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Good day from the piedmont in NC

Post by monadh » Sat Mar 16, 2019 4:08 pm

Hello all! After a several month search/sign up for waitlist/waiting for a H012CC, I finally found one on Gunbroker and I picked it up yesterday. I know there is an unspoken rule on every forum that there must be pictures or it ain't true, but trust me that when I say the color case hardened rifle is one of my most beautiful rifles, I am speaking the truth. I will take it to the range soon for a test.

I do want to ask a question even though I have not done a search yet (my account was just approved): I am considering a Skinner peep sight. Can you give me any guidance? Do you really have to replace the front sight?

Looking forward to your thoughts.
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Re: Good day from the piedmont in NC

Post by monadh » Sat Mar 16, 2019 4:13 pm

Never mind about the question regarding Skinner. I found some answers.
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Re: Good day from the piedmont in NC

Post by Cofisher » Sat Mar 16, 2019 4:15 pm

It's a toss up on the express sight. My Low Pro did not require a new front sight. Good luck and welcome from Nebraska.
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Re: Good day from the piedmont in NC

Post by CT_Shooter » Sat Mar 16, 2019 4:22 pm

monadh wrote:Hello all! After a several month search/sign up for waitlist/waiting for a H012CC, I finally found one on Gunbroker and I picked it up yesterday. I know there is an unspoken rule on every forum that there must be pictures or it ain't true, but trust me that when I say the color case hardened rifle is one of my most beautiful rifles, I am speaking the truth. I will take it to the range soon for a test.
Welcome to the forum from CT. Congratulations on your new, beautiful Rifle and be sure to give us a range report.
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Re: Good day from the piedmont in NC

Post by JEBar » Sat Mar 16, 2019 5:17 pm

welcome indeed .... delighted to have another Carolinian join our forum .... our Henry 44 Mag is one of our favorites and you will find a large and growing number of folks here who have them ....we bought ours prior to them being offered with a CCH finish .... looking forward to your future post as you get to know yours better .... feel free to read and post often .... will you be firing factory ammo or do you load your own .... will yours be used for hunting .... please take a look at our How Many ? thread (link below) and add yours to our community's total


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Re: Good day from the piedmont in NC

Post by ESquared » Sat Mar 16, 2019 5:25 pm

Welcome to the forum from KC! As noted, there are lots of 44 Mag owners and fans here, and a growing number of CCH owners (I'm among them), so congrats on picking up a prized offering from HRA!
Look forward to your continuing impressions and range reports along the way as you get to know and shoot it!
The suitability of the Skinner depends on your eyes and your intended uses and shooting distances. There are lots of great posts in the "Scopes and Sights" sub-forum than may help.
Congrats and Welcome again!
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Re: Good day from the piedmont in NC

Post by PT7 » Sat Mar 16, 2019 5:27 pm

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Welcome from the Show-Me-State...

Congrats on getting a Henry Big Boy. There are a bunch of us BB owners on the Forum.
You've chosen a cool Henry, and partnered up with a good group! ;)
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Re: Good day from the piedmont in NC

Post by Mags » Sat Mar 16, 2019 6:26 pm

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We believe you, but ya still should show us some pictures.
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monadh wrote:... I say the color case hardened rifle is one of my most beautiful rifles, I am speaking the truth.
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Re: Good day from the piedmont in NC

Post by The Wiz » Sat Mar 16, 2019 8:40 pm

Welcome!
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Re: Good day from the piedmont in NC

Post by The Wiz » Sat Mar 16, 2019 8:41 pm

Welcome!
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Vietnam, Cambodia, DMZ
101st Airborne, Recon. ( Where in the heck are we?)
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Uberti .45 LC
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