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Anyone got the Thompson conversion for the Ruger 10-22 yet?

Discussion in 'Rimfire Forum' started by CBennett, Mar 23, 2010.


  1. CBennett

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    Anyone get one of the ruger 10-22 Thompson conversions yet..and if so how did ya like it..im wanting to get something tacticool but fun to shoot and that looked cool without breaking the bank(assuming I can get a used 10-22 for under $100 or around $100)
     

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    Have the M1 version parts, but have not had a chance to put it all together yet.
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    how complicated is it..they make it SEEM like any idiot(me) could do it but thats seldom the case when they make things seem so simple lol.
     
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    Doesn't look too hard.
    I'll be getting to it in about two weeks, I think. Other projects to get out of the way first.
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    The kit goes together easily, and they are a lot of fun.

    Here's mine:

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    That is sweet. I may have to put one of those kits on my list. I assume it functions as any normal 10-22, looks like the receiver sits inside the thompson "housing", yes?
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    I wanted to get one of those new fangles M4/AR platform looking ones..but then I saw that kit and if you had a cheap(used) 10-22 to add it would be around the same price those black rifle looking .22's are and I just think the Thompson is so much cooler...especially with the drum mag :)
     
  8. CMG

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    Correct!
     
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    ...2 of 'em

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    .....Dang.. That is slick. Just hard to justify on my budget right now. Way high on the "cool factor" though.......
     
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    where can you get those kits?
     
  11. CBennett

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    the one I saw was in Brownells catalog
     
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    Of all of the 10/22 dress up kits that has to be the coolest looking ones! :wow: About how much time does it take to put it all together?
     
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    That looks very cool! And I think you will have a much better rifle than the current crop of M4's, MP5's and other tacticool .22's out now.