Good evening, everyone.
I've been having fun shooting my Mini 14 (185 series), which has a triangle-shaped single post sight.
Only problem is - the bluing is worn away on the top of the sight, and I've been having a hard time acquiring the front sight.
Is there a cheap way for me to darken...
I've purchased a Mini 14 185-series that has a broken rear sight. Here is what the sight currently looks like: http://pics.gunbroker.com/GB/598364000/598364561/pix382901268.jpg
1) What kind of new peep sight should I buy, and do I need to have a gunsmith install it...
New to the sight, Its been close to 28 yrs so cut me some slack....:D This is what I just found , ( Ruger Mini-14 GB rifle # 185 - ) What bayonet will fit the lug ? Can't seem to find one through Ruger...:wacko: ANY HELP ?
My mini is an older 185 series and has a 1 in 10" twist.By handloading,i have found a decent load with 55 gr. bullets.I haven't yet tried any lighter bullets.My question is,has anyone tried 50 gr. bullets in a 1 in 10" mini?Better or worse than 55 gr? Guess that's 2 questions.::unsure:
Late last year when on the road for work I took a "lunch break" and stopped by one of the stores I stop by when passing through. This store rarely has anything I'm interested in, but when it does, it's good. I grabbed a .357 Redhawk there in the past.
This time I find a beat-up 185 Mini-14 for...
Hi guys. I am currently in the process to trade for a 185- series Mini 14. I'm getting this rifle sight unseen, trading it for another rifle I own, because the other party and myself are separated by about 300 miles.
Anyway, this will be my first Mini 14, and my very first .223 gun of any...
I have a 185 series mini non ranch style rifle,and I want to turn it into a coyote calling rifle so shots under 200 yards. Here is my plan:
1. Bed rifle
2. Trigger job
3. Cut barrel back to the"ring" and perm install of a Choate flash hider
4. Need a good scope mount side or top mount but have...