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  1. The Oregonian replied to the thread For Sale Holland Ball Micrometer.

    Price drop to $60

    May 23, 2019 at 6:52 AM
  2. The Oregonian replied to the thread How much cool down time?.

    If in the sun you can hang a towel over the barrel to keep the sun off. If you moisten the towel it will aid cooling.

    May 22, 2019 at 8:25 PM
  3. The Oregonian liked cohunt's post in the thread Moving targets.

    Hog hunting

    May 22, 2019 at 8:22 PM
  4. The Oregonian replied to the thread Youth deer rifle..

    I gota 6.5 creed with a shorter LOP for my 9 yr old...I enjoy shooting it as well even with the shorter LOP. When he gets big enough...

    May 22, 2019 at 8:21 PM
  5. The Oregonian replied to the thread Brass much thicker right by neck?.

    Agree...I am going to turn necks as well but I think the peening is the issue. Neck turning is just to get everything even, and if the...

    May 22, 2019 at 6:40 PM
  6. The Oregonian replied to the thread Brass much thicker right by neck?.

    It was off by a couple of thou during that video but I rezeroed just after. I do deburr case necks and chamfer.

    May 22, 2019 at 9:59 AM
  7. The Oregonian replied to the thread Brass much thicker right by neck?.

    Yes, I bump the shoulder...I think/hope it is the case mouth peening.

    May 22, 2019 at 9:58 AM
  8. The Oregonian replied to the thread Brass much thicker right by neck?.

    I wonder if there are any other problems this could create around velocity, pressure, and/or accuracy. If the case mouth is thicker on...

    May 22, 2019 at 8:38 AM
  9. The Oregonian replied to the thread Brass much thicker right by neck?.

    I agree this site is a huge resource...I didn’t try to diminish it at all and I apologize if it came across that way. I was just saying...

    May 21, 2019 at 7:14 PM
  10. The Oregonian replied to the thread Brass much thicker right by neck?.

    I have this on order which has a finer head, but not as fine as I would like. But people swear by it......

    May 21, 2019 at 7:00 PM
  11. The Oregonian attached a file to the thread Brass much thicker right by neck?.

    I measured the chamber dimensions by this method just now...i get 2.611 to 2.616...that is about .030 longer than any of my brass so...

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  12. The Oregonian replied to the thread Brass much thicker right by neck?.

    Here is the borescope...hard to get a phone to video while one hand guides the cable and another holds the main borescope unit / video...

    May 21, 2019 at 6:04 PM
  13. The Oregonian replied to the thread Brass much thicker right by neck?.

    I have a borescope and didn’t see elements of a carbon ring but I cleaned anyway. How would i clean the chamber neck? Same way but...

    May 21, 2019 at 5:32 PM
  14. The Oregonian replied to the thread Brass much thicker right by neck?.

    Here is the measurement with the neck micrometer...there is some flare of .002 to .003 on this [MEDIA]

    May 21, 2019 at 5:27 PM
  15. The Oregonian attached a file to the thread Brass much thicker right by neck?.

    Couple of more things...I measured fired brass and there was no increase in thickness at the case mouth and no flare at the mouth. Here...

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