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Forum: Open Rimfire Yesterday, 01:15 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 3,512
Posted By aqbill
:rolleyes: That rifle would shoot so good that it...

:rolleyes: That rifle would shoot so good that it could "hit a flea and separate the hide & tallow." :F :D
Forum: Rifle 01-22-2021, 05:45 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 4,067
Posted By aqbill
On any given day the 6.5x55mm Swede is right up...

On any given day the 6.5x55mm Swede is right up there with the 7x57mm Mauser in my estimation. I bought a 1910 vintage Model 96 from a friend and liked it so much that I bought a Tikka T3 Hunter in...
Forum: Remington 01-22-2021, 03:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 379
Posted By aqbill
My only .22lr relined barrel is on my "Famous"...

My only .22lr relined barrel is on my "Famous" BSA Model 12. It was relined by Mark Chesebro of Chesebro Rifles. Not positive just what he used or what he used to hold it in place but I believe it...
Forum: Sako/Tikka 01-20-2021, 06:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 460
Posted By aqbill
:Welcome: No doubt about it, L461, the Sako P94s...

:Welcome: No doubt about it, L461, the Sako P94s Varmint is head over heels above the Tikka TX1. You threw us a real softball with that one. Of course, we're assuming that the P94s is in good shape....
Forum: Remington 01-14-2021, 09:51 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,189
Posted By aqbill
Nope! But they do make them, I believe!

Nope! But they do make them, I believe!
Forum: Remington 01-14-2021, 09:44 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,047
Posted By aqbill
Truth is, they're all classics to somebody!...

Truth is, they're all classics to somebody! :bthumb:

If I were to select my particular favorites...I'd go with the bolt action, tube-fed Model 34 (April 1934); the big-boy 513-T Matchmaster (Sept...
Forum: Scopes, Sights, Rings & Mounts, and Other Optics 01-13-2021, 10:29 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 881
Posted By aqbill
Another vote for Clearidge Ultra RM 3-9x32mm AO....

Another vote for Clearidge Ultra RM 3-9x32mm AO. If you shop around some, you should be able to get one for $200.

Cheers,
AQBill
Forum: Winchester 01-12-2021, 05:58 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,081
Posted By aqbill
Dear LarDaBear, Your stock has risen much...

Dear LarDaBear,

Your stock has risen much higher in my estimation now that I know you're a pet lover. I don't trust anyone who doesn't love dogs & cats and I do my best to take care of mine and...
Forum: Remington 01-12-2021, 01:45 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 796
Posted By aqbill
:Welcome: Glad you joined us EasyWind, ...

:Welcome: Glad you joined us EasyWind,

Welcome to the Asylum... The 511 Remington is one of the good ones, to be sure. Your rifle is one of the later ones made in the 1950s as it appears you have...
Forum: Mark II 01-10-2021, 04:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 800
Posted By aqbill
Dear Buck13, I have a Burris FFIII 3 moa on...

Dear Buck13,

I have a Burris FFIII 3 moa on my RST with the Burris mount in place of the rear sight. I changed out the battery once after about 4 years but other than that, it's been rock solid...
Forum: Misc -- Other Rimfire Rifle Brands 01-10-2021, 02:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 874
Posted By aqbill
Dear dathrowback, :Welcome: My two Voere...

Dear dathrowback,

:Welcome: My two Voere 2107 repeaters are not nearly so beautiful as your double-set-trigger rifle - one's actually labeled as a Wishco which was made by Voere - but both are...
Forum: Remington 01-09-2021, 03:43 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 163
Posted By aqbill
Dear ddem, I'm sure the one from Numrich...

Dear ddem,

I'm sure the one from Numrich would work fine but you can also try eBay, Midway, Brownell's. I'm sure somebody here knows what the correct height should be and I'm assuming that it's a...
Forum: Winchester 01-08-2021, 04:20 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 733
Posted By aqbill
Dear roysha, I have a Winchester 72 and like...

Dear roysha,

I have a Winchester 72 and like it a lot and enjoy shooting it but...it is a mite front-end heavy when it's fully loaded. Perhaps that's what you're noticing. The Winchester 69/69A is...
Forum: Winchester 01-06-2021, 07:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 550
Posted By aqbill
Dear RedSmith, Welcome! There's nothing...

Dear RedSmith,

Welcome! There's nothing inherently more accurate in a peep vs. open sight rifles. Only that - if you know how to use and adjust them - peep sighted rifles should benefit from the...
Forum: Model 41 Pistol 01-05-2021, 08:56 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,765
Posted By aqbill
Dear Skip, Welcome to the asylum! :Welcome:...

Dear Skip,

Welcome to the asylum! :Welcome: While surveying all the used Model 41s on Gunbroker, it appeared that the the used ones cost almost as much as the new ones so I went with new. I'm...
Forum: Misc -- Other Rimfire Rifle Brands 01-04-2021, 05:57 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,465
Posted By aqbill
Very Nice!

Very Nice!
Forum: Winchester 01-04-2021, 05:54 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,750
Posted By aqbill
Dear Story, Remove the barreled action from...

Dear Story,

Remove the barreled action from the stock and look at the safety/trigger interaction from the same perspective as the picture bone posted. If it doesn't look like bone's picture you...
Forum: Model 41 Pistol 12-29-2020, 07:08 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 474
Posted By aqbill
Welcome to the Asylum, Brad! I'd personally give...

Welcome to the Asylum, Brad! I'd personally give the pin and spring a light coating of Eezox. The carrier fluid has a high vapor pressure and drys quickly leaving just a light coating of dry...
Forum: Open Rimfire 12-28-2020, 10:18 PM
Replies: 189
Views: 13,860
Posted By aqbill
Have half a dozen from the mid-1930s and one from...

Have half a dozen from the mid-1930s and one from the mid-20s - a Famous (BSA) Model 12 from 1925-27. Still shoots very well because the barrel has been relined. Lots of corrosive .22 cartridges back...
Forum: Misc -- Other Rimfire Rifle Brands 12-28-2020, 05:01 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,465
Posted By aqbill
Had my Ithaca 49 from the mid-1960s. It was the...

Had my Ithaca 49 from the mid-1960s. It was the first rifle I owned that used powder and was a nice step up from my Blue Streak Sheridan. I still have them both but seldom take the opportunity to...
Forum: Remington 12-27-2020, 05:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 600
Posted By aqbill
Welcome to the Asylum, Ted! Be careful as this...

Welcome to the Asylum, Ted! Be careful as this Forum can be addictive and results in members buying and selling large numbers of .22 related items. I have to say that I've never seen one in this...
Forum: Handgun 12-25-2020, 11:14 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 5,146
Posted By aqbill
Walther PPQ M2 is a good pistol which should be...

Walther PPQ M2 is a good pistol which should be considered. And, of course, the Sig 226 is iconic. Post WWII Walther P38 if you want to go old school.

Ho, ho ho!
AQBill
Forum: Shotgun 12-23-2020, 07:32 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,195
Posted By aqbill
Dear Flintlock, I mostly, of late, shoot...

Dear Flintlock,

I mostly, of late, shoot skeet, and have a Beretta Silver Pigeon 686 in 28 gauge and a Browning Citori CXS in 20 gauge and like them both very much. Also have a TriStar semi-auto...
Forum: Remington 12-21-2020, 09:26 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 842
Posted By aqbill
Dear waynewjw, You'll have a large time with...

Dear waynewjw,

You'll have a large time with your new-to-you 552s. You'll need 3/8-inch rings (as skwerl58 said) but nowadays most rimfire rings come with either 11mm or 3/8-inch adapters - Burris...
Forum: Winchester 12-20-2020, 06:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 349
Posted By aqbill
Dear Muzza, Did you check that your ejector...

Dear Muzza,

Did you check that your ejector was in the correct position - and not backwards...? I do know if you set your trigger tension spring too light that the sear will sometimes slip out of...
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