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  1. What are the top recommended powders to use for reloading a Marlin 336CS .30-30 ?

    The Ammo & Reloading Forum
    I am interested in starting to reload .30-30 cartridges for my 1984 Marlin 336CS lever action rifle. I have a Lee (hand) reloader press and already reload my .44 Mag. cartridges. Looking for advice on the top 2-3 Reloading powders for a .30-30 cartridge? Also if you have some rationale for...
  2. Storage of Powders?

    The Ammo & Reloading Forum
    My son purchased an 8Lb canister of Alliant B86 powder. I would like to take 1/2 of it with me to AZ. My question, what type/style container? My main concern is static electricity, in the type of container. Any help or insight would be helpful. Scratch 1
  3. VMD vs weight charging

    The Ammo & Reloading Forum
    I am a newbie going through my first batch of 9mm. I know there is alot of opinion about which is better, accurate and consistent. I am more concerned with safety at this point. I am using the Lee 50th anniversary kit with the balance scale ( I will be getting a digital soon) and the perfect...
  4. Colt 1961 navy real or replica?

    The Ask the Pros & What's It Worth? Forum
    I recently inherited what I believe to be a 1861 colt navy pistol. But my question is, is it real or a replica? And what is it worth? Looks like it’s in too good of condition to be real. But all the research I’ve been able to do seems to line up with the real ones. But I was hoping an expert...
  5. Trying to id a rust bucket

    The Ask the Pros & What's It Worth? Forum
    Here i have a rifle (or whats left of it). Seems quite old,has a thick black patina over it. It shares some visual similarities with the enfield but it doesn't seem to be one. I'm mostly interested in it as a wallhanger for its relic/antique condition. Do you think its genuine or could be one of...
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