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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 03:39 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 09:38 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 09:00 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 12:57 PM
    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 01:53 PM
    1873, cartridges, experimental, metallic, regulation, testing
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  6. Question Global Thread Help: What is the Advisory Panel Review & Validation Service?

    <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 11:18 AM
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  7. 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 02:32 PM
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  8. Question Global Thread Help: How safe from viruses and hackers am I when using the Milsurps.Com web site?

    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...

    Started by Badger‎, 03-03-2016 08:20 AM
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  9. 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 11:35 AM
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  10. 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 06:25 AM
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  11. 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 10:16 AM
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    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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  13. 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...

    Started by Badger‎, 03-01-2011 10:52 AM
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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 following tutorial was created for the benefit of our members by Milsurps Moderator Harlan (deceased). 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. No. 4 Mk1* ammo

    I'm sure this has been answered before, but my google fu is weak and I can't find it. I have a new Savage made Lee Enfield No4 MK1*. I want to...

    Started by Hoss‎, 11-11-2017 12:11 PM
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    ammo, mk1
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  2. Mystery 30-06 Headstamps

    Here's a softball for someone out there, I'm sure. Anyone know what these headstamps mean on these 30-06 shells I ran across? These three are all I...

    Started by rcathey‎, 11-14-2017 11:02 AM
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    11-14-2017, 09:28 PM Go to last post
  3. 6.5 Carcano - Hornady .267 Expander Ball Question

    I want to start reloading 6.5 Carcano using the Hornady .267 bullet. I only have an older RCBS 6.5 die set that has a .264 expander ball. I would...

    Started by deadwood‎, 11-11-2017 02:28 PM
    267, ball, carcano, expander, hornady, question
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  4. 30-06 Reloading, 165 Grain, Milsurp

    All, I recently snarfed up some black-tip 30-06 pulled bullets at an auction at a quite nice price. Just the impetus I needed to finally pull the...

    Started by rcathey‎, 11-06-2017 04:02 PM
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    11-10-2017, 12:48 PM Go to last post
  5. Need info on non-USA WWII .45 ammunition production.

    Gents, I am doing research on the WWII production of .45acp ammunition (Pistol Ball, cal .45 1911) for the years 1940-45. Information on the US...

    Started by Steve762‎, 10-26-2017 09:04 PM
    ammunition, info, nonusa, production, wwii
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    10-29-2017, 09:58 PM Go to last post
  6. Early cartridges used during the 1870's in the US

    It can be difficult to tell the difference between the early large caliber rim fires and the Benet primer cartridges used by the US Military during...

    Started by RCS‎, 10-15-2017 10:46 AM
    • Replies: 5
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    10-17-2017, 06:47 PM Go to last post
  7. 30.06 Bullets

    I was given 140 30.06 bullets awhile ago. 50 look to be reloads in various brass (TW, SL, DM, LC, FC, R-P and REM UMC) with the 180 gn lead tip flat...

    Started by yoopercollector‎, 02-01-2017 04:10 PM
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    10-13-2017, 10:02 PM Go to last post
  8. Nambu Ammunition Value

    I have a couple of boxes of Japanese Nambu ammunition that I will be looking to sell. Can anyone give me a fair value on what I have? Pictures are...

    Started by Kaisersosay‎, 10-12-2017 02:33 PM
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    10-13-2017, 12:11 AM Go to last post
  9. More!

    Got these Sunday any idea what 6.5 they are for also the possible year of manufacture they remain un-opened. Thanks in advance.

    Started by CINDERS‎, 09-19-2017 09:28 AM
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    10-11-2017, 11:47 AM Go to last post
  10. Need cartridge ID

    Hello, I have a cartridge I haven't been able to ID. There is no headstamp. thanks

    Started by aspen80‎, 10-03-2017 03:16 PM
    cartridge
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    10-03-2017, 11:36 PM Go to last post
  11. 196gr vs 150gr

    In terms of range shooting, how much difference is there in POA/POI between these two bullet weights out of a Mauser?

    Started by amadeus76‎, 01-25-2017 10:10 AM
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    150gr, 196gr
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    09-23-2017, 12:00 PM Go to last post
  12. m2 ball ammo questions.

    I had a few questions about these. I got these last weekend at a yard sale. I know the manufactures are remington and lake city. They are ball and...

    Started by Aroostook‎, 09-20-2017 07:36 PM
    • Replies: 5
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    09-21-2017, 06:41 PM Go to last post
  13. 7.62x59 Ammo Is it Czech? Could it be 7.62x54?

    I have a crate of 7.62x59 ammo. I believe it is Czech. What can you tell from the crate labeling? With what rifle can this ammo be used?(s)? Is it...

    Started by Gunmeister‎, 09-17-2017 01:53 PM
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    09-17-2017, 07:48 PM Go to last post
  14. 303 Brass Web Seperation

    I finally got smart and bought a neck sizing die for my 303,s as I have 9 of them and have found that with full length resizing I only get about 3...

    Started by mausernut‎, 08-12-2017 04:39 PM
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    09-14-2017, 06:08 PM Go to last post
  15. A Theory offered by CINDERS

    For a very long time I have loaded my 303's with 174 SMK's and driven them at or near 2,440FPS which is the velocity the standard Mk VII ball round...

    Started by CINDERS‎, 09-06-2017 12:10 AM
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  16. semi-smokeless v. smokeless powder

    Does anyone know of a loading reference which compares the pressures of the semi-smokless powders shotgun powders produced from the mid 1890's...

    Started by kcw‎, 07-30-2009 06:47 PM
    powder, semismokeless, smokeless
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    09-09-2017, 07:48 AM Go to last post
  17. Single hole Berdan brass?

    Hello to everyone. Newbie here with a question about Berdan primers. I would like to reload some 6.5x53R Dutch ammo. It had a single flash hole, so I...

    Started by Indian Jim‎, 09-08-2017 03:15 PM
    berdan, brass, hole, single
    • Replies: 2
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    09-08-2017, 08:19 PM Go to last post
  18. Reloading questions for 0.50 Rimfire Remington Rolling Block Carbine

    I just bought sight unseen a Remington RB carbine. It was advertised as.50 calibre and ‘good for its age’. On first examination it looked pretty grim...

    Started by Warwick‎, 01-18-2015 01:32 AM
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    08-31-2017, 12:32 PM Go to last post
  19. US M1906 Multiball Cartridges

    I have five rounds of FA (Frankfort Arsenal) 33 (1933) cartridges for the M1903 rifle and am seeking information as to their rarity as these are the...

    Started by oldcorps‎, 08-19-2017 07:07 PM
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    • Replies: 20
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    08-27-2017, 02:32 AM Go to last post
  20. Little Hand Loading System For Carcano 6,5x62

    Good evening gentlemen, roughly 20 years ago I bought a hand loading system for the Carcano. At that time I had no experience with reloading,...

    Started by Ovidio‎, 01-21-2017 06:06 PM
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    1 2
    • Replies: 15
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    08-05-2017, 06:07 PM Go to last post

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