Pay it Forward in Reloading

Discussion in 'Handloading and Reloading' started by blarby, Jan 23, 2013.

  1. Ray P

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    Well, looks like the 7mm-08 went to the recycler. Sorry to disappoint. I have since found 7 more pieces (3 Winchester and 4 FC) but that may not be enough to do you much good.
     
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  2. Seedy Character

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    Thanks Ray
     
  3. Hooda Thunkit

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    Everything in the Okie Panhandle is 30 miles away. Fortunately, it's flat as a pool table, and one can see that far out there.

    I don't live in the panhandle, but I've spent time there.

    One cannot get lost in the panhandle; the few trees there all point north - from the decades of wind blowing from the south.

    Us poor Okies. All summer long, Texas blows and Kansas sucks. In the winter, Kansas blows and Texas sucks. We're stuck in the middle.
     
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  4. dh1633pm
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    Got a care package together for a member here. A little powder, some primers, and 20 rounds of soft point. Will meet tomorrow after work just to the west of Syracuse.
     
  5. MacAR

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    Fellas, I have about 100 (maybe more) nickle plated 357 brass. They need a good cleaning as they've set in a shed for several years, but seem to be good. Free to anyone who wants clean them up and use them. Just send a PM with your address.

    Mac
     
  6. AJC1

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    I would love to have them.
     
  7. MacAR

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    Sent you a PM

    Mac
     
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  8. W/Vickers1938

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    I found a small quantity(109 pcs.) of a mystery bullet. I will describe them as best as possible in the event someone would have a better use.
    Are .4515 diameter, 225 grains in weight, a semi jacketed hollow point with exposed lead point, a single cannelure(?) at approximately .25 from base. None of the current reloading manuals catalog such an item. I found only a single listing for a 225 grain bullet in Lee 2nd edition Modern Reloading in 45 ACP. I do not recall acquiring these. Neither of my 1911s like projectiles with exposed lead at the nose. Do not have a 45 LC.
    Any one curious or has use for these bullets PM me and they are yours.
    Thank you and have a great day.
     
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  9. Howland937

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    PM sent sir! Not that it matters, but do they look at all like these? 20210916_155951.jpg
     
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  10. Hikingman

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    PM sent.
     
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  11. W/Vickers1938

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    Sorry Hikingman, Howland937 had the first response
     
  12. Charlie98

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    I've got a lightly used copy of Lyman's 48th up for grabs. This was forwarded to me by a fellow THR member, and I'd like to pay it forward, again.

    I'd like to see this go to someone here that NEEDS a good loading manual, particularly for cast, which is what I used it for.

    Post an 'I'll take it' here, and PM me, please.
     
  13. Scooter22

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    I'll take it! I'm still using my 45th addition from the 70s. Should have more info on newer powders for cast boolits. Thank you!
     
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  14. AJC1

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    That 45th is good but very small. The later manuals have waaaaay more cartridges
     
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  15. unwashed

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    Hi everyone I have 56 .40 cal cases of mixed head stamps if anyone is interested. Send me a PM if you're interested. All range pick ups since I just scoop and sort when I get home. I learnt a lot by just scooping, like 95% of people shoot 9mm followed by 40 and 45, seem they run close, .38, 357 and coming in dead last 380. At of all the scoops I think I recovered 4 380's out of 100's of cases. It may be area specific.
     
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  16. el indio

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    I have 44 8mm cases. Cleaned in walnut for 3 hours. PM to claim.
     
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  17. Bfh_auto

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    The cases arrived today. Thank you very much.
     
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  18. photosaurus

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    For your Swede or your Creed, these bullets are what you need! Offered for you personal stash only.

    Hornady 6.5mm 129gr SP (#2620)
    Quantity: 100
    Product Line: Interlock
    Bullet Diameter: 0.264”
    OAL: 1.188"
    Bullet Style: Spire Point
    G1 BC: 0.445
    Cannelure: Yes

    I can tell you I have a very particular set of skills. Skills I have acquired over a very long career. Skills that make me a nightmare for people who abuse the spirit of PIF. If you use these bullets for your own reloads, that will be the end of it - I will not look for you, I will not pursue you... but if you don't, I will look for you, I will find you... and I will...

    Hornady2620_6.5mmx129gr_1024x366.jpg
     
  19. Zahn
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    I bought a Savage Axis II XP 6.5 Creedmoor on Black Friday at Cabelas. I haven't shot it yet, mostly because factory ammo is unobtanium right now. I sure could use the bullets. I just ordered brass at Powder Valley.
     
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  20. photosaurus

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    Great! Shoot me a PM or conversation with you address and they will be dispatched posthaste.
     
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  21. Zahn
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    PM sent...
     
  22. Legionnaire
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    Found these among a bunch of 6mm bullets recently acquired. Sierra 7150 80 grain spitzers identified as being "For Single Shot Pistols." 59 in the box. I won't use them, so free to a good home. PM with a ship-to address and I'll get them on their way.
     

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  23. troy fairweather

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    That would be a cool box to have, probably right when the xp-100 came out. Good do everything bullet for who takes them.
     
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  24. webrx
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    Well, here is one for you, I do not, and never have owned a Lee 3-hole turret press, not sure if this somehow got mixed in when I bought some 4-holes quick swaps or what, but, I have it and don't need it.

    PM me with address if you want it.

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    Dave
     
  25. webrx
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    3-hole Turret promised, just waiting for an address via PM.

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