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Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 01-08-2020, 04:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 640
Posted By drover
I am far from the Cooper expert and I have only...

I am far from the Cooper expert and I have only seen one 36 IR 50/50 but I recall it being more of a benchrest stock rather than a Classic stock, you may want to do some research to be sure of what...
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 01-08-2020, 04:19 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,015
Posted By drover
I strongly advise you to stay with your plan of a...

I strongly advise you to stay with your plan of a guide,lodging, etc, it is easy to be within a quarter of mile of a great PD town and not know it's there because it is just over the rise and you...
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 12-30-2019, 04:15 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 942
Posted By drover
Our group used to go around the middle to the end...

Our group used to go around the middle to the end of May and most years we would end up being rained out for a few days, we switched to the beginning of June to the middle of June and have had less...
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 12-24-2019, 01:02 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,093
Posted By drover
Unless you absolutely have to have a picatinney...

Unless you absolutely have to have a picatinney rail then Warne bases with a set of Burris Signature Zee rings are the answer, the Signature rings have a synthetic insert kit available with offsets...
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 11-13-2019, 01:25 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,018
Posted By drover
BCB, Since you have it in the Burris Siganture...

BCB,
Since you have it in the Burris Siganture rings why not just buy the Burris off-set inserts? I'll bet that using them you can end up with the crosshairs close enough to center that they won't...
Forum: Classifieds 10-14-2019, 08:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,008
Posted By drover
I have owned quite a few Coopers from early ones...

I have owned quite a few Coopers from early ones to late ones but I have never run across one with a trigger shaped like that one.
I wonder if someone may have recontoured the factory trigger. It...
Forum: Classifieds 10-10-2019, 11:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,008
Posted By drover
I have one that was on an older model 21, PM me...

I have one that was on an older model 21, PM me your text and I will take a picture to see if it is what you are looking for.

drover
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 10-01-2019, 03:29 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 9,493
Posted By drover
Sheep Picture - The sheep are eating dirt. I...

Sheep Picture -
The sheep are eating dirt. I know it sounds odd but there are minerals (nutrients) in the dirt so they paw and lick the dirt for the mineral content.


Bridge Picture -
Those...
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 09-26-2019, 03:46 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,570
Posted By drover
Anytime you are in the intermountain west it is a...

Anytime you are in the intermountain west it is a good idea to have some winter gear with you. Year round I keep at a minimum a jacket, a pair of gloves and a pull-over cap and a bit of food in very...
Forum: Classifieds 08-22-2019, 04:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 465
Posted By drover
Ooops !! I should have read your post a...

Ooops !!

I should have read your post a little closer.

Hope you find one.

Jim
Forum: Classifieds 08-22-2019, 02:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 465
Posted By drover
V. Here you go -...

V.

Here you go - https://www.natchezss.com/weaver-classic-k-4-rifle-scope-4x38mm-23-1-3-25-matte.html

This may have a bearing on your buying decision though, I recently read on a different...
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 08-05-2019, 11:18 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,526
Posted By drover
Just a thought for you before you ship it to...

Just a thought for you before you ship it to Cooper. Coopers are a 3-lug action and as a result have a steeper cam than 2-lug actions, this causes bolt lift to be a bit stiffer than what users of...
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 06-17-2019, 11:53 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,750
Posted By drover
Of course folks are free to support whoever they...

Of course folks are free to support whoever they want but they also have to be prepared to accept the consequences.

IMO it was not so much as who he chose to support but when the word got out that...
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 06-17-2019, 02:47 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,750
Posted By drover
Yep, Dan C. knew how to hire good people and...

Yep, Dan C. knew how to hire good people and build good rifles.

drover
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 06-13-2019, 02:50 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,750
Posted By drover
Along about that time Cooper was struggling...

Along about that time Cooper was struggling financially because of Dan Coopers's Obama debacle. He had made arrangements with a city in Ohio (which one I cannot remember) for some financial...
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 05-31-2019, 04:52 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,549
Posted By drover
I just hand-rubbed it in until it blended, no...

I just hand-rubbed it in until it blended, no dilution or thinner.
I would put a little on my fingertip and then using my fingers and palm rub it in, then when it was dry I put on another small...
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 05-26-2019, 03:23 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,549
Posted By drover
I have been to the factory numerous times and can...

I have been to the factory numerous times and can verify that up until about 5 or 6 years ago Deft was the finish they used. They began using Tru-Oil on the later ones, I never bothered to ask why...
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 05-18-2019, 10:32 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,399
Posted By drover
Good, I hope all is ok with the next scope. ...

Good, I hope all is ok with the next scope.

I have had a half-dozen V-24's and they have all been flawless. I currently have one on my One-Shot rifle and really like it for that application.
...
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 05-18-2019, 03:57 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,399
Posted By drover
V., I believe that your Kimber and the...

V.,

I believe that your Kimber and the Cooper 57M bases are the same. Take a look and see if they are, if so I am pretty sure I have an extra set of Warne bases and a set of Burris Signature Zee...
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 05-04-2019, 01:45 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,197
Posted By drover
PM sent drover

PM sent

drover
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 03-07-2019, 10:14 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,912
Posted By drover
This has been my method, it always worked well...

This has been my method, it always worked well for me.

drover
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 02-20-2019, 04:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 635
Posted By drover
Given the dollars that 541's are selling for...

Given the dollars that 541's are selling for these days I would sell it and build/buy something in a centerfire caliber.

drover
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 02-17-2019, 03:47 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,455
Posted By drover
I have ran into this twice after having a 700 223...

I have ran into this twice after having a 700 223 rebarreled (back to 223 again), in both instances I replaced the extractor and the issue was solved. Extractors are cheap and take about 10 minutes...
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 01-20-2019, 05:09 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,481
Posted By drover
What was all stainless??

What was all stainless??
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 01-19-2019, 11:34 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,481
Posted By drover
Cooper was running on such a financial shoestring...

Cooper was running on such a financial shoestring in its early years that it is impossible to say with any certainity whose barrels may have been on a rifle built then. It was more of a case of...
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