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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: 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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  7. 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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    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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  9. 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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  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...

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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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  16. Question Global Thread Help: Can I access the milsurps.com site from dial-up, cell phone, iPhone or Blackberry?

    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...

    Started by Badger‎, 02-02-2011 01:38 PM
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  1. Reloading for a m1917.

    Hello all. Just got myself a beautiful m1917 rifle at a gun show. She shoots rather well! I've got a shed load of 150grn fmj bullets that I...

    Started by Biddle1990‎, 09-09-2018 07:27 PM
    m1917, reloading
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  2. Online Auction - Mystery Ammo?

    Firstly, I'm not gonna post the link. Someone here may be bidding and I don't want to mess with their business. ...and maybe I'll want to bid after...

    Started by rcathey‎, 10-19-2018 06:31 PM
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  3. A question about M2 ball ammo

    I picked up few rounds of 1942 vintage Frankfort Arsenal M2 Ball ammo. Would it be corrosive?

    Started by Rumpelhardt‎, 08-05-2018 07:21 PM
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    ammo, ball, question
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  4. Military Ammo Data Sheets

    In case anyone is interested in replicating Military Ammo for your Milsurp Guns here is a link to an official Army Publication with the data sheets ...

    Started by 2A-Jay‎, 06-14-2018 08:37 AM
    ammo, data, military, sheets
    • Replies: 6
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    11-08-2018, 09:19 PM Go to last post
  5. .22 AMMO

    Is it just me, or the ammo. You know when you get to a range and find you have a mix mash of ammo, well things opened my eyes today on how...

    Started by Gil Boyd‎, 07-04-2018 06:35 AM
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    ammo
    • Replies: 24
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    11-08-2018, 05:26 PM Go to last post
  6. 30-06 neck sizing help.

    Hello all, Started loading for my 30-06 (m1917). Bought a Lee ultimate set to reload for it. I have a neck sizing set for my .303 and that works...

    Started by Biddle1990‎, 09-23-2018 01:13 AM
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    3006, neck, sizing
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    11-08-2018, 04:29 PM Go to last post
  7. Minimum Case Length?

    So question... Is there a issue if the case length is below the recommended ‘trim-to length’? My Speer manual recommends 2.230” for 8mm Mauser and...

    Started by amadeus76‎, 04-25-2018 09:10 PM
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    case, length, minimum
    • Replies: 18
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    09-03-2018, 10:11 AM Go to last post
  8. Need .401 Wsl Load Data

    I just purchase a Winchester model 1910, and need loading data for the .401 round. If anyone is loading this caliber, I surely would appreciate...

    Started by Bill H‎, 05-09-2009 05:19 PM
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    1 2
    401, data, load, wsl
    • Replies: 14
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    08-21-2018, 03:48 PM Go to last post
  9. Vihtavuori powders.

    I was on Amazon.com and found some Vihtavuori powders for sale. But they were listed as not made in Finland like I thought. No they were listed as...

    Started by Bruce McAskill‎, 07-06-2018 09:11 PM
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    1 2
    • Replies: 16
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    08-16-2018, 04:51 PM Go to last post
  10. 6.5x50 Japanese

    Hi guys. Bought a Arisaka T38 Carbine. Any load recomented? And are some loads better for the carbine than the long rifle? I have new Prvi Cases...

    Started by jsne‎, 07-30-2018 02:50 AM
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    1 2
    japanese
    • Replies: 11
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    08-03-2018, 03:35 PM Go to last post
  11. Reloading "NT" brass.

    My local pistol range produces a steady supply of "lost" brass. Most of it is once-fired 9mm Para and most of that is the usual FC, Win, Geco, RP,...

    Started by Bruce_in_Oz‎, 07-28-2018 09:44 PM
    brass, reloading
    • Replies: 4
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    07-30-2018, 02:39 PM Go to last post
  12. K31 Dies for 7.5x55 Swiss

    Who reloads for their K31 and what dies do you use? I have read about the (alleged?) difference between K31 and other 7.5x55 Swiss chambers and...

    Started by kbuilta‎, 04-23-2015 06:30 PM
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    07-26-2018, 05:34 PM Go to last post
  13. PA Cartridge Collectors Show: 8/16-18

    Less than a month away, make plans! PENNSYLVANIA CARTRIDGE COLLECTORS AUGUST 16-18, 2018 OUR 24TH ANNUAL SHOW !!! NEW LOCATION !!!

    Started by jonnyc‎, 07-22-2018 03:44 PM
    cartridge, collectors, show
    • Replies: 2
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    07-23-2018, 09:37 PM Go to last post
  14. 7.55 Swiss vs K31 Die sets?

    So I have both a Swiss 1911 long rifle and a K31. Obviously both of these are chambered for 7.55 Swiss. And as I do for all my other calibers I would...

    Started by amadeus76‎, 06-29-2018 12:37 PM
    755, die, k31, sets, swiss
    • Replies: 9
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    07-22-2018, 01:58 AM Go to last post
  15. shotgun shell identification

    These three shotgun shells were a gift from a friend at Gun Digest back in the 1980's or so, note they are sales examples with a window showing the...

    Started by RCS‎, 07-04-2018 11:49 PM
    • Replies: 2
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    07-05-2018, 04:01 PM Go to last post
  16. .303 brit ammo

    Hi, Anybody know powder type used by Sellier and Bellott in their .303 brit ammo?

    Started by tedd‎, 06-25-2018 06:29 AM
    303, ammo, brit
    • Replies: 3
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    06-28-2018, 02:04 PM Go to last post
  17. Scale/check weight issue...

    So I have a RCBS M500 mechanical scale. I also have a set of RCBS check weights. When I adjust the scale and set it at zero and check it against the...

    Started by amadeus76‎, 06-24-2018 06:50 PM
    issue, scale or check, weight
    • Replies: 3
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    06-25-2018, 04:29 PM Go to last post
  18. Anyone ever see this before?

    Found this at a local gun shop. Considering the price I figured it wouldn't hurt. Anyone know about it?

    Started by improperlyaged‎, 06-05-2018 07:06 PM
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    1 2
    • Replies: 13
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    06-23-2018, 11:42 PM Go to last post
  19. Help identify a curious 6.5MM cartridge

    I'm wondering if anyone can help me identify the cartridge I have had sitting above my reloading bench for some time. It is definitely a 6.5mm...

    Started by Hcompton79‎, 06-06-2018 11:17 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 1,217
    06-09-2018, 10:24 PM Go to last post
  20. 6.5x58 Portuguese Mauser brass.

    We are doing a special run on brass, we can ship world wide, please enquire with me Bernard@helber.co.za, we need quantities to get pricing down.

    Started by Helber‎, 06-07-2018 03:10 AM
    brass, mauser, portuguese
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 560
    06-07-2018, 03:10 AM Go to last post

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