Monthly Archives: December 2014

Holiday Cheer with Your 10/22

Enjoy Kirsten Joy Weiss as she uses her 10/22 to open a champagne bottle. She misses at first, but it’s fun to watch her learning curve as she gets it right in the end. And that’s a beautiful tricked-out rifle. … Continue reading

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Update: Kidd Trigger Issue

In my review of the Kidd Single-Stage Trigger group (here) I mentioned that a known issue with some rifles is that the trigger fails to reset after the first shot. I made a short video that illustrates the problem and … Continue reading

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Sight Adjustment Part 3: Inches – Minutes – Clicks

In the first two parts of this series (Part 1, Part 2) we have discussed sight adjustment for a fixed distance only. Our calculations used the lengths of the sides of similar triangles. But it is much more useful to … Continue reading

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Making and Using a Cheater Pin for Trigger Re-Assembly

One thing that can be a real pain when re-assembling the trigger group is keeping the trigger assembly together while installing it in the housing. This video shows how to make and use a cheater pin to solve that problem. … Continue reading

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The Ultimate Trigger?

What’s the best trigger available for the 10/22? Many people who have vast experience with customized 10/22s say it’s the Kidd full trigger group (www.coolguyguns.com), whether single-stage or two-stage. I have a Kidd single stage on my workbench. This article … Continue reading

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Sight Adjustment Part 2

Zeroing at a Fixed Distance with the Front Sight Although the standard front sight on the 10/22 is fixed, some aftermarket sights, such as Tech-Sights (www.tech-sights.com) and Nodak Spud (http://nodakspud.com/NDS-22.htm), have height adjustment on the front sight post. This article … Continue reading

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Sight Adjustment Part 1

Zeroing at a Fixed Distance with the Rear Sight Questions always come up about zeroing the sights or scope, so this begins an irregular series of posts on the topic. We’ll start with the simplest concept of zeroing based on … Continue reading

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