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Hw44 Stock - Improvements?

Discussion in 'Air Pistols' started by Cottonpickers, Jul 1, 2019.

  1. carnivore

    carnivore Big Poster

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    Nice work all around, guys. I wish I had your skills.
     
  2. Peter John Boyse

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    Well..... What can I say. That latest mod is real CLASS

    Looks like you have yourself a class product for the 44.


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    He's got skills that pay the bills. :cool:
     
  4. Paul55

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    What a fantastic piece of kit. If it was me I'd get the design registered before someone pinches your design. It's definitely put an HW44 back on my wish list again.
     
  5. Montala

    Montala Well-Known Member

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    I am impressed... well done that man! :)
     
  6. mip55

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    Lovely work cottonpicker. I’m shortly to take delivery of an HW44 and moderator. What I’d like to do is keep the mod attached and buy a suitably sized pistol case for transport - I’d like to keep the stock, if possible, in the case too.
     
  7. mip55

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    DOH! Sent before finishing, damned iPad has a mind of its own! My query was one of dimensions. Before trying to source a case I need to try and establish what will fit where, pistol / moderator and stock. Please could you let me know overall length / width. Many thanks
     
  8. Cottonpickers

    Cottonpickers Donator

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    When on the gun its 74.5 cm long (including the Weihrauch silencer) and on its own its 31cm long and 17.5cm high
     
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  9. HW100Tuning

    HW100Tuning Straight Pride

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    So now what you have is a 6ft lb rifle????
     
  10. mip55

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    Many thanks Cottonpickers. Once I pick up the pistol and find a suitable case I’ll be in touch!

    What I’ll have is a very accurate pistol which I’m hoping to get some enormous fun out of - never a replacement for my rifle but a flexible short range addition to the armoury
     
  11. Cottonpickers

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    mip: great stuff. the 44 is nice :)

    hw: For me I need something quiet in the garden - not a lot of range, so its why I got the pistol. I'd like a rifle - For the accuracy, engineering and power but the reality is that its a bit pointless for me really. I'd need to take it to a range to really use it, and I don't do that often. However, with what I have got I get twice the fun when I add the stock - suddenly I can easily hit those chalk targets and the tiny spinners, but I equally like to go back to the pistol. Anyway - I'm having fun which is what its all about.
     
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    Cottonpickers,
    I can't find your stock in eBay anymore.
    Are you still making it?
     
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    I was doing some measurements with a long eye relief scope (PAO 2-8x32) and I found the ideal length to be added by the stock is 38cm in order to use 8x magn. Additionally need to have an extended scope mount which send the scope about an inch forward.
    Using a shorter stock I will need a rail extender pushing the scope even forward to be able to use the 8x magn. This option keeps the ”rifle" compact but will lose a bit of balance.
     
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  14. Cottonpickers

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    I’ve stopped selling currently while I improve the design - I am strengthening it.
     
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    How's it coming along?
     
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