You can stuff about 40 grains of 2F goex in it.
With a 185gr lead RN and 40gr 3F and a grease cookie you can get ~1700 fps.
Did this years ago...
^yup. Cheap is possible.
The only real add on I've put on any of my rifles was an ambitious charging handle on the ar rifles. Thats it....
Years ago i remember seeing an article about the AK types being encountered in the 'Stan.
The best I thought WERE the type 1 '47-'49 stamped...
I run my M1a, full length Fals, Cetme, M1 carbine, Aks, carbine and 20" A4 clones Ar15s, PSLs or SVT with my left hand.
My right hand rarely...
Tried this with a Mosin.
Can only get 4 rounds in the mag instead of 5.
And I dropped the rifle more than once I in my experiment.
If you can...
They'll be fine. I've fired ammunition from the 1880s and it went off normal.
8mm mauser from 1916, fine.
7.65x54 from 1910, fine
I always check. Found some gems in 20+years.
A near full box of 38 spcl
Many packages of partial targets
Many boxes with random empty cases
The Baikal SxS 12ga that beat me mercilessly was taken and shortened 1/8 inch at a time. I finally took off about a half inch. Then took about...
I've a few 20s that are over 50 years old. They're marked .223. They still are chugging along.
When you start getting feeding issues, then you...
Drop down at least 5% and retest. I created a similar problem with 308 168grs Sierras and CFE223.
Loose primer pockets and pierced primers...
My main is a '51 30-06 mod 70.
But I have taken a 243, 308, 45-70, 7&8 mm mauser, 303, 30-40 and 30-30 out on occasions
I find that if the stock length is too long for me, I get extra recoil and smacked good.
My choice would be .308
It is a common caliber that can be downloaded (red dot and .31 cal lead ball --> 200 gr loads) or upped as needed.
Shot one owned by a range regular.
Agree with the above of, very similar to 5.56/223.
It is a bit of a jump up, but not enough to knock the 223...
Remington 581 .22lr with a steel tubed 3x? Scope and 1 magazines
He will he missed.
His reviews were always entertaining.
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