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CTK Precision P3 Ultimate Gun Vise & Shooting Rest Review

Filed in Articles, Gunsmithing Tools, Remington 700 Project, Uncategorized by on May 21, 2017 0 Comments • views: 137
CTK Precision P3 Ultimate Gun Vise & Shooting Rest Review

There comes a time in almost every rifle owner’s life when a gun vise becomes a very nice thing to have, if not a necessity. For me it was when I was buying the scope (Leupold VX-3i) for the Remington 700 project.  (BTW, This video by Larry Potterfield of Midway USA is a great tutorial […]

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How to Fix a Dripping Bullet Casting Furnace Spout

How to Fix a Dripping Bullet Casting Furnace Spout

Does the spout on your bullet casting furnace drip?  Here’s how to fix it in most cases. Lee 10lb Bottom Pour Bullet Casting Furnace: I christened mine Sir Dripsalot. The bad news is that this particular furnace is born to leak. Following the steps below will reduce the problem but you can never eliminate it. […]

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If I Cast My Own Bullets How Much Money Will I Save?

Filed in Articles, Bullet Casting, Bullet Casting Tips, Uncategorized by on April 5, 2014 0 Comments • views: 631
If I Cast My Own Bullets How Much Money Will I Save?

How much money wil you save casting your own bullets? The answer is ‘none’ because you will shoot more. OK, now for the serious answer: To cast my 230gr .45acp bullets I seem to use about 33 pounds of lead to cast 1000 bullets. . Right now lead is running about a dollar a pound […]

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Getting Started Reloading .223 Rifle: Headspace

Filed in Articles, Reloading .223 Rifle Ammo, Uncategorized by on April 5, 2014 0 Comments • views: 3631
Getting Started Reloading .223 Rifle: Headspace

If you have meed reloading pistol calibers for a while and are about to start reloading .223 rifle ammunition then this article is for you. It is one in a series of articles on this topic. Most pistol calibers are extremely forgiving and we never have to worry about case length.  I have some .45acp […]

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Hornaday LnL-AP Primer System Troubleshooting

Filed in Articles, Hornady LnL AP, Hornady LnL-AP Setup, Reloading Presses, Uncategorized by on January 27, 2013 1 Comment • views: 2944
Hornaday LnL-AP Primer System Troubleshooting

If you are having Hornady Priming System problems hopefully you’ll find this article helpful.

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Rifle Shooting at a 25-Yard Range

Filed in Articles, HK, Shooting, Uncategorized by on March 10, 2012 0 Comments • views: 2498
Rifle Shooting at a 25-Yard Range

Every weekend I head for my favorite shooting range with my .45acp Colt Combat Commander and my .223 C93. “How does he shoot a .223 rifle at a 25-yard range?” Easy – with an M4/M16 25-meter zeroing target. This is the same target used to train our US Army Infantry soldiers. That little silhouette in […]

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Aimshot Laser Boresight

Filed in Articles, Shooting, Uncategorized by on June 29, 2011 0 Comments • views: 506
Aimshot Laser Boresight

It was my first session at the rifle range with my new (to me) JLD PTR-91 (a high-quality copy of the German Heckler & Koch HK-91). Elevation-wise I was right on the mark. Windage-wise, I was shooting WAY to the left. Adjusting the rear site al the way to the stop only brought me within […]

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Which Progressive Reloading Press Should I Buy?

Filed in Articles, Uncategorized by on June 28, 2011 2 Comments • views: 848
Which Progressive Reloading Press Should I Buy?

Which progressive reloading press should I buy? The Red Pill?  The Blue Pill?  The Green Pill? By the end of year I plan to be using a progressing press.  The question is which one?  Read my opinions and perceived pros and cons of each candidate: Dillon XL650 Dillon RL550B RCBS Pro 2000 Hornady Lock and […]

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