Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
orlandowiebe, Z-man65, LWH, BigHit, Sifat
60476 Registered Users
Top Posters
dogcatcher 77493
stxranchman 52092
RWH24 44568
rifleman 43787
BOBO the Clown 41119
BMD 40539
Big Orn 37484
txshntr 33685
bill oxner 32670
sig226fan (Rguns.com) 30571
facebook
Forum Stats
60476 Members
45 Forums
476145 Topics
6246123 Posts

Max Online: 16728 @ 03/25/12 08:51 AM
Topic Options
#5650429 - 03/13/15 08:03 PM Another gunsmith question
PolishTexan Offline
Bird Dog

Registered: 12/29/11
Posts: 269
Loc: Forney
I tried to sight in my great uncles Rossi single shot. 223 today and discovered that either the firing pin is broken or the spring that pushes the firing pen is worn out. The firing pin struck the cap, but not hard enough to fire the bullet. Does anyone know of a gunsmith in the Dfw area that works on Rossi rifles. Thank you

Top
#5650437 - 03/13/15 08:12 PM Re: Another gunsmith question [Re: PolishTexan]
CitySlickerHunter Online   happy
Extreme Tracker

Registered: 04/01/06
Posts: 3571
Loc: Tarrant County,TX
Maybe Elk Castle in FTW @ Las Vegas Trail
_________________________
"I can't be over gunned because the animal can't be over dead"-Elmer Keith
10/30/2012 I VOTED for The American

Top
#5650723 - 03/13/15 11:49 PM Re: Another gunsmith question [Re: PolishTexan]
Bullfrog Offline
THF Celebrity

Registered: 01/21/11
Posts: 10596
Loc: N-Bedford
Originally Posted By: PolishTexan
I tried to sight in my great uncles Rossi single shot. 223 today and discovered that either the firing pin is broken or the spring that pushes the firing pen is worn out. The firing pin struck the cap, but not hard enough to fire the bullet. Does anyone know of a gunsmith in the Dfw area that works on Rossi rifles. Thank you


Did you give up after one round or did it happen to numerous rounds? Just out of curiosity
_________________________

Top
#5650779 - 03/14/15 12:47 AM Re: Another gunsmith question [Re: PolishTexan]
kmon1 Offline
junior

Registered: 09/27/06
Posts: 20293
Loc: Texas
Very well could just need a good cleaning.
_________________________
Guidelines / Rules of Conduct
http://www.texashuntingforum.com/rules.htm

RULES for using the TRADING POST
http://www.texashuntingforum.com/forum/u..._PO#Post1959111

Top
#5650798 - 03/14/15 02:49 AM Re: Another gunsmith question [Re: PolishTexan]
PolishTexan Offline
Bird Dog

Registered: 12/29/11
Posts: 269
Loc: Forney
I tried a couple rounds before I stopped and put it up. I don't know how to take it completely apart for a through cleaning

Top
#5650804 - 03/14/15 04:49 AM Re: Another gunsmith question [Re: PolishTexan]
boonee Offline
Veteran Tracker

Registered: 01/09/11
Posts: 2084
Loc: Mesquite
Go see Jerry or Lee at Bakes Smoking guns in Terrell, they are off I-20.
_________________________
Avenger Firearms 214-577-5818
avengerfirearms@gmail.com

Lifetime NRA member

Top



© 2004-2016 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide