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    I still am interested in the 300 savage reamer,...

    I still am interested in the 300 savage reamer, ya know , when you get out of your tree stand
  2. Guys he did say it saw very little use, he just...

    Guys he did say it saw very little use, he just forgot the part about only by him. The previous owners however could have flogged the crap out of it........
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    Looks like an off center cut chamber, and no they...

    Looks like an off center cut chamber, and no they won’t shoot worth a damn.
    Mike Belm has a website that shows chamber casts with the same thing on tc encore barrels.
    Tc simply says they are “ in...
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    No it’s just hard to get burning hot enough due...

    No it’s just hard to get burning hot enough due to moisture . You usually burn baggasse that is a few seasons old as fresh bagasse has a lot of moisture.
    It burns dirty, we had some type of devices...
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    correct what killed the sugar industry was low...

    correct what killed the sugar industry was low prices brought on by the creation of High Fructose Corn Syrup, at least in America. Corn can be grown in all 50 states, Sugarcane in only 4, so it also...
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    Y’all are both wrong, my family had a sugar mill,...

    Y’all are both wrong, my family had a sugar mill, there was never anything other than Babbitt and cast iron bearings that were lubed by an old alcoholic with a bucket of grease and a shovel.
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    hahaha Ill give you 250 so you make a profit!!!!!

    hahaha Ill give you 250 so you make a profit!!!!!
  8. Did this at my dads house. House is over 150years...

    Did this at my dads house. House is over 150years old and Im pretty sure it was not the first time it was worked on so we may have been working on others mistakes. Pipe was not soldered but had lead...
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    WTB 6.5x55 and 300wm finish reamers

    Prefer live pilot that use the ptg style bushings. Also could use hs gauges on the 6.5
  10. I believe bolt carriers are made from one of the...

    I believe bolt carriers are made from one of the carpenter steels
    Also make sure you get the hardening right. The last big scare bcg’s were being sold that were not properly hardened and did not...
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    after every major storm there is always ships,...

    after every major storm there is always ships, barges, houseboats, oil field equipment pushed onshore/ into the marsh, etc. People don't realize that storm surge may only give an official water level...
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    From what I understand the best uppers are...

    From what I understand the best uppers are drilled, bored undersize, reamed, then honed to final size.
    FWIW, make the bore true 1" not over, not under. reason is that barrel extension to bore fit is...
  13. I purchased a 18 f150 5.0 4x4 with the 10 speed...

    I purchased a 18 f150 5.0 4x4 with the 10 speed tranny, one year in and I like it a lot.
    Towing a 6000lb bay boat or trailer full of hunting gear, you really don’t know it’s there. Almost reminds me...
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    Ive got to ask, why did you not contact a gun...

    Ive got to ask, why did you not contact a gun barrel manufacturer and have the material drilled for you in a softer state, then harden and ream/hone the inside to size? Barrel makers routinely drill...
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    Do you by chance hose your deck off after mowing,...

    Do you by chance hose your deck off after mowing, or leave the grass clippings setting in it, or cut grass early in the morning when it’s wet? If you do either of those stop. Only cut dry grass and...
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    They resemble bolt stops for a rem 700 Or...

    They resemble bolt stops for a rem 700
    Or cartridge interruptors for a old bolt rifle
  17. warm soapy water is one of the best carbon...

    warm soapy water is one of the best carbon removers their is. That said if the gas piston is riding that area, they scrubbing with a solvent soaked bronze bristle brush is probably nor going to hurt...
  18. The stealth cam as listed above and the moultrie...

    The stealth cam as listed above and the moultrie brand are good
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    wouldn't surprise me if he was. He is/was an...

    wouldn't surprise me if he was. He is/was an active competition rifle shooter at least before the election and a few guys in the gun world that know him say he is somewhat of a tinkerer. Possibly...
  20. I see you are in the Aland Islands. Is this being...

    I see you are in the Aland Islands. Is this being done for legal purposes? If not, leave it alone, the m16 carrier is heavier and more reliable. The sp1 carrier was done to prevent people from using...
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    Id like a few if you decide to ship as well. Will...

    Id like a few if you decide to ship as well. Will gladly pay shipping
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    Having been to shilen and watched the buttons...

    Having been to shilen and watched the buttons pulled through the barrel, the press used to do it does not turn the button at all, the twist of the button causes the rotation.
    According to the techs...
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    My studies are in 30 years of competition...

    My studies are in 30 years of competition shooting highpower , prone, smallbore, etc. if the bullet is not stable when it leaves the muzzle, it is not going to be accurate. This is why we pay so much...
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    Bullets don't "go to sleep" outside of the bore,...

    Bullets don't "go to sleep" outside of the bore, I honestly don't know why people believe that. If a bullet is unstable when it leaves the muzzle that is only boing to get worse. Groups open up as...
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    I wouldn't worry about it. I drill gas ports for...

    I wouldn't worry about it. I drill gas ports for Semi Auto Target rifle barrels all the time. Simply spot drill, then drill about .003-.005" undersize, then ream to finished dimensions. Leaves a...
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