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What custom parts would you like?
Poll ended at Sat Aug 29, 2020 11:25 am
1- Metal breeches for 13xx/22xx pistols 20%  20%  [ 4 ]
2- Bolts and bolt handles for 13xx/22xx pistols 20%  20%  [ 4 ]
3- Metal adjustable cup pistons (not FT) for 13xx pistols 5%  5%  [ 1 ]
4- Lightweight MDS hammers for 22xx pistols 0%  0%  [ 0 ]
5- Metal barrel bands for 13xx/22xx pistols 10%  10%  [ 2 ]
6- Spring guides and top hat for Crosman B19-based springer rifles 5%  5%  [ 1 ]
7- Bronze pivot washers for Crosman B19-based springer rifles 5%  5%  [ 1 ]
8- Something not currently offered - Suggestions welcome 35%  35%  [ 7 ]
Total votes : 20
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 Post subject: Re: Custom airgun parts
PostPosted: Fri Aug 21, 2020 5:04 pm 
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Hi BB1Shooter, the conversion to .22 calibre on my Ux Colt SAA is done, and works very well :) .

I machined a beater 2240 barrel I had, in which the rifling was very good. I made it 1/2'' longer that the original barrel, it's now almost flush with the fake barrel muzzle. I also re-bored one cartridge and made a new delrin rear seal/pellet holder. Pellet fit is very good, it kinda ''clicks'' in place, and the two pellets I shot went where I aimed @ 5 yards, so accuracy seems to be there. I was also pleased with the chrony results, getting 343 fps with a 14.35 grains JSB Jumbo Express; this is with no power mods at all. I will test with RWS hobby 11 grains pellets soon. I'm foreseeing very pleasant 10-15 yards plinking with this .22 6-shooter :wink: .

I still need to convert a few of my cartridges, so I'll make a good batch of .22 seals. If someone's interested in having his/her SAA converted to .22 calibre, please PM me for details.


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Hi guys, I also successfully converted my ASG Dan Wesson 8'' BB revolver to .22 calibre with a rifled barrel. Accuracy yet again is much better than with BBs, and it shoots in the low 400s. If someone's interested in the conversion, please PM me for details.


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Hi Airmec I saw the barrel band you made for the pp700 have you made any for the cp2/cr600/stormrider series?
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Hi Airmec I saw the barrel band you made for the pp700 have you made any for the cp2/cr600/stormrider series?
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No not yet. I made the PP700 barrel band on order, by the specs of the owner. If you need one we can discuss, just send me a PM :) .

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walther wrote:
Hi Airmec I saw the barrel band you made for the pp700 have you made any for the cp2/cr600/stormrider series?
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No not yet. I made the PP700 barrel band on order, by the specs of the owner. If you need one we can discuss, just send me a PM :) .
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