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waterfowlboy
November 4, 2007, 10:29 PM
i have a hopkins and allen falling block rifle chambered in 22 lr. the barrel and chamber is wore out. can i get this gun re-chambered in 25 stevens long rimfirer and if so, can somebody out there re rifle the barrel and not put a sleeve in it? thanks for the help

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eliphalet
November 4, 2007, 11:34 PM
You don't want to just reline the barrel to it's original 22?
I did that to my Grandfathers Winchester after his passing and she shoots like a new gun.

rcmodel
November 5, 2007, 11:24 AM
can i get this gun re-chambered in 25 stevens long rimfirerWhere in the world would you get .25 Stevens RF ammo?
It hasn't been made for over 60 years or more that I know of.

Redman's can reline it to .22 LR.
I doubt he would do it in .25 Stevens though.
In fact, I doubt he even has a .25 Stevens chamber reamer.
http://redmansrifling.com/relining.htm

http://i81.photobucket.com/albums/j219/rcmodel/KTOG/1224.gif
rcmodel

waterfowlboy
November 5, 2007, 08:36 PM
i have already bought 25 stevens ammo. if i do reline it, can you tell it has been done?

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