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by talltexan
Thu Mar 02, 2017 12:44 pm
ForumCOLON Classified Ads: Wanted, For Sale, and For Trade
TopicCOLON .54 Sharps mold F/S
RepliesCOLON 1
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.54 Sharps mold F/S

Pedersoli Sharps mold. #317541. Like new condition. Pic can be seen on their website. (Can't get them to post on here) Still in original box w/paper that came with it. No handles, but large Lyman or RCBS work well. Last bullet I cast is still in it. Pure lead, weighs 545 gr, 542 dia. This is for a "...
by talltexan
Fri Dec 02, 2016 7:11 pm
ForumCOLON General Discussion of BPCR
TopicCOLON 38/55 seating dies.
RepliesCOLON 2
ViewsCOLON 3390

Re: 38/55 seating dies.

Best idea, get rid of the Lee crapola!! Contact Buffalo Arms, they have almost anything needed to load this caliber.
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by talltexan
Wed Jul 15, 2015 12:33 pm
ForumCOLON Lever Action BPCR
TopicCOLON 38-55 and Black Powder
RepliesCOLON 4
ViewsCOLON 3188

Re: 38-55 and Black Powder

My rifle is a Marlin 336 CB in 38-55. It shoots beautifully with smokeless using 10 grains Unique or AP50 and a cast 255gr FN lead projectile. I am wanting to now try it with black powder as I have done with 45 Colt, 44Mag and 45-70. I will be using long starline brass, SWISS powder, homemade Lube,...
by talltexan
Sun Jul 12, 2015 11:57 am
ForumCOLON BPCR Gunsmithing and Other Projects
TopicCOLON Removing a barrel liner
RepliesCOLON 15
ViewsCOLON 6149

Re: Removing a barrel liner

After all the high heat, pulling and banging, will the original barrel be worth trying to reuse? Seems like it will be on the ragged edge of tomato stake.
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