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  1. Help Identify this Rifle (ATF Pistol)

    Handguns
    I found this on a "Easy ATF Identification" image and want to know what model/manufacturer it is, or if it's a homemade one.
  2. Deciding on new Henry

    Henry Rifles
    I'm trying to decide between two Henry 22WMR rifles. The standard Henry Lever Action blued rifle or the Henry Golden Boy ... both in 22WMR. I've already got several 22LR so that's not a choice I'm considering. I've got lot's of 22mag ammo in stock. I really like the aesthetics of both rifles...
  3. Decisions decisions

    Rimfire Rifles
    I'm trying to decide between two Henry 22WMR rifles. The standard Henry Lever Action blued rifle or the Henry Golden Boy ... both in 22WMR. I've already got several 22LR so that's not a choice I'm considering. I've got lot's of 22mag ammo in stock. I really like the aesthetics of both rifles...
  4. Ruger Gunsite Scout or Something Else? General Purpose Rifle

    Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    Hi all! I am thinking about pull the trigger on a Ruger Gunsite Scout .308 18" stainless (Model 6822). The reason why I am posting this is just to see if I am missing anything out there that is better than the GSR for what I need, before I drop almost a grand on it. My use case for this rifle...
  5. Turn NEW bolt rifle into OLD military style rifle

    Gunsmithing
    Hi all, I am new to his forum. I am wondering about the feasibility of turning a newer rifle like a Ruger M77 (Hawkeye, GSR, etc.) into a Kar98 or Yugo M48 lookalike. I really love the look and feel of old Mausers, but 8mm is drying up and I am not a reloader. Additionally, I am not so...
  6. First Rifle

    Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    Im a college student in AZ and I want to get my first rifle. As a college student I do not have much money. I am looking very closely at the Mosin Nagunt because it is durable, cheap, accurate, and the ammo is cheap and large. I want to use it for fun but in the future I would like to go...
  7. New to guns and new to this forum! I need advice

    Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    I'd like to become a first time gun owner. I want a rifle on the less expensive side, but good quality and can take down a deer with accuracy. I've shot guns before but I really don't know much about brands, caliber, and ammunition. Any suggestions? It would be much appreciated!
  8. Savage 11/111 Long Range OR Browning X-Bolt Stalker LR?

    Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    First thread and new here so sorry if I break a rule. Savage Official Link Savage Arms Browning Official Link X-Bolt Stalker Long Range Going with 300 WinMag, I intend to do long range shooting and hunting. I found Browning at $800, and Savage around $900. Prefer not to spend over $1000. I...
  9. MagTech (CBC) 7022/ Mossberg Plinkster 702 - operating handle problem

    Rimfire Rifles
    Hello everyone (newbie here), I recently made the decision to purchase my first firearm and after some research decided to start with a .22 rifle. Over the past weekend I went to a gun show here in Colorado to find a used rifle in good condition in my price range - nothing fancy, just something...
  10. First Time Shooting

    Rimfire Rifles
    I bought a .22 plinkster 1.5 years ago never shot it. I want to take it the following weekend my question is should I clean the gun since its been sitting or is it okay to shoot?
  11. Non custom rifle under $3000

    Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    Hello, I plan on buying an elk/moose hunting rifle and want top of the line rifle. I really like the 300 wsm, 300 wm, and the 300 rum. The $3000 budget is only for the rifle, I have picked out a swarovski Scope that will be mounted on it. I originally liked the Kimber Mountain Ascent, but the...
  12. .22 barrel threading questions?

    Gunsmithing
    Hello everyone i have what seems like a common question but no definite answers to it. I have 2 .22s im wanting to put flash hiders on (for looks) and cant find any info on threading them. I live in the middle of know where with no machine shops near me. Both barrels are measured at .640 inch...
  13. Henry upgrades! HELP!

    Rimfire Rifles
    Hello my friends im going to upgrade my Henry H001 22 lever gun. I love it but i wanna dress it and improve on it a little. Im getting some hi viz sights and a hammer extension. Now my big question is i want a synthetic stock for it but i cant find any thing. Does anyone know something that will...
  14. Out of production

    Muzzleloaders
    I have been searching for some time for a synthetic side lock. C.V.A. made one for a time called a bobcat but hasn't been in production for some time. Any bobcats on line that are for sail are 4 to 5 times the original price. Is any one aware of a side lock .50 with synthetic stock currently...
  15. Petroleum jelly?

    Muzzleloaders
    I have a .50 Hawken side lock and a traditions .50 side lock pistol, both are wonderfully fun to shoot. I use patched .490 round balls. I coat my patches in petroleum jelly and coat the area around the nipple with it as well to prevent soot from accumulating. This works wonders for clean up i...
  16. Mossberg Patriot Feeding Issue

    Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    I bought a new Mossberg Patriot 30-06 the other day and oiled it and adjusted the trigger and sighted in the scope. I have put two boxes through it and still it has feeding issues. It is a double stack box magazine and every other round (right side) and always the last round on the right, the...
  17. Has anyone fired the Winchester XPR?

    Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    link deleted After posting this video, I've been wanting to give the Winchester XPR a try. I've usually been a Browning, Remington, and Ruger guy, but for under $550, I may have to give the XPR a shot. Let me know what y'all think.
  18. Savage Axis .308 1/2" grouping at 100 yards

    Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    Sweet video, 3 shot half inch group from 100 yards with a Savage Axis! This just shows you dont always need the most expensive rifle for sub MOA groups. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DQ__P5pQCgs
  19. No need to hate on the .270

    Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    I never understood people that hate on the .270 Winchester.. its an amazing round with long range accuracy, good ballistic coefficiency retaining at long range, and a great medium to big game round. Any idea why people hate on it? lol
  20. Marlin 336 - .30 .30

    Marlin 336 Lever Guns
    :confused:So I recently purchased a Marlin 336 30-30 rifle and while cleaning NEAR the buttstock a small, circular black piece with a small hole in it fell out. Looks like a washer or something but with a smaller hole. I have no idea where it fell from and my gun is broken without it. I put all...
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