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  1. Gunsmithing Forum
    Hey I just purchased my first rifle which is an Arisaka Type 99 converted to shoot 30-06. I know it’s a slightly smaller round and I’ve heard that it will bulge the casings while firing. Other than this will there be any danger to me or the firearm? I plan on purchasing a headspace gauge to...
  2. Firearms Industry
    Any gunsmith knowledge. Wife likes the micro 380 acp. Shes just left handed. Can the gun controls be switched? Ie the safety, clip release, slide release, laser grips etc
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    Hi,i will need to cold blue a barrel of my CZ .22,i have acces to Super Blue and i am trying to import oxpho blue (I am from Brazil and the products are hard to get) I will list the steps i read about below and please CORRECT MY WRONG POINTS. 1- Great polish with sandpaper and blue and rust...
  4. Gunsmithing Forum
    Here’s a question for all the preppers out there: how much do you know about repairing and modifying your own weapons? This is an important question, as your guns will only be able to defend you in a SHTF scenario if they are in proper working order. And the longer that the S keeps H-ing T F...
  5. .22 Rifle/Rimfire Discussion
    I’ve been scouring the web for the last couple of days with no results I can’t believe no one has tried this before. Does anyone know what would need to be done to a cz 455 to get it to accept 10/22 magazines?
  6. Gunsmithing Forum
    I have a Taurus PT99 AF and recently noticed an issue with my trigger. With the slide off the trigger works great in both SA and DA. With the slide on the pull is ridiculously hard and does not "trip" the hammer correctly. When I let up on this hard trigger pull sometimes the hammer will drop...
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    Hello everyone! I’m hoping one of my gunsmith buddies can help me out. I’m new here and need some advice. I’m not a proud papa of a Gem Tech MIST 10/22 TD (11 months later). Now the question: the diameter of the suppressor is .902 inches. My stock currently holds the factory barrel. Instead...
  8. Introductions
    Hello, I am 24 and have been getting into gunsmithing. Redoing stocks, Rebluing barrels that sort of thing.. People are now starting to give me guns that they say dont work anymore. I just received a Marlin 03030 (model ) 30-30.(would like to know also if that is correct model because I cant...
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