A Review of March 8-80×56 Rifle Scope

Originally posted on rifletalk:
This review was first written by me at the end of 2012 and posted to a Canadian website.  I’ve added an edit or two to reflect more recent experiences.  Enjoy the read. I’d long been intrigued by the much vaunted but quite elusive March line of riflescopes but what did I…

1000 Yard 8mm Shots

Though I am not a fan of the music in the video, this guy is getting it done with a 6x Ajak scope! -Enjoy! 1000 yard 8mm shots

The Eight Functions of a Bolt Action Mauser Rifle

When gunsmithing our Mauser Rifles it is important to understand the varied functions and operation of a bolt-action 98K rifle. This is especially important if you desire to do any trigger work, lug lapping, etc. So I offer up this great video by Larry Potterfield of Midway USA – enjoy!

Great Cast Bullet Article

I found this great article by CE Harris on Cast Bullet reloading for Military Rifles. Covers many calibers but has specific reference to 8mm Mauser Cast Bullets and everything from small game to Deer loads as well as 100-600 yard target loads.

Lyman 323378 Mold Update

Well, I am still trying to get this mold for my collection. But until then I have found another source for these 8mm cast bullets – The Western Bullet Company. $20.00 a hundred is pretty cheap too. Check them out here:  http://www.westernbullet.com/id3gr.html

Midsouth Shooters Supply

Another great resource for 8mm Bullets: 150 grain – 200 grain 8mm Bullets for sale at Midsouth Shooters Supply.

Graf and Sons Excellent selection of 8mm Bullets

I get regular e-mail alerts from Graf and Sons. They have one of the BEST selection of 8mm Bullets anywhere. They also stock the Saeco 8mm molds. Just click the pic and check it out. Enjoy, Brent

Bore Lapping a Oberndorf .308 Mauser Barrel

Rifles need to be cleaned after every round of shooting. In fact, I clean after every ten shot strings (5 shots each) when I am shooting for 8mm cast bullet accuracy. Last night was different. Last night I started with the Oberndorf .308 Mauser. The gunsmith and I inspected the barrel with his bore scope and…

Redding Competition Seating Dies

Redding is one of the few companies that actually makes a competition seating die for the 8mm Mauser. When making accurate ammo for your 8mm Mauser you need accurate dies. Midway USA has them. Ammosmith does a great job with his tutorials. Be sure to subscribe to his channel!