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    CZ 550 9.3x62, barrel mounted recoil lug, and B&C stock fit Qs

    I was in the process of ordering a Bell and Carlson stock for my CZ 550 American in 9.3x62 (standard length action). So I called B&C with a few questions. The 9.3x62, like it's bigger brothers, has a 2nd recoil lug on the barrel - which I understand is removable. The biggie is will it be a...
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    9.3x62 Sizer Die Setup / New CZ American

    Getting ready to start load development on a new CZ 550 American in 9.3x62. :) Standard FL RCBS dies, Lapua Brass and a box of factory Lapua (220 mono metal) ammo arrived today. Along with some 250 gr Nosler AB's and 232 gr Norma Vulkan bullets. I typically use the Hornady Cartridge Headspace...
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    30-06 180 Swift Scirocco II and A-Frame Loads?

    I'm in the process of working up 30-06 loads for a July 2020 Limpopo Plains Game hunt, to (hopefully) include BWB, Zebra, Gemsbok, and Kudu, plus some smaller animals. Looking for favorite 30-06 load data with the 180 grain Swift bullets, or similar. These are my top bullet choices for a new...
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    Where to Overnight in Atlanta (with Rifles)

    Due to the somewhat limited flights out of Albuquerque, we are going to spend the night in Atlanta in route to S.A. (Delta 200). This will be next July. Is there a preferred place to stay that won't hassle us when we check in with rifle cases? There is a Holiday Inn Express close to the...
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    Kudu Expectations Vs Realities

    Hi guys (and gals), I'm getting into the nitty gritty of actually planning and booking a South African Plains Game hunt for 2020. Probably looking at mid to late July or August. Naturally I'm finding out that things can get pretty expensive in a hurry depending on what and even where you hunt...
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    Hello from Albuquerque, NM

    Hi all, I found this site after digging a 1980's era Sako AIV .338 Win Mag out of the safe last summer and working up a modern load. This brought back an almost forgotten bucket list dream of hunting Southern Africa. Not sure the old (almost 70 year old) body will be able to make the trip, but...
 
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