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Forum: Ammunition and Reloading for Old Milsurps

Forum for discussing ammunition issues and reloading techniques for military surplus firearms

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  1. Arrow Sticky Thread Bullet flight explanation by a REAL expert

    Daily Bulletin See the link in the article: How do bullets fly? Not just for "milsurp" shooters.

    Started by Bruce_in_Oz‎, 06-15-2014 02:39 AM
    bullet, expert, explanation, explanationby, flight, real
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  2. Post Sticky Thread Some Facts and Figures on 7.62 Ammunition and Barrels

    With thanks to member Ian Robertson, here's a interesting document he uncovered titled Some Facts and Figures on 7.62 Ammunition and Barrels …...

    Started by Badger‎, 11-18-2011 08:38 AM
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  3. Post Sticky Thread 1937 Complete Guide to Handloading (by Philip B. Sharpe)

    Complete Guide to Handloading: A Treatise on Handloading for Pleasure, Economy and Utility Philip B. Sharpe Format: 468 pages Published 1937 by...

    Started by Badger‎, 12-08-2010 08:00 AM
    1937, complete, guide, handloading, philip, sharpe
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  4. Post Sticky Thread Hatcher's Notebook

    Hatcher's Notebook Author: Julian S. Hatcher Publisher: The Military Publishing Service Company (1947) ISBN: 978-0-8117-0350-5 (Hard Cover...

    Started by Badger‎, 11-30-2010 11:57 AM
    hatcher, notebook
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  5. Post Sticky Thread U.S. Metallic Cartridges Testing (Regulation and Experimental) (1873)

    U.S. Metallic Cartridges Testing (Regulation and Experimental) (1873) Author: Major T.J. Treadwell (Commanding Frankford Aresenal) Government...

    Started by Badger‎, 04-13-2010 12:53 PM
    1873, cartridges, experimental, metallic, regulation, testing
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  6. Question Global Thread Help: How do I upload pictures to my posts for storage on milsurps.com?

    The following tutorial was created for the benefit of our members by Milsurps Moderator Harlan (deceased). On behalf of all of our membership, I'd...

    Started by Badger‎, 02-06-2011 03:38 PM
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  7. Question Global Thread Help: Why am I having a problem uploading pics to attach to my posts?

    There are some members who seem to experience site time-outs, or other problems when uploading pics as attachments to their threads and posts. It...

    Started by Badger‎, 04-26-2016 05:25 AM
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  8. Question Global Thread Help: How do I find threads with questions that have never been answered?

    Other than someone who fails to say thank you when they get an answer to a question they’ve posted, I don’t think there’s anything more frustrating...

    Started by Badger‎, 02-26-2016 09:16 AM
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    <center><img src="images/advisory_panel_reviewed_medium.png" alt="This item has been reviewed by members of the Milsurps Advisory Panel."><img...

    Started by Badger‎, 02-19-2014 10:18 AM
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    Today’s Internet exposes computer users and the web sites they access, to a wide range of malicious pieces of infectious software code, designed to...

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  11. Question Global Thread Help: Where can I discuss politics and gun legislation issues?

    Why have a separate Social Groups area? Over the last 10 years, we’ve received many requests to permit broader public discussions amongst members,...

    Started by Badger‎, 08-08-2016 10:35 AM
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  12. Question Global Thread Help: What is good forum etiquette and how do I deal with other members who make me angry?

    Hello folks … :) I'd like to remind everyone to re-read our Forum Rules & Site User Agreement (click here), particularly the section which covers...

    Started by Badger‎, 01-02-2017 01:32 PM
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  13. Question Global Thread Help: How do I use the classifieds system to buy and sell items?

    We understand you may be impatient to get on with placing your advertisement, but we would ask that you please read this post carefully, in order to...

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  14. Question Global Thread Help: Why are my images from Photobucket, ImageShack etc. copied to milsurps.com?

    Answer: For your own protection and to help preserve them for future research by all members ... :thup: The reason we capture and store all...

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    The following tutorial was created for the benefit of our members by Milsurps Moderator cafdfw (Harlan). On behalf of all of our membership, I'd...

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    The answer is YES … :beerchug: With the evolution of technology, many of our very active members want to keep current viewing our forums using...

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    A lot of members don't realize that our site supports multiple interfaces, often referred to as Forum Skins. Fundamentally, there are three...

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  1. Need info on Argentine .45 ACP ammo

    I would like to get info on some Argie .45 ACP ammo I picked up. Headstamp is: 11.25x23 FLB 78 Is this corrosive ammo? ...

    Started by rem870‎, 05-04-2021 12:14 PM
    acp, ammo, argentine, info
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    05-06-2021, 11:18 PM Go to last post
  2. Marking number of Brass reloads?

    How do others mark their brass to keep track of the number of reloads?

    Started by NorwichCadet‎, 04-06-2021 05:32 PM
    brass, marking, number, reloads
    • Replies: 8
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    05-04-2021, 02:27 AM Go to last post
  3. this cartridge is not reloadable

    This H&K cartridge is not reloadable, next to a 5,56mm for scale

    Started by RCS‎, 04-23-2021 09:33 PM
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    04-24-2021, 09:48 AM Go to last post
  4. Ammo for Reduced Loads - Home Shooting

    Here we are. In the SHTF thread I posted a few pictures taken after shooting with a new “toy”. I bought a pack of 6 .38 Special shells for shooting...

    Started by Ovidio‎, 12-27-2020 04:49 PM
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  5. 7.62 hand loading for L42s

    So I uber got my self into a little bit of a confusion on what is safe to hand load for my L42 clone, it is made from all original parts with a 20...

    Started by Micheal Doyne‎, 10-31-2020 02:08 PM
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    04-14-2021, 12:55 AM Go to last post
  6. .303 British Ammo

    Has anyone tried using .303 British ammo made by FNM Fabrica Nacional de Municoes e Armas Legeiras, Moscavide, Portugal? I have a chance to buy...

    Started by LHC1692‎, 04-12-2021 10:37 PM
    303, ammo, british
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    04-13-2021, 04:50 PM Go to last post
  7. Are USGI .308 and 30-06 FMJ bullets interchangeable for reloading?

    I have bunch of FMJ .308 bullets almost identical to a few FMJ 30-06 bullets I have. Can I use them(.308) to reload 30-06? THANKS ...

    Started by NorwichCadet‎, 04-04-2021 09:39 AM
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    3006, 308, bullets, fmj, interchangeable, reloading, usgi
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    04-08-2021, 08:41 AM Go to last post
  8. Primer Seating Problem

    Lee Challenger Press installing primers with the primer arm . 30-06 LC once fired brass. CCI Large Rifle primers. It is almost impossible getting the...

    Started by NorwichCadet‎, 04-04-2021 06:06 PM
    primer, problem, seating
    • Replies: 7
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    04-05-2021, 09:46 AM Go to last post
  9. 357 Magnum Metal Piercing

    Hello fellows, Any experience or feedback about the true performance from this round? Eddie :beerchug:

    Started by EddieM‎, 03-27-2021 12:24 AM
    357, magnum, metal, piercing
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    03-29-2021, 06:34 AM Go to last post
  10. Someone had a bad lot of 8mm Mauser - My gain..

    I collected 10 rounds of 8mm Mauser at the range that someone left behind because they didn't fire. I'm never one to turn down free reloading...

    Started by usabaker‎, 03-14-2021 12:51 AM
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    03-26-2021, 09:29 AM Go to last post
  11. Snider loads

    Has anybody done any loads for their Snider-Enfields using smokeless? If got a couple duplex loads that I'm told work well, but I've got soooo...

    Started by koldt‎, 10-15-2006 12:16 AM
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    loads, snider
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    03-26-2021, 08:02 AM Go to last post
  12. CMP Garands...still worth the wait!

    CMP is pretty backed up these days. With all that's going on, back in late oct. I decided that one Garand isn't enough, and I should get a couple...

    Started by ssgross‎, 02-06-2021 05:27 PM
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    03-13-2021, 02:33 PM Go to last post
  13. Help identify these two cartridges?

    I hope this is the right place for this. I found these awhile back going through my late grandfathers stuff. I'm usually pretty good at identifying...

    Started by Kyle M.‎, 03-11-2021 10:39 PM
    cartridges, identify
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    03-12-2021, 08:50 PM Go to last post
  14. a birthday present...

    Well...I turned 40 yesterday. A bit depressing. Before all the curmudgeons jump in and curse me over it with "wait till you're <insert age>",...

    Started by ssgross‎, 01-27-2021 12:29 PM
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    03-09-2021, 04:42 PM Go to last post
  15. Norma 6.5 swede ammo question

    Greetings Gentlemen: Hopefully you will be able to answer my question. I have searched the net and have only gotten more confused as there are so...

    Started by tincansailor1‎, 03-02-2021 06:39 PM
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    03-08-2021, 02:03 PM Go to last post
  16. List of suitable powders

    Powder is hard to find. I have a rationing plan in place on my shooting that should keep me at the range weekly for a few years. I popped in to...

    Started by ssgross‎, 03-05-2021 11:03 AM
    list, powders, suitable
    • Replies: 6
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    03-06-2021, 03:19 AM Go to last post
  17. Mk ! Type rear/back sight (micro) issue.

    Hi I have an No 5 rifle, Mk 1 back-sight that was worn, turn the Adjust screw and adjust nut has worn threads, so in effect it the slide does not...

    Started by Black Prince‎, 02-20-2021 09:19 PM
    issue, micro, rear or back, sight, type
    • Replies: 2
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    02-23-2021, 04:20 AM Go to last post
  18. Reloading help for No1Mk3*

    Have a Lithgow No1Mk3* I bought several months ago, all matching and in good condition. bore is dark and a bit rough but strong rifling (5 groove) ...

    Started by 3rdTennCoC‎, 02-17-2021 12:59 AM
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    no1mk3, reloading
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    02-20-2021, 09:09 AM Go to last post
  19. PTRD AND PTRS ammo

    I have been fortunate to come across a hydraulic press for making full metal jacket ammo. I am looking into getting the dies for them and seeing if...

    Started by samurighost‎, 02-13-2021 06:05 PM
    ammo, ptrd, ptrs
    • Replies: 1
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    02-13-2021, 06:51 PM Go to last post
  20. Lee Enfield: Am I Making A Mountain Out Of A Molehill?

    I am intrigued by the idea of casting bullets for my No.1 Mk.3 and have accordingly slugged the throat and determined it to be .314. So, in order to...

    Started by greggordon52‎, 01-08-2021 03:31 PM
    cast bullets, enfield, lee, lee enfield, making, molehill, mountain
    • Replies: 4
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    02-08-2021, 03:51 PM Go to last post

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