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About simonl

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  1. simonl

    New .204 load

    2.7" drop @300 yds? So how high above bore is the highest point of the trajectory?
  2. simonl

    George Balfour (gbal on this site)

    I may go a month or more without visiting UKV so I missed this post with its many fitting tributes. I assume George hasn't improved?
  3. simonl

    New .204 load

    @baldieWhy does the 20 prac go quicker? Can't get my head round that
  4. simonl

    Bit of a mystery?

    Have a google of barrel harmonics. Your barrel wobbles all over the place as the bullet travels down it. When it exits there's no saying which way it'll be pointing.
  5. What results did you get with it?
  6. Where are you travelling from? Bit of a long shot...!
  7. simonl

    Has the .17 HMR had its day?

    I lost faith in my CZ 453. Lots of duds. I also got a bit disillusioned with the accuracy last time I tried it on paper. I went into a field a few months back & shot 9 rabbits in 10 shots in quick succession, up to 130 yds from a gatepost. No runners. I'd forgotten just how good a bunny bashed they are. Any misfire or strange noise & I'm now pretty diligent about making sure the next shot isn't my last.
  8. Picking up not viable for me, but could you let me know what size box it would fit in, and roughly how much it'll weigh? Assuming you're prepared for me to get it collected
  9. This is from an ISIS promo video (shown on 10 o'clock news - I'm not out looking for sht like that) What the hell is it?
  10. Title says it all really. Will spend a month or so over there & wouldn't mind doing some shooting. Anybody recommend anything?
  11. Where in co Durham? PM me with detail?
  12. simonl

    OCW Help analyze results

    Not doubing your results, but surely you're not expecting accuracy nodes for another gun to follow your experience?
  13. A discussed, not big enough for my canon with torch on top - thanks though.

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