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Question H&R Barrel in .25-20?

Is there an H&R barrel chambered in .25-20 and if so, does anyone have one for sale? Prefer carbine, but would look at pistol length. Thanks for your help.
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Do you mean .25-20 Winchester or .25-20 Single Shot? Two very different cases.
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Do you mean .25-20 Winchester or .25-20 Single Shot? Two very different cases.
.25-20 Win.
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It was never a factory option, I only know of a couple that have had rebores done, Graybeard had Wayne York turn his H&R Hornet into a 25-20.

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It was never a factory option, I only know of a couple that have had rebores done, Graybeard had Wayne York turn his H&R Hornet into a 25-20.

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Thanks Tim. I had heard that there were some Contender barrels in the .25-20 WCF. Do you know if this is true? Did Thompson Center make such a barrel? Thanks.
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Best place to ask that is in one of the TC forums or do a search.

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Best place to ask that is in one of the TC forums or do a search.

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My "fever" may have cooled down a bit, after seeing the price of this ammo. If I found a barrel, I'd definitely need a set of dies, so I could afford to shoot it. Right now, I'm letting the ammo (141 rounds) wag the barrel pursuit, instead of the other way around.
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Thanks Tim. I had heard that there were some Contender barrels in the .25-20 WCF. Do you know if this is true? Did Thompson Center make such a barrel? Thanks.
I have a factory Contender carbine barrel in .25-20 WCF, it's a hoot to shoot. I load most of my own ammo so cost is not a factor.
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