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Old 01-13-2008, 03:40 PM
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I have an 1894 in 44 Magnum that I picked up at a gun show and it needs some work.

It does not feed well, and I would like to have an action job and have it cut down to 16.5"

Anyone recommend a gunsmith with experience on 1894's.

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Old 01-13-2008, 05:44 PM
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What bullet style have you tried? some are picky with SWC and WFN style bullets
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Old 01-13-2008, 06:07 PM
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1894 Jam

I have tried both Winchester 240 grain JHP and Remington 240 Grain SP, I would like to try the new Lever-Evolution rounds when I get the gun back together.
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Old 01-14-2008, 03:45 PM
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I have a buddy that knows enough to shorten the stroke on his. Pm me and I'll give you his phone.
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