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by Swede45
Wed Dec 16, 2009 11:48 am
ForumCOLON Jokes and Humor
TopicCOLON How to make donuts
RepliesCOLON 0
ViewsCOLON 2293

How to make donuts

Remember this? The show must be 30 years old
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mbs64GvG ... re=related
by Swede45
Thu Aug 20, 2009 11:54 am
ForumCOLON Jokes and Humor
TopicCOLON Battle at Hampton Roads
RepliesCOLON 2
ViewsCOLON 2452

Re: Battle at Hampton Roads

Thanks for correcting. Embarrising that the speaker uses the wrong name. :oops:
by Swede45
Thu Aug 06, 2009 1:54 pm
ForumCOLON Jokes and Humor
TopicCOLON Battle at Hampton Roads
RepliesCOLON 2
ViewsCOLON 2452

Battle at Hampton Roads

Annual reconstruction of seabattle between USS Merrimack and USS Monitor at Hampton Roads


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CgnETgS26Oc

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HTXZBi9x ... re=related
by Swede45
Sun Dec 09, 2007 2:09 am
ForumCOLON Cartridge Loading Tips, Techniques, Questions and Ponderings
TopicCOLON Dick... 1 volumetric grain...
RepliesCOLON 18
ViewsCOLON 4278

I totally agree! Personally I also havent notised any differece in accurasy between 75 or 77 grains but I havent shoot on longer ranges than 300 meters yet. But it is always interesting to experiment with different loads.... "It is better to measure approximate right, than exactly wrong" :D /Regards S
by Swede45
Sat Dec 08, 2007 3:25 am
ForumCOLON Cartridge Loading Tips, Techniques, Questions and Ponderings
TopicCOLON Dick... 1 volumetric grain...
RepliesCOLON 18
ViewsCOLON 4278

One volymetric grain is an old unit from the day when accurate scales were unusual and powder were measured by volume, not weight Its the volume of one grains of water. (not exatly one grain weight of powder depending on density) You can buy an adjusteble volume Powder measure (a brass tube with a s...
by Swede45
Wed Nov 21, 2007 9:38 am
ForumCOLON Cartridge Loading Tips, Techniques, Questions and Ponderings
TopicCOLON cartridge decapper
RepliesCOLON 10
ViewsCOLON 4237

Yes, it used to be a garden sheers for cutting branches. The spring function is handy.


You could say it is the reversed plowbill movement-
turning agriculture equitment into weapon equitment :D
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by Swede45
Wed Nov 14, 2007 3:24 pm
ForumCOLON Rifles and Shooting Accessories
TopicCOLON Grandpa`s rifle - box recycled
RepliesCOLON 0
ViewsCOLON 2058

Grandpa`s rifle - box recycled

Here is a wooden box my grandfather made in 1948 for shipping his target mauser rifle to a workshop by train for repair. The box has been in a barn all the time sinse then. Last year i got the idea to use it myself for my rifle. The lenght was allright but the lid (hatch?) was fastened with 6 woodsc...
by Swede45
Sun Nov 11, 2007 12:38 pm
ForumCOLON Cartridge Loading Tips, Techniques, Questions and Ponderings
TopicCOLON cartridge decapper
RepliesCOLON 10
ViewsCOLON 4237

Decapper

This decapper is made of an old pliers an has got an brass rod (turned to just fit a case inside) with a decapping pin drilled to its end. The brass rod is screwed to the plier and can pivot around the screw. A 6mm steel rod with a little "heel" (welded and grinded) is welded to the other hand of th...