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Carl Quick's LiteWieght 2240

So for about the last 24 months, I've had her on a serious diet. Now I am happy to report that she lost nearly 13 ounces and is feeling so much better. And let me say one thing, when I pick her up with one hand now she is light as a feather. Well, almost a feather.

Things I have done so far:

OEM main tube was lightened by me.
Barrel is OEM and trimmed down by me.
Main tube plug is made of Delrin by me.
Gas cap is aluminum, comes from HPA and bored out by me.
Hammer is made from Delrin by me with a modified 1701P striker.
Valve is an aluminum Disco rear end with a brass Pro-Top by Anthony.
Trigger grip frame is aluminum by Bluefork Design and then hogged out by Gregg.
Front barrel band is aluminum, made by Anthony, drilled by Rich and milled by me.

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June 14 2011 at 2:23 PM
jim  (Login jz2)
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Response to 1377 steel breech questions

the stock rear site doesn't fit the steel breech. but there are numerous peep, notch, red dot and scope options given that the breech is grooved. I think the breech makes the gun more accurate, because the barrel is more rigidly attached. I don't think it improves fps. I did flat top piston and valve mod and did get a significant fps per pump increase. I added a longer barrel with the steel breech. probably would not have attempted that with the plastic breech.

 
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