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Forum: Ruger - Other 08-25-2019, 05:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,202
Posted By walesdave
New RPR

Hi All

I'm thinking of getting a Ruger Precision Rimfire (when the UK importer finally get off their backside!).

Couple of questions.....


mixed reviews reading through this forum, do...
Forum: Tippmann Arms 08-07-2019, 03:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 585
Posted By walesdave
We can only have semi-auto in .22RF....and we...

We can only have semi-auto in .22RF....and we have to shoot them in a very non-threatening and polite way ;)
Forum: Tippmann Arms 08-07-2019, 12:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 585
Posted By walesdave
Hi from the UK -- Tippmann Elite S

Hi All
I bought an Elite S (UK 12.5 inch barrel version) yesterdaay and ran 500 rounds with no issues apart from the magazine not fallilng freely when released.
Anyone else experienced the same...
Forum: Remington 08-08-2014, 05:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,930
Posted By walesdave
Firing pin fixed!!!

Hi All

Got my firing pin removed, cleaned and re-installed. All moving freely now :bthumb:

I've not had a chance to try and chamber a round yet as I can only get to a range once a month and...
Forum: Tactical Style 10/22's 08-08-2014, 04:53 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 886
Posted By walesdave
12 Year Old Daughter helping my tacticool

Hi All From Wales!

Not sure if Loom Bands are taking over the USA like they are the UK....but over here you can't move for the things!!! :bonk:

Anyway, here's my little 10/22 Stainless in a...
Forum: Remington 07-31-2014, 03:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,930
Posted By walesdave
Remington 572 Firing Pin

Hi from Wales

Hope you can help.....

I bought a Fieldmaster 572 yesterday for the grand sum of 25 (about $40). The gun was sold as 'working' and dry fired and cycled the action as I would...
Forum: 10/22 Stocks - Factory & Aftermarket 01-11-2010, 07:24 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 150
Posted By walesdave
Exporting to the UK

Hi All,

Just wondered if anyone knows which US stores will export a Butler Creek Stainless steel folder to the UK. Natchez have just cancelled the one I ordered from their website as the they...
Forum: Factory Stock 10/22's 04-20-2005, 05:04 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,381
Posted By walesdave
I stand corrected on the eye protection :bonk: ...

I stand corrected on the eye protection :bonk:

Maurice: I shoot in Barry, about 5 miles from Cardiff. I live about 50 minutes away, up the valleys, but there aren't any ranges near me. Do you...
Forum: Factory Stock 10/22's 04-08-2005, 08:08 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,381
Posted By walesdave
10/22 in UK

Vladek: Definately try www.rimfiremagic.co.uk , its the website for South Yorkshire Shooting Supplies owned by a guy called Roger who is as helpful as they get. A new 10/22 will cost you about 220 to...
Forum: Factory Stock 10/22's 06-04-2004, 08:47 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,190
Posted By walesdave
Looking at these prices, I'm crying on my...

Looking at these prices, I'm crying on my keyboard :yikes:
In the UK the cheapest (blued, plain stock) 10/22 runs about $380 - and unless you are very lucky and live near a gunshop you then pay...
Forum: Factory Stock 10/22's 05-25-2004, 04:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 490
Posted By walesdave
Hi Guys, Thanks for all the kind comments,...

Hi Guys,

Thanks for all the kind comments, it means a lot as there is very little of the 'community spirit' here in the UK - even within the shooting community itself it sometimes feels like "why...
Forum: Open Rimfire 05-23-2004, 08:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 558
Posted By walesdave
I'll be honest - 100% coolness :cool: was the...

I'll be honest - 100% coolness :cool: was the only reason I got stainless. Told the guys at the club it was to make cleaning easier!
Forum: Open Rimfire 05-23-2004, 08:55 PM
Replies: 205
Views: 6,646
Posted By walesdave
First rifle; Lee Enfield Number 8 (.22LR) in the...

First rifle; Lee Enfield Number 8 (.22LR) in the basement range at school.
If you didn't shoot by choice beforehand, when you reached 14 the school made you learn. I don't know if any schools in the...
Forum: Factory Stock 10/22's 05-23-2004, 08:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 490
Posted By walesdave
Talking New to this

Hi All,

I've just recieved my first Firearms Certificate (quite a big thing in the UK) and brought my 10/22 home from the club. As it's 'almost' stock I hope it's ok showing it here.

First...
Forum: Open Rimfire 02-22-2004, 06:04 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 807
Posted By walesdave
Smile Thanks for all the intersting replies- it's good...

Thanks for all the intersting replies- it's good to hear advice from such a varried group of guys. I was at the range today, and got asked yet again :rolleyes: 'when you going to scope it?' When I...
Forum: Open Rimfire 02-21-2004, 07:07 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 807
Posted By walesdave
Question Iron sights or scopes?

Just got the first rifle I can really call my own (stainless 10/22) but have to save the pennies for a few weeks to buy a scope for it. I found shooting with open sights after using a scoped club gun...
Forum: Open Rimfire 02-08-2004, 07:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 377
Posted By walesdave
About the only good thing I can think of about...

About the only good thing I can think of about being a shooter in the UK- no mag capacity laws!

Bought a 25 rd steel-lips at my gun club recently for about $15.

Truely the ONLY good thing about...
Forum: Open Rimfire 02-08-2004, 07:43 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 3,691
Posted By walesdave
Just a thought from across the pond. While I...

Just a thought from across the pond.

While I don't know too much about US gun laws, I do know one thing from bitter experience. If you don't all stick together, them one by one you'll ALL end up...
Forum: Ultimate 10/22 02-06-2004, 09:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 753
Posted By walesdave
Thanks for the welcome guys, Even though my...

Thanks for the welcome guys,

Even though my rifle has to stay at the club for the moment I'm already spending money on it :) just bought a complete cleaning kit and a cover that screws onto the...
Forum: Ultimate 10/22 02-04-2004, 05:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 753
Posted By walesdave
Thumbs up 1st 10/22

Well happy and just had to share (my wife pretended to be excited for me, but I know her too well).
:D
Just got my first 10/22 today. It's the first gun I can call my own- even though I've been...
Forum: Open Rimfire 01-30-2004, 07:47 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,402
Posted By walesdave
For some unknown reason I've had two quarters and...

For some unknown reason I've had two quarters and a dime stuck to my computer monitor for the last three years, any of you US citizens mind if I take them to the range next week and deface them?
Forum: 10/22 Barrels - Factory & Aftermarket 01-25-2004, 03:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 309
Posted By walesdave
Thumbs up Big thanks for the advice guys. The type of...

Big thanks for the advice guys.

The type of 'compition' I shoot with a 22 is generally of the 'How fast can you empty a Ram Line 25 round mag' type- you know the sort, aiming is optional :D .

I...
Forum: 10/22 Barrels - Factory & Aftermarket 01-24-2004, 06:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 309
Posted By walesdave
New to this, need advice!

Hi Folks,

I'm awaiting delivery of my first 10/22 and need some advice about stock selection.
The rifle has all the 'usual' internal mods but comes with a standard ruger stock and I want to...
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