Ruger 10/22 Anything about the Ruger 10/22 family of rifles.

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 03-23-2011, 19:18   #1
Full Member
Points: 2,579, Level: 30 Points: 2,579, Level: 30 Points: 2,579, Level: 30
Activity: 0% Activity: 0% Activity: 0%
Last Achievements
 
Impartial's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Upstate NY
Posts: 99
How to modify your 10/22

Just thought I'd offer some information on how to upgrade and modify your 10/22. Its pretty basic but I think the photos will help out people that may not be familiar with the rifle.

Here is the tutorial. We made a few modifications including adding a .920 barrel, auto bolt release, recoil buffer, extended magazine release.

How to modify a Ruger 10/22 mag release, recoil buffer, charging handle, bull barrel.

Enjoy.
For questions PM me or email me at
Jason@gunpoints.org
Impartial is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-03-2011, 16:49   #2
Full Member
Points: 7,488, Level: 57 Points: 7,488, Level: 57 Points: 7,488, Level: 57
Activity: 0% Activity: 0% Activity: 0%
Last Achievements
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: st. pete
Posts: 243
as i have built up/modded many ruger 10/22, and that is a fine write-up i will only add since its geared to the novice that you edit it to say (like everything else gun related) that 1 make sure the rifle is unloaded, and 2 YOU have no responcibility as far as these instructions are concerned, and 3 the novice should use a good smith to preform these mods.
cdevon1200 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-04-2011, 12:19   #3
Full Member
Points: 5,060, Level: 45 Points: 5,060, Level: 45 Points: 5,060, Level: 45
Activity: 0.9% Activity: 0.9% Activity: 0.9%
Last Achievements
 
aimhigh's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2008
Location: Roswell, NM
Posts: 111
Impartial: In the URL you sited, the picture of the bolt retaining pin is made of .......... what? I was just glancing through this site when I saw your post. Is that pin an aftermarket or what Ruger is putting in the newer rifles.

FWIW: I bought my 10/22 in 1974 (a "deluxe"). The only mod was a 4x scope and a set quick detach sling mounts. Never saw a reason to change a thing. It was perfect for me right out of the box. Not criticizing any who do mods, just curious and always trying to keep an open mind.

Great info on that web site! -AimHigh
aimhigh is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-05-2011, 12:19   #4
Full Member
Points: 2,579, Level: 30 Points: 2,579, Level: 30 Points: 2,579, Level: 30
Activity: 0% Activity: 0% Activity: 0%
Last Achievements
 
Impartial's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Upstate NY
Posts: 99
That is actually what they are calling a "recoil buffer" it can supposedly increase the life of your rifle action as well as absorb some shock of the bolt cycle and even lessen some of the noise. It is made of polyurethane I believe and you can buy them for under 10 bucks at many different websites.

Thanks for reading!
Impartial is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-14-2011, 09:50   #5
Registered Member
Points: 778, Level: 14 Points: 778, Level: 14 Points: 778, Level: 14
Activity: 0% Activity: 0% Activity: 0%
Last Achievements
 
indoorsman's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Posts: 4
Don't forget the cleaning rod access hole in the back of the action
indoorsman is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-16-2011, 08:38   #6
Full Member
Points: 1,264, Level: 19 Points: 1,264, Level: 19 Points: 1,264, Level: 19
Activity: 0% Activity: 0% Activity: 0%
Last Achievements
 
bullets's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: the great pacific northwest
Posts: 41
Originally Posted by indoorsman View Post
Don't forget the cleaning rod access hole in the back of the action
instead of drilling the receiver, i use a length of weed eater line to push cleaning wads through the barrel. you can go either way and it won't scratch the barrel.

bb
__________________
bruce blessing is my name, and being creative is my game.

"Any fool can criticize, condemn and complain and most fools do."

Benjamin Franklin
bullets is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 20:48.
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.1
All information is copyright by Perfectunion.com unless already under copyright.

This site is Gunny Approved