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    The FIRST thing to do is check the head space...

    The FIRST thing to do is check the head space with actual gauges. If it does have excess head space fit an oversize locking bolt and go shoot it. Wisners part #5094.005. Winchester 1894 Lever-Action...
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    The one thing I can add is be VERY CAREFUL what...

    The one thing I can add is be VERY CAREFUL what kind of cleaner you run when doing trigger assy's. A lot of them are aluminum. I put a Belgian Browning BAR trigger group into my US unit and ran it...
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    A square thread will work on an M1, and many have...

    A square thread will work on an M1, and many have done it, but it is actually a 10 tpi stub ACME thread. Same with M14. 14-1/2 degrees per side.
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    Site-A-Line, kits and accessories...

    Site-A-Line, kits and accessories
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    I use a clamp on rear sight (Colt), set to...

    I use a clamp on rear sight (Colt), set to mechanical wind zero and a GOOD collimator. AKA a bore sighting tool. Sweany Site-A-Line has never let me down. Can usually get to within 1 MOA at 200 yards.
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    I've done a few. Here is a 1885 Win High Wall...

    I've done a few. Here is a 1885 Win High Wall being relined to original 38-55 caliber with TJ's liner. Customer wanted to keep the original barrel markings. Someone had installed a new chamber in the...
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    Do you have a link or source for that? Would be...

    Do you have a link or source for that? Would be good info to have.


    OP The feed rails on different calibers are quite different on Rem 700's. Also the well opening width, release points, and...
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    Not an answer to your question, but if the...

    Not an answer to your question, but if the insurance company is trying to jerk you around for more $$ show them this YouTube
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    I laid an imaginary one out using their work...

    I laid an imaginary one out using their work sheet and the two dimensions in question, the shank plus lug with bolt lug clearance, and the bolt nose clearance at the bottom of the counter bore, are...
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    The way I read it, the .010" is subtracted in...

    The way I read it, the .010" is subtracted in step 2, and added in step 4 to maintain the .010" clearance. I cut them between .005" and .010" depending on the intended use of the rifle. Never less...
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    If it was that bad, why didn't you send it back?

    If it was that bad, why didn't you send it back?
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    What chamber? As noted, lots of actions use 1"-16...

    What chamber? As noted, lots of actions use 1"-16 TPI. If you can determine the cartridge, check the chamber depth with a GO gauge. Could be a "deep chambered" pre-fit designed to adjust head space...
  13. Thread: Muzzle brake?

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    I am in Oakhurst CA. I am also a factory...

    I am in Oakhurst CA. I am also a factory installer for KDF. Best brake you can put on a hunting rig. If we are not close to each other, the Brown Truck comes here every day.
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    Maybe run it through a cycle or two in an...

    Maybe run it through a cycle or two in an ultrasonic cleaner. Might free it up enough to make the other suggestions work better.
    I have an LCP II and it sure is pretty tight quarters in that...
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    I have fit a few of US 1917's from them....

    I have fit a few of US 1917's from them. Criterion barrels are top notch.
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    The "Cast Bullets" publication put out a few...

    The "Cast Bullets" publication put out a few years back by the NRA, by E.H. Harrison, has tons of information on sprue plates, their use, peculiarities, materials,dimensions,etc. Most likely out of...
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    Contact a company that offers them , like B...

    Contact a company that offers them , like B Square, Williams, Forster and get a quote for a large quantity. Or go farther up the chain and find out who makes them for them.
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    I have found that they are a cut below in overall...

    I have found that they are a cut below in overall quality when compared to JGS bushings. Haven't had to reject one, just not as nice overall.
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    Maybe update your list. What is left.

    Maybe update your list. What is left.
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    Hey lkydvl, you out there??

    Hey lkydvl, you out there??
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    I'll take the Forster 284 Win gauges Go/No-Go $30

    I'll take the Forster 284 Win gauges Go/No-Go $30
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    I don't mess with the neck. Just lightly polish...

    I don't mess with the neck. Just lightly polish the body and a little shoulder. Like the other guy said, don't over think it. 50,000 + PSI repeatedly will iron it out right quick.
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    I use 320 wrapped onto a wood dowel. A quick...

    I use 320 wrapped onto a wood dowel. A quick polish while in the lathe and send it out the door! More important is the subtle chamfer or radius at the chamber mouth. Too sharp of an edge there and...
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    It will never be "new" again. It is not...

    It will never be "new" again. It is not necessarily valuable, nor collectible. However it can be made very presentable again with some new parts and a refinish. Send it to me and I will take care of...
  25. Thread: Damaged Barrel.

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    Having relined dozens of .22 rimfires, and one or...

    Having relined dozens of .22 rimfires, and one or two center fires, I have to say you guys are taking this WAY over the top. The .312 liner alone will withstand the pressure left in the barrel after...
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