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Forum: RFC Community Forum 03-14-2020, 03:24 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,891
Posted By Steve540
Sorry but people haven't gone back to work in...

Sorry but people haven't gone back to work in china, they are working from home
Forum: RFC Community Forum 03-13-2020, 04:30 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,891
Posted By Steve540
Sorry bud with millions without access to testing...

Sorry bud with millions without access to testing let alone public health care you will be proven wrong.
Forum: RFC Community Forum 03-13-2020, 04:28 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,891
Posted By Steve540
Bingo, USA doesnt have Public health and free...

Bingo, USA doesnt have Public health and free testing...

Frankly the whole world will most likely be shocked by the carnage you will see on the streets of America, this isnt going to be pretty....
Forum: 17 WSM 03-13-2020, 02:17 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,875
Posted By Steve540
Yeap I know 3 x 17HMR user and all have abandoned...

Yeap I know 3 x 17HMR user and all have abandoned ship, all now big users of 17 WSM.

American eagle ammo is superior to anything in HMR, and they are working on something new as we speak. ...
Forum: 17 WSM 03-10-2020, 06:06 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,875
Posted By Steve540
Hi doglvr yeah I actually enjoy reloading larger...

Hi doglvr yeah I actually enjoy reloading larger CF like 6.5 Grendels and Swede's, I just find the small stuff less enjoyable as you tend to shoot more rounds.

In saying that I actually cracked...
Forum: 17 WSM 03-01-2020, 04:06 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,409
Posted By Steve540
you really need to get the bolt handle threaded...

you really need to get the bolt handle threaded and put a longer bolt knob on, it absolutely transforms the handling of the rifle. :bthumb:
Forum: 17 WSM 02-23-2020, 06:07 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,875
Posted By Steve540
17WSM all the way, Ruger make a super accurate...

17WSM all the way, Ruger make a super accurate rifle but it needs a little tuning. Trigger sear swap and a little polishing on the cocky piece and away you go.

17 Hornet ain't really going to...
Forum: 17 WSM 02-17-2020, 08:50 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,311
Posted By Steve540
thats not actually hitting the rim !! The...

thats not actually hitting the rim !!

The ruger 17 WSM FP mark goes all the way to the circumference
Forum: 17 WSM 02-17-2020, 06:46 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,311
Posted By Steve540
I've already got a new German spring my gunsmith...

I've already got a new German spring my gunsmith gets custom made and its more than enough when I compare to my Rugers spring
Forum: 17 WSM 02-17-2020, 06:42 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 811
Posted By Steve540
Steve you weren't happy with the Ruger Barrel? ...

Steve you weren't happy with the Ruger Barrel?

What length did you choose?
Forum: 17 WSM 02-14-2020, 09:56 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,311
Posted By Steve540
Sure will be comfisherman, just deciding on...

Sure will be comfisherman, just deciding on gunsmiths and whether I recycle some walnut on a 218 bee that I dont use anymore. Using a thick walled Martini BSA mod 12, bit of extra weight but it...
Forum: 17 WSM 02-14-2020, 07:07 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,311
Posted By Steve540
Be good to see firing pin and some pics of the...

Be good to see firing pin and some pics of the hit rim, I'm building a martini wizzum at the moment and I'm wondering if I need to reshape the firing pin from the round profile
Forum: 17 WSM 02-13-2020, 04:47 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,311
Posted By Steve540
Yeah Id love to see a few cases that didnt go...

Yeah Id love to see a few cases that didnt go off. It could be many things

where is the FP striking the rim ?

Whats the profile of the firing pin, is a it round or does it have sharp flatt...
Forum: 17 WSM 02-11-2020, 06:03 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 811
Posted By Steve540
I contacted Federal and they are working on...

I contacted Federal and they are working on something in this space, no more details at this stage but stay tuned :bthumb:
Forum: 17 WSM 02-10-2020, 04:16 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 811
Posted By Steve540
just reading a few rebarrel stories plus a mate...

just reading a few rebarrel stories plus a mate changed to 1:8 meant the 20gr no longer grouped as well but the 25grs did.

I guess I see 1:9 more optimized for the 20gr and I want to shoot the...
Forum: 17 WSM 02-08-2020, 04:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 811
Posted By Steve540
Yeah its pretty much firmed as the favorite at...

Yeah its pretty much firmed as the favorite at this stage, long order time the only downside where I live :bthumb:

and yeah the AE 20gr is listed as discontinued but there is plenty of stock at...
Forum: 17 WSM 02-04-2020, 11:19 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 811
Posted By Steve540
Interesting news I'll get my local to talk to the...

Interesting news I'll get my local to talk to the rep to see if it's true, either way plenty of stock around my way for a few years shooting. Still interested in who makes the best barrel thou
Forum: 17 WSM 02-04-2020, 07:38 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 811
Posted By Steve540
17 Cal barrels 1:9 twist stainless ??

Righto who makes the finest 17 cal barrel, will be for a future 17 WSM build, interested in stainless and 1:9 twist for AE 20gr ammo :bthumb:
Forum: 17 WSM 01-30-2020, 06:26 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,409
Posted By Steve540
Using American Eagle 20gr my 1st Ruger easily...

Using American Eagle 20gr my 1st Ruger easily went 5 shot Moa at 100m straight awau. Further trigger/spring/sear work got it shooting 0.4 to 0.8 moa allday everyday.

A 2nd Ruger I tinkered...
Forum: 17 WSM 01-26-2020, 11:41 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 5,901
Posted By Steve540
Mike with ur better QC and manufacturing I still...

Mike with ur better QC and manufacturing I still believe you could make it work, maybe run a wsm reamer into 1 of ur new hmr's. Leave it as a single shot and do some long term testing, trigger need...
Forum: 17 WSM 01-26-2020, 10:29 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 5,901
Posted By Steve540
Mike yes Ruger shipped rifles that fell short...

Mike yes Ruger shipped rifles that fell short with what you could expect at that price point, however both rifle feed and extract flawlessly. Accuracy is better than expected and superior to the the...
Forum: 17 WSM 01-26-2020, 10:00 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 5,901
Posted By Steve540
Mike is right about trigger feel, but having...

Mike is right about trigger feel, but having owned 2 x Ruger 17 wsm with diff bolt springs and playing with a spring from a 357, you can lighten lift and improve feel dramatically. As for accuracy...
Forum: 17 WSM 01-25-2020, 08:30 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 5,901
Posted By Steve540
I hope Volquartsen haven't got the twist rate...

I hope Volquartsen haven't got the twist rate wrong for the summit, 1 in 9 on the Ruger is perfect for the 20gr. 1 in 8.25 seems to be good for 25gr.

Bulk cheap ammo is all 20gr not 25gr around...
Forum: 17 WSM 01-25-2020, 12:28 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 5,901
Posted By Steve540
AubMassCoyote of course the 17 WSM is...

AubMassCoyote of course the 17 WSM is revolutionary just not for all. It replaces all Rimfires and kills the hmr stone dead in my opinion.

For some the 17WSM is game changer, quieter and more...
Forum: 17 WSM 01-24-2020, 07:43 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 5,901
Posted By Steve540
https://www.thefirearmblog.com/blog/2020/01/23/sho...

https://www.thefirearmblog.com/blog/2020/01/23/shot-2020-volquartsen-summit-17-wsm/
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