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Posted in thread: Mini-14's aren't accurate???? on 05-15-2016 at 12:10 PM
+1 on the Savage Axis. I have an old Army buddy that bought one in .243. I helped him lighten
the trigger, and we worked up some prairie dog hand loads for it. Despite the inexpensive gun
(and scope h...
Posted in thread: I have a $2,000 AR build budget, advice please! on 05-12-2016 at 11:47 AM
Why is this thread in the Mini-14 section ???????
Posted in thread: Remington 870 thoughts on 05-07-2016 at 04:27 AM
I shot several pumps for bird hunting during my youth, when I went to Alaska after joining the
Army, I took a Mossberg. Have had several 870's since then. When I wanted to pick up a pump HD
gun a few ...
Posted in thread: Spring Again ! on 04-17-2016 at 09:52 AM
We had a pretty easy winter here in Montana. I probably could have made it up to my range
sooner, but have got a jump start on yard projects, been fixing up an older pickup I bought,
and bought a new ...
Posted in thread: AR .223 OK for Mini? on 04-17-2016 at 09:26 AM
boomhauer, an early 90's Mini would be a pencil barrel (.560" diameter).These are helped
greatly by putting a strut under the barrel. Most guys find a 35-40% accuracy improvement, and
with a strut you...
Posted in thread: Co witness a Mini with a forward rail? on 04-10-2016 at 02:06 PM
That's a good idea. JTJ. Flip up sights for AR's are made in a couple different heights for
same plane or for gas block mounting so you could try omr and see if it matched your front
sight height clos...
Posted in thread: Co witness a Mini with a forward rail? on 04-10-2016 at 01:05 PM
I am wondering if the rear sight replacement mount for the FF3 would allow a rail mounted rear
sight to be co witnessed?While you can see the front sight through the Rrages mount for a red
Posted in thread: Co witness a Mini with a forward rail? on 04-05-2016 at 12:13 PM
Exactly what hawkguy said. I have a scope on my Mini-14, and a FF III on one of my MNini-30's,
both with Ultimak's, and they are super low. But the iron's on a Mini are even lower, you
almost have to ...
Posted in thread: Smaller Aperture for Tech Sights on 03-30-2016 at 11:10 AM
COSteve, you said that you "have thinned my front sight down to .050" from the stock .077" wide
my 583 Series Mini Ranch Rifle came with."My question, how did you thin the front sight? Or did
Posted in thread: mini 14 best and worst optics thread on 03-22-2016 at 03:13 AM
No, irons on a Mini sit pretty low, and although the FF is mounted low, by the time you get the
Picatinny base on there, it sits up too high to co-witness. As you can see from the pic, only
one sight ...