Look on Gun Broker. I understand there is spring and ball device that should stop this. We would use rocks and such as projectiles. Let me know if you take the barrel band off that way and if you get some 30 or 50 yard testing in. You have realistic look feel of the M1 BB gun! THIS CROSMAN M-1 CARBINE IS A PUSH BARREL SMOOTH BORE 22 SHOT GRAVITY FED MAGAZINE AND HAS THE 180 ROUND RESERVOIR CLIP . The Crosman M1 Carbine BB gun is of course based on the U.S. Army’s M1 Carbine from WW II. Hey, hey now. What do you mean by with the adl, adl. This bb gun is styled for shooters who appreciate the nostalgia of old-west Cowboy Action Shooters. This is a hard to find copy of the famous WWII military rifle and designed to appeal to American youths in the late 1960’s. They can also cover more area than you want . Firearm Discussion and Resources from AR-15, AK-47, Handguns and more! I have always been amazed by spear and javelin throwing. Pre-Owned. If the box weren’t there, the bb would just drop to the floor. Chris U I would for sure by one based on the 1077 and for sure one based on a Wildfire PCP. That is until the rifle is fired. Most times I am good. . Crosman 2240 Pro Kit .22. From the set screw marks, it was off a bit. But really the barrel band needs to be out of the equation bc so it no kind of way can be contacted. It has a wood stock, all original and is in fairly good condition. The gun now functions the way it should easily penetrating tin cans and cardboard boxes, which is all I can really ask of this considering it’s age. Quite interesting. They had already begun development on the Carbine and were not going to stop. Thank you very much for that! Not because of increased surface area, but rather that the flute bottoms are closer to the bore and will speed up “conduction”,.. the transfer of heat. Cobalt327 The recoil of the gun when the air blast happens. In some ways, it was more like WW1. Then I’m betting your gun could be more accurate if the barrel band was out of the equation. Hit me up at the bottom, if you want to reply. The Gun Rack. But, because it was a long gun and also carried the moniker caliber .30 M1 (but it chambered a much smaller cartridge than the Garand), soldiers mentally transferred the status of the M1 Garand to the Carbine and tried to imagine it as a battle rifle. He had them wrapped up in tissue paper or something and tucked inside a photo album. I don’t know just what Chris wants to get hot . 3 photos. The Crosman Model M-1 Carbine was first manufactured in 1966. for this topic! The barrel band closer to the breech helps things better than farther away from the breech. I can tell you it did not hurt as bad as being shot by someone at a paintball tournament. Then we will all know. Receive 10% off your next order when you sign up for PyramydAir.com emails. What if that does change the harmonics in the barrel. As a kid, out Scoutmaster taught us how to fashion various weapons. I got my Crosman M1 one year ago at the Middletown gun show. This gun is going to be very pretty, it also will have the Maple handgrips… why not it’s my only birthday present and I have to buy it myself. I have played with heat guns before,.. and yes,.. they get very hot. I would say the barrel with flat sides would be stronger. Speaking of MASH units. Vintage 1960s Crosman M-1 M1 Carbine BB Gun Air Rifle Front Band Parts Only. Crosman 1377 Custom Carbine 177 Caliber Upgraded Parts. Non corrosive .45 ammo could have been loaded for the carbine, but there was so much corrosive .45 ammo in service, that it would have been impossible to prevent its use in the carbines. Tim Dyson Air Guns. I would be very interested to hear about the .22 rimfire version. Fire the gun and we if the needle on the he indicator moves. Cobalt327 $29.99 + $6.99 Shipping. A rifle with 15 rounds of .45 ACP would be fairly heavy, as would be the extra ammo to lug around, plus the heavy, low velocity .45 would drop quite quickly. 8 @ 47mm., 6 @ 35mm. Not because on inconvenience, but for safety concerns. Bob—The short stroke piston system needed non corrosive ammo. I wonder?,… Can I have my paycheck sent directly to P.A.? He preferred the quick handling Carbine to a 12 gauge shotgun. Today’s report and the comments have been informative for me, to be sure. It adds leverage and speed. being I had an extra barrel I decided to take it all apart and clean it up and purchase some new seals for it. Really? No doubt the V-350 is alot more BB gun! $19.99. It looks and even operates like the original. Weight is a factor. YOU ARE IN THE RIGHT PLACE TO GET CHEAP PRICES PRODUCTS HERE.Crosman M1 Carbine Bb Air Rifle And Edgun Matador 22 Air Rifle On Sale . I’m guessing it’s metal. Chris U Before that can be done we must determine Who is on first. Barrel stiffness would dictate the length. The cocking method, the air valve and the rear sight all qualify. But at least modding a air gun is a bit cheaper than modding a race car. The Crosman M-1 is mainly a replica of the U.S. M1 30 caliber carbine. If you aimed it down it would let the BB roll out of the barrel sometimes too, but not always. 30-30. With that short of a barrel will I notice much of an improvement in velocity with the power pack plus kit? Two things about the M1 Carbine give away its operation. Either way, much reduced to what is 60′-80′ above. THIS IS THE FIRST YEAR WITH THE WOOD STOCK AND FORE GRIP IT IS STYLED AFTER THE US M-1 30 CALIBER CARBINE . [Last Edit: 10/2/2020 2:19:05 PM EST by BlaineBug], [Last Edit: 12/4/2019 2:13:29 PM EST by Vdab890], [Last Edit: 12/6/2019 4:39:13 PM EST by BlaineBug], [Last Edit: 3/20/2020 2:07:14 PM EST by osprey21], [Last Edit: 10/2/2020 2:10:29 PM EST by BlaineBug]. I did see 1 set screw for the barrel on the scope rail. 5 shots each = 75 shots. Album here: SOLD. Whole thing was necessary to get the barrel out . Don’t know. So not really a good shooting day for groups. The firearm is my S’G’ collector’s gun that has a late-issue bayonet lug under the barrel. Heading out now, after making up some targets. Could it be related to a clay pigeon thrower? Today is mowing and catching up on some other outdoor stuff. Delivery Wed, Oct 14 - Thu, Oct 15. I have too many EE listings so this listing has fallen out of the bunch that I can manage to mark as sold. This BB gun is very hard to cock, even for adults. The barrel must be pushed forward again before firing. As for your question, if the barrel is too thin, it would have too much “flop” so to speak. MASH was probably one of my favorite programs to watch when it was on as a series. You keep following him and fixing his mess ups. It is fine for that. For all of that year and the next it had a genuine wood stock. You are trying to make sense of Army decisions! 5 shot groups, 4 groups each way. This is a hard to find copy of the ... £ 250. So he we go again variables. At 100 yards, once it’s sighted (and if your eyesight is good), you can punch out 2 inch groups all day. Here the barrel has been pulled back and the gun is now cocked. That love sets the stage for the Crosman M1 Carbine. Bob, just speculating but I think, from what I’ve read, that the Army was willing to trade the short-range effectiveness of the .45 ACP round for the lightweight, higher capacity, and accuracy of the .30 round. No luck on getting the LDC adapter off despite substantial heat. You know Crosman will sell a barrel band by itself. You on the way back? Chris U Remember forward of that small flat head screw under the bolt that is helping secure the breech. (?). That’s a huge difference. PS– It should have had a CO2 version. It sold under the Iver Johnson name, also. I was given a WW2 M1 last year–manufactured in late 1942 by Inland, a division of GM. I’ll get to that in a moment, but most of the guns you’ll see will be worn from handling around the front sight, which is always used as an anchor when cocking. You also eliminate a lot of hold-over – ~850 fps vs ~ 1,400 fps — making the rifle MUCH easier to use at mid-range by the relatively inexperienced troops it was intended for. There is nothing holding the breech down out past the transfer port blast. Before I became B.B. From hunters and military members, to competition shooters and general firearm enthusiasts, we welcome anyone who values and respects the way of the firearm. Really though, I think that the barrel is too thin and too long to go unsupported. The barrel is going to flex a given amount for each paticular length barrel. I have the movie, and although it is a good one, Hollywood played loose with the facts, as they often do. Good memories. While not the exactly the same, I believe this dovetails with what DavidEnoch wrote about lowering the rear sight rather that raising the front sight above the target. This one is a first variant … The Carbine inherited all of that, so it’s a powerful gun. A Crosman M1 Carbine. This family of BB guns has a completey different powerplant from the classic Daisy Red Ryder gun. Never tried it, either. Thanks again. This mostly offsets the extra 2#s of the M1. What if the gun does get more accurate. If I can find a place where I have the distance and permission, I would like to do some distance shooting (with or without a ladder sight). He usually carried a pair of S&W Model 10s ,and a Colt Cobra for backup. I would have thought that it was just a kids toy, Thanks to your report in the archives , I knew that it was a historic , accurate bb gun. Chris U But the side hole is slightly further back from the BB feed hole. Then we would open fire with the bow and arrow or air guns. The M1 Carbine first came out in 1966. This is a tangential question that is slightly off topic but I am curious as to the historical reason why the military decided to make the M-1 Carbine in .30 caliber to replace the 1911 handgun because “the Army felt that too many soldiers could not shoot the pistol accurately”. It was close. What is the “standard” for unsupported limits? What is too long of a unsupported barrel length. THE RIFLE IS ALL METAL EXCEPT FOR THE STOCK, THIS RIFLE WAS FOUND UP IN A SMALL LOFT IN AN OLD GARAGE THAT WAS BEING DEMOLISHED BY A FRIEND OF MINE. It shoots flat and true with literally no recoil. We would go as far as cutting off a branch from a tree and skinning the small twigs and bark off of it. In 1968 Crosman began producing the gun with a synthetic stock they called Croswood, and production continued until 1976. It was not easy to clean, under combat conditions. We would even try to get a straight small branch and cut a notch in it for the string and sharpen a point on it with our knifes. Second is a safety issue. Thanks to B.B. Sometimes, not so much depending on direction. The barrel must be cocked for each shot, but the inline BB magazine holds 22 BBs that are gravity-fed at cocking. . Lost the front sight somewhere along the way, but it still shots hard. Crosman M-1 Carbine First Variant Wood Stock Mfg 1966. When I had the band loose, I did adjust it slightly so that the barrel did “float”. I have 5 1/8″ open space to the rear and 2 1/8″ to the front from factory position. Carbine buffs should read the ( formerly ) secret report—-USE OF INFANTRY WEAPONS AND EQUIPMENT IN KOREA. . But the other part of the job was shooting his M1 to make sure a area was secure before they started their surveying. I knew at some point in time I would be taking my Maximus apart in one way or another. BTW, the .30 cal round at 100 yards hits with the force of 626 lbs-ft of energy. He told us not to hesitate to use it, and ground that into us. Check my images now, I have hosted elsewhere. The Crosman full auto family is all about excitement. First, it shoots with almost no power where it can’t even penetrate a thin card board box at about ten feet. Just a length change. Just wondering. But that hold the gun down on a rest as if you have it in a gun vise. That was a rifle that supposedly was to replace the M1911A1 pistol, because the Army felt too may soldiers could not shoot the pistol accurately enough. Would it be stronger than a round barrel? Buy, Sell, and Trade your Firearms and Gear. 1/2″ movements makes that a 15 movement exercise. Basically give the string a spin and let go of one end to sling the rock at the target. I ordered one in .22 with the 10.1″ Crosman barrel as the longer barrels just looked too ungainly. But ok will be watching for the report. It was a beautifully conceived gun but it had its problems. Thanks for posting it. Tomorrow is supposed to be nicer, so I may get out and retry it at 30 and 50, with and without the barrel/barrel band set screw. You seem to be revisiting my childhood, Tom. So two benefits with the barrel band closer back towards the breech. , I may throw one in on the next order. Be very careful . If the .45 caliber was adequate for the handgun and submachine gun, then it should have been adequate for the carbine. Pump Pellet Air Rifle Rochester NY. I assume that the breech must be opened up? I have a photograph of my uncle Andy, my mother’s half-brother, shooting it. The 30-06 cartridge was used in the M-1 Garand and the BAR. Holding the barrel rigid might pick up on other things the gun does when firing. You could even save costs by adapting the magazine from the Thompson submachine gun. Well if it’s bumping the barrel band. I want to thank you for telling me more about “aiming” the mortar rounds. This rifle is a pre-order item call us on 01263 731585 to place a deposit. ... Glock 17 Umarex Gen4 .177 BB. They stayed with the .30 caliber but used a bigger cartridge allowing them to load more powder. Playing war and Cowboys and Indians was a big thing when I was a kid. Crosman 38t Pistol Parts 177 Pellet Oem Replacement Left Side Housing Lot 11. £174.00. Black Opps Tactical Gas Ram.22. Hope it works! Out’a here,…. Prior to heat,.. forget it. And as far as pay roll deduction goes. I don’t know M1 Carbines and V-350s that well. https://trainers4me.com/Backyard-Games-Crosman-2240/ They also offer a $99.99 two stage trigger for the 2240… you name it, they sell it. Thanks Those darn UTG’s got me plain *** spoiled! Steve. And thanks for making me remember. Tom Slocum is the man I mentioned. Either way, the fluted barrel looks WAY cooler! The Crosman M1 is mainly a replica of the U.S. M1 30 caliber carbine. So hopefully it’s that simple? $14.99. It’s my belief that the difficulty of cocking is what lead to the eventual demise of the gun. Thank you. The Crosman M-1 is a.177 caliber push barrel spring piston smooth-bore BB rifle with a twenty shot gravity fed magazine. Ya’ll enjoy the weekend and the airgun show tomorrow. I not only enjoy Tom’s articles and writing style but also the comments of his many readers. It was also the first air gun I had that would embed a BB in a 2 One guy I followed on the previous shift was natourious for leaving a machine not as good as could be. This page will help you ascertain when your Crosman gun was in production. I think I might still trim the trigger more to make it more blade like. My dad was in the Korean war. That’s kind of a generic term. Maybe it’s some type of Loctite or something they use. Depth of flute and width of flute I’m sure changes the strength of the barrel. Full Auto Airguns. It was made by Remington Rand. Crosman’s V-350 is at the heart of their M1 Carbine. If I had not read them , years ago, I would have been ignorant re this carbine. And in the Pacific theater it did become the weapon of choice for the front-line due to the short barrel and lightweight characteristics of both the rifle and ammo. Thank you sir, Springfield Armory M1A Underlever Pellet Rifle, Powered by WordPress. I also ordered the long steel breech mainly for strength because of the increased pressure the gun will be subjected too if I do my planned upgrade. (and) 8 @ 80 mm., 6 @ 37mm. And ok maybe your gun is good enough for what you got it for. However, there will be a point in which too light and to thin will have negative effects. That may be the reason we are seeing mini-tanks under the barrels. Thank you for this report! Ed I do believe Twotalon wanted a shroud off a Air Arms pcp. 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