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  1. BOSS brake - muzzle end is on the right.

    BOSS brake - muzzle end is on the right.
  2. Almost forgot....

    One final example of a muzzle brake - the Browning BOSS tuner. Original units were composed of a large diameter cylinder, tapped on two ends, with 4 sets of 8 holes drilled "radially". (32 hole...
  3. Really? Appears the US Army failed to take...

    Really?

    Appears the US Army failed to take your advice. Early Stryker MGS units had multiport (multiple hole) brakes on the ends of their muzzles. Apparently, current generation units have...
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    From Berger's FAQ at...

    From Berger's FAQ at https://bergerbullets.com/information/faq-frequently-asked-questions/


    Hope this helps.
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    Good enough for McMillan Fiberglass stocks to use...

    Good enough for McMillan Fiberglass stocks to use for bedding rifles. Have a match conditioned M1 rifle bedded with it too - hasn't needed bedding work in 10 years. Is this info you were seeking? ...
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    Believe one intent of the ladder test was to...

    Believe one intent of the ladder test was to quantify the effect of case volume on bullet performance downrange. IIRC, the conclusion was given a case of uniform external dimensions to its kin, but...
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    Berger Southwest Nationals long range match (not...

    Berger Southwest Nationals long range match (not a benchrest event) in Phoenix starts on Thursday, Wednesday's event is 3x 600 yard matches (mid-range), which is not part of the long range aggregate....
  8. Thread: 7br?

    by Asa Yam
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    History of the 7BR: "The cartridge was...

    History of the 7BR:

    "The cartridge was developed for the Unlimited Class in the sport of Metallic silhouette shooting.";
    "As a hunting cartridge it is adequate for smaller deer species and...
  9. Ahhh, Sikorsky Skycrane. Yet another "military...

    Ahhh, Sikorsky Skycrane. Yet another "military surplus" product, making a significant impact in the civilian world. Now produced for the commercial market by Erickson...
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    Bottom line for any load is "how goes it group?" ...

    Bottom line for any load is "how goes it group?" In another shooting sport (long range highpower), there was s discussion about using AA-2520 for 1000 yard loads for an international competition. ...
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    Am curious - what ever happened with hydroforming...

    Am curious - what ever happened with hydroforming cases? (Hydraulic case forming.) A bit messy, but once the rig is complete, the amount of wear on the "barrel" is minimal "per shot". Best of all,...
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    Al, .510 Whisper? Or something similar w/...

    Al,

    .510 Whisper? Or something similar w/ slightly different casing dimensions?
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/.510_Whisper
  13. In no order: Varget; IMR-4895; H4895; ...

    In no order:

    Varget;
    IMR-4895;
    H4895;
    Reloder 15
    N140;
    N150;
    N540;
    IMR-4064.
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    Not all primers are correctly seated in casings. ...

    Not all primers are correctly seated in casings. How does one load a deformed one into an unmodified casing? The only other option is to burn the primers - carefully. Primers in a fire have the...
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    Disposing of Live Primers

    This is a topic which brings about a lot of discussion on how to do it. For the record, the following methods DO NOT WORK:

    Soaking the primer in oil, and;
    Soaking the primer in water.
    ...
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    If you can wait for an answer....

    I know Middleton Tompkins and Creighton were friends. Seem to recall that Mid said he had fired BR matches on occasion (and won a few), not sure if Creighton did. Will try to remember to ask Mid in...
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    Ben Avery has ranges for: Archery; ...

    Ben Avery has ranges for:

    Archery;
    Benchrest;
    Pistol;
    Silhouette;
    Highpower (out to 1000 yards);
    Shotgun.

    Just finished shooting in a 3 day long Palma match on the 1000 yard range. ...
  18. Al, In the post I viewed, the caliber was not...

    Al,

    In the post I viewed, the caliber was not listed, but load data was. Note the original post was edited to add the cartridge AFTER I asked.


    Worker,

    Nice group!
  19. Caliber?

    Caliber?
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    Accurate Powders Recall Notice

    All,

    Found this on the Accurate Powders website ( www.accuratepowder.com/ )
  21. Thread: Barrel life

    by Asa Yam
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    Barrel erosion. Think about it - powder burns at...

    Barrel erosion. Think about it - powder burns at over 5000 F, despite the burn lasting for .8 microseconds (best guess) or so. As the gas expands, temperature drops. Still, the first 3 inches of...
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    From...

    From https://www.leupold.com/scopes/rifle-scopes/competition-series-45x45mm

    They make two models. One is 2" long, the other is 4" long. The 2" version shows as not being available for sale.
    ...
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    Top stock is wood, not fiberglass. It is similar...

    Top stock is wood, not fiberglass. It is similar to that found on an 40x .22 rifle, though the bottom of the stock appears different (not inletted for the drop-plate magazine box.) The long oval in...
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    Plusses: Overbuilt. Originally built for .50...

    Plusses:

    Overbuilt. Originally built for .50 BMG shooting (SEAL Team contract). One remark often made about these units is the can be used to drive nails - Leupold may actually have done so in...
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    http://ironsightinc.com/

    http://ironsightinc.com/
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