30 30 companion for a rifle

Discussion in 'Firearms' started by OldDude49, Nov 25, 2017.


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  1. OldDude49

    OldDude49 Just n old guy

  2. Seacowboys

    Seacowboys Senior Member Founding Member

    That is, I don't know. Personally, I remember buying a Ruger single six in .30 carbine and that is the most painful revolver I have ever fired because of the sharp report. It sort of made me shy of rifle calibers in a revolver. I do have a Wincherster in .45LC and couple of .45LC revolvers though.
     
  3. Southbound

    Southbound Monkey

    With my luck I'd be the guy who puts a dent in his skull. Although I think it would be fun as anything to squeeze a few rounds off just to say I did.
     
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  4. arleigh

    arleigh Goophy monkey

    That's why I made walnut thumb rest on my Ruger .44 mag. good common sense.
     
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  5. Sgt Nambu

    Sgt Nambu RIP 4/19/2018

    I’ve shot a Thompson Contender in .35 Remington. It was a bit of a handful. I’m guessing that
    MR revolver outdoor be significantly heavier! Be fun to shoot, though!
     
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  6. Dunerunner

    Dunerunner Brewery Monkey Moderator

    Ouch!! But I now......Want One!! :(
     
  7. techsar

    techsar Monkey+++

    That's why I got carbines in .357 and 9mm...not much need for a rifle caliber handgun around here.

    Of course, cut down .410 hulls work well in a Webley ;)
     
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  8. Seacowboys

    Seacowboys Senior Member Founding Member

    Never had a Webley, gonna get me one someday. Think I'll pass on that big ole revolver in .30-30 though. It's an interesting review for a hunting revolver. The .30-30 is not a high-pressure round and with that big cylinder and ten inch barrel, I'll her the recoil isn't too bad. I wouldn't want a ten inch revolver as a companion gun for a lever carbine or rifle. If I got one, it would be as a primary hunting weapon.
     
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