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    4thefunofit replied to the thread First Bedding Job Completed..
    Did you use any particular YouTube video for guidance?
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    4thefunofit replied to the thread 28 or 30 cal for build.
    This is probably way out in left field, but if you enjoy reloading and tinkering with wildcats a .30-7mmRM AI would probably do all you...
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    4thefunofit replied to the thread When to give up on a barrel?.
    I'm not an expert on this by any stretch of the imagination, but, assuming all other variables remain constant, having a FL die custom...
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    4thefunofit replied to the thread Buddy wants one rifle for everything...?.
    Does your buddy prefer a light weight rifle, or is weight not a problem?
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    4thefunofit reacted to tobnpr's post in the thread How long should it take?? with Like Like.
    If you don't mind me asking- what did they quote you for the work, and what is the extent (if it's soldered on, rifle will need to be...
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    4thefunofit replied to the thread Powder blend.
    OK. Guess I'll have to admit to doing something dumb recently. After loading up rounds, and dipping the powder from a bowl, I poured...
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    4thefunofit replied to the thread McGowen or Hart Rebarrel.
    Your experience with them and their product is unfortunate. My experience with them has been somewhat different than yours. The only...
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    4thefunofit replied to the thread McGowen or Hart Rebarrel.
    Yes, that included custom chambering (6 TCU) which is $140. Also included crowning, contouring, threading, stainless, and finish...
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    4thefunofit replied to the thread McGowen or Hart Rebarrel.
    Just checked my order. Total cost of my McGowen to the door and ready for the receiver, including shipping and handling, was $467. I...
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    4thefunofit replied to the thread McGowen or Hart Rebarrel.
    I'm not trying to pass judgment here, just sharing what's out there. Haven't yet had an opportunity to see how well (or not) mine...
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    4thefunofit replied to the thread McGowen or Hart Rebarrel.
    Here's an article showing which barrels are used by top shooters. Bartlien's at the top, and McGowen (which I recently purchased) along...
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    4thefunofit replied to the thread McGowen or Hart Rebarrel.
    When did you get this barrel? I believe I read where McGowen had acquired new machines.
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    4thefunofit replied to the thread Norma Brass.
    I bought a bag of 250 .223 Norma cases a while back, and they look great. Have had no problems necking them up to 6mm for my 6-TCU.
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    4thefunofit posted the thread Form/trim die saved the day. in Reloading.
    Recently got my new build back from the gunsmith. It's a 6mm TCU, and after expanding the .223 cases and seating the rounds wouldn't...
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    4thefunofit replied to the thread Bad barrel.
    If the barrel manufacture doesn't have a photo to provide visual proof of the barrel before it left their plant, then they really can't...
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