changing out barrels for 10/22

Discussion in '.22 Rifle/Rimfire Discussion' started by mu93ka, Jan 23, 2009.

  1. mu93ka

    mu93ka New Member

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    Anybody ever change out a regular barrel for the ruger 10/22 with a bull barrel? Was it something you would need gunsmithing tools to do-like a centerfire-or is it relatively easy to do like using a t/c encore? I am thinking about getting my first 10/22 but don't like using thin barrels on my guns.
     
  2. stalkingbear

    stalkingbear Active Member

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    All you need is an allen wrench, 3 minutes, and a stock designed for heavy barrel. That is to allow clearance but you CAN redo factory wooden stocks by hogging the barrel channel out. The best of cheap stocks are the Hogue rubber overmolded.
     

  3. cpttango30

    cpttango30 New Member

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    Best bet would be to buy a cheaper more accurate rifle to begin with.


    Just exactly what stalking bear said.
     
  4. Txhillbilly

    Txhillbilly Active Member

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