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An Advantage for Left-Handed Shooters

A few weeks ago a fellow Appleseed instructor told me about the difficulty his daughter, a left-handed shooter, was having operating her scoped 10/22. It’s particularly a problem during the rapid-fire stages of the Appleseed Qualification Test, which require a … Continue reading

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Nylon Bolt Buffer

Today I bought a nice 10/22 from a fellow club member. It has some interesting features including a 20″ standard taper barrel with Tech-Sights and a trigger that was tuned by Randy at Connecticut Precision Chambering (CPC as it’s known … Continue reading

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My Target Sights

Several people have asked for the details of the target sight setup on my match 10/22. Here are the details: The rear sight is a Williams FP-AG-TK – meaning Foolproof, Airgun, with Target Knobs, mounted on a Weaver sight base. … Continue reading

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Brimstone Tier 2 Trigger

My current favorite 10/22 is the model 1149 Sporter which is featured on the cover of The 10/22 Companion. I use it as a test mule for parts to review, and in CMP Rimfire Sporter matches. A few weeks ago … Continue reading

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More on Stovepipes

A reader wrote me yesterday about problems with his new 10/22: I have been struggling with a new 1022 for about two months regarding cases getting jammed by the bolt on their way out. I have tried every thing I … Continue reading

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Ammo: Good, Bad and Ugly

I’ve had some interesting experiences recently with various brands of ammo in 10/22s and similar rifles. Here are my (subjective and opinionated) notes: Good: Norma Tac-22 works great in my match 10/22. At a CMP-RS shoot in April, in 40-degree … Continue reading

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CMP Rimfire Sporter AAR

Saturday I drove up to the Berwyn Rod & Gun club in Bowie ,MD for my first Rimfire Sporter match of the year. First, thanks to Mike Cacic, who did a fine job as match director. I am working to … Continue reading

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