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Forum: Guns
07-27-2021, 03:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 437
Posted By CZ2506

AR 15 scope mount

I want to mount a Konus red dot on a 450 Bushmaster upper. The Konus has an intragal Picatinny base. Looking for a Pic x Pic mounting platform. Any suggestions?
Forum: Guns
05-02-2016, 09:37 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,029
Posted By CZ2506

I've wondered about that when I compare the...

I've wondered about that when I compare the Hodgdon number for the 25 WSSM to the 25-06 Rem. With a 117 gr bullet from a 24" bbl the WSSM has almost identical velocity to the 25-06 using 10% less...
Forum: Guns
09-15-2015, 03:51 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,258
Posted By CZ2506

I put Timney springs in my A-bolt several years...

I put Timney springs in my A-bolt several years ago. There were 2 or 3 springs in the package, all different tensions. I tried all of them and settled on the one the felt best. A 2 lb spring in your...
Forum: Gunsmithing
07-29-2015, 08:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 6,521
Posted By CZ2506

Thanks for the feedback. I was leaning toward...

Thanks for the feedback. I was leaning toward re-barreling. I tried out some new rifles this weekend, and none of them really felt as comfortable as my Browning. But I've been shooting it for 25...
Forum: Gunsmithing
07-15-2015, 09:01 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 6,521
Posted By CZ2506

New barrel for a Browning A-bolt.

In the last few years the OAL of 117gr SST's for my 25-06 Rem has increased about .200", so I'm pretty sure the throat is eroding. Groups have opened up to 1.5-2 MOA. I'm debating whether to...
Forum: Guns
05-17-2014, 04:50 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,672
Posted By CZ2506

150 yds isn't really way out there. i doubt i'd...

150 yds isn't really way out there. i doubt i'd need a 12x scope to see a woodchuck. probably stay with a 4x fixed.
But here's the thing. I went to order the CZ455 and the guy asked me if I reload....
Forum: Guns
05-15-2014, 01:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,672
Posted By CZ2506

I went with the CZ 455 Varmint. Should have it in...

I went with the CZ 455 Varmint. Should have it in a few weeks. Not sure what I'm going to put on it for a scope.
Forum: Guns
05-08-2014, 12:21 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,672
Posted By CZ2506

Advice on .22 WMR

I'm going to get a 22 mag this summer. So far, I've only looked at 3 models. CZ 455, Ruger American and Browning T-Bolt.
The CZ is the best looking gun, but I don't care for the safety, and I've...
Forum: Guns
04-29-2014, 10:14 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,624
Posted By CZ2506

Are you sure the scopes are focused for their...

Are you sure the scopes are focused for their eyes and not yours? I assume that your profile pic is one of your boys, and I notice he is wearing glasses. I wore glasses when I was a kid and also...
Forum: Guns
03-10-2014, 01:09 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,718
Posted By CZ2506

If that $41 + tax had been invested in a savings...

If that $41 + tax had been invested in a savings account in 1971, at 5% interest it would currently be worth about $350. Assume the average cost of a box of .22LR at $0.50 and you went through 1 box...
Forum: Guns
12-31-2013, 03:16 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 9,849
Posted By CZ2506

Bought a new Browning A-Bolt years ago. misfired...

Bought a new Browning A-Bolt years ago. misfired about every 4th round. Firing pin put a dent in the primers, but it wasn't striking very hard. Took it apart, cleaned it up and never had a problem...
11-21-2013, 12:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,221
Posted By CZ2506

[QUOTE=Ridge Runner;4096011] if you moved them...

[QUOTE=Ridge Runner;4096011] if you moved them every week, they would move better, RR[/QUOTE

I don't get them moved every week, but as often as possible. 20 left, 20 up, 20 right, 20 down. If...
11-21-2013, 12:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,262
Posted By CZ2506

+1. Ugly is right.

+1. Ugly is right.
Forum: Guns
11-21-2013, 12:18 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,683
Posted By CZ2506

Never tried it with buckshot, but I used to...

Never tried it with buckshot, but I used to gather up old tires and make some cardboard inserts. I'd get someone to roll them down a long hill and practice with my 30-30 and .44 lever guns. Pretty...
Forum: Reloading
10-25-2013, 03:28 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,563
Posted By CZ2506

Thanks hookeye. I've run compressed loads before...

Thanks hookeye. I've run compressed loads before in my 25-06, but those are always at the high end. Just seem odd to have a starting load that is compressed.

I think i figured out why I can't get...
Forum: Reloading
10-23-2013, 05:27 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,563
Posted By CZ2506

.44 Mag case capacity. Compressed?

I want to start reloading 44 mag for both rifle and handgun. Started last night with H 4227 powder and Hornady 225 FTX.
Load data I could find ranged from 22-24 grains of powder, but I would have...
09-24-2013, 12:51 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 536
Posted By CZ2506

New scope for the Anaconda

I put the Leupold 2x20 on my Anaconda last weekend. I used some old 240JHP factory loads to sight in and was able to hold about 2-1/2" at 50 yards. Going to load some 225FTX, 240JHP and 300gr cast...
09-06-2013, 06:03 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 939
Posted By CZ2506

Big Uncle, I'm probably going to go with the...

Big Uncle, I'm probably going to go with the Leupold. I'd already looked at it in a store, and I kept trying to tell myself that the picture wasn't that much better than the Nikon or Burris. In the...
09-06-2013, 04:35 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 939
Posted By CZ2506

I was afraid someone was going to say that. Oh...

I was afraid someone was going to say that. Oh well, it's only money. They print more every day.
09-05-2013, 01:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 939
Posted By CZ2506

Handgun scope

I want to put a scope on my Colt Anaconda. I've never shot a handgun with a scope other than a Red dot. My thoughts are:
1) I don't need a lot of magnification. 2x
2) the fixed power seem to be a...
Forum: Reloading
08-26-2013, 09:45 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,247
Posted By CZ2506

I don't think there is a problem with buying a...

I don't think there is a problem with buying a progressive right out of the chute, but don't try to use it as a progressive until you have some experience. I started with a Dillon RL550. Used it as a...
Forum: Guns
04-04-2013, 10:16 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,181
Posted By CZ2506

Have you got a black powder gun in the safe? The...

Have you got a black powder gun in the safe? The sulpher smell can be hard to get off.
03-29-2013, 05:38 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 21,637
Posted By CZ2506

+1 I'll take high quality glass and a good...

+1

I'll take high quality glass and a good clean picture over extra magnification any day.
01-21-2013, 01:22 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 9,432
Posted By CZ2506

I like my Marlin 39A Golden. Made a bunch of...

I like my Marlin 39A Golden. Made a bunch of "speed loaders" out of bent aluminum arrows. Can refill the 18 round tube in less than 10 seconds. Can't imagine how many thousands of rounds have been...
09-21-2012, 06:40 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,774
Posted By CZ2506

fiber optic sights for Colt Anaconda

My aging eyes struggle with the standard iron sights on my Colt Anaconda. Had it drilled an tapped for a scope last year, but I didn't really like the long ey relief scopes. tried a red dot and it...
Forum: Guns
07-03-2012, 12:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,055
Posted By CZ2506

I bought the holster for my Colt Anaconda through...

I bought the holster for my Colt Anaconda through Pistol Packaging. They have some standard dimension rigs for different models/barrel lengths. But they can also customize for scopes. They have a...
Forum: Guns
07-03-2012, 12:36 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 5,826
Posted By CZ2506

Cut and pasted from Chuck Hawkes. He's more...

Cut and pasted from Chuck Hawkes. He's more articulate than I.

"Carrying straps are normally just a single length of material that attaches to the sling swivels at one end and loops through the...
Forum: Guns
07-03-2012, 09:08 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 5,826
Posted By CZ2506

Are you looking for a shooting sling or a carry...

Are you looking for a shooting sling or a carry strap?
Forum: Guns
06-26-2012, 03:29 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 10,200
Posted By CZ2506

Generally, an exposed hammer will let you fire...

Generally, an exposed hammer will let you fire single action. Which may allow for more accurate shooting, depending on the operator.
Forum: Guns
03-06-2012, 07:51 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,566
Posted By CZ2506

I've got a Lee-Remington chambered in 30-40Krag...

I've got a Lee-Remington chambered in 30-40Krag that was my Grandpa's. I think the original load for that round was 30-40-220 (30 cal, 40gr smokeless powder, 220 grain bullet). So I loaded some...
Forum: Guns
10-28-2011, 06:30 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,397
Posted By CZ2506

Practice will help, but only if you're practicing...

Practice will help, but only if you're practicing correct techniques. .270 should be a manageable caliber if you're shooting a gun that fits, and you're correctly positioned on the gun. Get someone...
Forum: Guns
02-24-2011, 12:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,143
Posted By CZ2506

Thanks RR, I'll give it a try. Beyond the...

Thanks RR, I'll give it a try.

Beyond the Greenhill formula mentioned above to determine optimum rate of twist, is there a calculation to determine optimum RPM for a bullet to stabilize?
Forum: Guns
02-24-2011, 04:29 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,143
Posted By CZ2506

Blackelk> is there any good way to determine an...

Blackelk> is there any good way to determine an unknown rate of twist, other than trying to count rotations of a land or groove and divide by barrel length? I'm never sure if I followed the same one...
Forum: Reloading
02-12-2011, 10:19 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,083
Posted By CZ2506

probably why he's not burning up barrels...

probably why he's not burning up barrels...
01-31-2011, 01:17 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 434
Posted By CZ2506

2010 Season highlights

This is a collection of video clips from our farm in mid michigan.

http://www.facebook.com/l.php?u=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.youtube.com%2Fwatch%3Fv%3DvM4KRfkDeKI%26feature%3Dplayer_detailpage&h=76b4c
01-25-2011, 08:52 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 29,962
Posted By CZ2506

Roger that. Don't forget it an AIMING device, not...

Roger that. Don't forget it an AIMING device, not a spotting scope. Many a woodchuck has fallen to my 25-06 at ranges out to 350yds. That's using a fixed 6x IOR (another outstanding scope in the high...
Forum: Guns
01-21-2011, 01:05 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,623
Posted By CZ2506

My son has a Ruger #1B in 25-06Rem. Brand new...

My son has a Ruger #1B in 25-06Rem. Brand new with factory ammo, he could keep it around 2 MOA out to 300yds. After break in and experimenting with handloads, he's got it down to 1-1/4 MOA at 300. No...
01-19-2011, 10:15 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 30,798
Posted By CZ2506

WLS-85: how far above the centerline of the...

WLS-85: how far above the centerline of the barrel is the centerline of the scope? It will vary with ring height, but typical for a 40mm scope is 1-3/8" to 1-1/2". When you sighted in at 40yds, were...
Forum: Reloading
01-18-2011, 11:30 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,970
Posted By CZ2506

As a rule of thumb, my A-Bolt 25-06 prefers...

As a rule of thumb, my A-Bolt 25-06 prefers heavier bullets and slower burning powder like H4831 or RE22. With lighter bullets you may want a faster burning powder.
Forum: Reloading
01-12-2011, 01:30 PM
Replies: 6
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Views: 1,235
Posted By CZ2506

The 117gr fly very nice out of my 25-06. A little...

The 117gr fly very nice out of my 25-06. A little explosive up close (<100yds), but good accuracy and terminal performance 250 yds+.
Forum: Reloading
01-07-2011, 03:57 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,105
Posted By CZ2506

"JMO - the chrono is the least understood, most...

"JMO - the chrono is the least understood, most intimidating (financially and mathematically) accessory that many average reloaders next to rule out. They're not that expensive (less than a digital...
Forum: Reloading
12-20-2010, 11:20 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,309
Posted By CZ2506

I've never felt comfortable reloading in a...

I've never felt comfortable reloading in a carpeted room. I always worry about static electricity. I reload in the basement. Concrete floor, workbench. Powder in original containers on an open shelf.
Forum: Reloading
12-13-2010, 05:28 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,091
Posted By CZ2506

Shotgun slug over pressure signs

I'm loading 50cal bullets in sabots for a break action H&R slug gun. Accuracy seems to improve with higher velocity. I'm already pushing max recommended powder. What are the signs of overpressure in...
Forum: Reloading
12-07-2010, 04:44 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 686
Posted By CZ2506

Have you looked at the BPI sabot componants for...

Have you looked at the BPI sabot componants for shotgun slugs? I'm having a little sucess (<=2moa) with the 12ga x 50cal sabot and 350gr 50 cal Hornady. I'm using 28-29gr of IMR PB powder. gas seal....
Forum: Guns
11-18-2010, 05:41 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 757
Posted By CZ2506

http://www.winchester.com/products/rifle-ammunitio...

http://www.winchester.com/products/rifle-ammunition/super-x/power-point/Pages/X30064.aspx
Forum: Reloading
11-18-2010, 04:22 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,840
Posted By CZ2506

I've just started loading 50cal 385grain hornady...

I've just started loading 50cal 385grain hornady bullets with BPI's 12ga x 50cal sabots. I'm hoping to come up with an accurate load. but I doubt I'll live long enough to save any money. Haven't shot...
11-15-2010, 11:48 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 584
Posted By CZ2506

Call me crazy, but..

Bought a Rossi 12ga break action slug gun. It came with a cheap little Tasco scope that had very little eye relief. First shot it hit me in the face. Glad I had my safety glasses on. So I was looking...
10-14-2010, 01:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 759
Posted By CZ2506

like BnB says, eye relief can be an issue. had it...

like BnB says, eye relief can be an issue. had it narrowed down to Meopta and IOR Valdada. went with the IOR.

http://www.valdada.com/product/997e0103-67ee-4854-821c-e21185432784.aspx

Both...
10-08-2010, 10:06 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 43,672
Posted By CZ2506

I've had good luck heating the end of the allen...

I've had good luck heating the end of the allen wrench with a torch then sticking it in the top of the screw. Let it set there for a few minutes then use a second wrench to turn the screw.
Forum: Reloading
09-29-2010, 06:12 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,025
Posted By CZ2506

I ordered some shotgun slug reloading componants...

I ordered some shotgun slug reloading componants from BPI. Gonna try the 12ga x 50cal sabots with 350gr & 500gr Hornady bullets.
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