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Forum: Open Rimfire 09-22-2021, 02:52 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 4,368
Posted By Penage Guy
Shooter error is indeed a part of shooting and...

Shooter error is indeed a part of shooting and only the shooter can know.

For the general reader, seemingly large 2" ten-shot groups with SK ammo is also part of shooting. It isn't unusual for SK...
Forum: Open Rimfire 09-21-2021, 03:46 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 4,368
Posted By Penage Guy
Out of a couple of possibilities, which is more...

Out of a couple of possibilities, which is more likely -- shooter error or inconsistent SK ammo?

Even "better" grades of ammo can be inconsistent.

Consider these two 100 yard targets below,...
Forum: Open Rimfire 09-21-2021, 07:25 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 4,368
Posted By Penage Guy
To add to what Jaia has noted, there are a number...

To add to what Jaia has noted, there are a number of ammo-related factors that can affect where a .22LR bullet strikes, and MV is only one of them.
Even MV doesn't always dictate where a bullet...
Forum: Open Rimfire 09-20-2021, 07:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 274
Posted By Penage Guy
Distance?

Distance?
Forum: .22 Ammunition (S-L-LR) 09-20-2021, 07:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 341
Posted By Penage Guy
The rifle could easily be her brother's.

The rifle could easily be her brother's.
Forum: Misc -- Other Rimfire Rifle Brands 09-20-2021, 07:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 384
Posted By Penage Guy
Nick is correct. Schultz and Larsen made heavy...

Nick is correct. Schultz and Larsen made heavy long barreled .22LR target rifles in Otterup, Denmark.
...
Forum: .22 Ammunition (S-L-LR) 09-20-2021, 07:10 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 341
Posted By Penage Guy
The overall length of .22LR ammo varies. What...

The overall length of .22LR ammo varies. What may be of more importance is the base of the rim to the bullet ogive measurement or, to simplify, the length of the cartridge from the base to the...
Forum: Anschutz 09-19-2021, 02:34 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 4,215
Posted By Penage Guy
Other than post #16 which implies improvement...

Other than post #16 which implies improvement over time, who in this thread has said their rifle's ejection gets better as more rounds are shot?

If "at least 20%" of Anschutz owners have ejection...
Forum: Anschutz 09-18-2021, 08:41 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 880
Posted By Penage Guy
I'm afraid I've never shot a 10/22. I would...

I'm afraid I've never shot a 10/22. I would think one of the many 10/22 forums here on RFC will have answers.
Forum: .22 Ammunition (S-L-LR) 09-18-2021, 08:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 436
Posted By Penage Guy
There's this information, which the poster says...

There's this information, which the poster says was confirmed in an email from SK/Lapua



See post #5 https://www.rimfirecentral.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1190173
Forum: Anschutz 09-18-2021, 08:17 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 880
Posted By Penage Guy
A "sporter" stock is generally the configuration...

A "sporter" stock is generally the configuration found on typical hunting rifles. They are typically light in weight and usually have a relatively narrow and rounded forestock.

A wider,...
Forum: Anschutz 09-18-2021, 07:56 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 4,215
Posted By Penage Guy
Lee's observations seem to be relevant. ...

Lee's observations seem to be relevant.

Below is a 1973-made bolt from a 1411. Like Lee's above, the extractor is much closer to the rim than the extractor shown in post #37. Also like Lee's, it...
Forum: Open Rimfire 09-16-2021, 03:02 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 4,368
Posted By Penage Guy
For shooters who spend considerable time shooting...

For shooters who spend considerable time shooting .22LR at distances over 100 yards, it seems somewhat self defeating
to insist that "the true purpose of a firearm is to put the projectile where...
Forum: Open Rimfire 09-16-2021, 07:07 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 4,368
Posted By Penage Guy
This is a thread about shooting .22LR at 100...

This is a thread about shooting .22LR at 100 yards. Is shooting at what was referred to as a "grid" the best approach at that distance?

The argument in favor of the grid was that one shot per...
Forum: Bench Techniques and Equipment 09-15-2021, 06:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 888
Posted By Penage Guy
Here's what was originally a Caldwell BR rest...

Here's what was originally a Caldwell BR rest with a Greenlaw adjustable bag windage top.
...
Forum: Open Rimfire 09-15-2021, 06:22 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 4,368
Posted By Penage Guy
Groups can't reflect accuracy? Sometimes a...

Groups can't reflect accuracy?

Sometimes a shooter may wish to avoid obscuring or obliterating a POA, such as the center of the bull, especially when the ammo is very good. As a result,...
Forum: Anschutz 09-15-2021, 02:32 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 4,215
Posted By Penage Guy
The exact price may be confidential, but for all...

The exact price may be confidential, but for all who aren't math deficient 50% off $300 must give a reasonably close approximation of the amount. :D
Forum: .22 Ammunition (S-L-LR) 09-14-2021, 06:28 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 45,141
Posted By Penage Guy
This diagram showing the weight of various .22LR...

This diagram showing the weight of various .22LR match ammo components was included in one of the many very illuminating posts by "The stowaway" in a thread in accurateshooter.com

The range of...
Forum: Open Rimfire 09-14-2021, 04:21 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 4,368
Posted By Penage Guy
Good rifles are not especially hard to find. ...

Good rifles are not especially hard to find. Much more challenging to find is consistently shooting ammo that produces good results at 100 yards. Regardless of the name on the box, not all lots of...
Forum: .22 Ammunition (S-L-LR) 09-13-2021, 06:39 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 7,017
Posted By Penage Guy
Indeed. No good deed goes unpunished. Those can...

Indeed. No good deed goes unpunished. Those can be relevant factors, especially for match ammo.

A lot of the variation between .22LR ammo components can be hard to DIY measure.

For some...
Forum: Rimfire Benchrest Shooting 09-11-2021, 07:17 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,115
Posted By Penage Guy
Congratulations appear to be in order for an RFC...

Congratulations appear to be in order for an RFC contributor who was in the top five competitors last week at the ARA match in Missouri. Very well done, Larry. At least one other RFC poster did well...
Forum: Anschutz 09-10-2021, 07:46 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,483
Posted By Penage Guy
After noting the following, I too will be happy...

After noting the following, I too will be happy to leave this issue, about which you seem so unusually dogged.

In addition to Anschutz and Bleiker, there are notable shooters, including Eric...
Forum: Anschutz 09-09-2021, 07:55 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,483
Posted By Penage Guy
You asked for which manufacturers say not to...

You asked for which manufacturers say not to reverse the brush while in the bore. Two of them are Anschutz and Bleiker. Anschutz makes barrels. I seem to remember that Bleiker uses Lilja barrels,...
Forum: Anschutz 09-08-2021, 10:12 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,048
Posted By Penage Guy
Frankenschutz but not Rube Goldbergesque? ...

Frankenschutz but not Rube Goldbergesque? Perhaps. In any case, my remark was more to do with it's weird design rather than anything about aesthetics.

On a general note, is the butt plate...
Forum: Anschutz 09-08-2021, 09:57 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,483
Posted By Penage Guy
As always, shooters are free to use the methods...

As always, shooters are free to use the methods they believe to be best for them. What follows is not meant to change minds or methods.

It's correct that Steve Boelter doesn't remove the brush...
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