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  1. Interesting report from local market...

    An absolutely fantastic trade - 230.8p with every hogg sold averaging £99.43 including those of 25kg. Heavies £124, £123, £122, £121.50 etc. Best export hoggs 259.1p. The highest trade at this time of year ever with an increase in numbers not about to ‘dampen’ the trade. 1. A national shortage...
  2. Sierra gameking 100g

    Hi all Just started reloading for my Mauser m18 in 243. Thought I’d try the gameking 100g. 39.5g of n160 is giving me good accuracy. Just come back in from testing a few over the chrono and they are traveling at 2760 fps. As I’m new to reloading, does this sound about correct for then setup I’m...
  3. Wanted: Anti tick clothing

    Evening all. Anyone know of any deals going on for anti tick clothing?? Thought I’d ask Santa for a decent pressie for once[emoji6] Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  4. Cleaning your rim.....

    What would you recommend to clean my 17 hmr with?? Put about 300 rounds through it so far. Have used a bore snake occasionally and bisley bore cleaner but not sure this is doing a good enough job. Also why is the 17 such a dirty round?? Reminds me of my old 12b when I used those Baikel...
  5. Pheasants v snakes...

    Seen this article written by Worcestershire wildlife In our local rag mag. I would of thought the high numbers of Buzzards, would have a greater impact on amphibians than the pheasants but as usual I might be wrong or cuckoo!! Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  6. Wanted: Tikka recoil pad

    Anyone have a recoil pad for a t3 gathering dust?(not on your rifle gathering dust in the cabinet!) Wanting to replace the plastic one on my T1 x...... Cheers Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  7. Moderator for .308

    As per title, looking to buy a mod for my Mauser impact. Have a wildcat evolution on my .222 and thought about purchasing 1 for the 308. Any reason not to?? Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  8. Steyr Mannlicher l .308

    Hi all I’ve been offered an older model L 308. It’s in as near new condition as you’ll find. Never had any experience with the rotary mags on these so wondering if they posed any probs?? Looks a lovely rifle and I’m quite taken with it’s lovely twist barrel and set trigger. Not that many...
  9. Foxing

    Hi guys When shooting foxes at night from a bait point. Do you remove shot foxes asap or leave them till end of session?and does it really matter?? Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  10. Which moa??

    Hi all and Merry Xmas(nearly) I have a 10moa picatinny on a Sako. The problem is with my digi sight I can’t raise the point of impact enough. Do I need a 0 or 20 moa?? The poi is 4” lower than poa at 100 m with full adjustment. Cheers Rich Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  11. Safety first

    Found this verse in an old draw and thought I’d share it with you all. Keep it in your thoughts whilst out n about.... Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  12. Picatinny rail option??

    Help!! I’ve bought a Dronepro 10x and was hoping to use on my Sako s491. Looking at the standard picatinny rail for this model(Sako x short) I don’t think will give enough rearward adjustment for correct eye relief. Has anyone experience in using the same combo or ideas?? Thanks in advance...
  13. Mounting advice

    Hi all. I have a Sako .222 that I use for fox control around the farm. It has a Schmidt and bender 8x56 scope at present with Sako mounts. I’ve just bought a drone pro for use in the winter months that’ll need a picatinny rail. If I wanted to use the S&B again during daylight or summer eves...
  14. Hi all!!

    I’m a sheep farmer living in Worcestershire originally from Wales( no zip jokes please) Most of my stalking is done with my Sako .222 after foxes tho there are muntjac around and Roe increasing so I might need an upgrade soon[emoji6] Bought a new Berreta 12 g today and sat by my pond for a spot...

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