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Re: TD Muzzle Crown

Posted by Dick Hosmer on Wednesday, 22 January 2014, at 1:01 p.m., in response to TD Muzzle Crown, posted by John Garratt on Wednesday, 22 January 2014, at 12:02 p.m.

First and foremost, I would seek the advice of a real TD barrel expert, such as Bobby Hoyt, of PA.

How much of the barrel is distorted? I'll bet it goes back further than just the crown. Perhaps a bit of shortening, MAYBE, MAYBE some CAREFUL, LOCALIZED lapping? Worst case would be a reline.

For collector purposes, I'd say it could be cut NO more than 1/10" and recrowned, without serious impact.


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