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Forum: Cooper 07-12-2020, 10:57 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 740
Posted By joet333
Hi-NV Shooter and Test Engineer, thanks for the...

Hi-NV Shooter and Test Engineer, thanks for the information above.
My take-aways are;
1. Don't read Calfee's book ( I now have a book for sale cheap) !!
2. Don't bother re-profiling the firing pin...
Forum: Cooper 07-11-2020, 11:02 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 740
Posted By joet333
I went back and re-read Calfee's chapter on...

I went back and re-read Calfee's chapter on re-shaping the firing pin to improve ignition and accuracy. Although I agree with the theory, I have never seen anyone offer quantitative data to prove any...
Forum: Cooper 07-08-2020, 08:22 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 740
Posted By joet333
Re-shaping the firing pin is the very last thing...

Re-shaping the firing pin is the very last thing you would do after trying everything else possible to improve accuracy, and you lay awake at night trying to think of something else to do. The...
Forum: Shooting Accessories 07-02-2020, 08:08 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 770
Posted By joet333
In a comprehensive test of 46 products, the top 3...

In a comprehensive test of 46 products, the top 3 performers for corrosion protection were WD-40 Specialist, FrogLube, and Hornady One Shot.

http://www.dayattherange.com/?page_id=3667

I have...
Forum: Marlin Bolt Actions 06-30-2020, 08:02 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 291
Posted By joet333
Numrich lists trigger shoes but is out of stock...

Numrich lists trigger shoes but is out of stock now. Maybe available on Ebay.
https://www.gunpartscorp.com/search#/Manufacturer/Marlin-Glenfield&query=trigger%20shoe

Also, the Rifle Basix...
Forum: Ruger 77/22 06-30-2020, 07:16 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 992
Posted By joet333
The pressure pad is located at the very front end...

The pressure pad is located at the very front end of the stock just ahead of the front sling stud. The pressure pad is actually part of the laminated stock and appears as a slight bump in the forend...
Forum: Ruger 77/22 06-27-2020, 11:13 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 992
Posted By joet333
I have the same rifle and scope set up as yours....

I have the same rifle and scope set up as yours. The problem can occur if someone removed the front pressure pad under the barrel fore-end to free float the barrel.
The free floated barrel will...
Forum: Military Trainers 06-26-2020, 10:01 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 225
Posted By joet333
You probably want one of these magazines from...

You probably want one of these magazines from Csspecs for the Romanian M1969.
They are very high quality and work well.
https://stores.csspecs.com/
Forum: Cooper 06-05-2020, 08:15 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 807
Posted By joet333
Les, I have not noticed any difference in FP...

Les, I have not noticed any difference in FP strike among various brands of ammo in my TRP-3. With that said, I have observed more lot-to-lot variation in R-50 than with Midas+ (accuracy). If you get...
Forum: Cooper 06-04-2020, 10:29 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 807
Posted By joet333
My TRP-3 is factory stock and has not had any FTF...

My TRP-3 is factory stock and has not had any FTF with R-50, Eley or Lapua rounds.
Going back to Horseman2's comment, it looks like the FP strike is inside the rim.
Different ammo makes could be...
Forum: Kimber 04-09-2020, 08:24 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,401
Posted By joet333
That is a gorgeous rifle no matter what rules...

That is a gorgeous rifle no matter what rules were broken! Actually, I'm starting to like these stray dog Kimbers more than the run-of-the-mill "collectibles". Hope the experts here keep the...
Forum: Misc -- Other Rimfire Rifle Brands 03-30-2020, 10:00 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 490
Posted By joet333
These are similar to the Erma M1 Carbine and...

These are similar to the Erma M1 Carbine and should be disassembled and cleaned thoroughly for proper operation. See the attached link for a guide to operation and cleaning procedure. I'm no...
Forum: Remington 03-28-2020, 08:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 389
Posted By joet333
Leupold 3/8" dovetail Rimfire Rings in Gloss work...

Leupold 3/8" dovetail Rimfire Rings in Gloss work well.
Forum: Kimber 03-26-2020, 10:00 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 586
Posted By joet333
Vert-Pretty technical approach for a lawyer, eh?

Vert-Pretty technical approach for a lawyer, eh?
Forum: Kimber 03-26-2020, 08:59 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 586
Posted By joet333
They should have the right hand thread screw...

They should have the right hand thread screw here;
https://www.jnpgunsprings.com/KIMBER-RIGHT-HAND-THREAD-COCKING-SCREW-p72243083
Forum: Scopes, Sights, Rings & Mounts, and Other Optics 03-18-2020, 02:41 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,614
Posted By joet333
There is a difference in the coefficient of...

There is a difference in the coefficient of thermal expansion between aluminum and steel (if you are using steel ring mounts) that could affect the mounting. The aluminum scope tube will shrink more...
Forum: Misc -- Other Rimfire Rifle Brands 03-09-2020, 09:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 445
Posted By joet333
They are fun to shoot and pretty accurate, but...

They are fun to shoot and pretty accurate, but must be kept clean and are finicky about the brand of ammo. Surprisingly, mine shoots Remington Golden Bullets the best.
I suggest a complete...
Forum: .17HM2 03-06-2020, 10:17 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,803
Posted By joet333
I had sent an email to Eley requesting that they...

I had sent an email to Eley requesting that they put the .17HM2 back into production and received the following reply. At least they are listening.

"Thank you so much for sharing your desire for...
Forum: .17HM2 03-04-2020, 08:57 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,803
Posted By joet333
I sent an email to Michele requesting that Eley...

I sent an email to Michele requesting that Eley put the HM2 back into production.
Hope others do the same.
Forum: .22 Ammunition (S-L-LR) 02-27-2020, 10:31 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,284
Posted By joet333
My experience is that it shoots about as...

My experience is that it shoots about as accurately as SK Rifle Match, but with a slightly higher velocity. In the same velocity range of ammo, my rifles shoot Lapua Biathlon and RWS-R100 better,...
Forum: Kimber 02-15-2020, 06:20 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,361
Posted By joet333
A member here makes the single shot adapter...I...

A member here makes the single shot adapter...I have one that works well.
I'll try to dig out his name.
Forum: Kimber 02-15-2020, 04:26 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,361
Posted By joet333
67rschev - That is a very nice stick of wood that...

67rschev - That is a very nice stick of wood that you received from Numrich.
As Phil in Alabama stated, many of the K-22 feed/ejection problems can be solved by tweaking the magazine. Best done by...
Forum: CZ / Brno 02-13-2020, 05:53 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 18,209
Posted By joet333
Rick- Great write-up and very useful...

Rick- Great write-up and very useful information...it helps to take some of the guesswork out of the various "carbon ring" theories.
Forum: Winchester 52 02-12-2020, 09:58 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,029
Posted By joet333
CRC 2-26 is an excellent spray lubricant for...

CRC 2-26 is an excellent spray lubricant for precision instruments. It is available at Lowe's and other big box stores. Krylon makes a similar product.
Forum: 22 WMR (22mag) 01-26-2020, 11:09 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,475
Posted By joet333
You stated that you wanted the scope for vermin...

You stated that you wanted the scope for vermin control. With that in mind, you generally will not have time or need for an adjustable objective...and 2-7 power is all that you need with the .22 mag....
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