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by Joaquin B
Sun Sep 22, 2013 6:05 am
Forum: Smallbore Rifle
Topic: O-rings for barrel harmonics
Replies: 13
Views: 5604

Re: O-rings for barrel harmonics

Innocent wrote:
One is my rifle, the other's my gun
Nothing like the smell of burning rubber and the sound of.....

Innocent
:)) :)) :)) :)) :))
by Joaquin B
Wed Sep 18, 2013 7:35 pm
Forum: Smallbore Rifle
Topic: O-rings for barrel harmonics
Replies: 13
Views: 5604

Re: O-rings for barrel harmonics

One is my rifle, the other's my gun! One is for killin', the other's for fun... :oops: :oops: :oops:
by Joaquin B
Tue Sep 17, 2013 6:07 am
Forum: Smallbore Rifle
Topic: O-rings for barrel harmonics
Replies: 13
Views: 5604

Re: O-rings for barrel harmonics

I ran a little experiment shooting 10-shot groups out of my Ruger 10/22 Target rifle with a 0.920 inch diameter factory barrel at 50 meters (the distance I sight-in my small bore hunting rifles), after our silhouette match this Sunday. The rifle is fitted with a Redfield 4X scope and the groups were...
by Joaquin B
Tue Sep 03, 2013 8:46 am
Forum: High Power Rifle
Topic: Roger G. Parks Memorial Match
Replies: 12
Views: 3073

Re: Roger G. Parks Memorial Match

A great THANK YOU!!! To Joe, Frank, Marco, Roger's daughter and everyone who helped set-up and run the match. We all had a great time shooting and seeing friends. We will continue supporting the folks in El Paso on future events.
by Joaquin B
Fri Aug 09, 2013 10:55 pm
Forum: High Power Rifle
Topic: Roger G. Parks Memorial Match
Replies: 12
Views: 3073

Re: Roger G. Parks Memorial Match

Roger was also a great friend to a lot of us out here in Arizona! He always supported our matches, whether in Phoenix or Tucson. We miss him and we'll be honored to attend his memorial match!
by Joaquin B
Fri Aug 09, 2013 10:50 pm
Forum: Smallbore Rifle
Topic: Roger G. Parks Memorial Match
Replies: 5
Views: 1612

Re: Roger G. Parks Memorial Match

Thank you, Mary! An angel, always! :D
by Joaquin B
Fri Aug 09, 2013 10:49 pm
Forum: Smallbore Rifle
Topic: Roger G. Parks Memorial Match
Replies: 5
Views: 1612

Re: Roger G. Parks Memorial Match

Jerry G wrote:Arn'r you over your heart attack yet Joaquin? =))
Got plenty of scotch...err... medicine for that!
by Joaquin B
Tue Aug 06, 2013 5:44 am
Forum: Smallbore Rifle
Topic: Roger G. Parks Memorial Match
Replies: 5
Views: 1612

Re: Roger G. Parks Memorial Match

I'll see you there, God willing!
by Joaquin B
Mon Jul 01, 2013 6:02 am
Forum: High Power Rifle
Topic: Got a new Hunter Rifle
Replies: 10
Views: 2809

Re: Got a new Hunter Rifle

lone ringer wrote:That is the easy part just put the dot in the middle of the target, squeeze the trigger and repeat the process as often as necessary. :D
Easy for Agustin Sanchez to do. Noooo problema! =))
by Joaquin B
Thu Jun 13, 2013 7:11 am
Forum: High Power Rifle
Topic: HP Rifle Action
Replies: 14
Views: 3996

Re: HP Rifle Action

I use a Winchester M-70 rifle for HP Hunter silhouette. It's fitted in a Pharr stock and uses a Pac-Nor 3 groove 6.5 barrel in .260 Rem.. I selected such a rifle because the magazine on the M-70 short action can be lengthened to about 3.00 inches by someone who knows ho to remove the spacer at the r...
by Joaquin B
Wed May 22, 2013 10:09 pm
Forum: Smallbore Rifle
Topic: AZ small bore state match
Replies: 6
Views: 2107

Re: AZ small bore state match

Scores - Standard Rifle : 2013 Arizona Sil. Championships SB Standard Rifle Match 3 Class Category C P T R Match 1 C P T R Match 2 1 & 2 Ron Calderone Master 11 14 6 12 43 9 12 7 13 41 84 Tony Lopez Master 13 11 10 10 44 MW 10 10 12 13 45 MW 89 AZ State Champion Joaquin Bustamante AAA 10 9 7 10 36 ...
by Joaquin B
Thu Feb 21, 2013 9:07 pm
Forum: High Power Rifle
Topic: H4350 or H4831SC for 140 A-Max in 260 Rem?
Replies: 14
Views: 7241

Re: H4350 or H4831SC for 140 A-Max in 260 Rem?

41.5 grs. of H4350 or 44.0 grs. of H4831 develop velocities of approximately 2670 fps in my rifles with excellent precision, using 140 Hornady. AMAX, 142 Sierra or 140 Berger bullets in my .260 rifles.
by Joaquin B
Thu Feb 14, 2013 8:26 pm
Forum: High Power Rifle
Topic: Drawings for HP Targets
Replies: 22
Views: 5013

Re: Drawings for HP Targets

The important things to take care of when making the silhouettes out of steel plate having at least a hardness of BHN 400 (softer steel will bend and crater a lot sooner).: a) Make sure the ends of the legs being welded to the feet pads are slightly beveled. b) Make sure the surfaces being welded ar...
by Joaquin B
Thu Feb 14, 2013 8:08 pm
Forum: Smallbore Rifle
Topic: Small Bore Silhouette in Tucson this Sunday
Replies: 9
Views: 2175

Re: Small Bore Silhouette in Tucson this Sunday

Bigfoot wrote:Juaquim. We heard about your medical scare. Glad to see you're back on the firing line! :ymcowboy:
Thank you! I'll make sure to take care of Jerry! :-?
by Joaquin B
Wed Feb 13, 2013 10:01 pm
Forum: Smallbore Rifle
Topic: Small Bore Silhouette in Tucson this Sunday
Replies: 9
Views: 2175

Small Bore Silhouette in Tucson this Sunday

We will be having our monthly 60-shot small bore silhouette match at 3-Points, SW of Tucson, this Sunday, starting at 9:30 AM. Hope you can make it.

Yes, I will make sure and bring ALL my gear, Jerry. :P