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    Beautiful! Precision Shooting Magazine ran an...

    Beautiful! Precision Shooting Magazine ran an article on the recreation of Billy Dixon's famous shot. Well worth the read if you can source the article. -Al
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    Nez, the Howa bottom metal isn't as wonky as the...

    Nez, the Howa bottom metal isn't as wonky as the 700's factory BDL stuff, but be sure to take a good look at what happens when you attach the bottom metal. I normally bed it to the stock, also.

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    The Northern Plains (South Dakota, specifically)...

    The Northern Plains (South Dakota, specifically) isn't exactly the "...far nor'east". :rolleyes:

    The $79.95 pricing wasn't at "...one store". Two (2) stores. A bigger outlet and a great...
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    I don't know about that. After picking up primers...

    I don't know about that. After picking up primers today, I grabbed up two tickets to one my daughter's dance performances....that was $78. Figure another $40 for coffees, a couple desserts and a tip...
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    You can buy 205M and 210M from two different...

    You can buy 205M and 210M from two different places right now....today...in my little town on the Northern Plains for $79.95/1000.

    I might have done just that earlier in the day. ;) -Al
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    Lookin' good so far! :) -Al

    Lookin' good so far! :) -Al
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    Component availablity

    Was glad to see some more components at my local shop today....N120, N133, Federal 205M and 210M primers on the shelf with extra stock in the back room. Even a goodly supply of Lapua cases...223,...
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    An interesting Savage 99 project

    Well...here's something completely different. My good pal Randy Robinett has been on the lookout for a decent shooter grade Savage 99 in 250 Savage for quite a while. He recently snagged one complete...
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    Loads listed in any loading manual are generally...

    Loads listed in any loading manual are generally developed for the few factory rifles or rebarreled and lightly modified factory guns chambered for the PPC. As such, these loads will conform to...
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    A bit better pic. My go-to Kodak finally bit the...

    A bit better pic. My go-to Kodak finally bit the dust so I'm learning the ways of a new Nikon D5300 SLR. This was shot in a heavy, dark overcast. I strayed too far into areas that require actual...
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    I'm very sorry to hear of your family's loss, Al....

    I'm very sorry to hear of your family's loss, Al. Hoping the warm memories help the healing.

    This song always thrashes me around more than a bit. But it's worth it.

    "Enjoy every...
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    The 'Lazy Leopard' lives.

    This is the recoil-lugged Panda 30BR project I've been working on. Today was a perfect day to test with winds under 12-13 mph, although they were from 5-7 o'clock. Our range faces S-SE and this wind...
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    Yes. I just did some 5/16-22 tpi (non British)...

    Yes. I just did some 5/16-22 tpi (non British) threads for a special bedding project. Subtle changes can make quite a difference.

    Good shootin'. - Al
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    Jackie, I broke the barrel loose and went back on...

    Jackie, I broke the barrel loose and went back on with it. Using a fine point surgical marker to make the reference points, I took it from as tight as I could make it with my hand and then torqued...
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    Great...they will help more than you can imagine....

    Great...they will help more than you can imagine. :cool: Taper the bottoms of the guide pins so they don't grab the sleeves as they go through. A wrap of blue painters tape can also be helpful. -Al
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    1.250 HV contour. -Al

    1.250 HV contour. -Al
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    Fitted this new barrel to my Panda project today....

    Fitted this new barrel to my Panda project today. The first witness mark is where it comes up tight by hand. The second mark is 100 lbs. lbs/ft. of torque.

    Good shootin'. -Al
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    I certainly can see that scenario. As a gun moves...

    I certainly can see that scenario. As a gun moves in recoil, it's dissipating energy. When the gun weight is so high that it barely moves, the entire gun...every component...is absorbing the energy....
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    Same here. The question is...does it make a...

    Same here. The question is...does it make a difference?

    Good shootin'. -Al
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    I'm not a precision machinist but to see...

    I'm not a precision machinist but to see advancement on repeated barrel changes with 1.250 shoulder barrels at 150 lbs/ft of torque, something else must be going on....thread fit, action face to...
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    Now that's something I haven't seen before! :eek:...

    Now that's something I haven't seen before! :eek: -Al
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    Good advice from Dave, per usual. Ditch...

    Good advice from Dave, per usual.

    Ditch the magazine, spring and follower right away when trouble shooting this stuff. After that, take a look to make sure the bottom of the recoil lug is...
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    Nez, If you've bedded rifles before with good...

    Nez, If you've bedded rifles before with good results, you should have no problems doing these. They have a couple of quirks but all types do. The couple I've done were conventional stocks...not...
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    The final step was to make the blind rear action...

    The final step was to make the blind rear action screw hole a 'through' hole. Stan Ware had done this on my previous Kodiak and Pandas and it's a worthwhile modification to make. You get rid of the...
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    Thank you for all you did, Mr. Berger. ...

    Thank you for all you did, Mr. Berger.

    God's blessing and comfort to his family and friends.
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