Vintage box with a cool mount

Go down

Vintage box with a cool mount

Post by Multiracer on Fri Nov 17, 2017 2:12 pm

A gentleman that knew I was shooting precision pistol gave me this original Pachmyer box today. I intend to place my iron sight guns in it.
Can anyone identify this mount ?
Or possibly the original owner was tool maker, it has a bronze collet with a ball ended thumbscrew to tighten it. I am thinking some sort of pole with an adjustable mount ?

https://i.servimg.com/u/f62/19/64/86/35/img_2010.jpg

Multiracer

Posts : 565
Join date : 2017-03-15
Location : North Ohio

Back to top Go down

Re: Vintage box with a cool mount

Post by Chris Miceli on Fri Nov 17, 2017 2:52 pm

Looks like you could put your brass catcher in there
avatar
Chris Miceli

Posts : 2638
Join date : 2015-10-27
Location : Northern Virginia

Back to top Go down

Re: Vintage box with a cool mount

Post by AllAces on Fri Nov 17, 2017 3:54 pm

Appears to be a well crafted shop built mount. I've seen one similar mount at Perry with knurled knobs that the shooter built in their home machine shop.
avatar
AllAces

Posts : 714
Join date : 2011-08-30

Back to top Go down

Re: Vintage box with a cool mount

Post by Multiracer on Fri Nov 17, 2017 6:31 pm

Chris Miceli wrote:Looks like you could put your brass catcher in there



Maybe you could....leftie !

Multiracer

Posts : 565
Join date : 2017-03-15
Location : North Ohio

Back to top Go down

Re: Vintage box with a cool mount

Post by Keithcrc on Mon Nov 20, 2017 2:26 pm

Pretty sure that is shop made. Nicely done too.
avatar
Keithcrc

Posts : 44
Join date : 2017-08-18

Back to top Go down

This mount has a goofy size in the collet .787"

Post by Multiracer on Thu Dec 14, 2017 6:09 pm

So no matter what I tried nothing came close to fitting, pipe, tube, rod.
So I was in the shop fitting a new NG scope to a new indoor box and for grins I took the tube mount out of the package and by God it fits and is telescopic !





Multiracer

Posts : 565
Join date : 2017-03-15
Location : North Ohio

Back to top Go down

Re: Vintage box with a cool mount

Post by Multiracer on Wed Dec 27, 2017 3:16 pm

OK, so now the next question for you experienced shooters. Why did they install this false wall in the lower section of this box ?
There is no rear door for access.
It is really making things cramped . Can I just knock it out without ruining all the covering ?




Multiracer

Posts : 565
Join date : 2017-03-15
Location : North Ohio

Back to top Go down

Re: Vintage box with a cool mount

Post by STEVE SAMELAK on Wed Dec 27, 2017 4:53 pm

A relatively safe spot for the scope to sleep in front & a place to accumulate "essentials" in the back?
avatar
STEVE SAMELAK

Posts : 527
Join date : 2011-06-10

Back to top Go down

Re: Vintage box with a cool mount

Post by Sponsored content


Sponsored content


Back to top Go down

Back to top


 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum