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by Kerz
Thu Dec 03, 2020 1:28 pm
Forum: U.S. Military Krags
Topic: First shot from a Krag
Replies: 2
Views: 53

First shot from a Krag

A bit of Krag history. "On Aug. 19, 1907 a new era in National Match history began with the firing of NRA and Ohio State Rifle Association matches. Specifically, the first shot of the event was fired from a Krag by Corp. L.B. Jarrett of Indiana at 9:10 a.m. in the Championship Company Team Match..."...
by Kerz
Fri Nov 27, 2020 11:36 am
Forum: Chit-Chat
Topic: Happy Thanksgiving
Replies: 4
Views: 36

Re: Happy Thanksgiving

Missed this posting yesterday. Hope all had a great TG day! I/we do have much to give thanks for. Our son, daughter-n-law, and grandson are in for a few days. (Conservative, progun and shooters) This is a great forum, that I appreciate being a member. PS Dick I too am glad you escaped the brush with...
by Kerz
Tue Nov 24, 2020 11:04 am
Forum: Sporterized and unofficial modified Krags
Topic: building a new Krag
Replies: 6
Views: 152

Re: building a new Krag

Nice workmanship going on!
Vic
by Kerz
Sun Nov 22, 2020 11:08 am
Forum: Chit-Chat
Topic: Not sure exactly what this means?
Replies: 13
Views: 239

Re: Not sure exactly what this means?

Sounds like you've been there? My wife is all about going, when the world comes back to normalcy.
Vic
by Kerz
Sat Nov 21, 2020 10:28 am
Forum: Chit-Chat
Topic: Surf's Up
Replies: 5
Views: 161

Re: Surf's Up

Wow what a captain!
by Kerz
Wed Nov 18, 2020 11:16 am
Forum: Ammunition, reloading, shooting, etc
Topic: Hand Loading Hornady 125 grn HPs
Replies: 20
Views: 696

Re: Hand Loading Hornady 125 grn HPs

Thanks Para for Hornady's definition and the illustration. I was merely making a casual observation, or perception, of the appearance. :) Madsenshooter, If we ever get the chance to go back to Perry, (Ha) we'll be in the campgrounds on Post. You would certainly be welcome to visit. We're usually the...
by Kerz
Mon Nov 16, 2020 12:34 pm
Forum: Ammunition, reloading, shooting, etc
Topic: Hand Loading Hornady 125 grn HPs
Replies: 20
Views: 696

Re: Hand Loading Hornady 125 grn HPs

Madsenshooter Yelp, kinda like a stubby tangent ogive. Not sure that chasing the "jump" would be much value for me. Hell, I'd be lucky to duplicate those above results from the bench again :D . As you known, a Krag front sight is unforgiving to older eyes. Back when I shot a lot of AMaxs at 600 yds,...
by Kerz
Mon Nov 16, 2020 12:17 pm
Forum: Ammunition, reloading, shooting, etc
Topic: Hand Loading Hornady 125 grn HPs
Replies: 20
Views: 696

Re: Hand Loading Hornady 125 grn HPs

Porter
Yes 2.980.
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by Kerz
Sun Nov 15, 2020 11:37 am
Forum: Ammunition, reloading, shooting, etc
Topic: Hand Loading Hornady 125 grn HPs
Replies: 20
Views: 696

Re: Hand Loading Hornady 125 grn HPs

Porter,
I did some work with 160 FTX and got some really good results.
Let us know.
Vic
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by Kerz
Sun Nov 15, 2020 11:30 am
Forum: U.S. Military Krags
Topic: Inherited rifle
Replies: 5
Views: 205

Re: Inherited rifle

Welcome and a very nice Model 1898! Your gift from grandpa looks to be all in military configuration, nice to see. Many we see have been sporterized.
Let us know how it shoots.
Vic