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Alan Alford's build

2250b Tube for later move to bulk CO2.
12" .22 Caliber Barrel from Doomsday Backpacker
Brian & Assoc. Alluminum Breech with 2 barrel screws
Original site rear
Pin site on Custom Mt. Airguns Muzzle Break
2x1 Centerpoint Scope with UTG dovetail adapters
Mountain Airguns Custom Bolt and Handle
Mountain Airguns Custom Power Adapter and spring guide
B&A Boss Valve for extra Power

Built mainly for fun and to shoot at local Field Trial Pistol Match.

It currently it shoots a 14.3 Crosman Hunting Pellet at about 530 fps in a 72 degree room for 8.92 FPE.



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A resolution, sorta...

May 3 2012 at 5:03 PM
Curt  (Login curt44319)
Crosman Forum Member
from IP address 66.181.110.200


Response to Box ( er.... plastic shrink ) stock 2240 ?

Upped the hammer spring, and a new powerlet.
Took 5 shots to pierce the powerlet.
Fastest I see is 392.

Called Crosman. Told her I'd had the gun about 10 minutes before
I polished the sear, and changed the trigger spring.
Probably blew my warranty, huh ?
She asked me if I had all the pieces parts, and could put it back
the way it was shipped, except for the polish on the sear and trigger of course.
I said yes, I could. She said they would honor their warranty for the full year,
and gave me all the info how to send it back to Crosman, etc.

She then asked where I bought it, and the serial number. I said Amazon.com.
She suggested I try an exchange through Amazon.
My exchange period expired two days ago. Damn !
Anyhow, I tried Amazon live chat. Told the guy it mostly works, but not completely,
and the lady at Crosman agrees it's "not right."
He asked me what I wanted. I responded an exact replacement. Another 2240.
He said it should be here Saturday, no charge. ( it's Thursday today )
Then he gave me a link to return the one I have.
The link is a parcel post pre-paid shipping label !!

SO, we don't know exactly why this one took 46 shots to pierce a powerlet,
five shots with near double the hammer spring, and still shoots below 400 fps,
and never will really, but we have a replacement on the way, an EXTREMELY high
recommendation for Amazon.com from me, and a very happy Crosman customer even
if the replacement turns out the same.

Warranty, even after I told 'em I dinked with it's internals. Unheard of !


    
This message has been edited by curt44319 from IP address 66.181.110.200 on May 4, 2012 5:11 AM


 
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