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Forum: RFC Community Forum 07-21-2021, 09:03 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,732
Posted By PigButtons
I blame it on the push made to go to the metric...

I blame it on the push made to go to the metric system. They read pounds on the documentation but were thinking Kilos. 16.5 Kilos was about what was loaded.

As far as what would have happened if...
Forum: RFC Community Forum 07-19-2021, 12:44 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,091
Posted By PigButtons
You can pay a cleaning service to do your house...

You can pay a cleaning service to do your house work; people will pay you to shoot your guns. It's all about the cash flow.
Forum: Open Rimfire 07-17-2021, 10:14 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,276
Posted By PigButtons
There are a number of sites that this is more...

There are a number of sites that this is more common on. The one I frequent is Accurate Shooter dot com.

The answer to your question as stated here is yes... with caveats that those who do that...
Forum: Open Rimfire 07-16-2021, 08:35 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,276
Posted By PigButtons
eflyguy, you might want to recheck your SAAMI...

eflyguy, you might want to recheck your SAAMI spec sheets as in post #2 above, 22lr is 0.002" smaller in both bore an grooves than the 22WMR.
Forum: Open Rimfire 07-16-2021, 08:21 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,276
Posted By PigButtons
Hey Stan, You did the right thing and asked...

Hey Stan,

You did the right thing and asked before you just tried to wing it. When I was at about your post level many years ago I asked a similar question: "Can I shoot 22lr in my 22WMR rifle. I...
Forum: Open Rimfire 07-16-2021, 05:12 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,276
Posted By PigButtons
At the risk of being seen to respond to this...

At the risk of being seen to respond to this thread here goes:

DON'T DO IT! The barrel diameter is not the same, the 22lr barrel is not rated for 22WMR pressures. You are looking to have a trip to...
Forum: RFC Community Forum 07-15-2021, 10:35 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 2,325
Posted By PigButtons
Dear Flabby, I have about six boxes of Wolf...

Dear Flabby,

I have about six boxes of Wolf Match Target from the 1990's to pay for your advice; my question is what is the best 22lr? I want to hunt, shoot benchrest, and use it for self defense....
Forum: Model 37/40X 07-10-2021, 09:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 781
Posted By PigButtons
:yeahthat: After all, It is a rare thing to...

:yeahthat:

After all, It is a rare thing to shoot out a barrel on a 22lr. So keep it clean, shoot it for fun, make yourself smile, and keep us updated so we can share in your good fortune.
Forum: Reloading 07-10-2021, 09:47 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 441
Posted By PigButtons
Well the good news is that I easily found a good...

Well the good news is that I easily found a good load using Accurate TCM this afternoon. PPU fire formed cases, Federal 100 SPP, Hornady's 55gn Soft Point/Spire Point/ Boat Tail, TCM 9.6gn. At 50...
Forum: Reloading 07-10-2021, 09:27 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 441
Posted By PigButtons
The K is still a wildcat so there is no SAMMI...

The K is still a wildcat so there is no SAMMI spec, but most increase the capacity by about 1 grain. The capacity isn't the most significant change however, the improved shape has more effect than...
Forum: RFC Community Forum 07-09-2021, 05:15 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 713
Posted By PigButtons
BoilerJack22, i feel your pain of being on the...

BoilerJack22, i feel your pain of being on the outside looking in. Since that other brew is Top Secret, try 1 part Rattle Snake venom and two parts Eye of Newt. Just make sure not to get any on...
Forum: Reloading 07-09-2021, 04:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 441
Posted By PigButtons
Thanks for the link. I read about the first three...

Thanks for the link. I read about the first three pages and after that the thread gets hijacked but before that happens there is a wealth of info on LilGun and how it reacts to different case fill...
Forum: Reloading 07-08-2021, 05:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 441
Posted By PigButtons
Thanks to all for the input. I'll definitely look...

Thanks to all for the input. I'll definitely look into your suggestions.
Forum: Reloading 07-07-2021, 09:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 441
Posted By PigButtons
Temperature sensitivity of Lil'Gun

Last winter I worked up a load for my 22K Hornet using Lil'Gun, average temps during testing were about 40*. Took some out to shoot a few days ago and temps were in the 90s. I was getting flattened...
Forum: Open Rimfire 07-07-2021, 05:52 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,187
Posted By PigButtons
I had a thread on another site asking what other...

I had a thread on another site asking what other uses people found for their bore scope and some of the answers were very interesting. Here's a few.

Looking in a drain to see the clog.
looking...
Forum: Open Rimfire 07-07-2021, 05:46 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,187
Posted By PigButtons
A lot of what you see in a factory barrel is...

A lot of what you see in a factory barrel is machining marks left by the tooling. The poc-marks are probably the result of rust but could just as well be from metal defects made worse by the hot...
Forum: RFC Community Forum 07-07-2021, 05:24 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 1,963
Posted By PigButtons
Ahh yes, the joys of country living in the West...

Ahh yes, the joys of country living in the West back in the old days.
Forum: RFC Community Forum 07-07-2021, 05:20 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 1,963
Posted By PigButtons
The wife had one just the other day and I had to...

The wife had one just the other day and I had to drive into town to change it. She had made it to a quiet residential street so that was good. But it got me thinking about the spare in our Acura TLX...
Forum: RFC Community Forum 07-05-2021, 01:29 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,062
Posted By PigButtons
The whole of the broken justice system is the...

The whole of the broken justice system is the pointy end of the spear in the Cloward–Piven_strategy (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cloward–Piven_strategy)

The plan of the devils to overwhelm the...
Forum: RFC Community Forum 07-05-2021, 01:16 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 750
Posted By PigButtons
That's funny right there, I don't care who you...

That's funny right there, I don't care who you are. (Stolen form Larry the Cable Guy)
Forum: Mark II 07-05-2021, 01:08 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 897
Posted By PigButtons
Get a Teslong bore scope. Best money you'll ever...

Get a Teslong bore scope. Best money you'll ever spend in your gun hobby. Then all of the cleaning questions can be answered with a quick check and even inserting a spent case and looking from the...
Forum: Rifle 07-05-2021, 01:01 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,933
Posted By PigButtons
So what are you waiting for Brother? We need to...

So what are you waiting for Brother? We need to know how it shoots! Share the Love.:D
Forum: Ruger - Other 06-30-2021, 09:53 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 735
Posted By PigButtons
That's the kind of thing I might do, so I don't...

That's the kind of thing I might do, so I don't remove bolts anymore. That and if I get distracted between bolt removal and putting it where it belongs it might be years before I find it again.
Forum: RFC Community Forum 06-29-2021, 11:07 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,063
Posted By PigButtons
Yea, people that live in "civilization" find it...

Yea, people that live in "civilization" find it impossible to believe that more than half of the road milage in the U.S. is unpaved. They don't see them so they don't exist. Be grateful that your...
Forum: .22 Ammunition (S-L-LR) 06-27-2021, 12:37 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 10,695
Posted By PigButtons
maybe it's my location or the people I choose to...

maybe it's my location or the people I choose to let shoot on my private range, but most of them are obsessed with accuracy. One older gentleman was so upset with 1" groups at 50yards with his 10/22...
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