tools

  1. R

    3x5 Resources: 3x5 card tools.

    Hey folks! I've spent a decent bit of time taking notes in this sport, and have found all my info to be jumbled all over the place. I know some folks are huge on data books, but I think there's a lot of silly info in them. I'm a huge fan of small form factor pieces, so I took it upon myself to...
  2. P

    Gunsmithing Anyone rent out barrel facing/crowing tools?

    Looking to cut down my .303 SMLE barrel for a "truck gun" project. Are there any Hide members that would rent out the hand tools to face and crown a barrel? I know lathe cut is the way to go, but this is a truck gun. Minute of pie-plate at 100yds is good enough. If you don't have the correct...
  3. C

    I hate, HATE! Gracey power tools cutter blade

    So I've been hunching over this damn thing for about a hour trying to get it to cut right, fuck it. I've trimmed thousands of cases with this damn thing but lately it hasn't been chamfering and deburring as well as I would like. SO i decided to be picky and try to adjust it, big mistake. I...
  4. konabully

    Maggie’s TOOLS

    Do you have any of these tools? SNAP-RING PLIER: A special pliers used to propel snap-rings from the part you are working on to the farthest, darkest, spider inhabited recesses of the garage. DRILL PRESS: A tall upright machine useful for suddenly snatching flat metal bar stock out of...
  5. J

    Gunsmithing Tools for precision guns for end users

    I would like to start a discussion on recommended tools for precision rifles that the individual shooter should consider mandatory. This is what I have so far. F.A.T. Torque wrench Torx driver for scope cap screws 1/2" socket for ring nuts 3/16" hex for action screws AICS Lenspen from camera...