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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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This great news and just the help I need.

February 17 2012 at 7:05 PM
Mike  (Login lowridr)
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Response to i opened a disco breech to .500

I am having trouble posting any pictures. I am using a crosman long steel breach.Two barrel bands. Who da thunk it.I put the 9MM barrel liner in my wood lathe ant turned it down with a file and sandpaper. Finished off with steel wool. Was not able to get the SS tubing for the sleeve today so I will handle it with care. Don't I need to bore the breach large enough to fit the 9MM slug? Witch comes out to .354. Any suggestions on the size and shape for the bolt. Thanks again. Mike

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