Blessings have fallen upon you! Lovely timber too ...Today is a good day, with the help of @SkullKeeper I was able to find and purchase a die set and shell holder from CH4D - that they had in stock! The mail carrier and Fed Ex came bearing gifts as well! My donor rifle is on its way to the smith for a new barrel and metal work. Ruger sent me new sights to fix the very "off" factory zero on the .300 H&H CB. Also, Huntington's order arrived with a Woodleigh reloading manual and Bertram brass for my project.
Things are moving right along.
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Thank you, will do! I am trying to decide if I will go traditional to start and get 480 gr bullets or go the easy route and grab some 450 gr and 500 gr. I will reach out shortly, getting ready for work at present.Nice blanks there !
PM me and I’ll share some load data for the 450#2 that has been excellent for me.
I love that combo as well. I am considering it but not sure how well stainless blues. I also really like that target grey stainless finish that Ruger put out a few years back and thought that something like that or bead blasted would look very nice. The downside to bead blasted finish is how much it can show scratches, etc.I love traditional walnut and blueing so my vote goes for that.