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Forum: Martini 09-25-2019, 05:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 719
Posted By breakeyp
Canadian government BSA .22's

Two different BSA models purchased by the Canadian Government in the 1920-1930's. The butt disc references the Cadet Corps. Both guns are C Broad arrow marked.
Forum: Misc -- Other Rimfire Rifle Brands 08-27-2019, 03:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,173
Posted By breakeyp
Many years ago, I bought a new Jager .22lr M16...

Many years ago, I bought a new Jager .22lr M16 variant. After year and maybe less than 300 rounds it tended to go full automatic. A white nylon buffer crumbled into small pieces. I was unable to...
Forum: Rimfire Handguns 03-14-2019, 06:25 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,637
Posted By breakeyp
Look in mid 1960's gun magazine for a full page...

Look in mid 1960's gun magazine for a full page of guns imported and sold by Hy Hunter ca. He brought them in as I recall.
Forum: Misc -- Other Rimfire Rifle Brands 01-28-2019, 03:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 928
Posted By breakeyp
Kodiak, Jefferson and Colt .22 rifles were all...

Kodiak, Jefferson and Colt .22 rifles were all made by Jefferson using common designed parts for the autoloaders. The .22 WMR Kodiak had a terrible reputation when it came out. My Uncle had one for...
Forum: Remington 09-26-2011, 06:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,172
Posted By breakeyp
The markings are Israeli in origin. The star of...

The markings are Israeli in origin. The star of david and the circular mark I believe indicates army property.
Forum: Military Trainers 08-04-2011, 05:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,005
Posted By breakeyp
I have several Commerical Cooeys that were bought...

I have several Commerical Cooeys that were bought from the trade in Englands at the start of the war. I have a few M82 Cooeys that went to England and were rebuilt and so marked in 1948 rebuild...
Forum: Misc -- Other Rimfire Rifle Brands 03-13-2011, 05:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,136
Posted By breakeyp
Pic comparison of odd Wamo Tommy guns

Recently a second .22 caliber single shot blow back Wamo "Tommy Gun" showed up. The bottom gun has no markings while the top gun has the shown marking, "Wamo Mfg. Co. / San Gabriel Ca." stamped...
Forum: Misc -- Other Rimfire Rifle Brands 12-16-2010, 05:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 474
Posted By breakeyp
Asking price does not indicate selling price. ...

Asking price does not indicate selling price. You can ask any amount and hope an idiot will rise to the bait. Unfortunately it seems to be that way more and more lately.
Forum: Misc -- Other Rimfire Rifle Brands 11-08-2010, 07:14 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 410
Posted By breakeyp
You might google rifle magazines South Africa. ...

You might google rifle magazines South Africa. I don't have the address but a few years ago there was a firm in S.A. making all sorts of desireable .22 rifle mags including the one for the Walther...
Forum: Misc -- Other Rimfire Rifle Brands 10-27-2010, 07:19 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,454
Posted By breakeyp
my hamilton

http://http://s63.photobucket.com/albums/h152/breakeyp/?action=view&current=IMG_0015.jpg

I enjoyed the Whamo article. I did not realize the connection with the Kruger and other models as being...
Forum: Misc -- Other Rimfire Rifle Brands 10-26-2010, 05:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,454
Posted By breakeyp
Walter's "Rifles of the World" have the Ithaca...

Walter's "Rifles of the World" have the Ithaca M49 in production from 1961 to 1978. I bought mine in 1961. It had the poor design set screw front sight that held the fake mag tube and forend in...
Forum: Misc -- Other Rimfire Rifle Brands 07-26-2010, 08:36 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 907
Posted By breakeyp
Excluding barrel size, shape, rifling, sights and...

Excluding barrel size, shape, rifling, sights and just looking at the difference in performance between feed systems, single shot, box magazine and tubular feed it would seem the single shot would be...
Forum: Military Trainers 06-01-2010, 06:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 594
Posted By breakeyp
Britain bought a number of different .22rifles...

Britain bought a number of different .22rifles from the trade (commercial dealers) at the start of WWII. They were used for homeguard training etc. The easiest way to tell if you have one is they...
Forum: Misc -- Other Rimfire Rifle Brands 05-07-2010, 08:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 639
Posted By breakeyp
I don't like Tru-oil, it does make a fine durable...

I don't like Tru-oil, it does make a fine durable finish, but it is a one time deal. You can't refinish a truoiled stock. The oil sets up in the grain and seals it such that you can't put a new...
Forum: Misc -- Other Rimfire Rifle Brands 03-16-2010, 06:59 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 269
Posted By breakeyp
Thank you for the help. I didn't want to get...

Thank you for the help. I didn't want to get too ham fisted taking things apart to compare parts. The felt is a great idea. best, p.
Forum: Misc -- Other Rimfire Rifle Brands 03-15-2010, 07:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 269
Posted By breakeyp
Question on Sig 522 extra parts

I have been through the manual several times and can find no information on the extras included in my Sig 522 packaging.

I understand and figured out the butt plate extension but have no idea what...
Forum: Misc -- Other Rimfire Rifle Brands 03-10-2010, 07:50 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 391
Posted By breakeyp
Western Auto sold the nine shot Hi Standard...

Western Auto sold the nine shot Hi Standard "Double Nine" revolver with brand name marking, "Revelation." It had a side swing 9 shot cylinder and some looked like a normal .38 revolver and some...
Forum: Mossberg 01-23-2010, 10:29 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 347
Posted By breakeyp
Mossberg Model 10 .22 single shot

Are Mossberg Model 10's hard to find? I bought one yesterday and can't remember ever having seen one before.

Sharpe says it was produced from 1933 to 1935. It is a single shot with manual...
Forum: Martini 01-18-2010, 07:11 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 949
Posted By breakeyp
Canadian "Canadian Army Modification and Service...

Canadian "Canadian Army Modification and Service Information Bulletins" manual, Small Arms Bulletin C162, dated 4/22/1943 lists two BSA .22 rifles.

#8 25 inch barrel weighing 8 lbs.

#6 no...
Forum: Misc -- Other Rimfire Rifle Brands 01-02-2010, 08:35 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 709
Posted By breakeyp
The definitive (and only) published source is...

The definitive (and only) published source is "Cooey Firearms Made in Canada 1919-1979" by John A. Belton. Paperback published by Museum Restoration Service, Alexandria Bay, N.Y. 13607-0070 and...
Forum: Martini 01-02-2010, 08:13 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,569
Posted By breakeyp
The British Military rifle factory at Enfield...

The British Military rifle factory at Enfield developed their own thread form as there was no other options at the time. Unfortunately they also used a different length gauge for dimensions under...
Forum: Rimfire Handguns 12-16-2009, 06:24 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 926
Posted By breakeyp
It is never a good practice to dry fire a rimfire...

It is never a good practice to dry fire a rimfire gun. The rimfire cartridge fires when the firing pin pinches the rim against the face of the chamber. Dry firing without a cartridge rim in place...
Forum: Model 597 11-29-2009, 07:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 316
Posted By breakeyp
Due to possible safety/litigation issues, I doubt...

Due to possible safety/litigation issues, I doubt Remington will answer this question.
Forum: Misc -- Other Rimfire Rifle Brands 11-27-2009, 05:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 446
Posted By breakeyp
Make sure it has the firing pin. Taking one...

Make sure it has the firing pin. Taking one down, the first thing lost is the firing pin. At least mine came that way. Can someone provide a thin line tracing of the pin?
Forum: Model 597 11-27-2009, 05:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 316
Posted By breakeyp
Will a 597 safety button interchange with Remington M742/760/572/552/870 etc.

Will a left hand safety button for the Remington M870,1100,760,742, 552,572 interchange and work with the 597 safety button? Has anyone looked at this?
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