Last Activity:11-11-2010 6:42 AM
Posted in thread: New front locking rimfire on 07-18-2010 at 07:47 AM
Long term durability isn't going to be an issue. Current designs are so large not because of
stress, but rather due to a carry over of 100+ years of manufacturing necessity. My design
overcomes the "p...
Posted in thread: New front locking rimfire on 07-17-2010 at 12:55 AM
Both prototypes shot great. the 17HMR model was easily sub MOA from a dodgy home made stock.
The 22mag model was about MOA. Both of these tests were done from sandbags on the back of a
vehicle, not a ...
Posted in thread: New front locking rimfire on 06-28-2010 at 11:09 AM
Gas leakage is handled the same was as a centrefire. Gas port facing the extractor cut. Most of
the rest will go down the feedramp and into the magazine. It was one of my first worries when
Posted in thread: New front locking rimfire on 06-25-2010 at 10:33 PM
The new design came about because as a new shooter I couldn't understand the need for a
different mechanism in bolt actions to use a rimfire cartridge. In a lever action, or a
revolver, or basically a...
Posted in thread: New front locking rimfire on 06-25-2010 at 08:35 AM
Good morning all,This is a shameless plug really, I hope I haven't breached the forum rules.I
have been working on a new bolt action rimfire design for about 15 years now and it is time to
let the pro...