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Forum: .22 Ammunition (S-L-LR) Today, 02:12 PM
Replies: 62
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Posted By gcrank1
Imo, to be fair, Jaia's 2/3 is a 'rule of thumb'...

Imo, to be fair, Jaia's 2/3 is a 'rule of thumb' to what can generally be expected, not a 'law of precision'.
And it isnt just fluff of the top of a speculative head, it is real-world results on the...
Forum: Russian Rimfires & Biathlon Today, 10:54 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 266
Posted By gcrank1
Take the sight down to a store that has a good...

Take the sight down to a store that has a good selection of metric fasteners.
Try the suggested sizes mentioned here first, if the fit is not good keep looking/checking, but be gentle. Stripping or...
Forum: Colt Today, 10:42 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 389
Posted By gcrank1
The learning curve can be steep..... Think...

The learning curve can be steep.....
Think about it this way, if your life was on the line would you go cold into trying it for the first time or have a pro do it?
Forum: .22 Ammunition (S-L-LR) Today, 10:36 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,295
Posted By gcrank1
Golf balls at 300yd, more hits than misses! And...

Golf balls at 300yd, more hits than misses! And the misses were scary close.
Every day, All day long......
;)
Forum: .22 Ammunition (S-L-LR) Yesterday, 10:52 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,295
Posted By gcrank1
Squaring/aligning a target paper, stand and...

Squaring/aligning a target paper, stand and shooting bench will have no effect on the bullets flight and the mechanical and/or ballistic accuracy and group size.
It may have an effect on the...
Forum: Gunmetal: Machining, Fixing, Finishing & Refinishing, Restoration, Engraving, Jeweling, etc. Yesterday, 05:34 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 53
Posted By gcrank1
Goodonya for this! I had forgotten (given up?)...

Goodonya for this! I had forgotten (given up?) trying to find it :bthumb:
Forum: Marlin - H&R - NEF Yesterday, 11:32 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 347
Posted By gcrank1
I sure wouldnt be paying somebody to work on that...

I sure wouldnt be paying somebody to work on that revolver, it aint worth it.
As to no group, it might just be horribly leaded up, do a barrel scrub.
Fwiw, Ive had a couple of factory fixed sight...
Forum: .22 Ammunition (S-L-LR) Yesterday, 11:12 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,295
Posted By gcrank1
To visualize the 'cone' think of it as more like...

To visualize the 'cone' think of it as more like a powder horn shape.
Forum: .22 Ammunition (S-L-LR) 01-19-2022, 11:34 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,295
Posted By gcrank1
All depends on how big that 'bullseye' is.

All depends on how big that 'bullseye' is.
Forum: Scopes, Sights, Rings & Mounts, and Other Optics 01-19-2022, 11:26 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 354
Posted By gcrank1
Fwiw, and not just my opinion, but lots of target...

Fwiw, and not just my opinion, but lots of target shooters from the past have said that 'many ere by trying to use too small an aperture (front and/or rear)'.
The contrast of a decent amount of...
Forum: Savage/Stevens 01-19-2022, 11:09 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 778
Posted By gcrank1
And just because its kewl, the early Mdl 1919 was...

And just because its kewl, the early Mdl 1919 was dual firing pins.
Forum: .22 Ammunition (S-L-LR) 01-18-2022, 11:06 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,295
Posted By gcrank1
Plinking is a state of mind.

Plinking is a state of mind.
Forum: Long Range Rimfire 01-18-2022, 06:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 462
Posted By gcrank1
Id like to think this is more meaningful than...

Id like to think this is more meaningful than just academically interesting but have doubts as we have no control over the cartridge loading process; ie, the next lot will almost definitely be a new...
Forum: Long Range Rimfire 01-18-2022, 10:29 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 462
Posted By gcrank1
Some years back, when involved in some schuetzen,...

Some years back, when involved in some schuetzen, I went the cf route for 22 cal.
The reason was an article from about the early 1900's of one of the old rim-fire match shooters using the 1:16 22LR...
Forum: Scopes, Sights, Rings & Mounts, and Other Optics 01-18-2022, 09:49 AM
Replies: 376
Views: 133,701
Posted By gcrank1
Think I would want to adjust at the power I most...

Think I would want to adjust at the power I most use.
Forum: Savage/Stevens 01-17-2022, 08:39 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 778
Posted By gcrank1
Fwiw, I acquired mine a few years ago, an eary...

Fwiw, I acquired mine a few years ago, an eary 1919 with the dual firing pins, and the wrong sights. It took a while and help on this fora :bthumb: but I have it complete. Im upside-down on it too,...
Forum: Martini 01-17-2022, 05:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 459
Posted By gcrank1
Ah, yes, Oldtimers got me again :(; it is the Mdl...

Ah, yes, Oldtimers got me again :(; it is the Mdl 12 that has the straight wrist.
Forum: Martini 01-17-2022, 01:41 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 459
Posted By gcrank1
As original, wasnt the Mdl 15 a straight wrist...

As original, wasnt the Mdl 15 a straight wrist and the 12/15 the pistol grip?
Forum: Savage/Stevens 01-17-2022, 01:25 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 778
Posted By gcrank1
Prepare yourself for shock and dismay. The...

Prepare yourself for shock and dismay.
The original sights and magazines are hard to find and expensive when you do.
Forum: RFC Community Forum 01-17-2022, 01:23 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 2,471
Posted By gcrank1
A good gun is a joy forever......;)

A good gun is a joy forever......;)
Forum: Rifle 01-17-2022, 11:31 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 612
Posted By gcrank1
Ive had 3 rifles in 45-70 (had, all are gone...

Ive had 3 rifles in 45-70 (had, all are gone now), an original late model Springfield 1873, an H&R Ultra-Hunter, and a custom, heavy, Siamese Mauser 'safari-rifle'.
And I am primarily a cast bullet...
Forum: Long Range Rimfire 01-17-2022, 11:00 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 462
Posted By gcrank1
I'd like to know more about that 1:9 twist vs the...

I'd like to know more about that 1:9 twist vs the old stadard 1:16 for 22LR.
I recall some few have mentioned using it? for the Aguila SSS 60gr and I have speculated it should be good for 22LR also...
Forum: RFC Community Forum 01-17-2022, 10:33 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 2,471
Posted By gcrank1
Yep, often some good stuff, just like around the...

Yep, often some good stuff, just like around the camp fire or a coffee cup.
But....
When it drifts into a male-watering match/thinnly veiled or not so thinnly veiled insults the good stuff is...
Forum: Air Pistols 01-16-2022, 09:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 666
Posted By gcrank1
Generally, power tools are for the experienced,...

Generally, power tools are for the experienced, especially for 'gun-work'.
Yes, they work fast.....often at making mistakes.
The thing is that those newish to such work tend to misunderstand while...
Forum: 22 WMR (22mag) 01-16-2022, 06:20 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,061
Posted By gcrank1
Is that it 'may be' more accurate with the...

Is that it 'may be' more accurate with the magnums or that you 'may be' more accurate with it with the magnums?
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