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by Capt. Frank
Sat Oct 10, 2020 3:10 pm
Forum: Ammunition, reloading, shooting, etc
Topic: Webley MK VI
Replies: 4
Views: 107

Re: Webley MK VI

Oh, I forgot, thank you for the monofilament idea, looks like a good idea.
by Capt. Frank
Sat Oct 10, 2020 3:08 pm
Forum: Ammunition, reloading, shooting, etc
Topic: Webley MK VI
Replies: 4
Views: 107

Re: Webley MK VI

I found a spacer for sale, with holes for .455 cartridges, after I receive it I can make more. My brother, a machinist could also make them. I have dies, powder, 265 grain RNHB bullets, and primers, so I can load the .455's. I have found some loads on chat rooms, but not sure if they are trust worth...
by Capt. Frank
Thu Oct 08, 2020 8:10 pm
Forum: Ammunition, reloading, shooting, etc
Topic: Webley MK VI
Replies: 4
Views: 107

Webley MK VI

I recently purchased a Webley Mark VI revolver, it has a machined cylinder, to shoot .45 ACP rounds with moon clips. It shoots the reduced pressure cartridges I loaded for it well. Does anyone here, know where I can find moon clips, which would allow me to shoot .455 rounds? Also, can anyone recomme...
by Capt. Frank
Sat Sep 12, 2020 5:06 pm
Forum: Other Firearms
Topic: A SMLE Rifle
Replies: 5
Views: 191

Re: A SMLE Rifle

I bought an Ishapor (India made) Enfield chambered in 7.62 Nato. It is an accurate shooter made in 1965.
by Capt. Frank
Sat Sep 12, 2020 5:03 pm
Forum: Chit-Chat
Topic: free, free, free!
Replies: 2
Views: 133

free, free, free!

Anyone get their Obama phone?
by Capt. Frank
Sat Jul 11, 2020 3:24 pm
Forum: Ammunition, reloading, shooting, etc
Topic: Bench rest shoulder - ouch!
Replies: 7
Views: 484

Re: Bench rest shoulder - ouch!

I have found that raising the front and rear sand bags, places the rifle butt more squarely on the correct part of the shoulder, resulting in less felt recoil.
by Capt. Frank
Thu Jul 09, 2020 6:46 pm
Forum: Other Firearms
Topic: Now for something completely different
Replies: 7
Views: 665

Re: Now for something completely different

"Now for something completely different", obviously a Monty Python fan.
by Capt. Frank
Tue Jul 07, 2020 4:04 pm
Forum: Ammunition, reloading, shooting, etc
Topic: Help me get on the paper
Replies: 7
Views: 441

Re: Help me get on the paper

Rifle accuracy problems are caused by one of three factors: rifle, ammunition, or shooter. All three have to be examined individually.
by Capt. Frank
Sun Jul 05, 2020 4:45 pm
Forum: Ammunition, reloading, shooting, etc
Topic: Interesting Krag Ammo Reloading Ad 1900 era
Replies: 9
Views: 709

Re: Interesting Krag Ammo Reloading Ad 1900 era

Years ago, a retired State Trooper told me to invest in precious metal, lead.
by Capt. Frank
Tue Jun 30, 2020 3:44 pm
Forum: Chit-Chat
Topic: gun sales
Replies: 7
Views: 846

Re: gun sales

I work part time in a gun store in Delaware. We offer a hand gun beginner course, most of the new gun owners, sign up for it.<br />Maybe first time liberal gun purchasers are smarter than we think.<br />We also spend all the time necessary to teach them: the gun safety rules, proper grip, use and fe...