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Muzzy Squirrel hunt

Postby pjsoden » Wed Oct 04, 2017 1:44 pm

Headed out solo today down in my neck of the woods. Saw 6, got 1 and missed 2. Weather was great and had a nice morning out in the woods! The GM .32 strikes again. Tried to post a pic, but it said the file is too large. And I have no idea how to reduce it on my iPad

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Re: Muzzy Squirrel hunt

Postby ShawnT » Wed Oct 04, 2017 6:31 pm

Way to go Pete. :yeah: Can't help with the iPad thing. Don't have one.

Got a couple days off so hoping to go to the range in the morning. Want to shoot my 32's if the wind is good.
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Re: Muzzy Squirrel hunt

Postby Idaholewis » Thu Oct 12, 2017 10:11 pm

Green Mountain .32 Cal? Is it a 1" drop in they did for the TC Hawken/Renegades? What is the Twist rate?
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Re: Muzzy Squirrel hunt

Postby Saxtonyoung » Fri Oct 13, 2017 3:08 am

I'm interested in the answer to that question myself. Green Mountain made 32 caliber drop in barrels for 15/16" a 1" stocks but they also put out a limited edition of the 32 with a 24" octagon barrel with 1-48" twist matched up with a Knight DISC Extreme action.

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Re: Muzzy Squirrel hunt

Postby ShawnT » Fri Oct 13, 2017 11:15 am

Idaholewis wrote:Green Mountain .32 Cal? Is it a 1" drop in they did for the TC Hawken/Renegades? What is the Twist rate?

Nope. He has one of the rare GMB 32s. They are a copy of the Knight disc rifle. Bolt action. 209 primer. If I recall right they are a 48 twist.

Sort of a little brother of the GMB 54-120.

Both rifles were limited production.
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Re: Muzzy Squirrel hunt

Postby pjsoden » Fri Oct 13, 2017 7:31 pm

Shawn it correct. This is not the drop in barrel they made for some TC’s
By the way, I went out for a couple hours this morning, only saw one squirrel and he came home with me. Head shot at 25 yards.

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Re: Muzzy Squirrel hunt

Postby ShawnT » Fri Oct 13, 2017 7:51 pm

pjsoden wrote:Shawn it correct. This is not the drop in barrel they made for some TC’s
By the way, I went out for a couple hours this morning, only saw one squirrel and he came home with me. Head shot at 25 yards.

Are you shooting RB or conicals?
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Re: Muzzy Squirrel hunt

Postby pjsoden » Sat Oct 14, 2017 7:20 am

Shooting maxi balls behind15 grns t73f.

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Re: Muzzy Squirrel hunt

Postby ShawnT » Sat Oct 14, 2017 7:32 am

Idaholewis wrote:Green Mountain .32 Cal? Is it a 1" drop in they did for the TC Hawken/Renegades? What is the Twist rate?

Here is a pic of one. Sexy little rifle. :drool: :drool: :drool:

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Re: Muzzy Squirrel hunt

Postby ShawnT » Sat Oct 14, 2017 7:33 am

pjsoden wrote:Shooting maxi balls behind15 grns t73f.

Now I remember. Might have to try some in the Marathon if I don't opt to rebarrel.
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Re: Muzzy Squirrel hunt

Postby Saxtonyoung » Sat Oct 14, 2017 11:50 am

That's on nice looking rifle. They only made 250 of them so I know you don't have more than a 3 digit serial number.

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Re: Muzzy Squirrel hunt

Postby Idaholewis » Sat Oct 14, 2017 4:59 pm

ShawnT wrote:
Idaholewis wrote:Green Mountain .32 Cal? Is it a 1" drop in they did for the TC Hawken/Renegades? What is the Twist rate?

Here is a pic of one. Sexy little rifle. :drool: :drool: :drool:

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Re: Muzzy Squirrel hunt

Postby ShawnT » Sat Oct 14, 2017 6:09 pm

Idaholewis wrote:
ShawnT wrote:
Idaholewis wrote:Green Mountain .32 Cal? Is it a 1" drop in they did for the TC Hawken/Renegades? What is the Twist rate?

Here is a pic of one. Sexy little rifle. :drool: :drool: :drool:

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Yes sir, That's a fine lookin rifle!! How many dollars would it take to own that rifle?

The Main problem would be finding one! I personally never saw one for sale.
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Re: Muzzy Squirrel hunt

Postby pjsoden » Sun Oct 15, 2017 3:18 pm

Shawn, thanks for posting the pic.
When I spoke to Branch at Green Mountain after I got mine, he told me they were going to make 250 but only made 150 of these beauty’s.

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Re: Muzzy Squirrel hunt

Postby ShawnT » Sun Oct 15, 2017 10:18 pm

pjsoden wrote:Shawn, thanks for posting the pic.
When I spoke to Branch at Green Mountain after I got mine, he told me they were going to make 250 but only made 150 of these beauty’s.

Wow. I knew it was rare but that is even more so. I emailed them a few weeks ago when I was trying to get a GMB 54-120 that was on gunbroker. They emailed back quickly but told me "while GM may have made the GMB 54-120 they had no record of them". :(

If I were you I would never part with that little rifle. Just too cool of a rifle. :drool: :drool: I do appreciate seeing it used and cared for instead of being a safe queen too. Chasing Tree rats is what it was made for! :wink: :yeah:
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