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Forum: Rimfire Revolvers 05-19-2020, 07:55 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,232
Posted By Oldmountain2
My 317 history I’ve had several 317’s in both...

My 317 history
I’ve had several 317’s in both 3” & 2”.
I’ve really liked them though often move them to folks needing a self defense hand gun.
I currently have moved to the DAO version, the...
Forum: Rimfire Handguns 04-05-2020, 11:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 836
Posted By Oldmountain2
I know whet you mean. 90% of the time...

I know whet you mean.
90% of the time ‘sleeping on it’ saves me much grief,
10% of the time I actually listen to my self and the ‘buy it NOW !!’ did great!
A new (used) S&W 43c will be in next...
Forum: Rimfire Handguns 04-01-2020, 03:15 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 836
Posted By Oldmountain2
Yea... a bit ugly. The only benefit is the...

Yea... a bit ugly. The only benefit is the inclosed slide. (Bolt?)
Thanks for the feed back.
Forum: Rimfire Handguns 03-31-2020, 03:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 836
Posted By Oldmountain2
Found it! Walther SP-22 ‘Walther’ was the...

Found it! Walther SP-22
‘Walther’ was the magic word!
Many Thanks!
Forum: Rimfire Handguns 03-31-2020, 03:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 836
Posted By Oldmountain2
Almost 😎 That is a beautiful Walter! ...

Almost 😎 That is a beautiful Walter!

Clip (magazine) is in the grip.
The cp32 is close. Lots of overhang over thumb web.
About $200 way back then.
Forum: Rimfire Handguns 03-31-2020, 02:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 836
Posted By Oldmountain2
Yes, like the Charger or kal-tec cp33. I seem...

Yes, like the Charger or kal-tec cp33.
I seem to recollect being able to change to left handed & a target option......
Many Thanks!
Forum: Rimfire Handguns 03-31-2020, 01:58 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 836
Posted By Oldmountain2
Memory loss .22lr brand!

Some time ago, 20+\- yrs! Ow🙁
I saw a .22lr pistol, European, where the bolts rearward travel was inclosed in the upper receiver. The charge handle was at the ejection port.
Anyone...
Forum: Rimfire Revolvers 03-06-2020, 05:55 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,232
Posted By Oldmountain2
I have had 4 of the little ladies. Loved them...

I have had 4 of the little ladies.
Loved them all and sold only to move to my ‘every day Gun’.
All were pre lock & all got a moderate action job and Wolff springs.
My Bride (of 54years) has the...
Forum: Open Rimfire 02-28-2020, 05:50 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,688
Posted By Oldmountain2
Ah! The accuracy of a snubby in a machine rest ...

Ah!
The accuracy of a snubby in a machine rest
..... versus......
MY accuracy off hand.
The center of my question!

Case in point:
I had a hammerli air pistol that came with a 5 shot test...
Forum: Open Rimfire 02-25-2020, 08:02 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,688
Posted By Oldmountain2
The word ‘improvement’ is central IMHO. Fixed...

The word ‘improvement’ is central IMHO.
Fixed sights or 15x scope, it’s my skills that make shooting fun.
Forum: Open Rimfire 02-25-2020, 04:04 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,688
Posted By Oldmountain2
Accuracy??

Question: Are you equally pleased shooting a >1” group at 100+ yards with a target .22lr rifle as you are pleased shooting a >1” group at 3 yards with a stubby .22lr double action only?

Or to put...
Forum: Smith & Wesson 02-19-2020, 09:57 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 332
Posted By Oldmountain2
The reason for this thread was that a cheep box...

The reason for this thread was that a cheep box ammo (forgot brand) would often ‘key hole’ from my 43c. But none of the better CCI ammo did.
I wondered if S&W used a faster twist rate in the...
Forum: Smith & Wesson 02-18-2020, 04:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 332
Posted By Oldmountain2
Wow. Not a single guess ! What is normal for...

Wow. Not a single guess !
What is normal for .22 rifles?
🤔😁

Old posts indicate 1 in 16.
I’ll go with that.
Some use faster twists for heavy bullets.
Many Thanks!
Forum: .22 Ammunition (S-L-LR) 02-15-2020, 09:14 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,775
Posted By Oldmountain2
Small aside... How much does the energy...

Small aside...
How much does the energy required to cycle an auto pistol action reduce the velocity of the bullet? How much does the pressure loss in cylinder to barrel gap reduce the velocity?
I...
Forum: Smith & Wesson 02-14-2020, 04:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 332
Posted By Oldmountain2
S&W rifling twist in .22 revolvers?

What is the rifling twist rate in J frame .22’s? 317 & 43c specifically!
My searches could not find the specs.

Different in auto pistols & rifles?
Many Thanks!
Forum: .22 Ammunition (S-L-LR) 02-14-2020, 03:39 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,775
Posted By Oldmountain2
1. The requirements for competitive Biathlon is...

1. The requirements for competitive Biathlon is an optimal compromise of lots of factors, not just FPS. Good response. Thanks.

2. CCI Stinger Segmented (Quik Shok) through a crony clocked in at...
Forum: .22 Ammunition (S-L-LR) 02-13-2020, 06:34 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,775
Posted By Oldmountain2
Biathlon rifles run about 18” for max velocity. ...

Biathlon rifles run about 18” for max velocity. When pressure is un-able to overcome friction there is no more increase in velocity.
(Why I condition my barrels with Tetra Gun bore treatment....
Forum: Rimfire Revolvers 02-11-2020, 07:39 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,401
Posted By Oldmountain2
I really like my 43c. It is my every day carry....

I really like my 43c. It is my every day carry. The sights are right on and the big white dot is very easy to use.
I like the DAO but a 317 in ether 2” or 3” would also be good.
The little gun...
Forum: Rimfire Revolvers 02-11-2020, 07:06 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,278
Posted By Oldmountain2
The products from Tetra Gun may do what you need....

The products from Tetra Gun may do what you need. I’ve used them for years.

http://www.tetraguncare.com/
Forum: Savage/Stevens 02-07-2020, 10:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 977
Posted By Oldmountain2
I have a 74 that I am going to be selling soon...

I have a 74 that I am going to be selling soon here.
I went to Gun broker to look for a proper asking price.
None for sale.... but an extractor is:

https://www.gunbroker.com/item/855625423
Forum: Rimfire Revolvers 02-06-2020, 04:57 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,234
Posted By Oldmountain2
Looking to buy a 8 ⅜! See WTB on this site...

Looking to buy a 8 ⅜!
See WTB on this site 😁
Forum: .22 Ammunition (S-L-LR) 02-03-2020, 11:11 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 860
Posted By Oldmountain2
Know what you mean by rough handling. Would...

Know what you mean by rough handling.
Would like to see Eley Tenex production!
🤔
Forum: .22 Ammunition (S-L-LR) 02-01-2020, 07:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 598
Posted By Oldmountain2
Small aside from thread.... This is my...

Small aside from thread....

This is my choice for self defense ammo.
1080 fps from my S&W 43c.
In most non-police SD shootings the assailant is facing the defender.
The CCI Segmented (Quik...
Forum: .22 Ammunition (S-L-LR) 02-01-2020, 06:11 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 860
Posted By Oldmountain2
Making .22’s. YouTube video. Excellent!!

This may be a re-post. Sorry.
But very good!

https://youtu.be/_rCZHG_eEak
Forum: Open Rimfire 12-31-2019, 10:08 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 7,222
Posted By Oldmountain2
She was a Cree (maybe) Indian. Trapper maybe. ...

She was a Cree (maybe) Indian.
Trapper maybe.
Single shot rifle.
.22 long. Not even long rifle!
Largest bear on record for some number of years.
She definitely knew where to place her only...
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