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  1. Don A Parsons replied to the thread Winter type workout.

    220 - age,,, then try to target the upper limit,,, heart rate 140 ish is mine,,, between 90 to 140 ish so I'll aim for 138 for 20 - 30...

    Jan 17, 2020 at 10:21 AM
  2. Don A Parsons replied to the thread Bear protection article.

    Doesn't matter if it's wet or not since 1 small spark will set the spray a fire,,, having it on fire is a benefit,,, but the real...

    Jan 17, 2020 at 6:34 AM
  3. Don A Parsons liked milo-2's post in the thread Mid-Life Reloading vs. Buying Ammo Crisis.

    There are some powders, like VV N 500 series powder that oxidize over time if opened and sitting. H4831 known to get HOT if opened and...

    Jan 16, 2020 at 9:03 PM
  4. Don A Parsons replied to the thread Winter type workout.

    Today I hiked 2 miles at a slow pace at -40c,,, then did a few stretches. It's tuff to keep moving when it's kold... But we sometimes...

    Jan 16, 2020 at 8:46 PM
  5. Don A Parsons replied to the thread Bear protection article.

    I'm to old to buy in at $50+++ Cnd funds for the smallest can of bear spray known to humans... I can get the largest of large cans of...

    Jan 16, 2020 at 6:11 PM
  6. Don A Parsons liked codyadams's post in the thread My shiny new light .338 Norma Magnum build thread!!.

    Some of you may have seen bits and pieces of this in other threads, but I like having threads dedicated to each rifle build I do (more...

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  7. Don A Parsons liked Bart B's post in the thread .308 win.

    A target rifle shooting 250 grain match bullets 2150 fps in a 1:8 twist barrel tested about 6 inches at 1000 yards. Won matches, too....

    Jan 16, 2020 at 4:29 PM
  8. Don A Parsons liked Fedwell's post in the thread 6.5-06 Retumbo Quickload request or info.

    Be very conservative with your Retumbo Supply. Right now it is like trying to find Unicorn Poop.

    Jan 16, 2020 at 10:50 AM
  9. Don A Parsons replied to the thread 6.5-06 Retumbo Quickload request or info.

    Yes,,, mine likes the H4831 and H1000 since RL powders are far and few up here in the far North of you folks... Be wize to the IMR & H...

    Jan 16, 2020 at 10:50 AM
  10. Don A Parsons liked keithcandler's post in the thread 6.5-06 Retumbo Quickload request or info.

    A World Class gunsmith that loves the 6.5/06 told me the cartridge loves the R#22, and my rifle is extremely accurate with the 130g...

    Jan 16, 2020 at 10:25 AM
  11. Don A Parsons liked Trnelson's post in the thread 6.5-06 Retumbo Quickload request or info.

    ^^^ THIS EXACTLY!!!! The correlation between H1000 and Retumbo in a ‘6.5/06’ is NON-linear!! Simple equations of proportionality...

    Jan 16, 2020 at 10:25 AM
  12. Don A Parsons liked keithcandler's post in the thread 6.5-06 Retumbo Quickload request or info.

    [email protected] & 23! is a real dandy

    Jan 16, 2020 at 10:24 AM
  13. Don A Parsons replied to the thread .308 win.

    I totally agree with your idea CH,,, My second 308 rifle in 2016 is a tack driver... https://photos.app.goo.gl/16nTtY1JHBwBxays7 It...

    Jan 14, 2020 at 2:40 PM
  14. Don A Parsons liked Orange Dust's post in the thread .308 win.

    I'd pretty much bet if you have a very large gun safe, there is a .308 hiding in there somewhere. And with good reason.

    Jan 14, 2020 at 2:23 PM
  15. Don A Parsons liked Lawboy's post in the thread .308 win.

    Building a 308 Tikka T3x now. Bartlein 1:10 5R barrel, M24 contour, finished at 25 inches. GRS Sporter stock. 20MOA rail. Factory trigger.

    Jan 14, 2020 at 2:23 PM