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Forum: Reloading Bench Yesterday, 11:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 249
Posted By jjfitch
Explain what extreme accuracy means to you! ...

Explain what extreme accuracy means to you!

Your gun will tell you what it is capable of.

Try a few factory self defense loads to see for sure. If it likes a factory load with a specific...
Forum: Reloading Bench Yesterday, 08:35 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 495
Posted By jjfitch
This!

That's what I'm talking about!

The first time I did it I found several worn out parts including the primer anvil which indicated a serious maladjustment! Cleared a primer flip issue!

Smiles,
Forum: Want to Sell/Trade (WTS/WTT) Yesterday, 05:04 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 138
Posted By jjfitch
Precision Poly Coated Bullets for sale

$35 shipped!

Box of 500: 9mm, MAK, .365 93 grain

Box of 500: .380, .356, 95 grain


585336

585338
Forum: Reloading Bench Yesterday, 03:29 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 495
Posted By jjfitch
This!

Re read post number #4!

Smiles,
Forum: Reloading Bench 06-04-2020, 09:08 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 495
Posted By jjfitch
Flipped primers are a common problem on 550's and...

Flipped primers are a common problem on 550's and SDB's after years of use stuff gets out of adjustment and parts wear out.

Get out the instructions and do a clean and inspection on you 650,...
Forum: New Member Introductions 06-03-2020, 08:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 77
Posted By jjfitch
Welcome from the Beautiful Pacific Northwest! ...

Welcome from the Beautiful Pacific Northwest!

We have a beautiful coastline too, places where people can still drive on the sandy beaches!

Smiles,

Retired LEO from SoCal!
Forum: General Gun Discussion 06-03-2020, 08:34 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,249
Posted By jjfitch
Am I the only one here that remembers Ole Joe...

Am I the only one here that remembers Ole Joe advocate "shoot a suspected intruder with a shotgun though a closed door"?

Yup, dim wit!
Forum: USGI/Foreign Military and other Vintage 1911s 06-01-2020, 02:46 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,931
Posted By jjfitch
This!

Re: Post #14!

Well here ya go! California gun registration!

Although intrusive for sure, it hastens the process of proving ownership of recovered stolen firearms!

Google: "California gun...
Forum: Reloading Bench 05-29-2020, 10:52 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 155
Posted By jjfitch
Green Dot is a great powder for full power loads....

Green Dot is a great powder for full power loads. Years ago it was common at USPSA matches, smells a little "funny"! :)

Google: "Alliant Green Dot, full power 45acp loads" Lots of load data!
...
Forum: Reloading Bench 05-29-2020, 10:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 254
Posted By jjfitch
Factory ammo is spec'd to a "one size fits all"...

Factory ammo is spec'd to a "one size fits all" so it, well, fits everything, right!

Now come the custom gunsmiths and match chambers. This is where we part ways with the "one size fits all"...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 05-29-2020, 10:48 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 906
Posted By jjfitch
Google: "1911, fitting the grip safety to trigger...

Google: "1911, fitting the grip safety to trigger bow clearance"

You can do it!

Smiles,
Forum: General Gun Discussion 05-29-2020, 10:37 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 6,457
Posted By jjfitch
Hi-Points were pretty common in my daily business...

Hi-Points were pretty common in my daily business along with "Crown Royal" bags for paraphernalia!

That being said I used to shoot a lot of Sporting Clays in the 80's. My world changed one day at...
Forum: Reloading Bench 05-28-2020, 02:10 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 384
Posted By jjfitch
Psycho....

Getting to the highest level of precision shooting must involve some "psycho" stuff the rest of us will never learn cause they're not sharin'!

Just pay attention to "Jayhawk" every week some new...
Forum: Reloading Bench 05-28-2020, 02:04 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 430
Posted By jjfitch
Yup,

As a reloading instructor I have to follow the manufacturers recommendation when discussing loads. However I also know that calling the manufacturer may reveal load data that isn't published and may...
Forum: Reloading Bench 05-28-2020, 01:51 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 812
Posted By jjfitch
Mint Q/C!!

When checking into this to find a check weight that reloaders could have quick access too I found that the weights fell well within tolerances for casual reloaders. There are far more variables to...
Forum: Colt 05-28-2020, 09:14 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 491
Posted By jjfitch
Buy every Series 70 at that price, condition!

The mag looks like the floor plate of a S&W single stack!

Smiles,
Forum: Reloading Bench 05-27-2020, 10:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 430
Posted By jjfitch
I'm not sure I'd be pushing 200 grain LSWC to 877...

I'm not sure I'd be pushing 200 grain LSWC to 877 fps (higher pressure)! Target velocities are low 700's (lower pressure)!

Most people set the depth at around ".020" shoulder above rim".
...
Forum: Reloading Bench 05-27-2020, 10:21 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 812
Posted By jjfitch
OOPS, didn't know RCBS scales wore out! Google:...

OOPS, didn't know RCBS scales wore out! Google: "How to calibrate, RCBS 5-0-5 Scale"

For a check weight I use a new brass penny, 38.58 grains!

I have two also, one for measuring powder drops...
Forum: Revolvers 05-27-2020, 09:08 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 1,579
Posted By jjfitch
Just about any: J Frame K Frame L Frame ...

Just about any:

J Frame
K Frame
L Frame
N Frame
"BFR"

Then begin filling in the blanks by barrel lemgth:
Forum: Second Amendment News ONLY 05-25-2020, 05:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 224
Posted By jjfitch
Yup, the same conflicts as we see today....

Yup, the same conflicts as we see today. Federalists vs. Anti-federalists but at least they had a common goal to become an independent country with emphasis on individual rights!

And as stated...
Forum: Reloading Bench 05-25-2020, 05:11 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 384
Posted By jjfitch
It is not necessary to trim 45acp cases unless...

It is not necessary to trim 45acp cases unless you are at the highest level of precision pistol shooting. You also will be "psycho" about the other 27 variables to get that last possible point or X !...
Forum: Reloading Bench 05-25-2020, 05:01 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,527
Posted By jjfitch
Lead hardness has little to do with leading in a...

Lead hardness has little to do with leading in a properly sized bullet to bore diameter.

If you are sure the bullets are .452 then the problem is a rough bore as stated above. Before further...
Forum: Reloading Bench 05-25-2020, 10:56 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,360
Posted By jjfitch
This is the weirdest thread I've read on a gun...

This is the weirdest thread I've read on a gun forum since "Pocketshaver" got banned!

Just read the first post and then the last post!

Full disclosure:

I mix and use Anhydrous Lanolin and...
Forum: Reloading Bench 05-24-2020, 08:26 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,360
Posted By jjfitch
This!

I don't know what "deep draw lube" is but go back and reread post #2 and substitute Anhydrous Lanolin with deep draw lube and mix with 99% Isopropyl Alcohol. Start at 20:1 if it mixes well it should...
Forum: Reloading Bench 05-23-2020, 10:14 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,360
Posted By jjfitch
I haven't found the cleaning step to be a...

I haven't found the cleaning step to be a negative. It's part of my QC! Whether I use One Shot or Dillon or the home made stuff.

I lay a towel on the carpeted floor. Lay out 50 +/- pieces and just...
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