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by YosemiteSam
Sun Oct 13, 2013 8:18 am
ForumCOLON Politics, Legislative Alerts, and Commentary
TopicCOLON BREAKING NEWS: Gov. Brown Signs Lead Ammo Ban
RepliesCOLON 1
ViewsCOLON 1416

Re: BREAKING NEWS: Gov. Brown Signs Lead Ammo Ban

He did change it a bit before signing it. 1. he allowed that if the feds determine that non-lead options are armour piercing and illegal, then the ban will not go into effect. 2. he postponed the ban til 2019 so as to give hunters and manuf. a chance to tool up and prepare. still sucks. I wonder if ...
by YosemiteSam
Tue Apr 23, 2013 11:27 am
ForumCOLON Politics, Legislative Alerts, and Commentary
TopicCOLON lead ammo hunting ban in CA
RepliesCOLON 0
ViewsCOLON 1302

lead ammo hunting ban in CA

Our State and Federal legislators are being fed a constant and relentless diet of misinformation regarding the banning of lead ammunition for hunting. There is enough scientific evidence that puts doubt directly on the claims by the anti-lead expert evidence that it would be terribly unwise to take ...
by YosemiteSam
Wed Dec 05, 2012 11:58 pm
ForumCOLON Sharps Rifles
TopicCOLON how did the old dead guys do it?
RepliesCOLON 6
ViewsCOLON 3759

Re: how did the old dead guys do it?

I see that a pope style capper/decapper tool is available, and that is supposed to be historically accurate?

I wonder if original tools are not too hard to find if one knew what to look for?

K
by YosemiteSam
Wed Dec 05, 2012 12:44 pm
ForumCOLON Sharps Rifles
TopicCOLON how did the old dead guys do it?
RepliesCOLON 6
ViewsCOLON 3759

Re: how did the old dead guys do it?

Does anyone make repros of the historically correct tools they used in re-loading? OR are the original tools found for sale very often?
just curious
K
by YosemiteSam
Tue Dec 04, 2012 5:15 pm
ForumCOLON Sharps Rifles
TopicCOLON how did the old dead guys do it?
RepliesCOLON 6
ViewsCOLON 3759

how did the old dead guys do it?

How did the old guys in the Buffalo camps handle:
cleaning used brass?
depriming and priming cases?

Ken the Newb
by YosemiteSam
Wed Nov 28, 2012 9:20 am
ForumCOLON Cartridge Loading Tips, Techniques, Questions and Ponderings
TopicCOLON EL WAPO
RepliesCOLON 13
ViewsCOLON 3411

Re: EL WAPO

:D :D :D
by YosemiteSam
Thu Aug 23, 2012 9:07 pm
ForumCOLON Beginners Tips - Anything Useful for the New BPCR Shooter
TopicCOLON Newbie intro and plea for help
RepliesCOLON 78
ViewsCOLON 13581

Re: Newbie intro and plea for help

just for the sake of beating a dead horse one more time, what about C Sharps rebarreling my Sharps?

K
by YosemiteSam
Thu Aug 23, 2012 11:02 am
ForumCOLON Beginners Tips - Anything Useful for the New BPCR Shooter
TopicCOLON Newbie intro and plea for help
RepliesCOLON 78
ViewsCOLON 13581

Re: Newbie intro and plea for help

thanks all. great advice!

Ken
by YosemiteSam
Thu Aug 23, 2012 9:26 am
ForumCOLON Beginners Tips - Anything Useful for the New BPCR Shooter
TopicCOLON Newbie intro and plea for help
RepliesCOLON 78
ViewsCOLON 13581

Re: Newbie intro and plea for help

For lining a barrel, would the whole gun need to be shipped? Couldn't you just ship the barrel and save FFL? Anyone know?

K
by YosemiteSam
Thu Aug 23, 2012 6:10 am
ForumCOLON Beginners Tips - Anything Useful for the New BPCR Shooter
TopicCOLON Newbie intro and plea for help
RepliesCOLON 78
ViewsCOLON 13581

Re: Newbie intro and plea for help

yeah the butt stock is out if I go with a rebarrel. well, this is all just future stuff. for now, I'll play a little and see if I can get the gun to hit close to where I point it as-is. no worrys.

K
by YosemiteSam
Wed Aug 22, 2012 2:51 pm
ForumCOLON Beginners Tips - Anything Useful for the New BPCR Shooter
TopicCOLON Newbie intro and plea for help
RepliesCOLON 78
ViewsCOLON 13581

Re: Newbie intro and plea for help

Thanks, I did email him and he has given me a ballpark quote. He is in a bit of a backlog at the moment, but that does not bother me as I have no money to invest in this right now anyway.. I figure sometime after the new year I might have some money to throw at this, and I will contact him then. Mea...
by YosemiteSam
Wed Aug 22, 2012 1:41 pm
ForumCOLON Beginners Tips - Anything Useful for the New BPCR Shooter
TopicCOLON Newbie intro and plea for help
RepliesCOLON 78
ViewsCOLON 13581

Re: Newbie intro and plea for help

How are liners as far as quality/accuracy? How do they stack up?

K
by YosemiteSam
Sun Aug 19, 2012 9:05 pm
ForumCOLON Beginners Tips - Anything Useful for the New BPCR Shooter
TopicCOLON Newbie intro and plea for help
RepliesCOLON 78
ViewsCOLON 13581

Re: Newbie intro and plea for help

You guys are really a wealth of knowledge and this newbie sure appreciates it.

Ken
by YosemiteSam
Sun Aug 19, 2012 2:30 pm
ForumCOLON Beginners Tips - Anything Useful for the New BPCR Shooter
TopicCOLON Newbie intro and plea for help
RepliesCOLON 78
ViewsCOLON 13581

Re: Newbie intro and plea for help

thanks all-- Yeah the liner looks to be a pretty good deal--

Ken
by YosemiteSam
Sat Aug 18, 2012 4:54 pm
ForumCOLON Beginners Tips - Anything Useful for the New BPCR Shooter
TopicCOLON Newbie intro and plea for help
RepliesCOLON 78
ViewsCOLON 13581

Re: Newbie intro and plea for help

ok, I will try this one and the pp one if I can get them, or something like it.

thanks for the help, and I am sure this is not the end of my newbie questions.

K