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"New" gun

Post by longbow joe » Wed Jan 01, 2020 9:28 pm

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This is my new 1920s era improved model 6 remington rolling block .22 rifle.
Bought it from an elderly friend who is 92 years old got it used when he was 10. I'm really honored to have it.
Very well used but l shot it today at 30 yards got a one inch group first time shooting I'm loving this little thing
Gonna get me some squirrels for sure.Everything functions as new very light but crisp trigger.People used these things for food back then lol
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Re: "New" gun

Post by xcaliber » Wed Jan 01, 2020 9:36 pm

Beautiful! :thumbup:
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Re: "New" gun

Post by elkaholic » Wed Jan 01, 2020 10:08 pm

If I was you, and you want to continue shooting it for plinking. Use 22 shorts !!!

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Re: "New" gun

Post by elkaholic » Wed Jan 01, 2020 10:09 pm

:thumbup: sweet ole 22. I got a cub scout rolling blk.

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Post by longbow joe » Wed Jan 01, 2020 10:40 pm

Why do you say that .l have some bolt action .22s about ten years younger just shoot reg.long rifles nothing fast never had an issue rifiling is still fine?
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Post by ihunt » Thu Jan 02, 2020 9:27 am

I had one and really enjoyed it too until a 'good' friend of mine stole it and never gave it back says his father got rid of it. As the saying goes friends like that who needs enemies!
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Re: "New" gun

Post by gerald strine » Thu Jan 02, 2020 12:29 pm

That is a beautiful tool you got there congratulations on the buy.
I have a very old Remington model 12 pump.22 with a tang peep sight that is a real joy to hunt squirells with.
I shoot standerd velocity long rifle or subsonics just to be easy on the action and I refrain from using it in winter or rain to protect the original finish but I do use it it's one of my prised positions
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Re: "New" gun

Post by tcwild » Thu Jan 02, 2020 3:36 pm

elkaholic wrote:
Wed Jan 01, 2020 10:08 pm
If I was you, and you want to continue shooting it for plinking. Use 22 shorts !!!
I saw one at an auction awhile back and it said on the barrel " 22 short " so I assumed that was all you could shoot in it. Fine looking rifle Joe I would have liked to have the one I saw but my pockets were not near deep enough to get it.

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Re: "New" gun

Post by Cardinalsfanforever » Fri Jan 03, 2020 2:25 pm

that's awesome
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Post by Boo » Fri Jan 03, 2020 4:57 pm

If I got my hands on one of those or anything similar, I would be one happy puppy! Congratulations! Great find!
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Re: "New" gun

Post by Hester0305 » Thu Jan 09, 2020 2:06 pm

That's a sweet little rifle Congrats on a fine rifle
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