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by bluesteel45
Wed Aug 14, 2013 5:36 am
ForumCOLON BPCR Gunsmithing and Other Projects
TopicCOLON Lapping a good idea?
RepliesCOLON 15
ViewsCOLON 5471

Re: Lapping a good idea?

Mike...you have a valid point about not messing with the chamver area....Ive always done this pre-chambered.....If you have a good bore guide the muzxle wihh be fine to lap from. I reallt dont like lapping a chambered barrel......do-able but caution abounds here......John G
by bluesteel45
Tue Aug 13, 2013 8:33 pm
ForumCOLON General Discussion of BPCR
TopicCOLON Leeth Gordon Bullet
RepliesCOLON 16
ViewsCOLON 4570

Re: Leeth Gordon Bullet

my bad on the band diameter....it IS .459....just cast em'....lube em'....and shoot em'....quality bullet for sure...
by bluesteel45
Tue Aug 13, 2013 8:26 pm
ForumCOLON General Discussion of BPCR
TopicCOLON Leeth Gordon Bullet
RepliesCOLON 16
ViewsCOLON 4570

Re: Leeth Gordon Bullet

of all the bullets that Fred makes....this is his "go-to" bullet for both longrange and silhouette.....and he wins more than his fair share of LR matches...!!! He sid its a combination of the lyman 457125,the PJ creedmoor and the Gunn.....its holds a ton of lube and at 545 grains holds up well at di...
by bluesteel45
Tue Aug 13, 2013 3:57 pm
ForumCOLON BPCR Gunsmithing and Other Projects
TopicCOLON Lapping a good idea?
RepliesCOLON 15
ViewsCOLON 5471

Re: Lapping a good idea?

When I sad about lapping from the breech, I meant just that.....I never implied the lap get anywhere near the muzzle...???? you pour the lap...then pull it back iut of the breech....charge the lap....index to the grooves and dont lap any closer than 4"from the muzzle. it cuts heaviest at the entry.....
by bluesteel45
Tue Aug 13, 2013 7:40 am
ForumCOLON General Discussion of BPCR
TopicCOLON Forum activity ?
RepliesCOLON 34
ViewsCOLON 6408

Re: Forum activity ?

yes Mac....have it down for a complete overhaul.... will have up again soon....I can send you some pics if interested.......let me know....john
by bluesteel45
Mon Aug 12, 2013 9:56 pm
ForumCOLON General Discussion of BPCR
TopicCOLON Forum activity ?
RepliesCOLON 34
ViewsCOLON 6408

Re: Forum activity ?

pics sent
by bluesteel45
Mon Aug 12, 2013 9:34 am
ForumCOLON General Discussion of BPCR
TopicCOLON Forum activity ?
RepliesCOLON 34
ViewsCOLON 6408

Re: Forum activity ?

That's some PICS...!!!
by bluesteel45
Mon Aug 12, 2013 9:32 am
ForumCOLON General Discussion of BPCR
TopicCOLON Forum activity ?
RepliesCOLON 34
ViewsCOLON 6408

Re: Forum activity ?

Dave...I have a 29.5" oct-rd .40-1:16" twist barel on hand. It measures 1.060" at the back of the octagon breech....to .920" at the muzzle....polished....ready for immediate delivery....email me and I'll send you some oucs....john...aka..bluesteel45
by bluesteel45
Mon Aug 12, 2013 8:58 am
ForumCOLON General Discussion of BPCR
TopicCOLON Forum activity ?
RepliesCOLON 34
ViewsCOLON 6408

Re: Forum activity ?

Dave...sure can....exporting to you is no problem....send me an email to john-getz@hotmail.com....we'll discuss it...
by bluesteel45
Sun Aug 11, 2013 4:03 am
ForumCOLON Beginners Tips - Anything Useful for the New BPCR Shooter
TopicCOLON New with a Browning BPCR .45-70
RepliesCOLON 10
ViewsCOLON 4985

Re: New with a Browning BPCR .45-70

Wow...nicely done Kurt...!!! Ought to put those cerrosafe casts into their manual.....well done...
by bluesteel45
Sun Aug 11, 2013 3:54 am
ForumCOLON General Discussion of BPCR
TopicCOLON pics of longrange rifles
RepliesCOLON 7
ViewsCOLON 3013

Re: pics of longrange rifles

Wow Kurt....tbose are some very impressive groups at 200 yards..!!! Most guys would be envious of those.!!! What bullet and load...??? Thanks for the pics.....john
by bluesteel45
Sat Aug 10, 2013 9:06 pm
ForumCOLON General Discussion of BPCR
TopicCOLON Best Silhouette loads
RepliesCOLON 13
ViewsCOLON 2849

Re: Best Silhouette loads

Yeah....we have a saying in Pennsylvania.. You can always tell a German "Penna. dutch" Pennsylvanian....you just can't tell em' much...!! I plead the fifth on that one.....I went straight to the venerable 47-70....my father on the other hand......john
by bluesteel45
Sat Aug 10, 2013 8:59 pm
ForumCOLON General Discussion of BPCR
TopicCOLON pics of longrange rifles
RepliesCOLON 7
ViewsCOLON 3013

Re: pics of longrange rifles

Man....those 77s look racy just sittin' still.....!!!! Nice shootin' amigo....that's a quality target..!! Is that burnt 8# onionskin paper I smell...??? I'll have to get cracking on my creedmoor roller....I'm missing the fun..! Seems I can rely on you for chiming in on these threads...drumming up in...
by bluesteel45
Sat Aug 10, 2013 8:48 pm
ForumCOLON General Discussion of BPCR
TopicCOLON Best Silhouette loads
RepliesCOLON 13
ViewsCOLON 2849

Re: Best Silhouette loads

Brent...I figured I was putting my head on the proverbial chopping block when I annointed the good old 45-70 the ruling emporer...lol..!! Ive seen the .40s and .38s maintain equal footing with the old 45-70...then the wind had to put in its 2¢ and those 500+ grainers outstepped its lighter weight co...
by bluesteel45
Sat Aug 10, 2013 8:32 pm
ForumCOLON General Discussion of BPCR
TopicCOLON Raton BPCR Nationals 2013
RepliesCOLON 7
ViewsCOLON 2309

Re: Raton BPCR Nationals 2013

just read this post.....FINALLY...! Nice job Brent.....I see Brian Chilson shoot at Shippensburg, Pa. on a monthly basis....he IS tough....!! He has actually shot a 40x40 in silhouette....scope class...38x40 with the irons.....tough to beat.....gotta get to Raton next year...!! Thx again....john