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Ross MKII Bolt

Had a reader reach out asking some questions about his Ross MK II bolt. So this video is more directed at him personally.  But perhaps some of you MILSURP guys want a 5 minute gander at an honest to goodness Canadian made, Ross MKII that is marked as US Army Property?    Sincerely, Marky www.John1911.com “Shooting Guns & Having Fun”

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1905 Ross Rifle Function Test

It’s New Years weekend and the armory is slow. So it’s a perfect time to get something off my to-do list. Today I am function testing the US marked 1905 Ross Rifle. Caliber 303. When we initially purchased this gun, Freeze had to tear the weapon down and repair multiple cracks inside and out. He used a very strong epoxy …

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Ross 1905 Bolt Install

We had to make this for our own reference collection and figured many of you would also benefit from the video. How to install, or actually reinstall, the bolt on a Ross 1905 straight-pull rifle. There is a little trick to it! Marky www.John1911.com “Shooting Guns & Having Fun”

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EP64 – MP40 Re-Pop, Ghost Gun SIG P320, Ross Rifle Rehab Done

Episode 64 of the John1911 Podcast is live. Here are the issues we discuss   The Ross Rifle Rehab is done. IDF Mauser Slings. The Golden Age of Black Racism. Glock loses appeal on the SIG P320. DPRK “heart attacks”. Ghost Guns P320 Trigger Group? ANTIFA protestors get the beatdown. White Marble is racist? Freeze talks about his misspent youth. …

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A Rifle We Passed on – Ross 1905 Sporterzied

Occasionally. Not Often. But occasionally I get an email or private message that goes something like this, “I wish I could find the deals you guys do”. Or…”It must be nice to have the hook-up for all these guns”. The truth is, we don’t have any “hook-ups”. And frankly, we really don’t know that many people in the firearms business. …

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Ross Rifle Stock Cracks

We talked about the Ross Rifle project in Episode 57 of the John1911 Podcast. Here is a teaser pic of one of the cracks. If you want to know more give it a listen.   Freeze john1911.com “Shooting Guns & Having Fun”

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Ross Rifle Bayonet Fixed

Marky came across a smoking deal on a Ross Rifle Bayonet. We needed one for the Ross Rifle in the armory. And when we received it, there were a lot a good things about it, and one bad. First, I will say that it’s a Model 1905/1910 Mark I bayonet. This particular one was made in February 1910 as shown …

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Armory Chat EP11 — Ross Rifle Bayonet Drama

The best laid plans of mice and men. Canadian made, US marked Ross MKII rifle. We sourced a bayonet for it…and…I’ll let the video tell the rest of the story.   Marky www.john1911.com “Shooting Guns & Having Fun”

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Ross Rifle Bayonet

Some of our podcast listeners know we have been playing with a Canadian made, US marked Ross Rifle. It’s in 303 and is a Mark II military version…obviously. Well…it needs a bayonet…obviously. So…reached out to a known Bayo source we have a relationship with. Turns out they had a US marked Ross Rifle version in their possession. With a scabbard! …

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John1911 Podcast Ep48

The John1911 Podcast Episode 48 is now live.  LWRC gets Sweedish SF Rifle Contract  Trump goes after Boeing for Air Force One  Russians dump another plane in the sea Merkel to ban Burqa’s Felony arrest: 208mph Mustang The Queen of Riker’s Island A Fake US Embassy. Yes, really. Castro’s Funeral Jeep dies with him The Army-Navy game gets the respect …