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Forum: Black Powder
Yesterday, 01:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 103
Posted By edmehlig

That 80gr of Swiss 2F has been a fantastic load...

That 80gr of Swiss 2F has been a fantastic load for many 50cal MLís
Forum: Reloading
04-08-2023, 05:06 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 261
Posted By edmehlig

How does one choose a powder

Just curious as to how one chooses the best powder from the list of powders that are listed in a reloading manual to start off with in reloading for a particular cartridge. In the past when powders...
Forum: Black Powder
03-08-2023, 02:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 431
Posted By edmehlig

I can't blame you! I'm sure it will be a...

I can't blame you! I'm sure it will be a shooter and will be the pride of your collection.
03-02-2023, 04:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,357
Posted By edmehlig

Generally, I have my scopes set at the lowest...

Generally, I have my scopes set at the lowest setting which is either 2.5 or 3X when I'm hunting here in PA where most of my shots are under 75 yds. This will give you the most field of view should...
Forum: Black Powder
01-18-2023, 03:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 529
Posted By edmehlig

Clem, I have no information that can confirm one...

Clem, I have no information that can confirm one way or the other what is best. I have never fired Lubed wads as I was told years ago that it COULD POSSIBLY contaminate the powder and prevent it...
01-17-2023, 12:33 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 624
Posted By edmehlig

I love shooting my ML's at the range especially...

I love shooting my ML's at the range especially when the wind blows the smoke back in my face. COUGH, COUGH, COUGH LOL
01-13-2023, 01:40 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 624
Posted By edmehlig

I got to get my Flintlock Deerstalker out more...

I got to get my Flintlock Deerstalker out more often. Ever since I started shooting my White's and Renegades, it has sat in the back of the safe. SIGH
Forum: Black Powder
01-08-2023, 05:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 644
Posted By edmehlig

Thank You! I'm hoping if I fully retire this...

Thank You! I'm hoping if I fully retire this April, I'll be able to do a lot more shooting with my 45 & 50 Cal Renegades as well as my Flintlock Lyman Deerstalker.
Forum: Black Powder
01-05-2023, 01:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 644
Posted By edmehlig

Clem, I know how you feel. I came down with RSV...

Clem, I know how you feel. I came down with RSV and with the Sarcodois in my lungs, the coughing took at least six weeks to go away.
Forum: Black Powder
12-21-2022, 05:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 581
Posted By edmehlig

That's an idea, but not having the proper tools...

That's an idea, but not having the proper tools etc. I may opt to have a reliable gunsmith do it for me.
Forum: Black Powder
11-24-2022, 03:36 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 581
Posted By edmehlig

I just acquired a left handed 50cal Tc Renegade....

I just acquired a left handed 50cal Tc Renegade. Iíve yet to shoot it, but I wish I could also find a 54 cal bbl for it.
Forum: Black Powder
11-17-2022, 10:18 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 569
Posted By edmehlig

Its amazing how our old hunting clothes shrink...

Its amazing how our old hunting clothes shrink over the years! :wink:
Forum: Black Powder
11-14-2022, 06:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 534
Posted By edmehlig

Way to go Van! Next time Iíd like to see a buck...

Way to go Van! Next time Iíd like to see a buck taken with one of my conicals . Lol
Forum: Guns
10-13-2022, 01:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 944
Posted By edmehlig

Clem, my 280Rem has done everything I could ask...

Clem, my 280Rem has done everything I could ask it to do. I took it to South Africa and shot a large Zebra and Kudu at about 230yds plus with Barnes 150gr bullets. The Zebra died within 40 yds and...
Forum: Black Powder
09-22-2022, 04:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 690
Posted By edmehlig

Clem, like you I was going to try and shoot the...

Clem, like you I was going to try and shoot the Saboted 40x200gr Lehigh bullets he sent me. I hope to get to the range tomorrow morning at 8. Can't wait to see how these bullets shoot.
Forum: Black Powder
09-17-2022, 07:32 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 719
Posted By edmehlig

Mike, I feel your pain. The farm I have access...

Mike, I feel your pain. The farm I have access to just cut down a bunch of trees right where we always hunted, including the trees we had our treestands in. So we are not very hopeful this year.
Forum: Black Powder
09-16-2022, 04:18 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,604
Posted By edmehlig

My grandson use to shoot 50 & 55 gr of 777-3F...

My grandson use to shoot 50 & 55 gr of 777-3F with my 350gr conical. Man talk about a mild recoil. He loved it, but the deer at 60 yds or less hated it.
Forum: Black Powder
09-16-2022, 03:08 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 586
Posted By edmehlig

Hey, what are friends for?? :happy0001:

Hey, what are friends for?? :happy0001:
Forum: Black Powder
09-13-2022, 03:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 586
Posted By edmehlig

.458 260gr Controlled Fracturing Bullets

Sabotloader sent me some of his Lehigh Defense .458 240gr Controlled Fracturing bullets to try. I sized them with my .452 Lee sizing die. I went to the range and put up three targets one on top of...
Forum: Black Powder
09-13-2022, 02:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 719
Posted By edmehlig

Well, I cast my own bullets for my 45 cal ML's. ...

Well, I cast my own bullets for my 45 cal ML's. I shoot either Swiss 2F or 3F and 777-3F. I have approximately 300 Musket Caps and about the same in #11 caps. So for this year, I'm in good shape. ...
09-04-2022, 02:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 975
Posted By edmehlig

I didn't know how to post a picture of it so I...

I didn't know how to post a picture of it so I hope the attachment works for you.
09-04-2022, 01:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 975
Posted By edmehlig

Targets I use

See the attached for the target I use. Each square is 1/2" . You need a color laser or inkjet printer if you want to print it out in color. It is in MS Word format.

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Forum: Black Powder
09-01-2022, 01:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 731
Posted By edmehlig

As usual Great Shooting Mike! If they ever ban...

As usual Great Shooting Mike! If they ever ban shooting lead, I'm going to give them a try with my 451 White's.
Forum: Reloading
08-11-2022, 12:33 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,396
Posted By edmehlig

So again looking at the various powders for a...

So again looking at the various powders for a selected cartridge in a reloading manual, how does one decide on which powder will/should give you the best accuracy ?
Forum: Reloading
08-11-2022, 01:20 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,396
Posted By edmehlig

So by eliminating powders that are not...

So by eliminating powders that are not temperature sensitive, do you go by what powder gives you the highest velocity, or by the least amount of powder to give you near the highest velocity in...
Forum: Reloading
08-10-2022, 01:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,396
Posted By edmehlig

I'm just curious how one decides on which powder...

I'm just curious how one decides on which powder to choose from looking at the reloading manuals as to which one may provide you with the best accuracy? Granted each rifle is different, but there...
Forum: Black Powder
08-10-2022, 01:18 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,604
Posted By edmehlig

That's what I'm afraid of. :happy0157: Maybe I...

That's what I'm afraid of. :happy0157: Maybe I should not retire then? At least I'll get paid for my work. LOL
Forum: Reloading
08-09-2022, 11:15 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,396
Posted By edmehlig

How to select a powder?

If limited to buying several powders how do you decide which powder would be the best one for you? Do you go by what powder gives you the highest velocity, or by the least amount of powder to give...
Forum: Black Powder
08-09-2022, 11:10 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,604
Posted By edmehlig

Hopefully Iíll be leaving my part time job in a...

Hopefully Iíll be leaving my part time job in a few months and that will give me more time to make smoke. God it felt great to get out the other day abd shoot several of my White Mzlís. Now when I...
Forum: Black Powder
07-30-2022, 02:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,061
Posted By edmehlig

They may not like hunting and that extra body...

They may not like hunting and that extra body scent may scare away the animals. Plus they may find it boring if you don’t see anything and you may need to buy them boots and clothing. I would say...
07-25-2022, 03:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,431
Posted By edmehlig

91% Isopropyl alcohol works great for me as well.

91% Isopropyl alcohol works great for me as well.
Forum: Black Powder
07-12-2022, 12:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,449
Posted By edmehlig

Mike I hear you about shooting the 45. I sold my...

Mike I hear you about shooting the 45. I sold my White UltraMag in 50cal because I never shot it much. Those 465gr conicals shoot great for me also. But for hunting with the range being mostly 75...
Forum: Black Powder
07-12-2022, 12:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,449
Posted By edmehlig

Love the sisters on the bottom. I have the same...

Love the sisters on the bottom. I have the same sister on top but without the scope.
07-06-2022, 04:11 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,158
Posted By edmehlig

Clem, that would work just fine. I sight my ML's...

Clem, that would work just fine. I sight my ML's to be dead on at 75yds. Generally, my bullets hit about 1.5-2" high at 50 and about the same but low at 100. I carry one of those old portable...
Forum: Black Powder
07-04-2022, 06:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 718
Posted By edmehlig

That's what I did and would do. You can always...

That's what I did and would do. You can always make the bullet smaller but not larger.
Forum: Black Powder
07-04-2022, 08:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 718
Posted By edmehlig

Clem, that's about what mine came out as well. ...

Clem, that's about what mine came out as well. When I size them with the .452 sizing die they feel like they are hardly being sized. Some of my older White rifles and my GM LRH bbl prefer bullets...
06-20-2022, 01:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,158
Posted By edmehlig

Clem, I agree, I would do the same.

Clem, I agree, I would do the same.
Forum: Blades
05-14-2022, 06:06 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,779
Posted By edmehlig

Any clip-point knives? Being dumb on the...

Any clip-point knives? Being dumb on the advantages between clip vs drop point knives can you enlighten me?
Forum: Black Powder
05-12-2022, 01:22 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,715
Posted By edmehlig

I wonder if he hooked up with Idaholewis?

I wonder if he hooked up with Idaholewis?
Forum: Black Powder
05-08-2022, 02:54 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,604
Posted By edmehlig

Guess not. :rolleye0011:

Guess not. :rolleye0011:
Forum: Black Powder
05-07-2022, 05:42 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,604
Posted By edmehlig

Am I one of the good guys?:biggrin:

Am I one of the good guys?:biggrin:
Forum: Reloading
05-06-2022, 06:42 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,060
Posted By edmehlig

Yep, and less of a hassle! :biggrin:

Yep, and less of a hassle! :biggrin:
05-01-2022, 06:10 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,997
Posted By edmehlig

For Hunting from Treestands, you may want to look...

For Hunting from Treestands, you may want to look at the Lyman Deerstalker!
Forum: Black Powder
03-27-2022, 05:56 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 741
Posted By edmehlig

Enjoy the warm weather down there Clem, it's not...

Enjoy the warm weather down there Clem, it's not so warm up here!
Forum: Reloading
02-24-2022, 05:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,417
Posted By edmehlig

Thanks for the reply.

Thanks for the reply.
Forum: Reloading
02-23-2022, 11:37 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,417
Posted By edmehlig

Any difference in performance with the H4831 and...

Any difference in performance with the H4831 and the 4831SC?
Forum: Gunsmithing
01-15-2022, 04:18 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,457
Posted By edmehlig

Me Too! I'd be cursing myself out!

Me Too! I'd be cursing myself out!
Forum: Northeast
12-13-2021, 06:03 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,502
Posted By edmehlig

Same here didn't see a deer all season. I'm...

Same here didn't see a deer all season. I'm praying I at least see something during our late ML season
Forum: Black Powder
12-09-2021, 09:53 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,474
Posted By edmehlig

Tom, is that ML in production? If so do you have...

Tom, is that ML in production? If so do you have a link?
Forum: Black Powder
10-29-2021, 04:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 866
Posted By edmehlig

Clem, same here. I had corn up to the edge of...

Clem, same here. I had corn up to the edge of the woods I was hunting. Got down as I could hardly see the green fiber optic front sight and it was no longer legal hunting time. As I passed the...
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