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by dpm6264
Sun Feb 11, 2018 6:29 pm
Forum: revolvers
Topic: S & W N-frame Project
Replies: 107
Views: 38429

Re: S & W N-frame Project

Hi Dan, For what its worth to you, I would love to see more experimentation on this subject with hollow pointing these bullets to try to determine at what point hollow pointing helps accuracy and at what point it starts to hurt accuracy. How about the .25" hollow point as you drilled it but maybe wi...
by dpm6264
Sun Aug 21, 2016 6:18 pm
Forum: hi velocity
Topic: 7mm BR
Replies: 18
Views: 14203

Re: 7mm BR

Dan.... what gives? One cavity mold? If you had a good mold maker on staff you would think you could get a mold
so you can make bullets faster than a one cavity mold!! :lol: Sorry, couldn't resist.

by dpm6264
Sun Jun 14, 2015 6:14 am
Forum: lever actions
Topic: 45-70 Marlin mold
Replies: 46
Views: 30409

Re: 45-70 Marlin mold

bangbangman, Been reading your thread here and just wanted to offer a suggestion and link regarding fire lapping. Beartooth bullets offers lapping compound online as well as full lapping kits including bullets. Also they offer a great technical guide in book form. Its a small book easy to read but v...
by dpm6264
Sun Apr 19, 2015 3:40 pm
Forum: hi velocity
Topic: 6x45 Contender Rifle
Replies: 53
Views: 28235

Re: 6x45 Contender Rifle

Hi Dan, Ahhhhhh the beginning of a new project. Cool. Now that you have reamers you should be able to put this thing together fairly quickly I would think. Shouldn't take long to cut the chamber, thread the barrel and cut and crown. You have a mold made yet for what you want to shoot in that thing? ...
by dpm6264
Mon Apr 13, 2015 5:24 pm
Forum: hi velocity
Topic: 357 Mag Contender Barrel III
Replies: 45
Views: 19014

Re: 357 Mag Contender Barrel III

Hi Dan, Interesting how on your recent testing the bullet string walk was very consistent over and over starting left and walking horizontal to the right and then down and then finally back over left for the final shots of the group. I don't know if that means anything but I thought it was curious t...
by dpm6264
Thu Jan 01, 2015 5:45 pm
Forum: lever actions
Topic: Marlin 35 Remington
Replies: 1
Views: 2933

Re: Marlin 35 Remington

Dan, I thank you for your help on this 35 rem. Readers should know that as I e-mailed you after sending this picture to you that the .367 measurement on this section may actually be more. It looks like the SAAMI spec on this may be .3839 looking at the SAAMI spec. Its entirely possible that I may no...