Test fitting the XS Sights Lever Scout Mount on the Glenfield 30, and attempting to figure out how to remove the forearm for cleaning. Have a good laugh as I miss the obvious...
WCChapin | Glenfield 30 “Scout” – Part 1 | Taking a Look at the Rifle and XS Sights Lever Scout Mount
Revisiting a set aside Lever Action Scout Rifle project from a few years ago.
Sometimes the solution is simple - removing the magazine tube releases the pressure from the front cap, and allows the forearm to be lifted free!
While checking the forearm clearance around the XS Sights Lever Scout Mount, I decided to disassemble the action for a good cleaning. This was my first time taking a Marlin apart...
The rifle action has been cleaned and reassembled - moving on to preparations for mounting the XS Sights Lever Scout Mount.
Validating the 30-30 Winchester recipe suggested by Georgiaboy44 for "Glenda" - my Glenfield 30 lever action "Scout" rifle.
Mounting the XS Sights Lever Scout Mount requires dressing down the mounting "jackscrew" that fits into the rear sight dovetail.
A pleasant February afternoon evaluating a 30-30 Winchester recipe suggested by Georgiaboy44.
Mark gives the XS Sights Lever Scout Mount a try on the Glenfield 30 with his favorite light .30-30 Winchester cast bullet load.