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by Zeliard
Sun Jul 30, 2017 1:31 pm
Forum: Military Shotguns
Topic: Ithaca Model 37 Date of Manufacture Information
Replies: 3
Views: 730
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Re: Ithaca Model 37 Date of Manufacture Information

Archive.org is down right now, so the images aren't appearing. ^_^
by Zeliard
Sun Jul 30, 2017 12:47 pm
Forum: Bullet Casting
Topic: Previous Powder Coated Cast Bullet Thread
Replies: 0
Views: 524
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Previous Powder Coated Cast Bullet Thread

Original authors in bold. Note: Images are missing. Have marked placeholder in italics, just in case. RapidRob Several SRF members have been in the Chat Room and talking about Powder Coated cast lead bullets. Without going into a long post on how to do it I will say I have done it and conducted a r...
by Zeliard
Sun Jul 30, 2017 12:21 pm
Forum: General Gunsmithing
Topic: Old Thread About Tools & Places to Buy Them
Replies: 0
Views: 470
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Old Thread About Tools & Places to Buy Them

Original authors are in bold. Thanks go to Popeye for saving this info. Note: Edited to remove superfluous comments. Note : Dollar amounts are from 2004-2005. Nordicthug I'll start with tool catalogs. Two I couldn't get along without are Harbor Freight, and Victor Machinery Exchange. http://www.har...
by Zeliard
Sun Jul 30, 2017 12:01 pm
Forum: General Gunsmithing
Topic: Headspace Gauge Info Link
Replies: 0
Views: 448
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Headspace Gauge Info Link

Originally posted by Gutkowski & Jeremy2171. http://hybrid.ualr.edu/satu/headspace.html Jeremy2171 Good article and great pictures. Very informative except for the last sentence in the next to last paragraph.. " The actual picture shows contact using the .308 field gauge in this Israeli 7.62 conver...
by Zeliard
Sun Jul 30, 2017 11:04 am
Forum: General Gunsmithing
Topic: Slugging a bore, how I did mine.
Replies: 0
Views: 448
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Slugging a bore, how I did mine.

Originally posted by carteach0. Note : Images are missing, but the text describes the process well, I think. How I slugged the bores on my rifles. No fuss, no muss, fairly easy. ******************************************************** One of the interesting features of military surplus rifles are t...
by Zeliard
Sat Jul 29, 2017 10:03 pm
Forum: Military Bolt Action Rifle General Topics
Topic: Oh Crap - My Mauser Safety Doesn't Work - Now what do I do?
Replies: 3
Views: 593
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Oh Crap - My Mauser Safety Doesn't Work - Now what do I do?

Originally posted by Jeff S. with question from Roy McLeod We've had a whole dearth of these posts lately so I thought I'd do a pictorial so we don't have to keep describing it with too many words that end up sounding confusing. One picture is worth a thousand words, right. This applies to all Maus...
by Zeliard
Sat Jul 29, 2017 9:21 pm
Forum: General Gunsmithing
Topic: Mauser Trigger & Sear Pins
Replies: 0
Views: 444
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Mauser Trigger & Sear Pins

Originally posted by Jeff S. I've seen a lot of battered, broken and bent trigger and sear pins for '93, 94, 95, 96, 98 Mausers including the German, Swedes, Turks, Czechs, Persians, South Americans, Spanish, and Polish. Instead of going to a gun supply and paying $5 or so plus shipping for one use...
by Zeliard
Sat Jul 29, 2017 9:17 pm
Forum: Metal Care and Cleaning
Topic: Tips for stubborn seized Milsurp screws!
Replies: 1
Views: 483
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Tips for stubborn seized Milsurp screws!

Originally posted by Tikirocker Of all the screws on any Enfield rifles I have owned, the most stubborn and often plain resistant to removal is always the trigger guards screw! They are tricky also because they are probably the only screw to pass through two parts, the action body and trigger guard...
by Zeliard
Sat Jul 29, 2017 9:13 pm
Forum: Metal Care and Cleaning
Topic: Crowning a muzzle with Lee case trimmer
Replies: 0
Views: 454
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Crowning a muzzle with Lee case trimmer

Original authors in bold. Huffmanite Yesterday, curious how level a crown was on a sporter 1903A03 30 cal barrel that had been shortened, I decided to insert a lee case trimmer into the muzzle with a 7X57 mauser guage lenght spindle on it. I intended to give it a few light twists to check how level...
by Zeliard
Sat Jul 29, 2017 8:57 pm
Forum: Metal Care and Cleaning
Topic: Pitted Chamber & JB Weld
Replies: 2
Views: 563
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Pitted Chamber & JB Weld

Originally posted by BiggBlok & natlmatch. BiggBlok I hope someone has some help for me with this . [-o< I just finished putting together another box-o-parts gun I've had for a while and took it to the range today. It's a Enfield Ishapore 2a1 (wanabe) jungle carbine , no matching parts and a little...
by Zeliard
Sat Jul 29, 2017 8:30 pm
Forum: Stock Care and Replacement Stocks
Topic: Heat Stippling Polymer (A Tutorial)
Replies: 0
Views: 501
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Heat Stippling Polymer (A Tutorial)

Originally posted by AEnemaBay. I know that many of us have more than just milsurps, and therefore information on how to do things to those confabbed plastic toys would be helpful to some. So here is my tutorial on heat stippling. So you want one of your polymer pistols stippled, eh? Or maybe a syn...
by Zeliard
Sat Jul 29, 2017 8:23 pm
Forum: Military Shotguns
Topic: Ithaca Model 37 Date of Manufacture Information
Replies: 3
Views: 730
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Ithaca Model 37 Date of Manufacture Information

Originally posted by TRAP55.

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by Zeliard
Sat Jul 29, 2017 8:03 pm
Forum: M16/AR Style
Topic: How to zero M 16 type rifles
Replies: 0
Views: 477
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How to zero M 16 type rifles

Original authors in bold. scoutsniper A 25 yard zero will not exactly zero your rifle at 100 yards. A 25 yard zero will only put you on paper at 100 yards. The best way to zero the m-16 type rifle is as follows. using the M-4 with issue military iron sights. Place your rifles elevation knob Down to...
by Zeliard
Sat Jul 29, 2017 7:57 pm
Forum: M1A/M14
Topic: M14 Rifle Lubrication Information
Replies: 0
Views: 501
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M14 Rifle Lubrication Information

Originally posted by Gutkowski. Soft Lubricants – Oils, greases and sprays are used to lubricate moving parts within a firearm to facilitate proper function and minimize parts wear. Soft lubricants also provide modest protection against corrosion where applied. Aside from military specification gre...

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