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Firearms Forum: .22 Rifle/Rimfire Discussion 04-17-2012, 01:01 AM
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Posted By somawas
My experience has been better accuracy with the...

My experience has been better accuracy with the 10/22's using the slower stuff out to 50 and 100 yards. The only benefit I've seen from Stingers out of my slightly modified 10/22 is that they cycle...
Firearms Forum: .22 Rifle/Rimfire Discussion 04-16-2012, 04:50 AM
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Posted By somawas
***********************. I have also been...

***********************. I have also been shooting 10/22 a REAL LONG TIME as well as other firearms also. I've been taught to READ THE MANUAL IN DETAIL FIRST BEFORE CHAMBERING A ROUND.

Again,...
Firearms Forum: .22 Rifle/Rimfire Discussion 04-16-2012, 03:17 AM
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Posted By somawas
The manual states not to shoot CCI Stingers out...

The manual states not to shoot CCI Stingers out of the Ruger TARGET RIFLE ONLY. It's OK to shoot the Stingers out of the other 10/22 models. The issue with the Target model is that the barrel...
Firearms Forum: .22 Rifle/Rimfire Discussion 04-16-2012, 03:08 AM
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Posted By somawas
I've read some of the other posts. I'll make it...

I've read some of the other posts. I'll make it REAL SIMPLE and no "maybe's. YES, any magazine that will work in a stock 10/22, will work in any 10/22 rifle with aftermarket stock, I know this from...
Firearms Forum: .22 Rifle/Rimfire Discussion 04-16-2012, 01:53 AM
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Posted By somawas
I've gone through a brick of this stuff. For...

I've gone through a brick of this stuff. For "bulk" ammo, it shoots pretty good in my CZ 455 American at 50 yards- which is why I'll continue to buy the stuff. Five shot groups with my CZ are about...
Firearms Forum: .22 Rifle/Rimfire Discussion 04-07-2012, 10:39 PM
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Posted By somawas
Personally own the Remington Model 580- single...

Personally own the Remington Model 580- single shot bolt. Bought mine used from a pawn shop for $100 out-the-door. As far as I'm concerned, I got a bargain. It came with a cheap 4X15 Jason scope...
Firearms Forum: .22 Rifle/Rimfire Discussion 04-05-2012, 02:43 AM
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Posted By somawas
I've got a Remington Model 580 single shot bolt...

I've got a Remington Model 580 single shot bolt gun I purchased from a pawn shop used for $100 out-the-door. Love the rifle to the point it'll end up in my estate. If I had to sell my .22's, I'd have...
Firearms Forum: .22 Rifle/Rimfire Discussion 04-04-2012, 09:56 PM
Replies: 20
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Posted By somawas
To each his own. We all have to find solutions...

To each his own. We all have to find solutions that work for us.
Firearms Forum: .22 Rifle/Rimfire Discussion 04-04-2012, 06:39 PM
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Posted By somawas
Thanks. Your thoughts are along the lines of...

Thanks.
Your thoughts are along the lines of what I was thinking. I'll stick with running the Quiet 22's out of my bolt guns and try the stuff with any auto-loader I pick up used and see what...
Firearms Forum: .22 Rifle/Rimfire Discussion 04-04-2012, 06:27 PM
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Posted By somawas
The issue with firing Stingers is not the one you...

The issue with firing Stingers is not the one you state. The issue is the round chambering in Ruger's Target model. The pdf excerpt is posted in the previous thread by me. Read it.
Firearms Forum: .22 Rifle/Rimfire Discussion 04-04-2012, 06:23 PM
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Posted By somawas
Regarding the 10/22, Ruger states that Stinger-...

Regarding the 10/22, Ruger states that Stinger- and I take this to mean other hyper-velocity ammo- is not to be fired out of their Target model only- see excerpt. It's OK to cycle all hyper velocity...
Firearms Forum: .22 Rifle/Rimfire Discussion 04-04-2012, 02:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 412
Posted By somawas
I'm wondering

Is there an auto-loading rifle that will cycle CCI's Quiet 22 ammo? I know the 10/22 with a lot of modifications can be made to cycle the ammo, but I'm simply wondering if there are any rifles that...
Firearms Forum: .22 Rifle/Rimfire Discussion 04-04-2012, 02:10 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,751
Posted By somawas
I live in a city that has no firearms discharge...

I live in a city that has no firearms discharge ordinance on the books that also includes pellet rifles and guns, and being cited is no more than a misdemeanor. I live in a pretty built up area,...
Firearms Forum: .22 Rifle/Rimfire Discussion 04-04-2012, 05:27 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,809
Posted By somawas
I use to wonder about the best scope for a .22...

I use to wonder about the best scope for a .22 LR. I no longer wonder. I've learned to determine that for my self. When I ask others, I get answers ALL OVER THE PLACE. One said BSA Sweet 22- tried it...
Firearms Forum: .22 Rifle/Rimfire Discussion 04-04-2012, 03:50 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,751
Posted By somawas
What's the reason for wanting to shoot shorts and...

What's the reason for wanting to shoot shorts and cb caps- which are essentially shorts and longs. Can't be price in the case of shorts. In my region, shorts are close to ten bucks a box of 100. If...
Firearms Forum: .22 Rifle/Rimfire Discussion 04-02-2012, 03:52 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,029
Posted By somawas
If you're talking about the 77/22, I also had...

If you're talking about the 77/22, I also had problems locating 77/22 magazines for the 22LR. I do what I normally do when I can't find stuff from the local retailer- call the manufacturer. Having...
Firearms Forum: .22 Rifle/Rimfire Discussion 04-02-2012, 03:10 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,411
Posted By somawas
Shooting in the county is legal when conditions...

Shooting in the county is legal when conditions are met- distance from dwellings and permission to shoot on property if not the owner. The issue is the hassle of dealing with the deputy sheriff for...
Firearms Forum: .22 Rifle/Rimfire Discussion 04-02-2012, 02:31 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,425
Posted By somawas
The bulk Federal in the 550 Value Pack box IS NOT...

The bulk Federal in the 550 Value Pack box IS NOT THE SAME AMMO as the Federal Auto Match. The Federal in the 550 Value Pack box is a 36 gr copper plated hollow point round that flies 1260 fps at the...
Firearms Forum: .22 Rifle/Rimfire Discussion 03-27-2012, 02:10 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,068
Posted By somawas
To each his own. I recently completed a...

To each his own.

I recently completed a custom 10/22 build- and I didn't take a perfectly good $200 gun and spend $400 to $700 on it to get a $300 gun- with all custom parts except for the ten...
Firearms Forum: .22 Rifle/Rimfire Discussion 03-27-2012, 01:37 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,425
Posted By somawas
Results of ten rounds of the Federal ammo at 50...

Results of ten rounds of the Federal ammo at 50 yards out of a custom 10/22.
Firearms Forum: .22 Rifle/Rimfire Discussion 03-27-2012, 01:30 AM
Replies: 7
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Posted By somawas
Never cared much for the designated 22 scopes by...

Never cared much for the designated 22 scopes by any manufacturer, the level of magnification left a lot to be desired. I like the Simmons Whitetail Classic 6.5-20X50mm. Midway may still have them in...
Firearms Forum: .22 Rifle/Rimfire Discussion 03-27-2012, 12:55 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,959
Posted By somawas
My build/ my favorite.

My January 2012 build. Volquartsen receiver, Kidd match barrel, bolt, recoil spring and rod, Power Custom charging handle, Revolution Extreme stock, and Timney Trigger block- ran short of money. In...
Firearms Forum: .22 Rifle/Rimfire Discussion 03-07-2012, 04:28 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,169
Posted By somawas
Presently, I own three 10/22's. 10/22 #1, is...

Presently, I own three 10/22's. 10/22 #1, is slightly modified- quick bolt release modification and threaded muzzle 16.5" barrel with 1/16 twist with after market stock. 10/22 #2, slightly modified-...
Firearms Forum: .22 Rifle/Rimfire Discussion 03-07-2012, 03:59 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,352
Posted By somawas
The original stock Works really nice for general...

The original stock Works really nice for general use. If your money is as hard to come by as it is for me, my recommendation would be to upgrade the rifle's action- trigger, hammer, sear, springs,...
Firearms Forum: .22 Rifle/Rimfire Discussion 03-07-2012, 12:53 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,411
Posted By somawas
Strange, I've got three 10/22's and a Marlin...

Strange, I've got three 10/22's and a Marlin Model 60. CCI's Quiet 22 (#960)will not cycle in any of my auto-loaders and doubt if this round will cycle in any stock auto loader- have read in another...
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