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    Mauser M98 Magnum VS Dakota Model 76 African

    Well I only read the first page thinking it was the second. I’m late to the party about the HEYM
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    Mauser M98 Magnum VS Dakota Model 76 African

    What about a HEYM Express ;)
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    What’s your beater rifle?

    No it’s a FN barreled action in a Bishop stock. Its a custom job done sometime in the 50s or 60s. I wish I still had my custom JC Higgins 270. Ebony forend tip and grip cap slimed down stock packmyer rubber butt plate timiny trigger. Shot 1 inch groups all day with anything I gave it. Like a...
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    What’s your beater rifle?

    A 1950s commercial FN 30-06 with a Weaver K4F
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    For Sale Ruger 77 Hawkeye African .223 Repaired Stock

    Does this have express sights like the Alaskan or like a No 1?
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    Thoughts on Kimber Caprivi .375

    I agree I’ve been out of the magnum game to long. I’ve a soft shoulder!
  7. 300 grain TSX

    300 grain TSX

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    Thoughts on Kimber Caprivi .375

    I tell you what though a 375 turns a cinder block into a dust cloud!!! With a satisfying thwack too.
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    Thoughts on Kimber Caprivi .375

    About 8 resting shots off the bench 2 at a time the rest where field positions. 2 shots sitting and the rest off hand. I guess I need to tuffin up huh! I honestly think I was having an off day.
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    Thoughts on Kimber Caprivi .375

    I think I need to install a recoil reducer. For two reasons balance, it’s a little muzzle heavy. The second is obvious I’m a little more sensitive to recoil than I thought. All I used to own was a 300 Win Mag and a 375 Ruger. But that was years ago. I’ve spent the past couple years shooting 308s...
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    The Whitworth gets some Bling

    Looks great(y)
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    Monolithic .375 bullets

    So I have an over active imagination sometimes....point in case I went to the museum with my family about a month ago. My 4 year old son says he has a surprise and makes me close my eyes as soon as we walk in. I’m expecting to see the world class T-Rex skeleton that’s been there since I was his...
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    Monolithic .375 bullets

    Made this guy on the right just as an experiment. It turned (get it ) out to be 341 grains. Left is a 300 grain TSX.
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    Monolithic .375 bullets

    That is impressive:A Yes:
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    Monolithic .375 bullets

    Home made golf ball cannon is the biggest thing I’ve fired. 30~ inch barrel with 2 film canisters worth of black powder. That’ll make a golf ball disappear.
 
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