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Old 08-14-2011, 01:50 AM   #1
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I found a man to rebarrel an old Ballard Pacific action I own but now we are having trouble finding someone who makes barrels suitable for these old rifles, preferably an octagon or one with oct/rnd profile. I'd like a 32-40 or 38-55 chamber with the proper twist. Any Ideas?


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Old 08-14-2011, 02:03 AM   #2
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does it have a barrel now? if so you might consider having it sleeved to the caliber you're wanting.


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Maybe these guys can help you - Ballard, Makers of Custom Firearms, Rifles & Shotguns
Been to their shop a few times, sure nice rifles.
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does it have a barrel now? if so you might consider having it sleeved to the caliber you're wanting.
sadly whoever owned it before cut it off and left only a stub.
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quote"sadly whoever owned it before cut it off and left only a stub.
that's just plain disrespect. good luck with trying to bring an oldie but goodie back to life. but the tip on the new Ballard company might just pan out.


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