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Posted in thread: Ithaca M49R .22 lever action on 12-04-2016 at 12:28 AM
I believe the Ithaca Model 49R is almost exactly like the new Henry 22 rifles (I think Henry
bought that patent).
Posted in thread: Stuck case in a Mosin on 12-02-2016 at 02:28 PM
It is possible that you have a rough chamber. None of us here know if it is rough or not. An
obvious result of a rough chamber is hard extraction.
Posted in thread: Old Whippet 22 rifle on 11-30-2016 at 12:30 AM
Heres my question, is this by design, or broken parts? Actually worn parts is likely the
answer. The trigger and/or the sear is worn.
Posted in thread: H&R 900 problem on 11-29-2016 at 01:57 PM
In all honesty the gun is really not worth taking to a gunsmith.
Posted in thread: H&R 900 problem on 11-29-2016 at 03:47 AM
You can see the cylinder lock. It is visible in one of the pics you posted. Its that half-moon
piece sticking up just above the trigger. That locks into those cuts on the side of the
cylinder. That lo...
Posted in thread: Stuck case in a Mosin on 11-28-2016 at 01:59 PM
as long as the case is intact the rod/hammer is the logical thing to use. If the case head
comes off then different methods are used.
Posted in thread: H&R 900 problem on 11-28-2016 at 12:56 AM
Does the cylinder lock solid in the firing position? I think you have a problem with the
locking bolt. I'm surprised that the firing pin was able to hit the cartridge rim with it so
far out of time. W...
Posted in thread: Stuck case in a Mosin on 11-28-2016 at 12:36 AM
first soak the chamber with penetrating oil (WD-40, Kroil, liquid wrench, etc).After giving it
time to work try the hammer/rod again.
Posted in thread: H&R Handi Rifle barrels on 11-25-2016 at 02:31 PM
Fitting one of those barrels does not amount much at all. And sometimes (often?) require
nothing.I wanted a .32 H&R Mag barrel and had to make one myself because none are made. It was
not much of a ch...
Posted in thread: Gunsmithing as a hobby where to learn on 11-24-2016 at 09:44 PM
There are countless books on gunsmithing. I would start there before you even touch a
screwdriver.read some of these too....................