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Firearms Forum: Ruger Handgun Forum 06-10-2013, 07:18 PM
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Posted By OldSarge1
Sr22

I've owned an SR22 for awhile and I have no significant issues with the function with the exception of an intermittent failure to feed with one of the magazines. That's a project for another day.
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Firearms Forum: Curio & Relic Discussion 12-12-2012, 03:20 PM
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Posted By OldSarge1
My 1893 is in 32-40. I bought it about 1965 in...

My 1893 is in 32-40. I bought it about 1965 in Vermont. Interesting point here......when I removed the steel butt plate, there was a small piece of parchment under it with a man's name printed on...
Firearms Forum: Curio & Relic Discussion 12-11-2012, 04:31 PM
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Views: 431
Posted By OldSarge1
Marlin 1893

I have a beautiful Marlin 1893 (built in 1902) in prime contition that I have owned since the mid 60's. I am maintaining it, in the same condition as when I purchased it so long ago. My question...
Firearms Forum: Range Report 08-14-2012, 05:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 603
Posted By OldSarge1
Rem 870

In addition to what hiwall indicated which is a good first step, make sure you are using new, clean ammunition which shouldn't bind. Should that fail, I would get an armorer or gun smith to replace...
Firearms Forum: Ammunition & Reloading 06-22-2012, 04:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,391
Posted By OldSarge1
5.56mm milspec reloading

I am attempting to replicate 5.56 milspec reloads. I do use U.S. 5.56 (not .223) brass and would like to turn out a cartridge which essentially gived a 62 gr. bullet 3100fps with roughly the same...
Firearms Forum: General Rifle Discussion 03-12-2012, 06:51 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,657
Posted By OldSarge1
Barrel break in

Thanks fellas for all the input. The common denominator of all the suggestions was to scrub alot between each group with a good copper solvent and new brush. Well, it must have worked. Within the...
Firearms Forum: General Rifle Discussion 03-06-2012, 05:17 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,657
Posted By OldSarge1
Barrel break-in

I have recently purchased a new Weatherby Vanguard in .223. A friend asked if I was going to break-in the barrel. Honestly, I didn't give it much thought, although I have read articles on the...
Firearms Forum: .22 Rifle/Rimfire Discussion 11-13-2011, 03:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 576
Posted By OldSarge1
10/22 upgrade

Thanks to all for the valuable information. I have narrowed the choices for all the after market parts and am about to get going on this project. I elected to purchase the Timney trigger group and...
Firearms Forum: .22 Rifle/Rimfire Discussion 11-07-2011, 06:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 576
Posted By OldSarge1
That's good information and I'm inclined to go in...

That's good information and I'm inclined to go in that direction rather than the drop in assembly. thanks
Firearms Forum: .22 Rifle/Rimfire Discussion 11-07-2011, 06:42 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,314
Posted By OldSarge1
Marlin 39a

They are truly a beautiful rifle. It's a shame that the pitting and corrosion is so rampant on that weapon. I am working on aquiring one myself of the same vintage as yours. The fact that it is...
Firearms Forum: .22 Rifle/Rimfire Discussion 11-07-2011, 06:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 576
Posted By OldSarge1
customizing my 10/22

It's finally time to get moving on customizing my 10/22. The barrels and stocks available are pretty straight forward, but after-market trigger assemblies are somewhat a mystery to me. I see plenty...
Firearms Forum: .22 Rifle/Rimfire Discussion 09-23-2010, 07:28 PM
Replies: 13
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Posted By OldSarge1
deleading a .22 barrel

I have a winchester Model 1906 which is in excellent mechanical condition with about 80% of the original blue. Serial number indicates that it was manfactured in late 1915. The only issue I have...
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