Noeland: Great video. I've been thinking about adding one of these hammer extensions to my lever action rifle just for leverage but I was curious how they mounted. I was not sure if you had to drill and tap.
John Doe:+TWANGnBANG Do you use loctite or anything similar on your screws for scope rings? If so what color or type?
Hebrews5: How did you attach the hammer extension? Never mind I see it has a set screw. Thanks Nice Video.
WarHorse1897: Excellent, Thank You.
Matthew Candel: I have the Mueller APT also. It is on my Remington R25 and I love it. I would like to put one on my Savage 30 06 I just don't know if it would hold up. Anyone know if it will hold up on a 30 06?
Meredith Goerlich: I just pickup up a combo deal for this rifle in 30.06 and 20 gauge. The guy had already modded the hammer. :)
hunter edgecomb: Found out its easier to just buy a see thru scope mount for like $24
sinandpunishment: I'm sure you know this, but the bluing pen doesn't work for all metals. There are different types of bluing for brass and aluminum as well. I've ran into the same issue with that pen as my vise had scratched an upper I was working on. For new guys out there, painting is ok, but remember if it gets hot; think about what your putting on it and make sure it's made for that application.
MrPunish44: tried this using Leupold low PRWs, uncle mikes hammer extension, and a Nikon P-300 Blackout Rifle Scope 2-7x 32mm. The scope still does not make clearance due to the size, shape, and location of the power magnification dial. A few notes though, the unlocking lever is loose and tends to snag/rub the extension spur. (especially when gravity pulls it out, such as deroostering with the muzzle skyward) i had to grind the edges of both the lever and the extension spur to ensure they would not ever contact. I used an angle grinder and it made short work of the hammer. I cut a 90 deg relief into the hammers base where it widens out to help seat the ext. lower rather than open up the inside of the extension, this ensured a tight snug fitment when installed.
TWANGnBANG: That would make for an awful cheek weld. Lower rings are better, and it was easy to do.
Nakoa Warrior: GET HIGHER SCOPE RINGS
Johnny Franklin: I have a Handi in S&W 500 Mag. I don't have any stringing problems. Only problem I have is recoil.
Thomas Ainlay: What did you add under the forend stock screw?
TWANGnBANG: I tried it again, and frankly, I'm not too excited about it. I'd get an AAC Micro 7 instead.
TWANGnBANG: It is a camera accessory thumb screw. You can buy these at camera shops or online.
StachiBCNR33: Just let us know when you tried it out again! I'm thinking about getting one too, but I'm only allowed 2 Guns per Half Year by law. If the Gun's Sh!t, I lost one Slot and am practically stuck with it :(
iamTFT: what thumb screw are you using for your forend?
Homemade Guns: Cool! Great job!
SuperGreatObserver: Great job!!! Fantastic!!
TWANGnBANG: I think so, but I have been too busy working on a video tribute to my grandfather to get to the range to confirm.
Handi-Rifle Hammer Mod! Getting Clearance for a Scope5
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