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benchracer
April 25, 2015, 05:13
http://riflemansjournal.blogspot.com/2012/02/cartridges-762-nato-long-range-match.html


http://riflemansjournal.blogspot.com/2012/02/cartridges-762-nato-long-range-match_04.html


http://riflemansjournal.blogspot.com/2010/12/equipment-service-rifle-for-long-range.html

http://riflemansjournal.blogspot.com/2010/04/history-lake-city-m118-special-ball.html

http://riflemansjournal.blogspot.com/2009/07/history-national-match-ammunition.html

http://riflemansjournal.blogspot.com/2010/04/history-us-national-match-ammunition.html

http://riflemansjournal.blogspot.com/2012/01/john-cantius-garand-brief-history-of.html

benchracer
April 27, 2015, 02:02
I am working to school myself up on the M1 Garand. For anyone else with a desire to do this, I am posting helpful links that I have found along the way.

1958 Edition of FM 23-5 in PDF format:

http://www.90thidpg.us/Reference/Manuals/FM%2023-5%201958.pdf


Here is a source for some basic parts and information:

http://www.garandgear.com/

...and another:

http://www.ammogarand.com/

benchracer
August 15, 2015, 13:51
http://bulletin.accurateshooter.com/2015/07/m1-garand-instructional-resources/


http://bulletin.accurateshooter.com/2015/08/marksmanship-training-tips-from-dennis-demille/


http://bulletin.accurateshooter.com/2015/07/cmp-armorer-explains-garand-headspacing-procedures/

2barearms
August 15, 2015, 18:24
Thanks for posting these. I find the ammo data very useful in recreating
these match rounds.

benchracer
May 22, 2016, 23:18
Looks like German Salazar has closed off access to his Rifleman's Journal blog. Too bad. That was a very good resource. OTOH, I did find this old article the other day. It contains some very useful information...

http://www.crossecreekrifleandpistolclub.com/Matches/VM_Pages/Information/ReloadingForTheM1Rifle_JohnRClarke.pdf

dashaus
June 18, 2016, 13:39
Western (Winchester-Western Division, Olin Mathieson Chemical Corporation)
308 Winchester Match.
20 rounds boxes white generic box printed only front and back
178 grain, full metal case, boat tail Lubaloy bullets, mercuric foaminate primers
"ORD 1267" is hand stamped on the box head stamp 1954 date code


I had about 8 boxes of it sold it off the length was to long for a semi auto rifle
Use to have a photos of it will check must be some where