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Got a wild hair today.

Discussion in 'Rimfire Forum' started by Travclem, Jul 26, 2012.


  1. Travclem

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    It's been about 7-8 years since I built up a 10/22. I ordered a new .22 suppressor the other day and it gave me a wild hair to do another one. I already have a stock base gun in the safe so I ordered:

    -Hogue OD stock
    -TacSol threaded matte black barrel
    -Volquartsen Bedding kit refill
    -Volquartsen hammer/sear kit

    The last 10/22 I did is a heavy tack driver, this one is going to be my light weight, quiet turtle buster. I figured it would give me something to do while I wait on the can.
     

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  2. Bill Keith

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    Dang, that sounds cool! Where in the heck are you findin' turtle's to bust up there in the Panhandle? I miss Amarillo sometimes...then the feeling passes.:wavey:
     

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    Which 10/22 model is the base? There is the tactical model with the Hogue stock.

    No recoil buffer?
     
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  4. Travclem

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    No the base is just a standard 10/22 already had a recoil buffer. I had a Hogue stock in a closet and bought a threaded TacSol barrel.
     
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  5. Travclem

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    Well I live in Lubbock, go to school in Amarillo, and hunt between Post and Spur. The tanks on the ranch are usuallu full of turtles.
     
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    I miss the place too
     
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    Very cool :cool:
     
  8. Travclem

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    Here it is, now the wait for the can begins.

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  9. jasonhudd

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    I like to see more pics of that bench I would like to build one like that