Long Range Hunting Online Magazine


Go Back   Long Range Hunting Online Magazine > Rifles, Reloading, Optics, Equipment > Gunsmithing


Reply

Oliver Winchester Commemerative

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 03-21-2012, 10:06 AM
Silver Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Posts: 110
Oliver Winchester Commemerative

I have a High Grade Oliver Winchester 30/30 lever rifle. It is beautiful and shoots good enough to be a keeper. With the new powder and FTX bullets from Hornady this weapon is approaching 308 performance , which is important as I live and hunt in the interior of Northern B.C. Canada. I have a tang peep sight installed for my rear and wish to remove the buckhorn rear sight forward of the receiver and fill the empty dovetail with a nice blued sight blank. The dovetail is very very tight and try as I might I am unable to remove it without screwing it and the rifle up. I know that there are special sight remover tools for hand guns as I have seen them offered for sale in the Brownells Catalog. Are there also these same types of tools available for rifles, and if not, any suggestions from the old timers out there on how to get er done without messen up the rifle and the sights?

Cheers&Tighter Groups: Eaglesnester
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes


Similar Threads for: Oliver Winchester Commemerative
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
FS: Winchester Model 70 300 Winchester magnum 243wssm Guns For Sale 9 12-16-2011 06:55 PM
W T S FNH .300 wsm,barreled action - pre 64 winchester type,made in Winchester pl Takeaim1st Guns For Sale 2 03-07-2011 03:43 AM
308 Winchester alloutsmith3 Long Range Hunting & Shooting 14 01-11-2011 10:04 PM
25 winchester super short mag in a winchester coyote mulie nut Guns For Sale 3 03-13-2010 01:17 PM
Winchester 300 RUM BigPig069 General Discussion 6 04-10-2009 10:03 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:58 PM.


Powered by vBulletin ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Management Powered by vBadvanced CMPS
All content ©2010-2014 Long Range Hunting, LLC