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Posted in thread: The mini gallery on 03-10-2012 at 10:12 PM
I was recently able to add to my Mini-14 collection. I now have two. The first is a 1976
“200 years of freedom” 180 series, she shoots just great. The second I just picked
up (have not had...
Posted in thread: 180 series Mini-14 question on 10-07-2011 at 03:01 AM
I have located a 180 upper hand guard but the seller wants $50 for it. Is that a good deal?
Posted in thread: 180 series Mini-14 question on 10-06-2011 at 08:01 PM
I recently was able to acquire a 180 series "Liberty" Mini-14.I assume this means it was
manufactured in 1976.It looks to be in real good shape with very little wear. I am not sure
though if the upper...
Posted in thread: Gun Cleaning Input on 10-04-2011 at 05:56 PM
How often I clean is based on the weapon. I try to do a detailed cleaning of everything about
once a year (fired or not).I do not clean my mini-14 every time I use it as it is fairly good
at self clea...
Posted in thread: Series identification question on 08-31-2011 at 09:47 PM
That means that you have one of the newer "ranch rifle" mini-14s. They are supposed to be more
accurate than the older minis (I have a 183 series in stainless my self that I do so like and
is plenty a...
Posted in thread: Ruger 10/22 Sporter Contest on 07-29-2011 at 02:28 PM
I "liked" you on Facebook, can I win the rifle now? :D
Posted in thread: mini-14 rear sight needed on 07-25-2011 at 10:03 PM
Those don't look too bad and thanks for the suggestion but they will not fit my rifle. I have a
183 series which has the wide rear recess with the through screw.
Posted in thread: mini-14 rear sight needed on 07-25-2011 at 12:58 PM
Thanks for the offer but I am looking for a silver one to match the rifle. I currently have a
scope on it so I can use it I just hate for it to be incomplete and missing a part as well as I
Posted in thread: mini-14 rear sight needed on 07-22-2011 at 05:31 PM
Thanks for the suggestions. I just checked and they all seem to be out of stock on the complete
rear sight for the 183 series in silver. I even called Ruger and they were out and told me to
just keep ...
Posted in thread: mini-14 rear sight needed on 07-22-2011 at 02:34 PM
Anyone know where I can get a complete rear sight for a "183" mini-14, silver? Ruger parts is
out of them and does not know when they will get them back in stock. Thanks.