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Forum: Anschutz Today, 05:10 AM
Replies: 9
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Posted By David Valdina
? on CB Longs etc. ?

NIB: Could be that powder is added to the primer ? All I know is years ago the written word was that the Colabri and CB Longs were primer driven only. If the primer is extra strong to get the job...
Forum: RFC Community Forum Yesterday, 09:01 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 1,713
Posted By David Valdina
Do unto others is a good way of thinking about it ...

Do unto others is a good way of thinking about it. And a good part of the joy in going out to eat is the sense of family in the restaurant setting. To me, it makes me feel good to make the waiter...
Forum: Anschutz Yesterday, 07:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 203
Posted By David Valdina
The no powder primer driven only ammo is a no no ...

The ammo with only the primer driving it, like the Colabri and the CB Longs may not have the bullet leaving the barrel, so if you use it, do check to be sure there is no bullet inside the barrel. ...
Forum: Open Rimfire Yesterday, 06:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 247
Posted By David Valdina
It ain't Field of Dreams, build it, but they may not come.

It ain't field of dreams. I notice "attendance" is down in the Air Gun on line matches I moderate and the same with the 50 yard iron sight bench matches which I participate in and have for many...
Forum: .22 Ammunition (S-L-LR) Yesterday, 04:05 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 6,231
Posted By David Valdina
Smarter & kinder in my old age...

I have left my share of broken bottles plinking. Reactive targets are fun. In my old age, I have learned to love the 100 yard egg shoot matches and the ties are settled with lollypops or aspirin...
Forum: Open Rimfire 05-06-2021, 07:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 247
Posted By David Valdina
I think you are going the wrong way about it.

I think you are going the wrong way about it. There are accurate rifles in every weight barrel. You start making classifications/restrictions and people will not want to play the game. You won't...
Forum: Benchrest 50 yd. Iron Sight Matches with NRA A-23/5 target 05-05-2021, 07:28 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 99
Posted By David Valdina
Hi all, something to try out please.

Here is a post of mine on another thread. Perhaps some of us can shoot with the ammo we usually use, than shoot a full target with the best of the high velocity ammo we have and post the results. ...
Forum: .22 Ammunition (S-L-LR) 05-05-2021, 07:23 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,950
Posted By David Valdina
Bullets, velocity & the wind.

A lot has been written on this subject and a lot of what is accepted as truth seems to be now open to further question. For years the "truth" was that .22 rimfire bullets passing through the...
Forum: Rimfire Precision Rifle Shooting 05-05-2021, 06:25 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,748
Posted By David Valdina
50 yard iron sight benchrest on RFC

The link below will give you the introduction to the game and a few of my reports. That particular month is unusual in that I got to post a few times and almost no other posts are there. But...
Forum: Anschutz 05-04-2021, 06:49 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,010
Posted By David Valdina
Wax off, wax on ...

I have never used wax on a stock, never thought of it 70 years ago. My dad would use a mix of turpentine and boiled linseed oil on furniture and on gun stocks. I have always used it and been happy...
Forum: Rimfire Precision Rifle Shooting 05-04-2021, 06:27 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,748
Posted By David Valdina
Rifle Basix Triggers for a CZ

Years ago I got Rifle Basix Triggers for my CZ 452 Lux and Ultra Lux and have been very happy with those. If you get a CZ and just get a terrific trigger on it you will be as competitive as almost...
Forum: RFC Community Forum 05-04-2021, 05:35 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 1,937
Posted By David Valdina
I will add my two cents ...

I am a Benefactor Life member and I have purchased life memberships for my son and some of the grandchildren. I do not "know" what is going on with the organization and it's leadership. There is...
Forum: RFC Community Forum 05-04-2021, 05:15 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,567
Posted By David Valdina
Changing your water into wine ...

There have been times when it was best to change your water into wine. During both world wars there were times when the choices were a suspect water supply and bottles of wine.
Forum: .22 Ammunition (S-L-LR) 05-03-2021, 06:46 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,950
Posted By David Valdina
Just thinking here on yaw and accuracy...

I am just thinking here on yaw and accuracy. I believe I have read that many centerfire cartridges start out with some yaw before they go to sleep, and that may be at 100 yards or more. The...
Forum: RFC Community Forum 05-02-2021, 05:29 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,567
Posted By David Valdina
A lot of things can be bad, depending on amounts ...

Drinking too much water can kill you. Cases on this, ask Google. Whatever chemicals they put in our drinking water, it seems to make for a healthy population free of water borne diseases. We all...
Forum: RFC Community Forum 05-01-2021, 06:29 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,567
Posted By David Valdina
Cancer has been with mankind forever.

Cancer has been with mankind forever. Early man often died from other causes before the cancer could kill him, but had he lived longer, the cancer would have killed him.
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Forum: RFC Community Forum 05-01-2021, 03:24 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,567
Posted By David Valdina
Big magnets in a microwave ?

I have been told there are 4 big magnets in a microwave. I am hoping to find a microwave being thrown away so I can get the magnets. If they are really strong, maybe I will use them fishing for...
Forum: Remington 05-01-2021, 01:19 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,472
Posted By David Valdina
I like my Remington Model 121

I like my Remington Model 121 pump .22 rifle. It is at my house on the Cape and I will get back there early in June. Having guns at each house has getting reunited sort of like Christmas morning. ...
Forum: RFC Community Forum 04-30-2021, 06:33 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 680
Posted By David Valdina
"The Bicycle in Wartime" by Jim Fitzpatrick

"The Bicycle in Wartime" by Jim Fitzpatrick is a most excellent book. An illustrated history. Published in Australia in 2011 by Star Hill Studio. I think I might have been able to buy this on...
Forum: Rimfire Revolvers 04-30-2021, 06:25 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,514
Posted By David Valdina
Look at actual sales ...

Go to GunBroker.com, select advanced search, select completed sales and look at the guns that have actually sold and the other info, like condition, sales price etc. A good average condition...
Forum: RFC Community Forum 04-29-2021, 05:09 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,184
Posted By David Valdina
I am age 79 and have a question ...

Those of you reporting a senior who has dementia and is angry/nasty etc., when they were younger and drunk, did they act the same way ? I have seen some very elderly patients with dementia who were...
Forum: Ruger - Other 04-27-2021, 08:00 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,002
Posted By David Valdina
Maybe make a sabot round for it ?

Maybe you could make a sabot round for it. And if it is successful, you could start a trend here. Commercially they are available in a few calibers, or were at one time.
Forum: .22 Ammunition (S-L-LR) 04-27-2021, 05:16 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,542
Posted By David Valdina
Mark1964 and zukiphile, an observation...

Hi guys, an observation. I do not think any of us have reliable facts. We have impressions. Reading a lot here on RFC will give you impressions which morph into that approaching truths. I am...
Forum: .22 Ammunition (S-L-LR) 04-26-2021, 08:03 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 6,231
Posted By David Valdina
Browning was going to discontinue the SA .22 short.

In late 2018 CDNN had some Browning SA in .22 short and said they were being discontinued. I ordered one and paid for it. Then they said they had sold out of the ones with the Walnut stock and they...
Forum: .22 Ammunition (S-L-LR) 04-26-2021, 01:35 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 6,231
Posted By David Valdina
1:8 twist for 60 gr. SSS

I had a gunsmith get me a barrel liner for a Remington 521 T with a 1:8 twist just so I could shoot the 60 gr. bullets. They have a lot of sectional density and will make a fine survival rifle for...
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