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    Maggie’s What are you drinking right now!?

    4 roses single barrel over ice
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    How do you clean your brass?

    This is my current setup that works for me 1.deprime 2. 2-3 hours tumbled in stainless media. 3. dry on an old towel with a fan for couple of hours with a timer 4. size, trim, brass prep, etc 5. Since i still have my vibratory tumbler, i use corn cob to clean lube off the cases. 6. complete...
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    contaminated brass

    I agree with MUTT on this issue. only use cold tap water for tumbling and rinsing. The water here has a lot of dissolved minerals in it. Using only cold water my brass is clean and shiny even after a couple of weeks lying around. just my 0.02
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    77gr. smk powder recommendation.

    to answer previous post, Yes, I'm using cannelured version.
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    77gr. smk powder recommendation.

    I have all the powders you guys have listed except for blc-2 and the aa2520. Thanks for the input and info. I have some ladders to work up for my Noveske afghan.
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    77gr. smk powder recommendation.

    Just received a few 77 gr SMK's and loading for an AR-15 with 14.5 barrel. looking for a powder recommendation with this combo. any help would be appreciated.
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    Sidearms & Scatterguns 45 acp practice loads

    Re: 45 acp practice loads WST stands for Winchester Super Target. I use 4.6gr WST with a 185gr. Nosler jhp.
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    Short throat on factory Savage 10FCP HS?

    Re: Headspace issue on factory Savage 10FCP HS? i have checked my 10fcp mcmillan with 175 smk's and I'm right at about 2.805 to the lands. I know I should give data from the ogive, but its not in front of me right now. the distance to lands surprised me also, but I also have a remy 700 sps...
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    Sidearms & Scatterguns Entry level 1911 choices

    Re: Entry level 1911 choices I have to agree with the Spartan. After I purchased mine, my father and a good friend of mine went and bought their own after a range session with it.
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    question on chronographing...

    yesterday went out to the range anxious to use my new 35p chrono. shot several strings and noticed my averages stayed about the same, but my extreme spread seems to creep up each string. i don't know if this is because of the barrel/chamber warming up or something else. i've been reloading for...
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    Rifle Scopes SnipersHide/SWFA SS HD 5-20x50 GroupBuy

    Re: SnipersHide/SWFA SS HD 5-20x50 GroupBuy just received my confirmation also. ordered on 5/27 and will be recieving 7/28. I would also like to thank Frank and SWFA for this groupbuy. BTW, If this wait seems long, try waiting for your fist class 3 item!
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    Rifle Scopes scott at libertyoptics

    I have to give scott at Liberty optics a big thumbs up. he was very helpful and knowledgeable about the the current optic that arrived at my doorstep... a day early! came home today to a new trijicon tr24r to be mounted on my new deer hunting rig, RR458socom. It's exactly what I'm looking for...
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    Slight improvement in case prep efficiency.....

    Re: Slight improvement in case prep efficiency..... just got mine in the mail today. .308 and .223 with extra cutting head. after loading for the last 20 years, this is the best investment to date. so far i'm lovin it.
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    Rifle Scopes 30mm rings

    Re: 30mm rings well ijust sealed the deal with reaperdriver for his rings and going to pick up a seekins base. anyone carry 20moa base for savage in stock?
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    Rifle Scopes 30mm rings

    Re: 30mm rings first of all, thanks for the feedback. the scope i am installing is the bushnell 4200 6-24x50 ffp illuminated ret. the farrel base i have is 0moa. i do like the seekins rings and deciding to keep the base for now and get tps rings, or go ahead and get the seekins base and...