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Rifle powder storage.
Public service announcement for those that may not be aware.  Smiley
Since we were moving house a while back and I was setting up a loading/gunroom area in the basement garage I figured I should chec...

Started Aug 19th, 2007 at 8:03pm by .243Hunter
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By: SF90
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Calculating hitting power / light and fast v slow and heavy
I understand that you need 1000ft pounds of energy or there abouts, for effective killing power?  As discussed I have recently sorted my .308 Winchester mod 70 with a 16 inch barrel and a custom can, ...

Started Jun 22nd, 2017 at 3:55pm by Macker
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6mm ELds
anyone had experience using either the 6mm 103 gn ELDX or 108 gn ELDmatch on deer? either within say 200 yards and over 300. interested to know if the hold together, pass thru or whatever. will be use...

Started Jun 13th, 2017 at 2:40pm by Tararua Hunter
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By: 300blackout
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Any good suppliers for Barnes TTSX?
Finally got around to getting a can on my Mod 70 Win .308. Barrel has been substantially shortened by the Hardy crew, and they are doing a custom can to keep it as short as possible and still funtiona...

Started Jun 16th, 2017 at 9:43pm by Macker
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By: 300blackout
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Anybody else reloading for 17Hornet???
Is there anybody out there that has successfully reloaded for a 17Hornet? There are 20 and 25gr Hornady projectiles out there and I have been offered some green tip 'Zombie' polymer tips. Also looking...

Started Jun 22nd, 2017 at 6:23pm by Slayer
1 53 Last Post Jun 22nd, 2017 at 6:50pm
By: Philipo
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Hybrid 100V
Does anyone have a part tin they wish to sell? Want to try some with 180gr accubonds through my 300wsm.
Cheers 300

Started Jun 19th, 2017 at 4:26pm by 300wsm for life
4 141 Last Post Jun 22nd, 2017 at 11:19am
By: Bob.
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LabRadar Chronograph
Finally this neat unit is coming to New Zealand
In a nutshell, it uses a microwave doppler RADAR to track the bullet from your muzzle on downrange to the target. It produces all the usual data bu...

Started Jun 19th, 2017 at 6:37pm by FareGame
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Case Lube DYI
Note he says he gets some in the mouth of the case.When you go and buy your Iso you tell the shop it is for reloading and they say yeah rite and ring the drug squad. Grin

Started Jun 17th, 2017 at 1:30pm by sako
2 156 Last Post Jun 19th, 2017 at 6:13pm
By: Radar
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Eld-x 175gr projectiles stablize in sendero 7mm rem mag 1/9.25 twist barrel
I'm reloading for myself & a good mate & he's just bought a remington sendero 7mm rem mag. He wants 1 bullet to do it all from close to long range (800y max) for hunting tahr. I use Hornady 162gr btsp...

Started Jun 13th, 2017 at 8:20am by Good keen bloke
4 231 Last Post Jun 14th, 2017 at 7:09pm
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What 6x45 loads are you guys using?
I'm about to send my Sako 75 A1 in .222 away to get rebarreled to 6x45. I've got a sporter profile Pac-Nor 8 twist cro moly barrel for it. The barrel should end up at about 20.5" long.
I've got ...

Started Feb 7th, 2017 at 2:32am by takbok
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By: Mathias
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Hornady 162 eld-x, my experience.
I tried these in my .280 AI and just couldn't get them to group as well as I wanted. The best being about 3/4", fine for most of my hunting. I have shot a couple of Sika stags with them and they both ...

Started May 16th, 2017 at 5:39pm by Hookah
2 448 Last Post Jun 12th, 2017 at 9:27pm
By: Southendstalka
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.300 blackout
A mate has just bough a .300 blackout, and after a bit of info on suitable reloads.
Maybe two different loads, one for small game  (bunnys,wallaby), then for large game (fallow,tahr). Max range I...

Started Jun 10th, 2017 at 8:50am by climbhigh
2 187 Last Post Jun 12th, 2017 at 7:55pm
By: climbhigh
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.222 Reloading help needed.
I have just brought a .222 and I have never had one before. I have also brought the reloading gear as well and want to reload for it.
This will only be used on Deer and I have been told ...

Started Feb 28th, 2010 at 8:22pm by Torana
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30 1840 Last Post Jun 12th, 2017 at 7:33pm
By: ChrisHB
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243 1000 yards, loads, questions
Hi guys
I have a 1in10 twist 243 that im planning to shoot out to 1000 yards eventually,  i plan on doing it with the 87gr berger vld or 87gr Vmax.
Now when i seat the bullet to touch that ...

Started May 24th, 2017 at 11:00am by Kalahari-hunter
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By: SlimySquirrel
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Film 37: 260 handloads - Hornady 147gr ELD-M
I started working up some handloads for the new Hornady 147gr ELD-M in my .260 Sako 85. Here's some results...

Started Jun 4th, 2017 at 6:52pm by gimp
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