvocat
591 Receiver Dovetail Width

Is it 3/8" or 11 mm? :confused:
Forum: Anything 10/22 02-26-2019, 08:49 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,537
Posted By wadvocat
Really? Wow, they were the screws provided with...

Really? Wow, they were the screws provided with the 20 MOA rail, they were all the same length. Not my fault that the short screw was missing. :gun4::Blasting_
Forum: Anything 10/22 02-26-2019, 03:57 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,537
Posted By wadvocat
Yep

I expect so. ;)
Forum: Anything 10/22 02-26-2019, 09:34 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,537
Posted By wadvocat
So Much Fun Dealing with KIDD

WARNING! This is a RANT!

I know, I know, Kidd is such a great company for most of you, and you will defend them to the death. I swear, I must be in a parallel universe that's on the Dark Side...
Forum: Henry 02-26-2019, 06:59 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 805
Posted By wadvocat
Perhaps this.... ...

Perhaps this.... https://www.trackofthewolf.com/Categories/PartDetail.aspx/877/1/RS-3A
Forum: CZ / Brno 02-26-2019, 05:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 508
Posted By wadvocat
Is this the email? Carson Lilja: ...

Is this the email? Carson Lilja: [email protected]

Just as a side note, I have a Sako Quad Range with a Sako HM2 barrel. I found the HM2 with this barrel is very inaccurate. Do you...
Forum: Stocks: Making, Repairing, Refinishing, Modifying, and Bedding 02-26-2019, 05:06 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,743
Posted By wadvocat
These are excellent wood rasps

The Nicholsen #49 and #50 are great and give a smooth finish.

https://www.woodcraft.com/products/cabinet-rasp-smooth-cut-50-takes-a-medium-handle
Forum: 10/22 Action 02-25-2019, 03:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,235
Posted By wadvocat
Never mind. I just got it apart. Oh what a...

Never mind. I just got it apart. Oh what a relief it is!
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