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Forum: 17 WSM Today, 01:33 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 498
Posted By PGW_Steve
It was generally low, but not consistent enough...

It was generally low, but not consistent enough to be able to dope the cold bore shot. Weirdest thing I've seen, and I've built a LOT of rifles :p

Fire the first shot, hits way low. Next five go...
Forum: .17HM2 Yesterday, 08:07 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 386
Posted By PGW_Steve
I've got a Lilja on a 455, haven't played with it...

I've got a Lilja on a 455, haven't played with it much as I haven't gotten around to bedding that stock. I do recall that the 15.5 NTX tumbled in it, and those work fine in three other factory...
Forum: 17 WSM Yesterday, 08:04 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 498
Posted By PGW_Steve
I tried a new trigger, crown, bedding and even...

I tried a new trigger, crown, bedding and even bedding into a new stock. I could not get rid of the first shot flyer from the Ruger factory barrel. First shot was always 3-4moa away from the main...
Forum: 17 WSM 02-16-2020, 12:29 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 498
Posted By PGW_Steve
I put a Lilja 1-9 on my Ruger WSM and it's very...

I put a Lilja 1-9 on my Ruger WSM and it's very accurate.
Forum: Remington 12-05-2019, 09:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 303
Posted By PGW_Steve
I appreciate the offer, but I don't want to cause...

I appreciate the offer, but I don't want to cause any problems for either of us.

I'm sure I can find a 541/581 set and modify. The pictures are a HUGE help as they show exactly how much I have to...
Forum: Remington 12-05-2019, 02:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 303
Posted By PGW_Steve
I'm ordering some mags from Trekker so I'll hold...

I'm ordering some mags from Trekker so I'll hold off on the mods till I have everything in house.

I just shot the rifle and it was 8" groups at 100:mad: I cleaned it prior, and scoped the bore,...
Forum: Remington 12-05-2019, 12:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 303
Posted By PGW_Steve
I tried the parts for the 541 and they almost...

I tried the parts for the 541 and they almost fit. I'll try and source them in Canada before I try the US for parts.

As you mentioned, the ejector nubbin has to come of, as well as widening of...
Forum: Remington 12-05-2019, 11:30 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 303
Posted By PGW_Steve
Thank you Sir! I posted the above when I...

Thank you Sir!

I posted the above when I was in the city for a couple days and didn't have my 541 handy. I'm now out at my rural place with the 591 and 541's and can tinker and test. I'm going to...
Forum: Remington 12-04-2019, 03:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 303
Posted By PGW_Steve
Does a 541/581 magazine guide and latch work on a 591?

Since I've been able to acquire some 5mm ammo, I wanted to take it out and shoot it, but....I misplaced the magazine guide and spring for my 591 when I took it apart to explore a CF conversion about...
Forum: Rifle 11-25-2019, 03:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 660
Posted By PGW_Steve
Mine loves Hornady 20gr and shoots the 15.5 well...

Mine loves Hornady 20gr and shoots the 15.5 well too. I'd only shoot the 15.5 if your state law says you must, otherwise it's a ballistic dog.
Forum: Rifle 11-25-2019, 01:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 348
Posted By PGW_Steve
The correct way to spec the dovetail is by...

The correct way to spec the dovetail is by measuring with two pins of the same diameter, unfortunately my 527's have DIP rails and I can't do this for you. Perhaps someone can do it??
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Forum: Rifle 11-25-2019, 01:07 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 430
Posted By PGW_Steve
I've got some 15.5 factory stuff and was all...

I've got some 15.5 factory stuff and was all excited about the speed till I ran the ballistics on it.

I seem to remember that at about 80 yards the 20's are at the same speed and anything past...
Forum: CZ / Brno 11-25-2019, 12:59 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,199
Posted By PGW_Steve
I've got one in Canada.

I've got one in Canada.
Forum: 17 WSM 11-25-2019, 12:53 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,003
Posted By PGW_Steve
I've broken down ammo that didn't fire and saw...

I've broken down ammo that didn't fire and saw the same thing with no priming compound in the rim. Further investigation showed that the rifle was giving a weak enough hit that it wouldn't ignite,...
Forum: .17HM2 10-03-2019, 07:44 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 10,009
Posted By PGW_Steve
Paul Mole did the underweighted 22 mag...

Paul Mole did the underweighted 22 mag conversions. At the time, I saw how he did it and did one of my own, it actually worked. I still have almost all of the components for it. Shortly after I did...
Forum: 17 WSM 08-15-2019, 12:55 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,503
Posted By PGW_Steve
I picked up a box but haven't shot it yet. It has...

I picked up a box but haven't shot it yet. It has all the characteristics of Winchester made ammo in regards to packaging and the grey tip for the 25gr load. It was a couple dollars less than WW so I...
Forum: Rifle 05-24-2019, 09:59 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,464
Posted By PGW_Steve
I know 69's work with 1-9, but I haven't tried...

I know 69's work with 1-9, but I haven't tried 77's, this was in a 527 Ebony BTW.

I'll check the balance point on the MTR when I get home later.
Forum: Rifle 05-24-2019, 01:16 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,464
Posted By PGW_Steve
I've got one in 6.5 Grendel and I love it. Even...

I've got one in 6.5 Grendel and I love it. Even as a lefty, the stock is usable, it would be great for a right handed shooter. As the literature states, it is NOT a set trigger like all the other...
Forum: CZ / Brno 04-23-2019, 11:32 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,776
Posted By PGW_Steve
I wonder what lines they will actually produce...

I wonder what lines they will actually produce there? Hopefully their business model allows for a custom shop. Nothing extreme, but slight variations and combos of parts and the ability to get higher...
Forum: .17HM2 04-23-2019, 11:27 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 18,534
Posted By PGW_Steve
I'll pick one up when they come out with a...

I'll pick one up when they come out with a laminate stock version, I won't buy another plastic one after a Bmag….

Eric, you mention in your link about 'why no WSM'. I think it is a lot easier than...
Forum: CZ / Brno 04-17-2019, 09:05 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,414
Posted By PGW_Steve
Firstly, I'm in Canada.... I found a NIB...

Firstly, I'm in Canada....

I found a NIB .22LR and it is a sweet shooter, I put a Williams peep on it and took the ladder sight off.

I then scored a 17HMR which up here seemed like a very rare...
Forum: Rifle 04-03-2019, 12:36 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,154
Posted By PGW_Steve
I've got one in 6.5 Grendel, it's a great...

I've got one in 6.5 Grendel, it's a great shooter! I've seen the .223 ones up here for sale, but not a .222. It's too bad the .223 version didn't have a 1-8 or even 1-7 twist. It's a bit limited for...
Forum: .17HM2 03-31-2019, 09:48 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 10,009
Posted By PGW_Steve
Thanks for posting, I'm planning on doing some...

Thanks for posting, I'm planning on doing some weighting mods on mine. What is tungsten like to machine? Do you need ceramic or diamond tooling?

The 15.5 NTX tumbles out of a Lilja barrel I have...
Forum: CZ / Brno 03-26-2019, 01:19 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,964
Posted By PGW_Steve
I've got a 16" and 20.5" MTR and they are both...

I've got a 16" and 20.5" MTR and they are both threaded 1/2-20 with nice factory knurled caps. I have a 6.5 Grendel MTR and it is threaded too, but I think it's metric.
Forum: CZ / Brno 03-26-2019, 01:16 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,566
Posted By PGW_Steve
I don't have pics handy but I did five, 5 shot...

I don't have pics handy but I did five, 5 shot groups with a 16" and a 20.5" MTR at 50 yards, bipod and rear bag only. The first four groups were with Std Plus and the last Centre X.

16" average...
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