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by bulm5
Mon Apr 01, 2019 1:53 pm
Forum: Valmet General Discussion
Topic: failure to cycle? - Valmet petra .308, pls help
Replies: 3
Views: 122

Re: failure to cycle? - Valmet petra .308, pls help

well, I think I nailed the cycling issue to choice of ammo, I used sako .308 rounds instead of PMP on my evening hunt today, and experienced no issue with cycling! even bagged an easter pig :-)
by bulm5
Sun Mar 31, 2019 8:38 am
Forum: Valmet General Discussion
Topic: failure to cycle? - Valmet petra .308, pls help
Replies: 3
Views: 122

Re: failure to cycle? - Valmet petra .308, pls help

Thank you very much, I checked the extractor and chamber, tomorrow I will go hunting after work and check what is happening when I fire the .308 sako cartridges, if they do not stick to the chamber and extract well I will start using these instead of the PMP for the hunt, and use the cheaper ammo fo...
by bulm5
Thu Mar 28, 2019 12:29 pm
Forum: Valmet General Discussion
Topic: failure to cycle? - Valmet petra .308, pls help
Replies: 3
Views: 122

failure to cycle? - Valmet petra .308, pls help

Hi all, Relying on your expertise! I have a semi auto Valmet Petra .308, I am using it for boar hunting. lately I have experienced some annoying failure to cycle a new round now and then, the empty case is not ejected and stays in the rifle after firing. Last time it happened I had a boar in my sigh...
by bulm5
Fri Nov 30, 2018 1:54 pm
Forum: The Marketplace
Topic: Threading alignment tool for threading .308 barrel to 5/8 -24
Replies: 0
Views: 615

Threading alignment tool for threading .308 barrel to 5/8 -24

Hello,

I sell a 5/8-24 threading alignment tool (TAT), essential die starter for .308 barrel threading, used successfully only once, brand new, high quality.
price is 12 USD shipping air mail included worldwide. payment via paypal.

Thank you and best regards,

fred
by bulm5
Fri Nov 30, 2018 1:48 pm
Forum: The Marketplace
Topic: 16mm threaded barrel adapter with thread protector
Replies: 0
Views: 321

16mm threaded barrel adapter with thread protector

Hello, I sell a brand new custom made 16mm threaded barrel adapter with the thread protector, internal diameter is 8mm (good for .308 or .223) easy to fit to any barrel with an outer diameter of 16mm. 1 Allen screw is keeping it in place. Thread Pitch is 1/2'' UNF, standard pitch for suppressor & mu...
by bulm5
Fri Nov 30, 2018 1:34 pm
Forum: The Marketplace
Topic: Maglite suppressor elements for sale
Replies: 0
Views: 328

Maglite suppressor elements for sale

Hello, I successfully completed my maglite suppressor project for a Valmet .308 so I am selling all the spare parts that I have and do not use, all will be shipped as maglite parts, no issue to import the parts but once you assemble them to have a functioning suppressor, you should abide by the laws...
by bulm5
Fri Nov 30, 2018 12:02 pm
Forum: The Marketplace
Topic: clamp-on PGW (made in canada) Muzzle break .308 for Valmet
Replies: 0
Views: 175

clamp-on PGW (made in canada) Muzzle break .308 for Valmet

Hello, I have threaded the barrel of my Valmet .308 so I am selling a high quality & high precision clamp-on Muzzle PGW TYP5 V2 break for Valmet .308 barrel (16mm). the muzzle break was manufactured by PGW defence technology inc. in Canada (http://www.pgwdti.com/) very useful to counter recoil and r...
by bulm5
Sat Nov 17, 2018 2:10 am
Forum: Valmet General Discussion
Topic: Riihimäki - land of Valmet
Replies: 3
Views: 487

Riihimäki - land of Valmet

After buying my Valmet petra I had the chance to visit Riihimäki, where the Sako/Valmet factory is located in Finland, a nice little town surrounded by woods (well, all towns are surrounded by woods in Finland!), there is a very nice hunting museum 5 mn away from the factory with a great collection ...
by bulm5
Fri Nov 16, 2018 12:12 pm
Forum: Valmet General Discussion
Topic: Valmet Petra build
Replies: 8
Views: 2356

Re: Valmet Petra build

well done! I tested a few silencer designs of my own making using maglite D cell tubes and all kinds of adapters, spacers and baffles, I managed to reduce the sound by approx 50% so far but will improve, good enough already not to wear any ear protection...after a few trial with wobbly adapters I en...
by bulm5
Fri Nov 16, 2018 11:49 am
Forum: Valmet General Discussion
Topic: valmet stock adapters options?
Replies: 9
Views: 1495

Re: valmet stock adapters options?

Hi! I was searching for a replacement stock (with or without a pistol grip) for my valmet petra .308 for a while, finally I fitted an ATI foldable stock that I had on my Remington 887 shotgun before I sold it, surprisingly it is not too ugly and fitting quite well! no alteration to the rifle and no ...
by bulm5
Fri Jun 15, 2018 12:25 pm
Forum: Valmet General Discussion
Topic: Valmet Petra hunting rifle...
Replies: 3
Views: 1695

Valmet Petra hunting rifle...

Hello all, Here is my Valmet Petra .308 purchased in Germany, the rifle is very good and hard hitting on hogs... I replaced the wood stock with an ATI foldable stock and swapped the handguard with an UTG quad rail for flashlight and bipod, not very pretty but functional and scratch-free in the dense...