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  1. Picher attached a file to the thread Which of these is more accurate?.

    It seems like I had more fun woodchuck hunting with my .30-06, 125 grain Sierra bullets, with a hefty-charge of 4064 in my Weaver 2.5X...

    upload_2022-12-2_8-5-6.jpeg Dec 2, 2022 at 8:12 AM
  2. Picher replied to the thread Barrel harmonics.

    That's why we don't "pull" triggers, we squeeeeze them. I strive to not only move in a controlled left-right "sway" and...

    Dec 1, 2022 at 9:00 PM
  3. Picher replied to the thread Barrel harmonics.

    It's refreshing to read about people's shooting activities that are more anal than mine. I appreciate the efforts, but glad that I...

    Dec 1, 2022 at 9:33 AM
  4. Picher attached a file to the thread Barrel harmonics.

    Barrel steel "imperfections" can cause groups to wander as it heats. Some barrels are "stress-relieved" by heating, prior to...

    Tikka 453 with Fluted .17 HMR & 4.5-14X Scope.JPG Nov 30, 2022 at 11:11 AM
  5. Picher liked horsemen61's post in the thread Leave alone or camo it.

    I’d leave it alone but that’s just me

    Nov 30, 2022 at 10:26 AM
  6. Picher replied to the thread Long Range Rifle/Scope/PRS question(s).

    I hunted woodchucks with this rifle and Weaver 2.5X scope, averaging about 200 yards per kill. It grouped about 1" with handloads done...

    Nov 30, 2022 at 9:33 AM
  7. Picher attached a file to the thread Long Range Rifle/Scope/PRS question(s).

    [IMG] Savage 110, 30-06 was my first new rifle, when I was 15 yrs old. I bought a semi-finished Bishop stock and glass-bedded it...

    John's Savage 110.JPG Nov 29, 2022 at 3:41 PM
  8. Picher replied to the thread Clean your own guns?.

    I somewhat dislike cleaning guns, but do it quickly and easily in my shop. I have several one-piece cleaning rods of different...

    Nov 29, 2022 at 6:40 AM
  9. Picher replied to the thread Clean your own guns?.

    My last patch always puts a light coating of Rig, or similar protectant. It doesn't make much of a difference in POI, but makes me feel...

    Nov 29, 2022 at 6:27 AM
  10. Picher replied to the thread Clean your own guns?.

    Nice guns! I like the Python the most, because I had a couple of them, long ago. Used the 6" when a part-time officer and firearms...

    Nov 28, 2022 at 10:05 AM
  11. Picher replied to the thread Clean your own guns?.

    When I had a part-time gun-repair business, I had several customers who didn't even clean their own guns. DUH!!! They apparently were...

    Nov 28, 2022 at 10:01 AM
  12. Picher replied to the thread Clean your own guns?.

    I've cleaned my guns and some belonging to others, when I ran a part-time gunsmithing service, when first married. I still use Hoppe's...

    Nov 28, 2022 at 9:53 AM
  13. Picher replied to the thread Clean your own guns?.

    I use very cheap bore cleaners, called bore brushes, patches, solvent, and preservatives, applied by cleaning rod.

    Nov 28, 2022 at 8:40 AM
  14. Picher replied to the thread Clean your own guns?.

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    Nov 27, 2022 at 8:44 AM
  15. Picher replied to the thread Is it ok to ask someone else to sight in your rifle?.

    One of the problems that many people have is that they tend to flinch when shooting, especially women who have just been introduced to...

    Nov 26, 2022
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