When shooting at the range I wear both ear plugs and ear muffs.
I wear plugs running the lawn tractor and chain saw.
Keep the 700 as is for a back up or sell it as it is. The action is not a good design and not worth spending money or time on it..
The primer dimension is .2103"to /2120"
One of my mic's read .2100" on a WLR unplated primer the other mic read .2101".
The un plated (brass color) WLR & WLRM primers I have are undersize and fit loose in good pockets.
Winchester forgot the primer diameter...
I am disappointed to see that the woodchucks are gone from New England and E. NY.
Chuck hunting was the most shooting and a favorite of mine...
Here is a new pic to go with my post above.
Woodchuck hunting has been my favorite sport however there are just about no woodchucks left here in New England and E. Ny.
Since the coyotes...
That M 7 is not the best design. Sell or trade it for a new rifle chambered for a round with more range.
Many have found that the 7mm Magnums...
I use a Lee primer tool that screws into the top of a press and has a plastic primer feed system.
For 200 yd. target shooting slow fire from 3 or 4 positions I found the 30-06 that everyone else used to kick harder than I wanted.
I ordered a...
That is beyond ugly. However the AR types are into that.
I started out with a 222 in 1953 and sometimes got over a hundred/yr when I was a kid.
Later I got a 243 to get more range. Never a .22" at 400...
Don't use tiny cartridges for ethical hunting of big game!
The .223 and other small bores are not legal in many places and that's because they...
The woodchucks are gone from the fields here in southern New England. I really miss the hunting and have had chuck rifles since 1953.
I never saw a benefit from neck turning. Why do you want to do it?
I got a turning kit and it was just extra work.
Use a larger cartridge that shoots bigger bullets.
The 223 is not even legal in some places.
When I was a kid I shot two deer with a 222 and one...
Why are there no woodchucks in Western CT?
I am seeing no woodchucks in CT, VT or eastern NY! I blamed it on the coyotes which are somewhat new...
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