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  1. RockyMtnMT liked WildRose's post in the thread Brakes on a hunting gun.

    I didn't realize there was a contest. I am just pointing out the reality that with the larger bores felt recoil is considerably...

    Jun 18, 2018 at 11:37 AM
  2. RockyMtnMT liked Bravo 4's post in the thread 7mm08 for cow elk?.

    The cartridge itself only gets the bullet moving. In this case I would ask if you’d shoot an elk with a rifle chambered in 7mm Rem Mag?...

    Jun 18, 2018 at 11:37 AM
  3. RockyMtnMT liked codyadams's post in the thread 6.5-284 powder and case fill.

    Yup, H1000 will do exactly what you want (fill the case) and will give you better velocity than H4350, especially with the 147.

    Jun 18, 2018 at 11:36 AM
  4. RockyMtnMT liked Zen Archery's post in the thread West Texas Trophy Boar (+4 More).

    West Texas Trophy Boar Down. 5 Hogs submitted to the Hog Cemetery with Ron and Richard. [IMG] [MEDIA]

    Jun 17, 2018 at 3:33 PM
  5. RockyMtnMT liked FEENIX's post in the thread Brakes on a hunting gun.

    Dang! What did I miss? :D

    Jun 17, 2018 at 10:47 AM
  6. RockyMtnMT liked 7stw's post in the thread SCHOOLS- no longer soft targets.

    It's hard to believe, that we live in a place, and time, that when ever these tragedies happen, they want to take away all the guns,make...

    Jun 17, 2018 at 10:41 AM
  7. RockyMtnMT replied to the thread 6.5-284 powder and case fill.

    If I were starting a load with the 124g Hammer Hunter I would look 1st at rl-23. Start at 51g and work up looking for a vel at about...

    Jun 17, 2018 at 10:38 AM
  8. RockyMtnMT liked johnnyk's post in the thread 6.5-284 powder and case fill.

    Rant begin. Trying not to be cynical, I always thought that the reloading manuals (esp. Hornady 9th Edition) loaded the 6.5/284 down for...

    Jun 17, 2018 at 10:25 AM
  9. RockyMtnMT liked Greyfox's post in the thread 6.5-284 powder and case fill.

    I don’t think you will any ignition problems with the your capacity. I would probably be more concerned with getting a low ES. Most...

    Jun 17, 2018 at 10:23 AM
  10. RockyMtnMT liked Blacktail-hunter's post in the thread 7mm08 for cow elk?.

    Thanks everyone! All the advice has been awesome! Looks like its going to be a busy season! Between my wife and I we ended up with 4...

    Jun 15, 2018 at 8:10 AM
  11. RockyMtnMT liked jimbires's post in the thread Powder Selection.

    look at RL17 powder for high velocity .

    Jun 14, 2018 at 3:56 PM
  12. RockyMtnMT liked Gregory Duerr's post in the thread Nevada Hunter.

    Cant tell you how much ive received from this forum. Kind of walked into the idea of long range shooting with a lot of mixed emotions....

    Jun 14, 2018 at 1:46 PM
  13. RockyMtnMT replied to the thread Powder Selection.

    You should run the Berger twist calculator to see what you will get with varying vel. Vel does not make much of a diff. Steve

    Jun 14, 2018 at 1:18 PM
  14. RockyMtnMT replied to the thread Looking at buying a Bergara Ridge or HMR Opinions needed.

    Just looked at our supplier and they are backorderable. If you can't find one let me know and I can place an order for one and have it...

    Jun 14, 2018 at 7:37 AM
  15. RockyMtnMT replied to the thread Barrel break-in.

    We always used to do the shoot and clean method watching for the copper fouling to diminish. That was always the indicator that the...

    Jun 14, 2018 at 7:35 AM