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Posted in thread: H&R Shotgun issues on 02-22-2014 at 11:59 PM
First, auto parts stores sell spray cans of stuff that is made to dissolve all kinds of
adhesives. Worth looking for.Second, everyone has left out the most important part of fixing
the stock: you have...
Posted in thread: Single shotgun-rife project on 02-16-2014 at 12:58 PM
hiwall, thanks for the post. Is the large cylindrical section under the scope an integral part
of the original diameter of the barrel?I had thought of turning a sleeve the size of the
Posted in thread: Single shotgun-rife project on 02-15-2014 at 02:36 PM
High strength silver solder should be more then strong enough for what your.thinking if in
reading it right. With welding you run a very high chance of damaging any heat treatment the
metal may have. ...
Posted in thread: Single shotgun-rife project on 02-14-2014 at 01:34 PM
Or instead, buy a Savage model 24. They got all kinds of versions and with the money you save
you can go to MC Ace and have them make you some custom barrel adaptors. Just a thought.Guess
I'm missing ...
Posted in thread: fixing buggered gun screws on 01-27-2014 at 01:43 PM
On such a simple, cheap item, why not just buy a new one?Depending on income, some would say
the same thing about the whole gun.My position is, since the screw is so easy to fix, why be
lazy and buy a...
Posted in thread: fixing buggered gun screws on 01-26-2014 at 08:51 PM
When I have done that I have used a small punch so I can steer the metal back in place more
precisely. you can do this with dents and gouges in receivers too.Jim
Posted in thread: Single shotgun-rife project on 01-25-2014 at 02:49 AM
.410 for a 38-40? Did you mean .401?Yep. Sorry. Fixed it.
Posted in thread: Single shotgun-rife project on 01-25-2014 at 12:11 AM
For years, I have wanted to mount a rifle barrel on my 1893 Remington single-barrel receiver.
(You're not really going to expect me to have a reason, are you?) The plan includes a .401 bore
Posted in thread: antique primer size bewilderment on 01-18-2014 at 02:50 AM
Here is a photo of a shell I sectioned. Very corroded, but shows the primer cup arrangement of
a "balloon" type shell.Jim[URL=
Posted in thread: antique primer size bewilderment on 01-14-2014 at 12:48 PM
The difference is inside. Don't think I could take a shot that would show it. Maybe later today
I can section one of the shells that is too corroded or bent up to use. Then the difference