RimfireCentral.com Forums - Search Results

Go Back   RimfireCentral.com Forums >

Join Team RFC to remove these ads.
Showing results 1 to 25 of 185
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Surculus
Forum: Russian Rimfires & Biathlon 05-17-2021, 05:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 761
Posted By Surculus
Thumbs up The reality is that these aren't ever likely to...

The reality is that these aren't ever likely to be "collector" guns: their market value is determined more by their shooting qualities and scarcity rather than being "a genuine, authentic BB 7-2 K0."...
Forum: 22 WMR (22mag) 05-17-2021, 04:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 682
Posted By Surculus
Post Shouldn't be any problem using a 22lr brake on...

Shouldn't be any problem using a 22lr brake on 22WMR; there's only .001" difference btw the bobos and the hole in the end should be ~ 6mm vs. nominal 5.56mm of virtually any .22. The higher pressure...
Forum: .22WMR Ammunition 05-07-2021, 05:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 560
Posted By Surculus
Post Safe, but remember the case is shorter than 22WMR...

Safe, but remember the case is shorter than 22WMR so you'll have carbon build-up in the chamber so you want to be sure to clean that really well before using 22WMR again or you could run into an...
Forum: .22 Ammunition (S-L-LR) 05-07-2021, 05:09 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,093
Posted By Surculus
Question Uh, think you have that backward... Made by...

Uh, think you have that backward... Made by Remington using Eley components, wasn't it? Everything I ever read on it was that it didn't measure up to real Eley in any regard, accuracy-wise...
Forum: .22 Ammunition (S-L-LR) 05-07-2021, 05:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 586
Posted By Surculus
Post At this point, it's more valuable to collectors...

At this point, it's more valuable to collectors just because Federal stopped making it decades ago than for any connection to a particular shooter...
Forum: .22 Ammunition (S-L-LR) 05-07-2021, 05:05 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,655
Posted By Surculus
Post They don't need to. They make ammo for shooters...

They don't need to. They make ammo for shooters in Yurp, where shooting is very much an activity for the well-to-do, and everyone is conditioned to spending 3x-5x as much for their ammo as we do....
Forum: .22 Ammunition (S-L-LR) 05-07-2021, 04:59 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,600
Posted By Surculus
Post Not reading thru the whole thread to see if...

Not reading thru the whole thread to see if anyone already answered your question, but the bottom line is this:

Olin decided to move the operation from Arkansas? Missouri? to a new location in...
Forum: Russian Rimfires & Biathlon 05-07-2021, 04:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 761
Posted By Surculus
Post You keep saying (in further posts) that "you're...

You keep saying (in further posts) that "you're not really a collector, and don't wish to sell." So what do you care if the gun is altered? If you plan on keeping it long term anyway, and you'll...
Forum: Marlin Semiautomatic 02-20-2020, 08:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,038
Posted By Surculus
Post Probably Boyd: they made tons of different stocks...

Probably Boyd: they made tons of different stocks for all the popular 22s before the fire. I have one of their "thumbhole" versions for the 10/22 that they wouldn't sell me the same style for in the...
Forum: 10/22 Magnum 02-20-2020, 08:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,160
Posted By Surculus
Post I seem to recall seeing them advertised, but that...

I seem to recall seeing them advertised, but that doesn't say much [Ruger had a print ad for the .308Winl version of the Mini-14 that they never brought to market too, back in the '70s...]
Forum: Misc -- Other Rimfire Rifle Brands 01-18-2017, 04:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,093
Posted By Surculus
Banned by name behind the Granola Curtain since...

Banned by name behind the Granola Curtain since before I'd heard of them.

Pretty ridiculous what the hoplophobes will do when left without adult supervision... Don't spook the herd!
Forum: .22 Ammunition (S-L-LR) 01-18-2017, 04:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 665
Posted By Surculus
I think that might be some of the [non-firing:...

I think that might be some of the [non-firing: too old, poor storage conditions] Russian 22lr I bought ages ago from Sportsman's Guide. I'll have to check, but I seem to recall that had a "T"...
Forum: Recipes 01-18-2017, 04:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,258
Posted By Surculus
Not a fan of Manhattan clam chowder, never have...

Not a fan of Manhattan clam chowder, never have been. Still, it's pretty darn easy and if it works for you, gr8! Thanks for the contribution [even if I'll never use it myself, I appreciate the shared...
Forum: 3 & 4 Position Shooting 01-18-2017, 04:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,274
Posted By Surculus
Thanks for that: very illuminating! Seems like...

Thanks for that: very illuminating! Seems like CMP is the way forward for most of us if the NRA is determined to drop the ball. Maybe if we can stage another revolt & oust that fat beaver of a Vice...
Forum: CZ / Brno 01-18-2017, 03:40 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 13,249
Posted By Surculus
For that much, you'd think they could throw in...

For that much, you'd think they could throw in some irons with it... :p

Glad I got my UL when I had the chance, I can't afford this commemorative stuff!
Forum: Open Rimfire 01-18-2017, 03:22 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,414
Posted By Surculus
1: Add the camelizer extension to your browser. ...

1: Add the camelizer extension to your browser.
2: Create an account w/ 3camels [camelcamelcamel.com; it's reference to the 3 magi: Balthasar, Melchior, and Gaspar, I think.]
3: Go to the product...
Forum: .22 Ammunition (S-L-LR) 03-14-2016, 05:29 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,979
Posted By Surculus
I thought that's what the CMP Rimfire Sporter...

I thought that's what the CMP Rimfire Sporter match was all about?
Forum: Mossberg 03-13-2016, 08:41 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 18,106
Posted By Surculus
Not sure you can call replacing a defective...

Not sure you can call replacing a defective original trigger guard with a superior replacement [performance-wise, not caring about authenticity] "bubba-ing it up." Esp. if you've got the original...
Forum: Walther 03-13-2016, 08:29 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,081
Posted By Surculus
Question Walther made 22lr popguns during WW2 when all...

Walther made 22lr popguns during WW2 when all their production was spoken for? :confused:

Something seems a bit odd about that... why would they bother when every one they could turn out in the...
Forum: Remington 03-13-2016, 08:15 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 14,139
Posted By Surculus
Exclamation And then you're still stuck with a mag that...

And then you're still stuck with a mag that sticks out too far. The 541 is a target grade bolt-action repeater let down by its plinker-quality mag system. 10rd mags, regardless if they're...
Forum: .17HM2 Ammunition 03-13-2016, 08:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,610
Posted By Surculus
IIRC, the 17 Aguila [which was under development...

IIRC, the 17 Aguila [which was under development at the same time as HM2, but didn't make it to market in volume before the 17HM2 was released and ate its lunch] needs its own barrel: the heavier...
Forum: Remington 03-13-2016, 07:40 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,446
Posted By Surculus
The swivels are narrower than what we're used to...

The swivels are narrower than what we're used to today; iirc, these rifles came with a 3/4"? 7/8"? sling; pretty darn narrow, that's all I can say for certain. If you end up with the rifle, it will...
Forum: Rimfire Handguns 02-28-2016, 12:37 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,356
Posted By Surculus
"Spaced out in a triangle around the cylinder"...

"Spaced out in a triangle around the cylinder" sounds like it was made that way.

Hope you're satisfied with the replacement cylinder when it comes in. Be sure to update your post! :bthumb:
Forum: Handgun 02-28-2016, 12:30 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,094
Posted By Surculus
Website? No. Recently read Marshall & Sanow's...

Website? No. Recently read Marshall & Sanow's Street Stoppers and their compiled stats point to exactly one load in .32acp that "punches beyond its weight," which is the Win Silvertip, and that is...
Forum: Appleseed 02-23-2016, 10:21 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,165
Posted By Surculus
Post Save your time & ammo for after Appleseed: why...

Save your time & ammo for after Appleseed: why bother practicing bad habits you'll just have to unlearn? Practice a lot after the 'seed so you can spend your ammo & time building proper form & muscle...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 185

 


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:48 PM.

Privacy Policy

DMCA Notice

Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2021, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Optimisation provided by DragonByte SEO (Lite) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2021 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2021 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
vBulletin Optimisation provided by vB Optimise (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2021 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
Copyright 2000-2018 RimfireCentral.com
x