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ttocsej
June 28, 2011, 03:32 PM
I have an early H&R Sportsman 22 long rifle, with a milled Cylinder Catch. I need a new one and can only find the later Cylinder Catch spring. Will this work on this older gun? Please Advise. Kind Regards ttocsej

Unclenick
June 30, 2011, 04:51 PM
I believe that came up in an earlier thread and it turned out that the later spring could be trimmed to fit if it didn't fit as-is. Search on the subject and make sure that matches what you're speaking of.

oneoldsap
June 30, 2011, 07:40 PM
Are you talking about the catch that keeps the Cylinder in place when the Top Break action is opened . If you are , GunParts Corp. has them in stock !

Hawg
June 30, 2011, 08:19 PM
He's talking about the catch that retains the cylinder. You can see it in this pic just forward of the cylinder.

http://i7.photobucket.com/albums/y269/rebel727/H%20and%20R/100_3392.jpg

oneoldsap
July 1, 2011, 02:52 PM
GunPartsCorp $6.25 !

Hawg
July 1, 2011, 05:02 PM
GunPartsCorp $6.25 !

That's for the later model 999 but it should work. Might take a little fitting.