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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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You'd probably need a steel barrel as well, to match the tempco of...

May 11 2012 at 11:21 AM

Steve in NC  (Login pneuguy)
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Response to be nice to have some steel tubing laying around with identical

...the steel tube. Otherwise the much greater rate of expansion/contraction with temperature of the stock brass barrel would fatigue and fracture the solder joint.

Of course, you could forego the direct bond between barrel and tube. But then how much of the original gun's design and tradition would be left?

Of course, I guess that's just the old "slippery slope" all modders face. How much "modd'ing" is possible before - piece by piece - for all practical purposes - the original gun is simply gone? happy.gif

Steve


    
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