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#192903 - 06/08/18 10:45 AM Barrel Thread Constriction - Best gunsmith?
SGalan
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I have a Ruger Blackhawk .44 Special. I am pretty sure that I have a barrel constriction in the thread/forcing cone area. It is causing some leading in that area of the bore.

I know it can be fire-lapped out, but I lack the time, experience and inclination to do it myself. Plus fire-lapping may take some serious time as S/S Ruger barrels are notoriously tough, so I've been told.

Who would you men recommend to throat it or remove the constriction themselves? I dearly love this revolver, so I want it done right.

Thanks,

SG


Edited by SGalan (06/08/18 11:55 AM)

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#192912 - 06/08/18 07:42 PM Re: Barrel Thread Constriction - Best gunsmith? [Re: SGalan]
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You might try Jack Huntington.
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