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    Rifle Scopes New scope made it today

    Re: New scope made it today I am a tech for an area Chevrolet dealer. I know firsthand GM says no to warranty when the root cause of failure is a .338 hole through the bell housing, torque converter, and engine oil pan. Guys said his hand slipped when he hit a bump. All I could do was laugh...
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    Maggie’s What are you drinking right now!?

    Re: What are you drinking right now!? Ninkasi Tricerahops
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    Gunsmithing Bedding Release Agent?

    Re: Bedding Release Agent? Kiwi clear shoe polish in a tin can is what I use.
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    Gunsmithing brake madness!

    Re: brake madness! <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: Hoser</div><div class="ubbcode-body">Most likely built for those extreme rifle shots when you need to curve the bullet... </div></div> Angelina can do it. Why can't we?
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    Gunsmithing Bedding compounds

    Re: Bedding compounds Just finished up my scope base project I was going to take pictures throughout but was so focused that I forgot. I used Devcon, turned out good I think. A little GM Cyber Gray touch up paint for the little nicks better than new. So I got a few after as follows.
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    Gunsmithing Bedding compounds

    Re: Bedding compounds <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: eracer</div><div class="ubbcode-body"><div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: Casey Simpson</div><div class="ubbcode-body"> Use a quality, sticky, hard...
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    Gunsmithing Bedding compounds

    Re: Bedding compounds Sounds like the majority prefer devcon with marinetex in second. Has anyone ever tried acraglass?
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    Gunsmithing Bedding compounds

    Re: Bedding compounds When bedding a base is it necessary to scuff the underside of the base, or should it just get degreased and bedded?
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    Gunsmithing Bedding compounds

    I would like to get a feel for what people like using as their go to bedding compound. If anyone can include why, pros, cons, exceptions I think it would be helpful.
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    Gunsmithing Bedding a SPS Varmint????

    Re: Bedding a SPS Varmint???? <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: Tunanut</div><div class="ubbcode-body">You can polish a turd, but it will still stink. </div></div> Yes you can. I'm going to try to bed this stock. Why not, practice makes perfect right.
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    Gunsmithing Bedding a SPS Varmint????

    Re: Bedding a SPS Varmint???? <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: Norcal Phoenix</div><div class="ubbcode-body">I used an old stock to bed, dremel out and rebed multiple times as I would much rather experiment on a beater rifle or stock than mess up on...
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    Gunsmithing Bedding a SPS Varmint????

    Re: Bedding a SPS Varmint???? I guess I should have clarified. I meant I am looking to practice bedding a stock I have another varmint stock sitting here. I am handloading 168 Hornady HPBT and shoot .561 outside to outside. so its not a group thing. Just looking to try out some basics. Also...
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    Gunsmithing Bedding a SPS Varmint????

    Re: Bedding a SPS Varmint???? I'm going to be buying a stock in the future but was just wondering . I'm thinking about trying to bed a rifle figured why not use an old stock.
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    Gunsmithing Bedding a SPS Varmint????

    I was wondering if anyone has seen heard of any one bedding a Tupperware stock on a SPS Varmint? I know that the front end is quite flimsy and cant be free floated. What if the barrel channel was filled also. I've never seen it so I'm guessing it has been tried and failed.
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    Maggie’s Car Horn Brake Light Prank

    Re: Car Horn Brake Light Prank I am a tech at a local dealer and have done this before. Pulled the service managers pickup in for a LOF and we had the wild idea to wire his horn into his right turn signal. After work we followed him to the end of the road dying of laughter brought it back the...
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    Maggie’s Scam Call: Free Cruise to Bahamas

    Re: Scam Call: Free Cruise to Bahamas Just got the cruise call a week ago. I handed my phone to the kids that detail cars at work and said have fun. Grabbed my phone later they called 13 times for a total time of over 2.5 hours.
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    Maggie’s Funny video

    I couldn't help but post this these videos are hilarious http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EAyghu58Pic&feature=related http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CbnMws6973k&feature=related
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    F T/R Competition Berger Load Data v. Varget Load Data etc

    Re: Berger Load Data v. Varget Load Data etc I have come up with 45.5 gr Varget is my perfect load. At 46.5 gr I was seeing primer signs of a little more pressure than I like. Win or Rem brass, Federal 210m primer, Varget powder.