Go Back   The Hunter's Life > GUNS & AMMO > HUNTER'S GEAR REVIEW
Thread Tools Display Modes
Prev Previous Post   Next Post Next

Re: Barrel lapping
Old 04-04-2017, 09:26 PM
gitano's Avatar
gitano gitano is offline
Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: Wasilla, Alaska
Age: 67
Posts: 18,216
gitano is on a distinguished road
Default Re: Barrel lapping

The .50 cal (actually 0.510") that I had cut-rifled for the .50 Alaskan has an atrociously rough barrel! 5 rounds of "lead" bullets left TEN GRAINS of lead in the bore! I haven't lapped it, but I'm gonna!

Then you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free. John 8:32

"We make men without chests and expect of them virtue and enterprise. We laugh at honor and are shocked to find traitors in our midst. We castrate and bid the geldings be fruitful." ~ C.S. Lewis.

Do not confuse technical skill with wisdom. Paul Skvorc
Reply With Quote

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Rifle_Semi AR-10 8-08 Barrel gitano MAKING STUFF 0 05-28-2015 12:03 PM
Heavy barrel vs Standard Barrel varmint hunter FIREARMS & OPTICS 4 03-23-2006 08:37 PM
Barrel Lapping for the 330x57 Nelsdou RELOADING 6 03-15-2006 09:12 AM
New barrel sakorick FIREARMS & OPTICS 8 10-25-2005 03:30 PM
New barrel? azhdryder FIREARMS & OPTICS 8 03-11-2005 12:44 AM

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:38 PM.

vBulletin skin developed by: eXtremepixels
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.