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re: Coyotes in Baton Rouge - Duckhammer_77
all the land they are clearing for new hoods along Burbank is pushing them out. The Nextdoor feed for Riverbend Lakes is awesome for coyotes. ...
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re: Update: Maryland Governor blocks local official from closing private schools - Duckhammer_77
Prince George & Montgomery counties, MD. Southern Ave is the line between DC & Capital Heights (PG) & Western divides DC & Chevy Chase (Mont). Property values are literally tripled across the street from each other bc of the schools. ETA- got mixed up on which is which; been a while since I liv...
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re: Weather terminology is getting ridiculous. - Duckhammer_77
Weather people throw highly technical words around like chiropractors. They need to, to market themselves. Weathermen & girls = chiropractors Meteorologists = actual healthcare providers Sorta....
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re: Need some reloading help with weird velocities - Duckhammer_77
TOTH - I'm happy with the two loads I've got that show real promise. At the end of the day, it's a hunting gun and I'm moving on with seating depth - but using all brass that's once-fired & chamber-formed. [b]Thank you all for the insights and help. This is what the OB is for.[/b]...
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re: Need some reloading help with weird velocities - Duckhammer_77
the brass is separated between (now) once & twice-fired. you got me curious now to load 77gr in once-fired brass to recreate the higher velocity and see what groups & SD look like....
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re: Need some reloading help with weird velocities - Duckhammer_77
The 3077 outlier was in once fired nosler brass, all the other rounds/speeds were in new nosler factory brass. All brass fully prepped by me in the same way, CCI benchrest primers....
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re: Need some reloading help with weird velocities - Duckhammer_77
TigerOnTheHill- -went back and checked Berger & Nos manuals - 77gr of H4831SC should average 3000-3025 for 180 gr bullet -the circumstance they shot that day w/ the gun they shot - [b]you are very correct[/b] -consider load #1 an outlier[b] - yep[/b] -goals for accuracy and velocity[b] - accur...
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re: Need some reloading help with weird velocities - Duckhammer_77
bbvbb- -ETA-the 3077 outlier was in once fired nosler brass - all others were in new factory nosler brass; everything prepped the same, same primers. -bullets were not in the sun, just ambient shade temp -Labradar set to 180gr projectile; trigger set to "trigger" level 1, not "doppler" ...
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re: Need some reloading help with weird velocities - Duckhammer_77
1:10" twist, 26" carbon fiber Christensen rifle. My next step is to load the bullets in increments up to the lands per the berger manual using this powder/wt combo and one other powder that showed a lot of promise....
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re: Need some reloading help with weird velocities - Duckhammer_77
these were not the first shots fired on any of the three days. Barrel was fouled....
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Need some reloading help with weird velocities - Duckhammer_77
Testing a powder/bullet combo at the range and, for some reason, the Labradar failed to register two of the three shots at a specific powder load. The shot that did register was 3,077 fps for 77.0gr of powder. The three holes were just under 1” @ 100yds. I go back the next weekend with two more...
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re: What's the cheapest thing you've ever seen a wealthy person do? - Duckhammer_77
Had a client that owns an oil company in shreveport, a $1M RV, house in aspen, donates enough money to LSU every yr to ensure his TAF number is always #1. He wears nikes and dockers to every meeting. His wife is always dripping with at least $50G in ice. He was building a house in NOLA to use as ...
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re: Supreme Court (of LA) says judge age restriction is still good law - Duckhammer_77
Janice Clark said hold my beer and qualified today....
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re: What’s the best Little Debbie snack? - Duckhammer_77
Nutty bar in the freezer followed by The Oatmeal Creme Pie...
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re: When is the best time to go to Yellowstone and GNP? - Duckhammer_77
Well, it 85 here now, supposed to be 45 tonight. 50% humidity, no clouds that I can see... Eta: there's a cloud, nvm....
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re: Teachers acting like hero’s for choosing to go back to school! - Duckhammer_77
They can act however they want so long as they open my kid's school in August. My six year old cant teach herself while wife & I are at work all day....
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re: Scope recommendation of the three - Duckhammer_77
[quote] Leupold VX-3[/quote] IIRC, that diamondback is the cheapest vortex you can get that's made in Taiwan and not China (crossfire). It can also handle the recoil on an O6 & hold zero where a cheaper scope cannot. When you find a VX-3 on sale, GET IT. you may not need it today, but you will ...
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re: Anyone load for precision long range shooting? - Duckhammer_77
Do any of yall use a meplat uninformer? Worth it?...
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re: Ascension tells Livingston to hold its beer - couple arrested for rape - Duckhammer_77
[quote]HER DAUGHTER.[/quote] :wha: :wtf: ...
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Leupold sunglasses? - Duckhammer_77
Anyone bought them? Thoughts? I have a few of their scopes and love them. Hoping quality of the sunglasses are the same. Just trying to find a replacement for my old Costas that aren't $250....
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