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Firearms Forum: General Shotgun Discussion 04-29-2013, 06:48 AM
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Posted By ruddy
Good point about the disconnector (or lack...

Good point about the disconnector (or lack thereof), since modern shotguns have them. This warning applies to Model 12 Winchesters and I believe to early Model 37 Ithacas.

As for unlocking the...
Firearms Forum: General Shotgun Discussion 04-26-2013, 01:42 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 903
Posted By ruddy
The 12 gauge Model 1897 chamber has always been 2...

The 12 gauge Model 1897 chamber has always been 2 3/4" in length. The early 16 gauge chambers were 2 9/16" long. Many are confused by the fact that chambers had shorter forcing cones for paper...
Firearms Forum: The Club House 07-22-2012, 06:56 AM
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Views: 7,340
Posted By ruddy
Count me in. Thanks

Count me in. Thanks
Firearms Forum: General Rifle Discussion 05-05-2012, 11:39 PM
Replies: 317
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Posted By ruddy
Winchester Model 62A for my 11th birthday.

Winchester Model 62A for my 11th birthday.
Firearms Forum: Gunsmithing Forum 04-29-2012, 06:54 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 664
Posted By ruddy
I bought the 469 new and have put perhaps 200-300...

I bought the 469 new and have put perhaps 200-300 rounds through it, so it's still in fairly new condition. I agree that more shooting or dry firing will help. I find the half cock to be a nuisance...
Firearms Forum: Gunsmithing Forum 04-28-2012, 05:03 AM
Replies: 2
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Posted By ruddy
S&W 469 Trigger Pull

I have a great little 469 and a recently acquired 4513TSW. Both are double action for the first shot and single action thereafter. The 469 has a combination safety/decocker lever which stays down...
Firearms Forum: Gunsmithing Forum 04-21-2012, 03:04 AM
Replies: 8
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Posted By ruddy
I've smoothed up a couple of Ruger M77 bolts...

I've smoothed up a couple of Ruger M77 bolts (.243 and .30-06) by coating them in a fine polishing compound and cycling them a few hundred times.
Firearms Forum: General Shotgun Discussion 03-25-2012, 06:19 AM
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Views: 691
Posted By ruddy
+1 and Amen!

+1 and Amen!
Firearms Forum: Semi-Auto Handguns 03-25-2012, 06:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,250
Posted By ruddy
Check out the KTOG - Kel Tec Owners Group Forum: ...

Check out the KTOG - Kel Tec Owners Group Forum:
http://www.thektog.org/forum/

You'll learn a lot about the care and tuning of your pistol. I have a P-11 and have used a couple of their tips to...
Firearms Forum: Revolver Handguns 03-25-2012, 05:47 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,962
Posted By ruddy
You actually could basically do this. Several...

You actually could basically do this. Several years ago I picked up a Taurus 431 .44 Special that had the barrel turned a little out of alignment. Rather than sending it back, and after determining...
Firearms Forum: Mini-14 Forum 10-20-2011, 10:26 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,672
Posted By ruddy
Thumbs down 20-round Pro Mag

I bought a Pro Mag 20-round blued steel mag, and I'm taking it back. The follower won't activate the device that holds the bolt open, and the fit is too sloppy. I didn't want to try shooting with it.
Firearms Forum: Revolver Handguns 04-25-2011, 02:12 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,560
Posted By ruddy
Gee, don't revolvers have springs, too?

Gee, don't revolvers have springs, too?
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