Pump Action .22?

Discussion in 'The Powder Keg' started by Jiro, Oct 5, 2009.

  1. Jiro

    Jiro G&G Newbie

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    Sorry I wanted to change the title of my old thread to get some more attention to you pump guys if you saw it.




    I recently said in my other thread I held unto a Winchester pump and really liked it.

    In your opinion what is the best value pump action .22 today.

    Those Rossi and Taurus ones look pretty good to me since they are a copy of the Winchester....and I assume the Rossi and the Taurus are the same gun.


    Then I looked online at a Remington...hrm on that one.

    So suggestions? I think a pump action might be more economical for me than a bolt action...and I always wanted a Western style firearm to add to my collection.
     
  2. White Rook

    White Rook G&G Evangelist

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    I do believe that Henry also makes a pump 22. Is a pump 22 "Supremely Viable"? I'm sorry...
     
  3. Jiro

    Jiro G&G Newbie

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    Hrm you mean a pump .22 is not a good buy and will tear up?
     
  4. DaTeacha

    DaTeacha Things are not what they seem. Forum Contributor

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    I never thought of a pump as a western style gun. Western long guns to me are falling blocks, rolling blocks, or lever guns. Too many cowboy movies I guess.
     
  5. Jiro

    Jiro G&G Newbie

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    Well it's got a cowboy look to it. I'm not saying it is a cowboy gun....but I know they are the rifles used in those fair environments.
     
  6. big boomer

    big boomer G&G Enthusiast

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    I like the Winchester repo's Like Taurus makes except for the safety it is in the wrong place and ugly but other than that they will last a lifetime.
     
  7. big shrek

    big shrek G&G Evangelist

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    remington makes a good pump .22lr

    Found an old Winchester Pump in a pawn shop earlier...marked for $600

    I ain't paying THAT much for it ;)

    Rossi also makes/made a nice pump .22

    All the Marlin pumps are pre-1941...so most are either safe queens or beat to heck old shooters.
     
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  8. srt 10 jimbo

    srt 10 jimbo G&G Evangelist Forum Contributor

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    I've got an old Winchester model 1890, was made in 1906, octagon barrel and all. Think these were used in early carnivals and shooting ranges.
     
  9. Krag 30-40

    Krag 30-40 G&G Newbie

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    Colt Lightning-calibers from .22 on up to .50.Not very successfull but they are making repros in some of the pistol caliber rifles.Expensive too.
     
  10. Rex in OTZ

    Rex in OTZ G&G Evangelist

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    Taurus.

    Never met a Taurus long arm I dident like, only plastic on them is the butt unless its equiped with fire sights.
     
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  11. Jiro

    Jiro G&G Newbie

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    **** I can't find a single taurus around online.
     
  12. Jiro

    Jiro G&G Newbie

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  13. blaster

    blaster G&G Evangelist

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    for $125 that Rossi looks good. I believe the Rossi s don't have that ridiculuose saftey that the Feds made Taurus put on that classic design for import B.S. regs.
     
  14. Jiro

    Jiro G&G Newbie

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    I found a practically new Taurus online that I'm biding on right now...so we'll see how that goes.

    If it goes my way I'm getting it and if not I'll buy the Rossi.
     
  15. Tack Driver

    Tack Driver G&G Evangelist

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  16. nathangdad

    nathangdad G&G Newbie

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    I feel the best quality pump

    would be the Henry although it comes at a higher price than most pumps on the marketplace. Personally, if you can afford the Henry then go for it.
     
  17. big shrek

    big shrek G&G Evangelist

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    For $125??

    JUMP ON IT!!

    you can always Gunkote it ;)
     
  18. Jiro

    Jiro G&G Newbie

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  19. big shrek

    big shrek G&G Evangelist

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    I honestly believe that the world needs a MODERN-LOOKING PUMP action .22lr offering.

    Anyone got pull with Benelli??
     
  20. Jiro

    Jiro G&G Newbie

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