Well, the board is either fixed, or it's going to run terribly. Cross your fingers and hope for the best. I'm at my technical limit right now.

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by Hammerdown
Tue Jun 20, 2017 2:25 pm
Forum: Military Bolt Action Rifle General Topics
Topic: M1917 or SMLE?
Replies: 29
Views: 8583
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Re: M1917 or SMLE?

I would go M1917. If your looking to restore a sporter look at some prices first on parts not cheap now days. The M1917 parts are interchangeable with each maker. The P1914 and P1913 had the parts problems with each maker. 30-06 would be cheaper and easier to find. They do have a 6rd mag and they we...
by Hammerdown
Sun Jun 18, 2017 12:08 am
Forum: General Ammunition
Topic: I picked up wooden crates and have a question.
Replies: 21
Views: 7914
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Re: I picked up wooden crates and have a question.

If you want to save the wooden crates, crack the lids open and put them in a large cardboard box, pop a bug bomb in the cardboard box and quickly tape it up for 24hrs or longer. If that doesn't do it nothing will.
by Hammerdown
Sat Jun 17, 2017 4:35 pm
Forum: German Rifles
Topic: Garage Sale Kar98k
Replies: 23
Views: 9960
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Re: Garage Sale Kar98k

:doh: I need to stop at more garage sales. Excellent find.
by Hammerdown
Fri Jun 16, 2017 8:31 pm
Forum: General Ammunition
Topic: 7.62 OFV 86
Replies: 5
Views: 5782
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Re: 7.62 OFV 86

Good to know its boxer primed. I'm trying to get out this weekend and see how it shoots. Thank you.
by Hammerdown
Wed Jun 14, 2017 9:22 pm
Forum: General Ammunition
Topic: 7.62 OFV 86
Replies: 5
Views: 5782
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7.62 OFV 86

Got a few rounds of 7.62X51 OFV 86. I believe its Indian and made in 1986. I was going to shoot it in a CETME. Is it corrosive, split cases anything like that?
by Hammerdown
Wed Jun 14, 2017 9:08 pm
Forum: General Ammunition
Topic: A look inside: CMP Lake City 1969 30-06 ball
Replies: 3
Views: 3150
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Re: A look inside: CMP Lake City 1969 30-06 ball

A 1/10 of a grain difference in powder weights, that is surprisingly good for standard ball ammo. Thank you for doing the report.
by Hammerdown
Tue Jun 13, 2017 2:30 pm
Forum: Firearms Photography
Topic: What to do w/ .45's
Replies: 8
Views: 4234
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Re: What to do w/ .45's

Tea times canceled Granny!!! There's your title for your masterpiece.
by Hammerdown
Tue Jun 13, 2017 2:22 pm
Forum: United States Rifles
Topic: 03A3 Rem 1943
Replies: 7
Views: 3968
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Re: 03A3 Rem 1943

Very nice rifle. Does it shoot as good as it looks?
by Hammerdown
Tue Jun 13, 2017 2:10 pm
Forum: M16/AR Style
Topic: An AR-15 Retro Rifle
Replies: 19
Views: 9835
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Re: An AR-15 Retro Rifle

They are some nice looking rifles. I need to light a fire under my retro build and get it done.
by Hammerdown
Fri Jun 02, 2017 11:09 pm
Forum: Military Bolt Action Rifle General Topics
Topic: First Post
Replies: 10
Views: 4214
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Re: First Post

I'm just glad to see a website instead of "webpage not found" when I click on SRF in favorites. We all have to work hard to get her up and going again with good info and knowledge.
by Hammerdown
Fri Jun 02, 2017 10:55 pm
Forum: Meet and Greet
Topic: Welcome back.
Replies: 26
Views: 9521
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