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  1. Telegraphers chair is off to its new home

    I was given this chair almost 50 years ago from a man in Oxford MA. He was in his late 80s at the time, and said it was the chair he used as a telegrapher before he became he got a job working at the mills in setting up and maintaining the equipment. I have used it since in my home office /...
  2. Free - Used 1 x 6 boards

    Need to build a duck blind or turkey blind or chicken coop? These might work These are weathered (pre camo'ed??? ) that I would not use for structural support, but would be fine for the sides or roof or duck blind, turkey blind, or ??? I would NOT recommend them for the standing surface for...
  3. Free Camp fire wood

    Free Camp fire wood - Cut to length and split, this is poplar and the like. (Not hardwoods, not pine.) I would burn this outdoors, not in a firerplace or wood stove, but I understand others choose differently. My opinion it would be perfect in an outdoor firepit. I have a camp in Northny and...
  4. Granby Precision Rifle Match #1. Registration FULL

    First match of the year at Granby is April 3. Just signed up. I suspect it will fill up fast. Ive got just a month to get ready. The big things are covered. I have enough ammo for practice and getting through first two matches, the new scope is on rifle, and I have been doing indoor...
  5. WTB WTB contender barrel in rifle caliber

    Want to buy a contender barrel in a rifle caliber. .222 or .223 Remington preferred, but would consider .30-30 or other. Either 10” or 14”, with or without forend this is for an original contender NOT the G2 let me know what you have and price
  6. WTS /SOLD. Remington 700 Varmint SPS 6.5 Creedmoor

    SOLD Remington 700 Varmint SPS in 6.5 Creedmoor 26” heavy barrel, black SPS stock, total of 50 rounds shot Looks likes and functions like new. $425.00 Cash transfer will be by EFA-10 near me.( conveniently off route 495, between Route 290 and Route 2, which is near both Harvard Sportsmens...
  7. WTS Rem 700 BDL bottom Metal,

    CED M2 Chronograph SOLD. - $60 shown in pictures. Box, manual, CD, Sky screens, etc. works perfect I upgraded to Labradar Remington factory laminated stock for SHORT ACTION Remington 700 SOLD. Factory inlet for the Varmint Barrel contour and BDL bottom metal. Stock dates to around...
  8. Question about NEHPRL

    I’m hoping to give the North East High Power Rifle League a go this year. I just wanted to confirm two items. Q1. It looks like the two rapid fire stages of the match are both conducted with a transition from standing to either prone or sitting. Is that correct? Q2. Looking at the...
  9. Crackpots location at mill?

    Please PM me if you know crackpots location or business name at mill. I'm there now to do an unscheduled pick up but don't have location thanks
  10. Practice for my first PRS Match - Update - Match Results!

    I did a previous post on my preparation to shoot 1000 yards for the first time which was an after the fact report. Now I am preparing to go to my first PRS match, and I thought I would let you in on the laughs as I go along. Hopefully you can learn from my mistakes without making them. Feel...
  11. My first time shooting out to 1000 yards update scope issue resolved see post 66

    Lets see if I can make several posts about this before someone posts a reply (and no that isn't a challenge) Just give me a few minutes to copy and past. Reading the post about the MMPRL recently posted over in rifle competition, and some of the questions being asked, motivated me to do this...
  12. To Participants at Harvard (HSC) Appleseed Last Weekend

    If the individual at the Appleseed shoot at HSC who was looking for a sponsor for HSC hasn’t already found one please send me a PM. I meant to speak with you to get your contact info to follow up with you before I left but failed to do so. Mea culpa
  13. update post 6 CCI SV Lot variation - My Appleseed prep experience

    In a practice session for the upcoming Appleseed, I ran into a problem with my rifle with a dedicated .22 AR upper. Suddenly I could not shoot it for anything. (Meanwhile I was cruising along comfortably with my 10-22) Put the rifle on the bench, and I was shooting 1.5 inch groups at 25M...
  14. 2019 Appleseed at Harvard SC in April

    Last year I got closed out of the (near) Patriots Day Appleseed shoot at HSC. Not this year. Yesterday I saw the April shoot was scheduled and on line for registration so I jumped in and signed up. I think the 10-22 and .22AR are both ready to go. I think I will run the .223 AR the second...
  15. Remington 700 SA SPS to PRS Configuration

    Well I could go buy a chassis system and drop it into that and be done. Or I could have purchased one of the PRS rifles being discussed in other threads. But hey, whats the fun in that. I should have taken a before picture, but didn't. Before any changes the rifle was a basic Remington 700...
  16. PTG Bottom Metal into Remington 700 SPS stock (for AICS Mags)

    PTG (Pacific Tool and Gauge) sells bottom metal for Remington 700 Short Action rifles that allow you to convert the rifle over to using AICS magazines. You do have to inlet the stock to accept the bottom metal, but I have done a few into laminated wood stocks (Fajan and Boyds) in 308, 243, and...
  17. Remington 700 Muzzleloader Rebuild Finished!

    I thought I would show some of the steps in the rebuild of this ML. This is my second re build of an older Remington 700 ML, and will be mostly like the first (I'm not fluting barrel, and some other small changes) So why rebuild an old Remington ML? 1.Great selection of after market triggers...
  18. What locks for Pelican 1750?

    So I bought a Pelican 1750 Rifle Case. Mainly so it can hold my PRS / hunting rifle with the oversized scope with the long sun shield on it while leaving my bi-pod attached. Its a bonus that I can also have a few empty mags and rangefinder in there. At some point I plan to be on a plane...
  19. Inletting stock for M5 / Badger DBM bottom metal

    So I have my PTG bottom metal on the way to me. Placed an order two days ago with Boyds stocks for an AT-1 stock inlet for the PTG bottom metal, an option they list for several of their stocks for Remington 700 SA. Boyd’s left me a voice mail today they cancelled my order as they no longer...
  20. NY is going to get interesting for Pistol Permit enforcement

    So today is deadline for pistol permit holders in NY State to rectify on the State Police Web Site. Seems it isn't going so well. State Police report less than 300 thousand permit holders have recertified, out of an estimated 1.2 to 1.5 Million permit holders in the state. Estimates by the...
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