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    Bluechips clean out your pm box

    Bluechips clean out your pm box
  2. Bird, rabbit, or buckshot , depending on the size...

    Bird, rabbit, or buckshot , depending on the size of the hole
  3. My dad takes it on and off depending on where he...

    My dad takes it on and off depending on where he goes bow hunting in the world. He said it’s probably what he took in his all expense government paid trip to Vietnam but he’s not sure, he said he...
  4. Have you tried repairing/ filling the half nuts...

    Have you tried repairing/ filling the half nuts with a quality epoxy?
    I repaired the nut on my bandsaw vise by simply cleaning it really well and coating it with Devcon aluminum putty that I keep...
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    Just seeing this will check when I get home on...

    Just seeing this will check when I get home on the wheels, I will say that I do believe that they do have the balancing holes.
    I didn't mess with the bearings on my saw or measure them. Being as...
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    They don’t straighten the bore, it’s just a fancy...

    They don’t straighten the bore, it’s just a fancy backplate with a 6 jaw that adjusts in x,y, and I guess you’d call it axial? It does the same thing as a viper type fixture but with a chuck and no...
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    ugh, have you ever used one or looked at one? Its...

    ugh, have you ever used one or looked at one? Its basically a chuck attached to a U joint type system to get the bore running true. I have one, a few of my friends have them, and they are faster and...
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    for chambering, John Scandale at Keystone...

    for chambering, John Scandale at Keystone accuracy uses hass lathes with the true bore alignment system. IIRC chad Dixon at LRI may also, or has in the past.
    The owner of McGowan barrels said they...
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    Have the same saw, made the same idler wheel...

    Have the same saw, made the same idler wheel repair. I just turned the buggered up shaft enough to clean it up, mig welded it up, turned it back to size. As far as the bore on the cast iron wheel , I...
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    I get what your saying, but for some reason with...

    I get what your saying, but for some reason with these tapered rimmed cartridges when the headspace gets big the primers back out. IDK if its because off case shape, lower pressure or what but this...
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    Sounds like your receiver has set back. Easiest...

    Sounds like your receiver has set back. Easiest fix is if you handload, take a small o ring and place it in the extractor groove of the case to force the case back against the bolt then fire these...
  12. Wow brings back some memories. MY family had a...

    Wow brings back some memories. MY family had a mill operating up until 2005. Ive posted pics of what's left of the machine shop on here before which is a Cincinnati Bickford Radial Drill, a Rockford...
  13. Those towers would fetch a good price to deer...

    Those towers would fetch a good price to deer hunters to make tower blinds.
    10 foot sections
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    look like screwdrivers for specialty nuts on the...

    look like screwdrivers for specialty nuts on the mainsprings of side by side shotguns. Ive had to make a few over the years.
  15. Ill take them both, PM sent

    Ill take them both, PM sent
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    If you have a plasma cutter simply put the torch...

    If you have a plasma cutter simply put the torch on the torx bit and give it about a one second blast. It will blow out the bit guaranteed. This works surprisingly well on broken taps too and doesn’t...
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    A “viper” type action fixture as mil gunsmith...

    A “viper” type action fixture as mil gunsmith stated above will allow you to work on barrels 8” or longer. Next is the True bore alignment system.
  18. Here’s what I did with Honda 3 wheeler I had with...

    Here’s what I did with Honda 3 wheeler I had with a frozen front axle years ago. Turn it on it’s side, douse in jr oil a few times till it’s seeping out the other side, then simply drive it around...
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    WTF are you talking about Rich cane Growers? How...

    WTF are you talking about Rich cane Growers? How do I and my friends become one of those?
    FYI we had a mill which we closed in 2005. Why you ask? It was no longer profitable for lots of...
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    And you would know this from all the way in...

    And you would know this from all the way in Australia. We have no sugar lobby, its all the corn growers, they don't want imported sugar either.
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    Follow the Money, especially when it comes to...

    Follow the Money, especially when it comes to lobbyists.Its hard sometimes though.
    My family has been in the can sugar business for years and has watched as the evil "sugar industry" looses...
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    Scope rings?

    Scope rings?
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    Keep trying, IM sure there are more than one...

    Keep trying, IM sure there are more than one airgas locations near you. The last time I was there they said they would fill any bottle I brought to them as long as it was in test.
  24. Ill second the notion that this is more than...

    Ill second the notion that this is more than likely an odd .44 cal cartridge and not an American 44 special, Russian, S&W, 44-40, etc. You need to take measurements of the cylinder bore and length,...
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    Melanite actually creates a surface hardness and...

    Melanite actually creates a surface hardness and corrosion protective layer. Its commonly used on heat treated gun parts mostly made of 4140 and 416 stainless hardened to 28-32rc and does not affect...
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