RimfireCentral.com Forums - Search Results

Go Back   RimfireCentral.com Forums >

Join Team RFC to remove these ads.
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
Search took 0.03 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: HectorFuego
Forum: Winchester 05-31-2021, 05:18 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,627
Posted By HectorFuego
I may have misspoke a little bit. The shark fin...

I may have misspoke a little bit. The shark fin front sight is 4 MOA wide. I'm not sure on the bead front sight.

Hector
Forum: Winchester 05-30-2021, 07:36 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,627
Posted By HectorFuego
Use that little screw on top of the sight base to...

Use that little screw on top of the sight base to lock your elevation zero. From my experimentation the elevation notches are about 4 MOA. The front sight is 4 MOA wide. I would expect the windage...
Forum: RFC Community Forum 05-29-2021, 05:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 280
Posted By HectorFuego
I watched that a couple of years ago. Perfect...

I watched that a couple of years ago. Perfect movie for this weekend.

Hector
Forum: RFC Community Forum 05-29-2021, 12:56 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 1,765
Posted By HectorFuego
"It'll feel better when it quits hurtin'." ...

"It'll feel better when it quits hurtin'."

"The first rule of intelligent tinkering is, save all the pieces."

"In combat, anything you do can get you killed, including doing nothing at all."
...
Forum: Winchester 05-26-2021, 10:31 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 589
Posted By HectorFuego
Did ya ever think about this.

Did you ever think that the Winchester rifles we covet the most were made before most of us were born?

Hector
Forum: Open Rimfire 05-24-2021, 11:17 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 8,595
Posted By HectorFuego
Because when a European (who may only be able to...

Because when a European (who may only be able to own one gun) get $1,000 in their gun fund they buy a $1,000 rifle. But we Americans want lotsa guns so we buy five $200 guns.

Hector
Forum: Winchester 05-24-2021, 11:13 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,627
Posted By HectorFuego
There was a Target and a Match model. I have a...

There was a Target and a Match model. I have a couple of the Target models. They came with the 80A rear sight, just like yours. The match models used the Lyman sight. Both are pretty rare.
...
Forum: RFC Community Forum 05-21-2021, 10:37 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,316
Posted By HectorFuego
My best find was a beast of a tripod for $6. I...

My best find was a beast of a tripod for $6. I think it was used in the audio/visual department or athletic department of the local high school for a big VHS camera. Makes my spotting scope really...
Forum: Winchester 05-18-2021, 09:12 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,741
Posted By HectorFuego
Did it originally have a rear peep sight? ...

Did it originally have a rear peep sight?

Hector
Forum: Winchester 05-18-2021, 11:11 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,741
Posted By HectorFuego
I have thought, for years, that restoring an old...

I have thought, for years, that restoring an old shot-out .22 and rechambering it to .17 Mach II would be a great project, but never felt that I could devote the time and cash to it. Plus my...
Forum: RFC Community Forum 05-11-2021, 02:29 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 557
Posted By HectorFuego
Some times you just need a little whimsy. ...

Some times you just need a little whimsy.

Hector
Forum: Winchester 05-10-2021, 07:35 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,627
Posted By HectorFuego
What does the front sight look like ... bead or...

What does the front sight look like ... bead or blade?

Hector
Forum: Winchester 05-03-2021, 08:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 481
Posted By HectorFuego
The true 69A target models have a blade (shark...

The true 69A target models have a blade (shark fin) front sight and no hood ... unless it's been replaced.

Hector
Forum: RFC Community Forum 04-30-2021, 08:48 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,226
Posted By HectorFuego
+1 Could not have said it better. ...

+1

Could not have said it better.

Hector
Forum: Open Rimfire 04-21-2021, 10:44 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,061
Posted By HectorFuego
IIRC, one of the worst offenders is linseed oil...

IIRC, one of the worst offenders is linseed oil or boiled linseed oil. I don't remember if it's both types or just one, and if it's just one, I don't remember which.

Hector
Forum: Winchester 04-19-2021, 11:29 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 268
Posted By HectorFuego
I occasionally see 69A stocks on Gunbroker. ...

I occasionally see 69A stocks on Gunbroker. Someone may eventually list a 69 stock, but you may have to keep looking for quite a while.

That's my only suggestion.

Hector
Forum: RFC Community Forum 04-18-2021, 11:44 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 975
Posted By HectorFuego
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0bhuxkzjuQc ...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0bhuxkzjuQc

Not bad for a guy who never learned how to read music.

Hector
Forum: Open Rimfire 04-15-2021, 10:28 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 356
Posted By HectorFuego
Winchester 69A and 75 use the same bolt. ...

Winchester 69A and 75 use the same bolt. Winchester 69 - no "A" - uses a different bolt.

Hector
Forum: Open Rimfire 04-14-2021, 06:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 356
Posted By HectorFuego
Looks a lot like a Winchester 69A or 75 bolt. ...

Looks a lot like a Winchester 69A or 75 bolt.

Hector
Forum: RFC Community Forum 04-13-2021, 05:36 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 542
Posted By HectorFuego
WOW!!! If I did that drive at 1/4 his speed,...

WOW!!!

If I did that drive at 1/4 his speed, I would need a change of underwear at the top. One mistake and you'd be in a 4000 ft rollover accident. :eek:

Hector
Forum: RFC Community Forum 04-13-2021, 10:21 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 542
Posted By HectorFuego
I see the driver from Houston, TX made it all the...

I see the driver from Houston, TX made it all the way to 2:15.

Hector
Forum: RFC Community Forum 04-09-2021, 09:12 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 766
Posted By HectorFuego
I didn't know they did that, but it seems totally...

I didn't know they did that, but it seems totally appropriate.

When I was in college (the first time), I had a Jewish friend. His parents met in China after escaping Germany during the war. ...
Forum: Rifle 04-08-2021, 10:12 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 580
Posted By HectorFuego
Yeah. I've used both a reamer and the RCBS...

Yeah. I've used both a reamer and the RCBS swager and the swager is must faster and better. However, the LC ammo that I've seen has a circular crimp that goes completely around the primer. Most of...
Forum: Rifle 04-05-2021, 05:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 614
Posted By HectorFuego
Try shimming the stock/barrel at the barrel band...

Try shimming the stock/barrel at the barrel band closest to the muzzle. IIRC, the barrels are free floated from the receiver to the front barrel band. If a stock gets warped, it can impart...
Forum: RFC Community Forum 03-31-2021, 11:08 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 893
Posted By HectorFuego
There is an episode of "Have Gun - Will Travel"...

There is an episode of "Have Gun - Will Travel" where Paladin has a run-in with Quanah Parker.

Another great read is "Paul Revere's Ride" by David Hackett Fischer. It gives an excellent insight...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500

 


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:38 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