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Forum: Scopes, Sights, Rings & Mounts, and Other Optics Today, 09:14 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 235
Posted By pblanc
Because of the ballistic path of 22 LR...

Because of the ballistic path of 22 LR ammunition, there really isn't much difference between a 25 meter and a 50 meter zero with most set ups. It will depend a bit on the exact muzzle velocity your...
Forum: Scopes, Sights, Rings & Mounts, and Other Optics Yesterday, 12:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 235
Posted By pblanc
The MCARBO chart does not include CCI Standard...

The MCARBO chart does not include CCI Standard Velocity 40 grain RN which has a muzzle velocity quite significantly less than the CCI loads listed.

Barrel length won't have much effect so long...
Forum: Scopes, Sights, Rings & Mounts, and Other Optics 01-20-2020, 10:05 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 426
Posted By pblanc
As above. The ability to correct for...

As above.

The ability to correct for parallax error becomes more important for shooting at short distances. If you have a scope without the ability to adjust for parallax that is focused at 50...
Forum: Appleseed 01-17-2020, 03:58 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 397
Posted By pblanc
I think for those relatively new to Appleseed a...

I think for those relatively new to Appleseed a pre-event shake-out of your equipment is very important. Equipment malfunctions or failures are not only frustrating for the individual participant,...
Forum: 10/22 Barrels - Factory & Aftermarket 01-16-2020, 05:26 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,208
Posted By pblanc
In case anybody is interested, I shot this rifle...

In case anybody is interested, I shot this rifle again after changing the KID recoil spring with the 10% heavier red spring.

I shot the same three ammo types, Federal Auto-Match 40 grain round...
Forum: Appleseed 01-16-2020, 01:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 509
Posted By pblanc
A couple of additional Appleseed events have been...

A couple of additional Appleseed events have been posted for Illinois. There are two day 25 yard/meter events scheduled for April 18-19 and Sept 26-27 in Bonfield, IL near Kankakee.

Red Brush...
Forum: 10/22 Barrels - Factory & Aftermarket 01-10-2020, 02:25 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,208
Posted By pblanc
I have installed the heavier "red" recoil spring...

I have installed the heavier "red" recoil spring on the KID guide rod and will see if that makes a difference the next time I shoot this rifle. It should chamber rounds with a bit more force,...
Forum: 10/22 Barrels - Factory & Aftermarket 01-10-2020, 12:29 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,208
Posted By pblanc
Thanks for the suggestions. I will try direct...

Thanks for the suggestions. I will try direct loading some rounds into the barrel and shoot them without a magazine and see what happens.

All of the magazines I have tried in this rifle drop free...
Forum: Thompson Center 01-09-2020, 10:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 351
Posted By pblanc
Does the safety on the TCR22 look and work the...

Does the safety on the TCR22 look and work the same as that on the Ruger 10/22? It may be that the thickness of the safety cylinder or the geometry of the trigger assembly may be such that there is...
Forum: 10/22 Barrels - Factory & Aftermarket 01-09-2020, 10:15 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,208
Posted By pblanc
No, I don't think this is a result of the...

No, I don't think this is a result of the ammunition used since the first round out of the magazine was consistently low with all three ammo types, regardless of whether they were loaded with 5...
Forum: Scopes, Sights, Rings & Mounts, and Other Optics 01-08-2020, 05:57 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,765
Posted By pblanc
I have both the Hawke Vantage 4x32 AO fixed power...

I have both the Hawke Vantage 4x32 AO fixed power scope and the Hawke Vantage 3-9x40 AO scope, both with mil-dot reticles. They are mounted on Ruger 10/22s with Weaver Quad-Lock rings.

Both...
Forum: 10/22 Barrels - Factory & Aftermarket 01-08-2020, 11:10 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,208
Posted By pblanc
That is a good suggestion to try a different...

That is a good suggestion to try a different charging handle/recoil spring and guide rod assembly. I have a couple of stock Ruger assemblies sitting around. I don't think I kinked the recoil spring...
Forum: 10/22 Barrels - Factory & Aftermarket 01-08-2020, 09:50 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,208
Posted By pblanc
This was just yesterday and KID customer service...

This was just yesterday and KID customer service was long closed by the time I got back from the range.

I will definitely try different ammo later. My intention was mainly to just break in these...
Forum: 10/22 Barrels - Factory & Aftermarket 01-08-2020, 09:29 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,208
Posted By pblanc
Yes, I did that and did not see any evidence of...

Yes, I did that and did not see any evidence of projectile deformation. The magazines I was using were also the same as I used in the other rifle with a Green Mountain barrel and I had no first...
Forum: 10/22 Barrels - Factory & Aftermarket 01-07-2020, 06:08 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,208
Posted By pblanc
First shot fliers with new KID barrel

I recently built two 10/22s and took them out today to break in the barrels. One rifle is all Kidd components in a Magpul X-22 stock, KID heavy bull 18" slip-fit barrel, KID slip fit receiver, KID...
Forum: 10/22 Action 01-07-2020, 09:24 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 337
Posted By pblanc
As crackedcornish said, the recoil spring, guide...

As crackedcornish said, the recoil spring, guide rod, charging handle assembly currently used on the Ruger 10/22 does not use a C clip and is sold as a complete unit for around $9.

The forward end...
Forum: Appleseed 01-06-2020, 10:31 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 509
Posted By pblanc
Even easier. From I 64 E exit onto I 69 S and...

Even easier. From I 64 E exit onto I 69 S and take it to Indiana 66 E and then proceed as before. About a 1 1/2 hour drive from Mt. Vernon, IL.
Forum: Appleseed 01-05-2020, 06:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 509
Posted By pblanc
I have driven from Evansville to and through...

I have driven from Evansville to and through Marion, IL scores of times, usually to go paddling in the Missouri or Arkansas Ozarks. It is an easy drive, the roads are good, and I can usually beat...
Forum: Appleseed 01-05-2020, 10:05 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 509
Posted By pblanc
If you live in or near Marion, IL you are within...

If you live in or near Marion, IL you are within two hours drive, or a little less, to Red Brush Rifle Range in Newburgh, IN (just east of Evansville). The drive is an easy one.

Although RBRR has...
Forum: 10/22 Action 01-02-2020, 11:42 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 435
Posted By pblanc
KID says that their single stage trigger unit can...

KID says that their single stage trigger unit can be adjusted down to a pull weight of 1.5 lbs.
Forum: 10/22 Barrels - Factory & Aftermarket 12-29-2019, 04:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 327
Posted By pblanc
The portion of the barrel near the muzzle is...

The portion of the barrel near the muzzle is slightly thicker, about .600" as opposed to .556" for a standard carbine barrel. But the measurement I get at the location of the end of the stock is...
Forum: 10/22 Action 12-25-2019, 08:46 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,613
Posted By pblanc
I have had Brimstone do Tier 3 and Tier 2 trigger...

I have had Brimstone do Tier 3 and Tier 2 trigger jobs on two stock Ruger trigger assemblies (not BX). I have never used a BX trigger so I can't compare that to the other two. But I have heard that...
Forum: 10/22 Barrels - Factory & Aftermarket 12-24-2019, 12:32 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,279
Posted By pblanc
I just mounted a KID heavy bull barrel (not...

I just mounted a KID heavy bull barrel (not supergrade) on a KID classic slip-fit receiver a couple of days ago. Measuring with calibers and a trial fitting indicated that it was going to be quite...
Forum: 10/22 Stocks - Factory & Aftermarket 12-22-2019, 11:08 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 458
Posted By pblanc
I have used aluminum tape to tighten up the...

I have used aluminum tape to tighten up the receiver to stock fit in two 10/22s. My thought was that if I saw significant benefit, I would go ahead and do a proper bedding job with epoxy or bedding...
Forum: 10/22 Stocks - Factory & Aftermarket 12-20-2019, 05:19 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,116
Posted By pblanc
Might work. I think you might find that with the...

Might work. I think you might find that with the trigger held back, you may not be able to center the safety lever sufficiently to get it started up through the cutout.

If you go slowly, you...
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