Forum Scope


Forum Options

Minimum search word length is 3 characters - maximum search word length is 84 characters
Lost password?
WACA Guest
Forum Posts: 33
Member Since:
June 15, 2014
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline
June 30, 2021 - 11:42 pm
sp_Permalink sp_Print sp_QuotePost

A few weeks I added a Model 63 to my collection. All original, not much wear an it’s a birth year rifle to boot. Tried some Winchester Super X 37 grain HP’s and some 40 grain HP ammo. At 20 yards they shot well for 66 year old eyes and barrel sights. As bad as I hate to say it, CCI Mini-Mag HP’s and solids beat the crap out of Winchester ammo in it. Ten shots with the CCI shells went into 1/2” for both HP and solids. Looks like I have another squirrel killer.


Northern edge of the D/FW Metromess
WACA Member
Forum Posts: 5187
Member Since:
November 7, 2015
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline
July 1, 2021 - 3:10 am
sp_Permalink sp_Print sp_QuotePost

Congrats, Tom. Nothing much sweeter than a good .22 Winchester. My 61 was made the year I was born, have a pretty nice 94 made the same year. My latest 63 was built the year my brother was born, 1958. Thanks for the tip on Mini-Mags, if this 63 makes it back from Cody I may shoot it.



Life Member TSRA, Endowment Member NRA
BBHC Member, TGCA Member
Smokeless powder is a passing fad! -Steve Garbe
I hate rude behavior in a man. I won't tolerate it. -Woodrow F. Call, Lonesome Dove
Some of my favorite recipes start out with a handful of depleted counterbalance devices.-TXGunNut
Presbyopia be damned, I'm going to shoot this thing! -TXGunNut
Forum Timezone: UTC 0
Most Users Ever Online: 778
Currently Online:
Guest(s) 110
Currently Browsing this Page:
1 Guest(s)
Top Posters:
clarence: 6518
TXGunNut: 5187
Chuck: 4669
steve004: 4344
1873man: 4330
Big Larry: 2359
twobit: 2323
mrcvs: 1772
TR: 1731
Forum Stats:
Groups: 1
Forums: 17
Topics: 12922
Posts: 112661


Member Stats:
Guest Posters: 1791
Members: 8932
Moderators: 4
Admins: 3