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by John23
Sun May 12, 2019 8:18 am
Forum: For Sale/Wanted to Buy
Topic: Swap Sightron 10-50x60 for Leupold 45x comp
Replies: 0
Views: 194

Swap Sightron 10-50x60 for Leupold 45x comp

As per the title

I have grown fond of the Leupold 45x competition scopes
Seeing if anyone would like to swap one for one of my sightron 10-50x60 target dot scopes
Scopes have the additional 3” sunshades and are in great condition
by John23
Wed May 01, 2019 12:25 pm
Forum: Equipment & Technical
Topic: Timney Trigger for Omark action
Replies: 1
Views: 193

Re: Timney Trigger for Omark action

700 triggers drop in although you have to remove the safety if it has one .

You may need to get your file out on the bolt dependent if it is a square or angle model .
Whilst at it you set the timing

Both very easy
by John23
Thu Apr 04, 2019 9:23 pm
Forum: Equipment & Technical
Topic: enlighten me on powder measures.
Replies: 12
Views: 808

Re: enlighten me on powder measures.

Charge masters ect are fine although I would still weigh each charge on some dependable beam scales . By accident I discovered lee plastic throwers are the best . I bought a harrel at the same time 2 second hand lee’s . Harrel is good for Ppc powder but won’t meter 2208 for shit Lee on the other han...
by John23
Mon Jan 14, 2019 6:09 pm
Forum: Equipment & Technical
Topic: Submerging barrels in cleaning solutions
Replies: 32
Views: 3205

Re: Submerging barrels in cleaning solutions

Interesting about the helmar

The manufacturer is about 10 mins from home

I will check it out
by John23
Mon Jan 14, 2019 5:56 am
Forum: For Sale/Wanted to Buy
Topic: Wanted 220 Russian Cases
Replies: 25
Views: 2033

Re: Wanted 220 Russian Cases

Got any fresh 6br brass to swap ?
by John23
Mon Jan 14, 2019 5:01 am
Forum: For Sale/Wanted to Buy
Topic: Wanted 220 Russian Cases
Replies: 25
Views: 2033

Re: Wanted 220 Russian Cases

Where are you located?

I have 100 new Lapua cases
by John23
Sun Jan 13, 2019 1:15 pm
Forum: Equipment & Technical
Topic: Submerging barrels in cleaning solutions
Replies: 32
Views: 3205

Re: Submerging barrels in cleaning solutions

In regards to that beaut ultrasonic cleaner you built where did you source the parts ?
Or more specifically is there a special frequency or product I should be looking at ?
by John23
Sun Jan 13, 2019 1:13 pm
Forum: Equipment & Technical
Topic: Submerging barrels in cleaning solutions
Replies: 32
Views: 3205

Re: Submerging barrels in cleaning solutions

Thanks for the feed back so far Metho would be a cheaper option than methanol and much more accessible. I am in uncharted waters and don’t have much of a knowledge of chemistry. I know what works which is a solid starting point . Alternative product suggestions are appreciated. This project is not a...
by John23
Sat Jan 12, 2019 9:03 pm
Forum: Equipment & Technical
Topic: Submerging barrels in cleaning solutions
Replies: 32
Views: 3205

Re: Submerging barrels in cleaning solutions

No I’m not sure

But I’m sure acetone and methanol do
by John23
Sat Jan 12, 2019 7:50 pm
Forum: Equipment & Technical
Topic: Submerging barrels in cleaning solutions
Replies: 32
Views: 3205

Submerging barrels in cleaning solutions

Gday Everyone After following Keith hills advice i saw on a post on here I have been successfully cleaning my barrels with nulon engine cleaner . So far this has been my most successful product and i have tried many . Recently I decided to read the can to learn the ingredients consist of mostly acet...
by John23
Mon Dec 10, 2018 6:46 pm
Forum: Photos of Rifles etc.
Topic: A year on and 1 becomes 2
Replies: 9
Views: 2186

Re: A year on and 1 becomes 2

Great post and some tasty rifles

Wish I could get my wife to come along
by John23
Thu Nov 22, 2018 6:29 pm
Forum: Equipment & Technical
Topic: Savage 12 bolt lift.
Replies: 6
Views: 1078

Re: Savage 12 bolt lift.

Some years ago I made one for mine A round aluminium disk with a single ball bearing sunk and glued into the disk. I also made a spacer to cover the exposed threads as I chose to not shorten the rear screw . It made a good improvement although it was still the stiffest action I have had to open . I ...
by John23
Sun Oct 28, 2018 4:24 pm
Forum: Full-bore/Target Rifle
Topic: Caldwell BR Front Rest Bag
Replies: 4
Views: 1342

Re: Caldwell BR Front Rest Bag

Not sure if the rock br uses the same bags as the Caldwell fire control? I used a seb front bag to replace my fire controls front bag some time ago . The rest is too narrow to keep the side tensioners but was a major improvement over the stock Caldwell bag . Fitting required a couple of holes punche...
by John23
Sat Sep 15, 2018 9:52 am
Forum: Equipment & Technical
Topic: Bell & Carlson Stocks any good...
Replies: 7
Views: 1758

Re: Bell & Carlson Stocks any good...

Consider the bedding block as pillars and epoxy bed it
by John23
Wed Sep 12, 2018 5:44 pm
Forum: Equipment & Technical
Topic: Elevation adjustments
Replies: 6
Views: 966

Re: Elevation adjustments

Getting enough adjustment will be your biggest challenge .
I use sports match hight adjustable (about $80 on eBay from the uk)

They will give you up to 50 moa dependant on how you set them up

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