Jump to content
UKV - The Place for Precision Rifle Enthusiasts


Yellow Riband
  • Content count

  • Joined

  • Last visited

About walkabout

  • Rank
    Advanced Member
  • Birthday 05/12/1956

Profile Information

  • Gender
  • Location
    Nr Denbury, Devon
  • Interests
    Wine, Women & Guns

Recent Profile Visitors

The recent visitors block is disabled and is not being shown to other users.

  1. Accu-Tac LR-10 Bipod, used twice, 3 months old, mint condition. Retail £259.95 £200.00 posted.
  2. walkabout

    MARCH 34mm tactical

    Hi, I have a March 5-50x56 Tactical scope. Its 1/8 clicks MOA. Non Illuminated. MTR-3 Reticle. I have the sunshade and manual, but no box. I have had it from new about 3 years ago. Its been on my long range rifle which I have just changed to MIL, its in great condition, Slight ring marks on one small section. I would like £1700.00 UK Pounds including shipping. Cheers Mark
  3. We have just finished the first loads through this FMJ Firearms custom build we finished last week.This is a switch barrel build, using shouldered Bartlein Barrels with flats milled near the muzzle for torquing.In .284 Win & 6 x 47 Lapua, with a 300 Norma Barrel looming. Bighorn TL3 Long ActionBartlein Barrels XLR Industries Evolution Chassis March 5-40x52 Scope Tier One scope mount Tier One Moderator Cerakoted in a 3 colour camo. First groups were very encouraging. Another near identical build is in progress.
  4. walkabout

    Straight .284 Bullets

    Thanks Laurie I think I will try the all three types. I have just checked and I have a 8:25 twist so hopefully the 183's will work? However I do like the sound of the 175's being easy to setup. I don't want to drive the load too hard...been there and done that on the 7mm SAUM! So I will go steady and see what the rifle does and the results on the target show. I may stick to RS70, or do you think RS60 might be a better bet? Cheers Mark
  5. walkabout

    Straight .284 Bullets

    Just about to start some load development on a new Straight .284. It will be for 600-1200 yrds steels & paper. I have a long action, Bartlien 8.25 twist, 28". I'm going to use RS70 or RS60. I have used 180 Berger Hybrids in a SAUM, they were good but they are getting expensive. I was thinking of using either Sierra 175, 180 smk's. Which would be better? I have seen the new 183 smk's, any advantage? Any real life experience with these bullets? Cheers Mark
  6. A used Kestrel Wind Vane for the 4500 series. Excellent condition SOLD
  7. walkabout

    Military surplus ammo. Post-war.

    Hi They are all still available. Im in Devon Cheers Mark
  8. These are used and about 2 years old Branded Deben but made by MSA Cloth padded headband Normal wear markings, fully working Manual £60.00 posted
  9. SOLD Used Jewel HVR Trigger Comes with the 2 extra different weight springs Fully working £120.00 posted
  10. SOLD Kestrel 4500 AB About 4 years old Fully working in good condition. £200.00 posted
  11. SIG 2400 ABS This is the latest model with the Applied Ballistics Engine built in. The KILO 2400 ABS is an advanced rangefinder that ranges up to 2 miles featuring an embedded Applied Ballistics calculator, onboard environmental sensors and Bluetooth for synchronizing custom profiles with a free, downloadable ballistic app for your iOS or Android smartphone. When configured it gives a complete shooting solution. Includes a tripod adapter, smartphone jack Windmeter, ballistic nylon Molle kit bag and nylon carry pouch, lanyard, 3 spare batteries, and SIG SAUER Tactical pen/stylus to get you up and running for long range precision target shooting and hunting. Full package, only a few months old. Used only 2 times. Excellent condition £1100.00 posted. Reduced to £950.00 POSTED
  12. walkabout

    Military surplus ammo. Post-war.

    Tried to PM you but not allowed for some reason. Email me info@fmjfirearms.co.uk
  13. walkabout

    AI .300 Win Mag Magazine

    As per title. Anybody got a AI mag in .300 Win Mag they want to sell?
  14. walkabout

    Military surplus ammo. Post-war.

    Hi I have 230 rounds. I traded them in with a rifle. They dont look like they have been in link. It's all loose. I have attached pictures. Mark

Important Information

By using this site, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy