Latest Aquisition


PDA






dovedescending
December 20, 2011, 11:05 PM
I've been borrowing a friend's 10/22 for a few months, and the other day I texted him and offered to buy it from him, because I've been enjoying it so much. He said he would think about it.

That was a few days ago. Tonight as we're hanging out, he tells me "Merry Christmas" and hands me some scope rings. I was mystified for a bit, until he said "You already have the other half of your present."

:D:D:D:D:D:D

It's a stock 10/22, nothing fancy except for the auto bolt release. I don't want to crap it up with some useless Archangel furniture, but I would love to mess around with different iron sights, maybe get an extended mag release... what all modifications should I look into?

I'm frisky as a squid on Tuesday! http://i557.photobucket.com/albums/ss16/husanchez/Mobile%20Uploads/zoidberg.png

If you enjoyed reading about "Latest Aquisition" here in TheHighRoad.org archive, you'll LOVE our community. Come join TheHighRoad.org today for the full version!
Dmitri Popov
December 20, 2011, 11:15 PM
Tech-sights...just get'em

Tech-sights.com, you'll probably want the TSR-200 model.

henschman
December 20, 2011, 11:33 PM
A better trigger, some 1 1/4" sling swivels, and a good sling (GI web or 1907).

dovedescending
December 20, 2011, 11:50 PM
Any suggestions on specific trigger mods, henschman? Dmitri, why would you choose the TSR200 over the TSR100?

HKGuns
December 20, 2011, 11:57 PM
Nice guy. Congratulations on the affordable gold standard 22.

Dmitri Popov
December 21, 2011, 12:11 AM
For me the reasoning was this:
-TSR-200 adjustable for elevation at rear sight.
-TSR-200 allows for the "Insert Ready Aperture System".

As well as reviews and such I had read. The TSR-200 just seems to give you the most flexability. Not to say the TSR-100 would not be a top notch sight, its really just your choice

Bobson
December 21, 2011, 12:19 AM
I think those Keystone thumbhole stocks are pretty sweet. I'd see about getting one.

Congrats on the new rifle.

forindooruseonly
December 21, 2011, 12:20 AM
Put a decent scope and a Volquartsen trigger group in it and you'll have a great little rifle. The trigger was the best upgrade I ever did to any of mine. If you wanna go a bit further, put a bull barrel and a laminate stock on it.

BTW you got a cool friend. Keep him around.

dovedescending
December 21, 2011, 12:23 AM
This isn't the first gun he's given me. He bought me the Rossi 972 for a wedding present. :)

Bobson
December 21, 2011, 12:24 AM
Heck of a guy lol

d2wing
December 21, 2011, 02:19 PM
Does he need more friends LOL.

Ro1911
December 21, 2011, 03:23 PM
I concur, does he need more friends?

jogar80
December 21, 2011, 06:54 PM
I say leave it alone for now and figure out what you can give him in return!

If you enjoyed reading about "Latest Aquisition" here in TheHighRoad.org archive, you'll LOVE our community. Come join TheHighRoad.org today for the full version!