RevJim's Recent Activity


Help Support Long Range Hunting by donating:


  1. RevJim posted a new thread.

    CA Mesa Receiver screw torque setting?

    Their website has no info on this. I have used 55 inch/pounds on a rifle with "aluminum" pillars but this one has some kind of "fiber"...

    Forum: Rifles, Bullets, Barrels & Ballistics

    Aug 16, 2019 at 5:08 PM
  2. RevJim replied to the thread 270 win velocity question?.

    I have always used Chrony, now use a Beta but I also will shoot out to 500yds to check my accuracy/drop. I don't normally shoot at an...

    Aug 16, 2019 at 10:57 AM
  3. RevJim replied to the thread Mule deer hunt out west..

    I once played with a short action, custom barreled 6.5/284 that I had set up just for the 120/125gr bullets. It was a lightning bolt...

    Aug 15, 2019 at 3:43 PM
  4. RevJim liked Hespco's post in the thread Mule deer hunt out west..

    We take mature muley buck's every year with 260 Rem, 6.5x55, & 6.5-06. Light recoil, deep penetration . Never hap a problem. Also take...

    Aug 15, 2019 at 3:37 PM
  5. RevJim liked BallisticsGuy's post in the thread Mule deer hunt out west..

    Bring whatever you'd use to hunt a whitetail in whatever terrain type you'll be in. Where I've been around mulies, a .30-30 with...

    Aug 15, 2019 at 3:36 PM
  6. RevJim replied to the thread 338 Win Mag Cow Elk Bullet?.

    I like the 257WM too. I used a couple different rifles on Texas Exotics. First one was a converted/rechambered Mod 700 Classic in 25-06....

    Aug 13, 2019 at 4:00 PM
  7. RevJim replied to the thread 338 Win Mag Cow Elk Bullet?.

    I hear you Muley- I have friends who hunt cow or bull with 6mm Remington, 243W, 308, 270, 25-06 etc. I myself like something "a bit out...

    Aug 12, 2019