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  1. General Firearms Discussion
    What would be the best bullet type and weight for whitetail in MS.? I’m reloading my own, so I need some info before I waste my time and money on stuff I don’t need. I’m looking for something that won’t damage the meat or blow shoulders off, but drop them as quick as possible as long as I do my...
  2. Reloading/Ammunition
    I’m new to reloading and wanted to know if I needed to crimp 308. I’m currently getting setup to reload my own 308 and the answer is all over the place on forums. I will have separate loads for my bolt and semi but I want ammo that works in both if needed. I just don’t want a lot of different...
  3. General Firearms Discussion
    Everyone here has saved me alot of trouble on buying the perfect rifle. So now I need to find the best trigger for my setup. All my guns are duel purpose so this is for hunting/sniping-target precision.Looks like timney 510? I see on eBay they have old Vietnam era triggers m40. There are a lot...
  4. Reloading/Ammunition
    I have a PSA AR-10 in 7.62x51 that I'm working on. Trying to work up some accurate loads to mimic M80 rounds POI in my rifle...it has an 18" barrel with 1 :10 twist. Also interested in any bullet weight you've found to work or not work well in a LR AR platform. I'm using some bulk cheap...
  5. Firearms Gallery
    Alright.. enough talk about the coronavirus and more gun pics. We'll all feel a little better with a problem solver in our hands. I'll start out with my PTR-91 with a Zeiss Fero Z51 night vision scope from the early 90s. Nothing better to fight off a virus because "you can't hit what you...
  6. General Firearms Discussion
    Trying to get my privileges to post so I hope this is a good way to do that. I know everything I need to know about modern firearms but haven’t been into long range bolt guns. So what are the best brands/types for long range shooting? I’m thinking 308 for more practical uses but also I’m...
  7. Reloading/Ammunition
    Hey guys, I just picked up a new Winchester Model 70 Coyote Light .308 Win yesterday. It has a 24” 1:12 twist barrel. I’m new to hand loading ammo. I started last February after deer season and enjoyed loading for my .270Win, 300WSM, 7mm Rem Mag and 243Win. So far, I’ve been able to use IMR4350...
  8. Long Guns
    Thought this was pretty neat.. Enjoy!! Scottish Shooter Sets UK 1000-Yard Records with Factory Savage « Daily Bulletin
  9. Reloading/Ammunition
    I'm looking for a source of inexpensive 308 plinkin' bullets, and found these: Reloading Supplies Good price per round, but I am not sure I want to commit to buying 1000 of them first thing. So far, I haven't found any for sale in smaller quantities. Has anybody else loaded these with good...
  10. Reloading/Ammunition
    Loaded some 308 rounds with H4895 for a range trip this past weekend. Bullet weights from 150 to 185 of unknown brand, all spire-point HP-BT, loaded into new Lapua brass trimmed to 2.005 and seated to a COAL of 2.800. According to the Hodgdon Reloading site, I used starting loads as follows...
  11. MidState Firearms
    Someone gave us this box as it wouldn't work in his 308 Win. He didn't have a marlin exp, nor do we, so it's free to a good home. Would like someone who actually can use it to have it. 308 Marlin EXP. 14 rounds left. call or text me 6012019665
  12. AR's, AK's, Silencers /Class III
  13. Reloading/Ammunition
    I just bought my first box of .308 TMK's for my 20" 700, who's tried them and who's shot deer with them? I know it's not intended to be a "hunting" bullet but it looks like it would expand better than the SMK. J.B.
  14. AR's, AK's, Silencers /Class III
    I have a PSA Gen-2 PA-10 in .308, that I got a couple years ago. Of course, I have been tinkering with it ever since, gradually adding upgrades as required. One of the more recent ones is an extended charging handle which makes it much easier to load and unload a scoped rifle. Not willing to...
  15. Gunsmithing
    Well now that I have me's little wife a new (used) Mohawk 600 its time to do something with the one with damaged rifling. The barreled is action about 85-90 %. I have decided that replacing the barrel with a used unknown count barrel would not be cost effective (Bluing, chambering and barrel)...
  16. Long Guns
    I'm looking at getting a 24" 5-R in 308. Anybody have one? I like the Gen 2 since it's coated and has the oversized bolt handle. I've seen a lot of good reviews on them and they seem to be good shooters. J.B. Model 700 5-R Stainless Threaded Gen 2
  17. Optics and Accessories
    I'm trying to find a picattiny scope base for my CVA hunter 308. I found a couple of them that didn't say specifically hunter but does anyone know what I need to be looking for to make sure it's compatible? It has the factory mounts on it now and I need something for picattiny. Thanks in advance.
  18. New Member Welcome Center
    Looking to consolidate to a single caliber, 308. Already have a ruger gunsite and love it. Also have an AR-15 pistol. Recently made it left and right hand friendly but still not what I wanted. Would be willing to consider a trade for an M1A scout.
  19. Reloading/Ammunition
    Trying to start gearing up to load 308 for my AR10 I pick up from Sum Gy this weekend. Going to be loading 147 general dynamics bullets with #34 primers. What are good powders that meter well without having to trickle powder? Let me hear suggestions on loads. Thanks.
  20. Long Guns
    I have a Ar10 that I want to put optics on, but I want to use a one piece QD mount. Ive seen several that have good reviews, just want opinions from people that have used them in the past. (Note: Looking for 1" size, and it needs to be relatively low profile because I have a Troy Industries...