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  1. SteveOak replied to the thread 6.5 convertion.

    The 6BR has the same bolt face so yes, it should. Since Krieger makes pre-fitted barrels they have worked out all the details. Give...

    Jun 21, 2018 at 5:23 PM
  2. SteveOak replied to the thread WANTED Trade 6BR Wilson trimmer case holder for 6PPC.

    Bump

    Jun 21, 2018 at 3:04 PM
  3. SteveOak replied to the thread Paging Scott Parker.

    A sparker tuned beam scale can be acquired for $200 or less. I don't know of an 'off the shelf' scale in that price range that is even...

    Jun 21, 2018 at 12:23 PM
  4. SteveOak liked spife7980's post in the thread Weird. Three bullets, two different lengths to the lands..

    This isnt exactly what the image is pointing out but its still illustrative. You can see that the different orange lines are different...

    Jun 20, 2018 at 9:16 PM
  5. SteveOak replied to the thread Daily Bulletin - 6mm Creedmore.

    The 243 was conceived before the 'modern age' of 30 to 40 degree shoulders and reduced taper bodies. The XC, Creedmore and so on have...

    Jun 20, 2018 at 8:39 PM
  6. SteveOak replied to the thread Writing ads.

    I rather appreciate when someone writes a crappy ad. I know upfront not to bother trying to deal with them. In contract law there is a...

    Jun 20, 2018 at 7:59 PM
  7. SteveOak replied to the thread Weird. Three bullets, two different lengths to the lands..

    Yeah, there is that. LOL

    Jun 20, 2018 at 7:57 PM
  8. SteveOak liked Catfur's post in the thread Why Turn Neck Exterior?.

    Reaming follows the existing hole, enlarging it by a set amount, so if the neck is uneven, the new, larger hole will be uneven as well....

    Jun 20, 2018 at 7:55 PM
  9. SteveOak replied to the thread Highest BC bullet in the 105 to 108gr weight class.

    I am presently using the new pointed 107 SMK's. Just wondering what may be better as far as BC. I want to avoid a faster than 8 twist....

    Jun 20, 2018 at 5:48 PM
  10. SteveOak replied to the thread Weird. Three bullets, two different lengths to the lands..

    Maybe you have your terms mixed up or I don't understand what you are saying. "Ogive" is the curved part of the bullet between the...

    Jun 20, 2018 at 4:10 PM
  11. SteveOak replied to the thread Weird. Three bullets, two different lengths to the lands..

    There is also the leade to consider. Leade There is a short section of the chamber in front of the throat where the rifling begins....

    Jun 20, 2018 at 3:37 PM
  12. SteveOak posted a new thread.

    Highest BC bullet in the 105 to 108gr weight class

    The BC published for the Berger 105gr Hunting VLD is .545. Is there another another bullet under 110gr that has a better BC and equal...

    Forum: ELR, Ballistics & Bullets Board

    Jun 20, 2018 at 3:11 PM
  13. SteveOak replied to the thread 6.5 convertion.

    You can have a new barrel put on your rifle. Kreiger makes pre-fit barrels for your rifle....

    Jun 20, 2018 at 1:13 PM
  14. SteveOak liked shoot4fun's post in the thread Paging Scott Parker.

    Knowing the facts about how Scott does business is why these threads keep popping up. Facts are he is very slow and often unresponsive....

    Jun 20, 2018 at 10:06 AM
  15. SteveOak replied to the thread Just finished sorting 100 Hornady 6mm ELDM bullets.

    If you post the entire measurement I will see if I can remember how to do the stats for you.

    Jun 19, 2018 at 12:43 PM