Well, the board is either fixed, or it's going to run terribly. Cross your fingers and hope for the best. I'm at my technical limit right now.

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by 72 usmc
Tue May 21, 2019 2:40 pm
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: WW I Snead Victory Lamp- Morgan Explosion
Replies: 120
Views: 40010
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Re: WW I Snead Victory Lamp- Morgan Explosion

Next we will see my Uncle Ed Lamp. It came from an estate in Schenectady, New York. The "Uncle Ed Lamp" is another version of a Snead factory WW I lamp. These lamps are very, very, difficult to find. They were sold by the Decorative Arts League at 175 Fifth Avenue New York. (Not at the Snead & Co. I...
by 72 usmc
Sun May 19, 2019 3:33 pm
Forum: Reloading
Topic: Need load data for Type 38
Replies: 5
Views: 91
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Re: Need load data for Type 38

Please let us know how & what bullet works best and how IMR 4064 works for you. What is your brand & type of 139 grain bullet? What does the carbine slug at?
by 72 usmc
Sun May 19, 2019 3:18 pm
Forum: Reloading
Topic: Need load data for Type 38
Replies: 5
Views: 91
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Re: Need load data for Type 38

I checked my book and 5 years ago I had good results with a lower grain bullet in my Arisaka carbines. I used 31.5-32 grains of IMR 3031 with a 129 grain Hornady GR SP Interlock bullet # 2620. It is a .264 bullet. Some have accuracy and tumbling problems with the 6.5 Arasaka ammo. You might want to ...
by 72 usmc
Sun May 19, 2019 2:35 pm
Forum: Reloading
Topic: Need load data for Type 38
Replies: 5
Views: 91
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Re: Need load data for Type 38

Lyman 45th edition 1970, page 62, has 140 grain jacketed bullets with IMR 4895 at starting 31 grains and max grains at 35. I have not used this powder its listed in the source. I use IMR 3031 in most military cartridges and with 140 grain jacketed bullets I use 32 grains, Lyman also lists this at st...
by 72 usmc
Wed May 15, 2019 10:58 pm
Forum: German Rifles
Topic: Reproduction K98k LSR
Replies: 4
Views: 262
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Re: Reproduction K98k LSR

I take it it was an RC converted to a reproduction sniper which would be great as a shooter. So here is a newbee question. What does a reproduction K98k with I assume a repro scope, cost at a gun shop or show. About the sme as a Mosin reproduction? What is fair market value? Since the rifle is modif...
by 72 usmc
Tue May 14, 2019 7:27 pm
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: Tracktor Supply and Lowes does sonthing nicee for vets....
Replies: 1
Views: 131
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Re: Tracktor Supply and Lowes does sonthing nicee for vets....

Our Home Depot store also has a vets parking, likewise I think I remember Hobby Lobby ?? also has a vets spot.
by 72 usmc
Sun May 12, 2019 7:20 pm
Forum: Spanish/S. American Pistols
Topic: I have this old Obrea
Replies: 5
Views: 238
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Re: I have this old Obrea

Here is the home page were you should be able to order from: https://www.vintagegungrips.com look up what you need under "store" Our Grip and Hardware reproductions are finest reproductions available. Both front and back grip panels have been cast as the originals were. The original checkering patte...
by 72 usmc
Sun May 12, 2019 5:57 pm
Forum: Spanish/S. American Pistols
Topic: I have this old Obrea
Replies: 5
Views: 238
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Re: I have this old Obrea

Reproduction or original? do they look like this:
https://www.vintagegungrips.com/shop/or ... -revolver/
by 72 usmc
Sun May 12, 2019 5:45 pm
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: WW I Snead Victory Lamp- Morgan Explosion
Replies: 120
Views: 40010
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Re: WW I Snead Victory Lamp- Morgan Explosion

:twisted: I still can not believe the mologs put tape over the original fragile tag. Someone needs a 3 day waiting period before they handle historical antiques :violence-smack:
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by 72 usmc
Sun May 12, 2019 4:12 pm
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: WW I Snead Victory Lamp- Morgan Explosion
Replies: 120
Views: 40010
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Re: WW I Snead Victory Lamp- Morgan Explosion

A lamp that I missed at Goodwill that the dogs gave away at 55 bucks :violin: :snooty: :doh: :doh: :doh: : Source https://www.shopgoodwill.com/Item/66993766 Sold at auction by Goodwill on 4/29 /2019. About as original as you can find and the idiots put scotch tape over the original tag. :doh: :doh: ...
by 72 usmc
Sun May 12, 2019 3:48 pm
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: WW I Snead Victory Lamp- Morgan Explosion
Replies: 120
Views: 40010
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Re: WW I Snead Victory Lamp- Morgan Explosion

Call me a hog & horder, but I just found another Snead ashtray in all places--Washington. Shipping is getting nuts, you can expect to pay 16-20 bucks just for shipping. Weight is approx. 3.25 pounds. This one is a little beat and well used during the last 100 years--but o so rare.... :dance: :clap: ...
by 72 usmc
Thu May 09, 2019 1:51 pm
Forum: Italian Pistols
Topic: Drinking while on Proxibid strikes again! M1910 Glisenti rig
Replies: 16
Views: 1066
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Re: Drinking while on Proxibid strikes again! M1910 Glisenti rig

It is such an odd pistol I had to repost the photos.
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by 72 usmc
Wed May 08, 2019 7:54 pm
Forum: Stock Care and Replacement Stocks
Topic: Dutch Beaumont stock restore project
Replies: 24
Views: 687
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Re: Dutch Beaumont stock restore project

There is also Candymans aged oil finish. Pictures remain intact.
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by 72 usmc
Wed May 08, 2019 6:37 pm
Forum: Stock Care and Replacement Stocks
Topic: Dutch Beaumont stock restore project
Replies: 24
Views: 687
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Re: Dutch Beaumont stock restore project

Yes you can, but be sure the finish has aged 3 months and is cured. This over blo or tung would produce a gloss. Consider my favorite : Birchwood Casey Tru-Oil . see https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w9NQ33B7lfU https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lvryJL9okd8 For your consideration, some nice tips and ide...

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