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Air Splitter & Barrel Tuners for Air Rie
Benchrest by Carl Boswell.
shooters will know a thing or two aboutmuzzle devices (barrel tuners) and tuningthe barrel. This process has gone from theringing of the barrel, using such processesas the Hopewell method, to somethinga lot more 21st century using electronicmonitoring equipment to achieve tuning.
The Long View by Les Holgate.
Well here wego ago again - time to blow the winter cobwebs
o your F Class rie and equipment and try to put
into action your New Year’s resolution of “Mustdo better at League shoots.” (or was that justmine!)...
Choosing Sights for competition shooting. By GwynRoberts.
Moving on from making your stocks and grips
t you properly, the next thing to consider is which type
of sight (or sights) are going to be the most suitable for
the type of Gallery Rie competitions that you intend to
This Smallbore Business – by Don Brook.
Accessories -overkill or what? Gees, I have long seen the attempts from
manufacturers to ensure that everything on a free rie isso adjustable that it ts all. Even from my good mate in
the UK, Barry Dagger - who is four foot zip - to the lengthof Harald Stenvaag from Norway, who is so tall that whenhe lays down for his prone, he is half way there! Now that,my readers, is indeed a challenge...
THE HANDLOADING BENCH- 308 WINCHESTER RIDESAGAIN Part 3 by LaurieHolland.
I compared MVs andvelocity spreads obtained from
Lapua’s new ‘Palma’ small rieprimer (SRP) / small ash-hole
cases against identical loadcombinations in normal largeprimer (LRP) examples last month,with particular reference to the
eects produced by low (< °C)
ambient temperatures. It appearsthat SRP cases are not well suitedto chilly conditions with some
powders - Viht N and N
both struggling for instance.
Practical Shotgun: This month, weak-hand reloading from a caddy - By MikeSiva-Jothy.
I saw my rst Practical Shotgun
competition a few weeks ago and good fun it
looked too – as using any semi-auto rearm
usually is! Mike Siva Jothy won the comp.
FROM THE BENCH
QUIGLEY ASSOCIATION NEWS
AND MUCH,MUCH, MORE...
The Grunig & Elmiger ‘Return’ Butt-plate byConor McFlynn.
If you read our February edition,you may recall the account of Irishman ConorFlynn’s spectacular win in the World Field TargetChampionships in Italy. Now Conor describes one
piece of equipment that contributed to his success.
MINI PROJECT RIFLE - REMINGTON 700SPS TACTICAL – by Laurie Holland.
Laurie isin the process of a ‘silk purse from a sow’s ear’
rie build which started o as an ‘out of the box’223 SPS Remington. The idea is to see just whatwe can do with a budget factory rie without
spending the earth...