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PostSubject: .36cal CVA Navy   May 21st 2014, 8:15 pm

My brother did some reloading for this one and got the charge down to 18 grains 3f and recoil is very light. I told him to keep it easy on powder to prevent the frame from stretching. Its just a little target gun made to put smiles on your face.

Me shooting at 10 yards and you can see the orange block target falling off the log.


I also filled a bottle with water and shot it, I found the bullet 3 feet behind the bottle!

Compared to my 58cal that I recovered from 150 yards today.




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PostSubject: Re: .36cal CVA Navy   May 21st 2014, 8:26 pm

If that's not a blackened brass frame, you should be able to give it a bigger charge if everything is tight on the gun.

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PostSubject: Re: .36cal CVA Navy   May 21st 2014, 8:27 pm

yep its a blacked out brass frame lol. One reason I told him to keep it light.
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PostSubject: Re: .36cal CVA Navy   May 22nd 2014, 7:07 am

The cat?

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PostSubject: Re: .36cal CVA Navy   May 22nd 2014, 9:59 am

what about it? We have 8 of them, whats one less?  Laughing 
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PostSubject: Re: .36cal CVA Navy   May 22nd 2014, 11:13 am

The wife's cat run's away the moment I open the safe.... Rolling Eyes
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PostSubject: Re: .36cal CVA Navy   May 22nd 2014, 12:43 pm

@FrontierGander wrote:
what about it? We have 8 of them, whats one less?  Laughing 

I'm gonna tell PETA, I'm gonna tell PETA!    bounce nono

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PostSubject: Re: .36cal CVA Navy   May 22nd 2014, 12:46 pm

They might give him crap for wasting the skin... Laughing
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PostSubject: Re: .36cal CVA Navy   May 22nd 2014, 12:46 pm

nuh uh! Its a nice neck scarf today!
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PostSubject: Re: .36cal CVA Navy   May 22nd 2014, 1:34 pm

That might be the reason the PETA perps kill all them pets too , want to make mink coats out of the skins
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