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#1568512 - 07/28/07 Converting the 10/22 to a 10/17
pak Offline
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Registered: 01/27/01
Posts: 1561
Loc: Alaska, Ea. Wa.
I suppose this is being done and fairly easily. What are some resources for doing this? I have an extra 10/22 I'd like to convert. Thank you for any info.pak


Edited by pak (07/28/07)
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#1568726 - 07/28/07 Re: Converting the 10/22 to a 10/17 [Re: pak]
BlkHawk73 Offline
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Registered: 03/16/01
Posts: 277
Loc: Maine
A 10/22 can go to .172 but not .17HMR. Need the 10/22M for that. Either way a bbl is obviously needed and at a minimum a new bolt handle. i used a ER Shaw bbl and a Magnum Research bolt handle.

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#1571785 - 07/30/07 Re: Converting the 10/22 to a 10/17 [Re: BlkHawk73]
crossfireoops Offline
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Registered: 01/06/05
Posts: 49390
Loc: Southeastern AZ
This might be worth a shot.

CCI Technical Support, Lewiston, Idaho

Ask for Coy Getman, he's as up to speed on the 17s as you'll find......helluva nice guy, to.

866 286 7436

coy dot getmanATK.com 'ya know close it all up and . , etc.

He helped me out with a bunch of rimfire pressure questions, and all of his advice worked for me.

Don't dismiss a quality re-line, for this job.....they're scary accurate, properly done......and Hammer Forged Chro-Mo will take the beating that a rig like this will inevitably endure.

GTC
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#1577897 - 08/01/07 Re: Converting the 10/22 to a 10/17 [Re: crossfireoops]
pullit Offline
Campfire Guide

Registered: 01/17/05
Posts: 4842
Loc: Middle/West Tennessee
you can convert a std 10/22 LR to a 10/17 17HRM. Go to http://WWW.Rimfirecentral.com and do a search. I got a little lost in what they were doing but it has been done.
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#1582447 - 08/04/07 Re: Converting the 10/22 to a 10/17 [Re: pullit]
GreenHornet47 Offline
Campfire Regular

Registered: 04/15/05
Posts: 1076
Loc: Michigan
There's a barrel and equipment to convert on Auction Arms right now offered by a gunsmith from the northwest US.

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#1582479 - 08/04/07 Re: Converting the 10/22 to a 10/17 [Re: pak]
Tom264 Offline
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Registered: 12/19/06
Posts: 21732
Loc: above you.....
Heres a link to a great place to deal with. Shooters discount I bought a Majestic arms 17 hm2 barrel and bolt package from them as well as a B&C stock to make this lil critter gitter. [img][/img] [img][/img]
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