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Posted in thread: Taurus 357 double action sear issue. on 09-22-2013 at 09:13 AM
do you have a picture available? What part was stones. the cocking notch or the trigger shelf?
Posted in thread: Smooth trigger on 09-02-2013 at 09:34 AM
You did say smooth the trigger didn't you? What model are we talking about? I have several S&W
revolvers. They have triggers that are very smooth. My 642 has a heavy trigger. But it is still
Posted in thread: Ideas for a rossi .44 mag on 09-02-2013 at 09:19 AM
How old is the gun? If it's within the first year since the original date of purchase, Rossi
will fix it for you free of charge. Even if its not under the 1-year warranty, they will still
do it for ar...
Posted in thread: old Taurus model 82 on 05-20-2013 at 04:21 PM
Sorry for the delay... I do not have an extra cylinder pin... I sold the remaining parts to the
gunsmith that originally told me the gun wasn't worth fixing...but I will keep my eyes
peeledMay be you ...
Posted in thread: Is it hard to become an apprentice? on 05-20-2013 at 04:42 AM
[QUOTE=HockaLouis;1251501]Germany's apprenticeship and on programs are very formal and
traditional.I'd look up "Indentured Servant" in your home country.I didn't tell him it would be
easy, but usually...
Posted in thread: Is it hard to become an apprentice? on 05-19-2013 at 03:51 PM
...if you start from almost nothing? I'm looking for a gunsmith in Russia or Great Britain that
would take me for apprentice. Myself I live in Finland at the moment. I don't know much of guns
Posted in thread: working my way up. on 05-19-2013 at 03:42 PM
It is removeable.I have some letters from the ATF(they like those letters) that indicate that
if the total length is 26.5 or more you can put a vertical fore grip on it removable or not.
Rifle or pist...
Posted in thread: Garand Guage Readings on 05-18-2013 at 04:08 PM
I think the barrels are original.... The '03 has a barrel date of 1933 and the '17 is
1918souunds to me if they were a less fired pair of guns. I inherited a Remington 1903-A3 from
my F-I-L that had n...
Posted in thread: Garand Guage Readings on 05-18-2013 at 03:08 PM
Really? My '03 and '17 must be in pretty good condition, they both have a ME of 1.5I have one
that registers from zero to nine in oo1 increments and have mic'd each segment. I don't have
one that regi...
Posted in thread: old Taurus model 82 on 05-18-2013 at 03:00 PM
I found another model 82 with substantial surface rust that I picked up for $80... A good
cleaning of the extractor and hammer assembly, then a quick swap of parts and I had a
functioning turd! Such a...