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  1. Am I better off jammed into the lands or seated too deep? (30-06)

    The Ammo & Reloading Forum
    I am new to reloading and have a what seems to be, unusual question. I'm reloading 30-06 with 168gr A-Max and IMR 4064 (46.7gn to start with). The load manual calls for a Min. OAL for never exceed charges @3.330" however, Using the Hornady OAL gauge my gun likes these A-Max's seated no longer...
  2. Just found my father's 30-06 (?) no manufacture info.

    Curio & Relics Forum
    Before you ask I'm over 60. My dad said it was a 30-06 but there is nothing to identify it. The only thing I found was these markings, see pictures. Can anyone tell me what this is? Ok, yea it's a gun. :-) P.S. Dad bought several guns right after coming home from WWII. He also left me a...
  3. Remington 76 sportsman 30-06 durability and reliability

    Large-Bore/Small-Bore Rifle/Shotgun
    Does anyone here have any experience with the Remington pump action rifles and also the semi auto series of rifles. I'd like to know the durability of them, specifically the 76 sportsman. I'm looking at one in 30-06 that seems in good condition and is overall a nice deal. I'm concerned with...
  4. Savage Axis II XP

    Large-Bore/Small-Bore Rifle/Shotgun
    I'm planning making a gun purchase and was looking at the Savage Axis II XP in 30-06. How good of a rifle is it? Any problems either with the company or rifles?