My Dad, (William P. Chapin) My Son Alex (William A. Chapin) and I spent a good portion of Father's Day at the range. After a couple rounds of skeet, Dad put a few rounds through my M1 Garand.
"Unboxing" a very generous gift from a friend...
In this video we use the Speer 150 gr Gold Dot in 30-06 Springfield. We use H4350 and CCI-BR2 primers to find a load below 3/4 MOA. Velocity and group data are presented. Bolt Action ReloadingJust a guy at his reloading bench. I primarily focus on long range reloading.
Range time with the 1917 Enfield Sporter evaluating a powder charge suggested by the Parametric Powder Search feature of Gordon's Reloading Tool.
In this video we give 3 examples of the 10 Round Load Development Ladder Test. We cover examples in 6 Creedmoor, 30-06 Springfield, and 308 Winchester. Data is given for all examples. Bolt Action ReloadingJust a guy at his reloading bench. I primarily focus on long range reloading.
These are NIJ 0101.06 level 4 ceramic rifle protection plate inserts by RTS Tactical. I decided to hit the armor with some old WWII era 30-06 AP rounds and then send the other plate to Leverguns 50 for further destruction. Buffalo's OutdoorsIf you enjoy shooting firearms, this is the author for you! Especially if you […]
Episode 1 of “Conversations with” a pig shooter We have @Hunting with Stu join us to talk about shooting pigs in outback Australia from; walking, quad biking, kayaking and under torch in a pit! Conversation topics include: The 30-06 4:14 Sighting in a rifle 6:39 Shooting techniques 7:06 The 30-30 11:35 The Adler 13:30 Straight […]
In this video we give look at 30 06 Springfield brass from Nosler. We look at how weight consistency of Nosler compares to Winchester, Remington, Hornady, and Federal. Case weight as well as internal case volume information is reviewed. Bolt Action ReloadingJust a guy at his reloading bench. I primarily focus on long range reloading.
In this video we test Large Rifle Primers with Hodgdon Varget in .30-06 springfield. We test 4 different primers and evaluate the velocity response. Bolt Action ReloadingJust a guy at his reloading bench. I primarily focus on long range reloading.
The first few groups off the bench at 100 yards with the sporterized 1917 Enfield rifle.
In this video we start .30-06 Springfield load development with the new 150 gr Speer Gold Dot and Hodgdon H4350. The CCI-BR-2 primer is used. Groups and Velocities are shown. Bolt Action ReloadingJust a guy at his reloading bench. I primarily focus on long range reloading.
In this video we start load .30-06 Springfield load development with the new 150 gr Speer Gold Dot and Hodgdon Varget. Bolt Action ReloadingJust a guy at his reloading bench. I primarily focus on long range reloading.
In this video we demonstrate the process of improving your rifle’s accuracy. We are using the Tikka M695 Chambered in .30-06 Springfield. We look at the condition of the barrel, check the trigger pull weight, measure our brass headspace and take all of the distance to the lands measurements that we need to get started […]
LEE APP PRESS SWAGING 30-06 Andy79Z28
Lee APP Press Decapping 30/06, 308win, and 45ACP Brokeloader
Annealing 30-06 Brass Andy79Z28
LEE APP Press Resizing 30-06 Brass Andy79Z28
LEE APP Press de-capping 30-06 Andy79Z28
I discuss my interest in reloading, full length resizing, trimming, and demonstrate my general clumsiness and excessive verbosity. HappyCurmudgeonI am a passionate follower of Jesus Christ. I live with my lovely wife, three children, and my Dachshund in Southeast Texas. I am a veteran of the United States Navy. I enjoy shooting, reloading, history, and […]
For today’s video we try out some Norma Bondstrike 30-06! I hope you enjoy the video and thanks for watching!
RCBS swaging die, cast 30-30 bullets, and 84 year old 30.06 brass Jerry 19112A On A Budget
More preparation on 84 year old 30.06 brass using Lyman tools. Jerry 19112A On A Budget
Just shooting two of my favorite bolt action military surplus rifles. The M1903 Springfield manufactured by Rock Island Arsenal and the Mauser K98k ( s/243 mfg 1937) refurbished by Yugoslavia. I was shooting Greek HXP in 30-06 and some different 8mm Mauser ammo that I had. The 8mm Mauser handloads were Hornady 8mm (323) 150gr. […]
Cleaning, annealing and sizing 84 year old 30.06 brass. Will it work? Jerry 19112A On A Budget