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by butcharoot
Mon Jul 27, 2020 3:46 am
Forum: French Rifles
Topic: French Lebel main spring dimensions?
Replies: 8
Views: 630

Re: French Lebel main spring dimensions?

According to Kelt - A firing pin spring from a Remington 700 short action cut in half will provide two spares for Berthier /Lebel rifles. It has the correct coil diameter and will improve both trigger pull and bolt handling. I have done this with my Berthier.
by butcharoot
Wed Jan 01, 2020 4:24 am
Forum: Italian Rifles
Topic: I picked up what I thought was a Carcano today
Replies: 20
Views: 6233

Re: I picked up what I thought was a Carcano today

If the receiver has a stripper clip guide as shown in 72 usmc's 1st picture in post # 4 it should be 6.5x50 Arisaka. It appears to be in the proper stock. They made 2 different stock lengths. The butt stocks are 2 piece. A Type 38 hand guard and lower barrel band will fit and look identical except f...
by butcharoot
Tue Dec 31, 2019 3:30 am
Forum: Italian Rifles
Topic: I picked up what I thought was a Carcano today
Replies: 20
Views: 6233

Re: I picked up what I thought was a Carcano today

It appears to be a Japanese Type I, made for Japan by Italy.
by butcharoot
Sun Oct 27, 2019 7:49 am
Forum: Italian Rifles
Topic: 8x57 Carcano carbine at 200 & 250 meters-Now Match update
Replies: 6
Views: 2570

Re: 8x57 Carcano carbine at 200 & 250 meters-Now Match update

Might i ask how you modified the clips? Thanks, Butch
by butcharoot
Fri Aug 30, 2019 6:20 am
Forum: French Pistols
Topic: 7.65 French Long.
Replies: 77
Views: 37698

Re: 7.65 French Long.

Thanks for the info SWIHARTMARK. Butch
by butcharoot
Thu Aug 29, 2019 6:24 am
Forum: French Pistols
Topic: 7.65 French Long.
Replies: 77
Views: 37698

Re: 7.65 French Long.

Can you elaborate on the red steel rule dye? Thanks, Butch
by butcharoot
Tue Aug 27, 2019 6:56 am
Forum: General Ammunition
Topic: new .32 French long
Replies: 31
Views: 8435

Re: new .32 French long

Mr Lupin on Gunboards.com has gotten LEE Dies to make a run of the dies that are cheaper than RCBS
by butcharoot
Sun Jul 21, 2019 6:27 am
Forum: Soviet-Russian Influenced Rifles
Topic: Anyone here have a Russin SVT40?
Replies: 8
Views: 3277

Re: Anyone here have a Russin SVT40?

Thanks Rapidrob for the info about the gas setting and ammo info.
by butcharoot
Sun Jul 21, 2019 6:25 am
Forum: French Pistols
Topic: 7.65 French Long.
Replies: 77
Views: 37698

Re: 7.65 French Long.

Here is a link to the brass, the price has went up $10. https://forums.gunboards.com/showthread ... y-Starline.
by butcharoot
Wed May 29, 2019 6:38 am
Forum: General Firearms Topics
Topic: Vendor Info?
Replies: 4
Views: 2518

Re: Vendor Info?

I'll add Allegheny Arsenal - https://mg34.com/ , Jack First - https://jack-first-gun-parts.myshopify.com/.
by butcharoot
Mon Mar 25, 2019 5:56 am
Forum: Gunsmithing
Topic: Ordering from Numrich Question?
Replies: 5
Views: 3002

Re: Ordering from Numrich Question?

They sell some parts on ebay and offer free shipping on orders over $75.
by butcharoot
Mon Jan 21, 2019 10:52 am
Forum: General Firearms Topics
Topic: Lakeland Fl Gun show Jan 19th - 20th
Replies: 6
Views: 2611

Re: Lakeland Fl Gun show Jan 19th - 20th

I have to agree with indy1919a4, went on Sunday. With 2 halls there was more room between the rows. A lot of older guns, found a nice M1916 Spanish Mauser. No charge for parking, $12 to get in.
by butcharoot
Tue Feb 06, 2018 7:14 am
Forum: Reloading
Topic: Cast Bullets for Carcano
Replies: 10
Views: 6048

Re: Cast Bullets for Carcano

I would also appreciate some reloading data for these bullets. Butch

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