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Old 06-09-2020, 06:19 PM
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Originally Posted by 22_boomer View Post
A friend had some parts laid out from his parts bin and there were two bolts that looked like regular 10/22 bolts but he handed me one and then the other and the first was really heavy. They both seemed to be the same length -- is that correct or did he have a modified bolt? He told me the heavy one was for his 10/22 magnum rifle.
The bolts are different lengths for 22 LR and 22 WMR. If the bolt was the same length as a normal 22 LR bolt, I'd check to see if it had been milled to add a tungsten weight to be used for the 17 HM2.
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