Top 5 22lr Target Pistols

Top 5 22lr Target Pistols

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  1. The Rebellion on May 2, 2023 at 3:58 am

    Have a buck mark hunter. With a scope at 25 yrds rested on a bag it will do 1" witch is good for me. Its hard to find a holster for though. Am looking to expand and would like a mark 4

  2. Rick Dude on May 2, 2023 at 3:59 am

    I have a browning challenger II…nice plinker

  3. BUCK on May 2, 2023 at 3:59 am

    Mark iv target, tandemkross blast pack, tandemkross victory trigger, Volquartsen grips——–one of the best I’v ever shot.

  4. Charsept on May 2, 2023 at 3:59 am

    My buddy has a Colt Woodsman and I love whenever I get to borrow it. I can hit further with it than any other I’ve tried. If they weren’t so rare and $1000+ I’d have one by now.

  5. Mdubb618_ Garage on May 2, 2023 at 3:59 am

    Hi what size hogue wrap slip on grip do you have on the buckmark?

  6. Richard Bunn on May 2, 2023 at 4:04 am

    I’m confused regarding "Target" vs. "Match" . Most of the .22s in your top 5 use to be called field guns. The Hi Standard Duramatic (M-101) was a late model made as you said in the early 70s, Hi Standard went out of business in 1984. I have four Hi Standards An M-104 Sharpshooter which did not have an adjustable trigger, The rear sight was adjustable but mounted to the slide and it had a bull barrel, The M103 Citation has sights on the 8" barrel with a slant grip and muzzle brake. I have used it in competition for year. The M107 Military grip Citation with a 7" fluted barrel and finally a M107 Victor. All but the Sharpshooter are considered "MATCH" grade. I have a 1967 Browning Challenge which is a "Field" pistol but has adjustable sights and a 6" barrel but is not near as heavy as the Hi Standards. and I have a Browning Medalist which is a MATCH pistol with the same trigger and frame as the Challenger. I no longer shoot bullseye matches but all of these firearms are incredibly accurate. I have a Ruger MKII Target, but it needed a Volquarzen kit and decent aftermarket grips to perform at all. I have shot the S&W Victory and the one I shot was really good out of the box.

  7. Tom Tenant on May 2, 2023 at 4:06 am

    Hey plinkster , can I ruin my sw victory by shooting stingers? A guy on youtube said hypervilocity ammo should not be used in semi auto pistols.

  8. Mattc 2144 on May 2, 2023 at 4:07 am

    Buck mark is my go to rim fire pistol. Thousands of rounds with no issues. My kids love shooting it.

  9. Ben Wilson on May 2, 2023 at 4:08 am

    I got a Mark II when I turned 17, and I haven’t carried a 22 rifle for hunting every since lol.

  10. jakester1955 on May 2, 2023 at 4:09 am

    My vote is the SW22 Victory. I make a custom tool exclusively for the barrel lug to tighten and remove the lugs in a snap . It is one of a kind !
    All the custom work and barrel changes etc….this tool you need ! A major retailer might be marketing these soon, but email me if you want one…thanks

  11. Brian Supermag on May 2, 2023 at 4:11 am

    Actually i am not sure which version i own now. I have the Ruger Government Competition slab sided model 22 and its an amazing shooter. Not sure if its designated as a mrk 1 2 3 4 ????

  12. Roddo on May 2, 2023 at 4:11 am

    No love for the Reising .22 target?

  13. Alex on May 2, 2023 at 4:12 am

    S&W Victory is garbage and ugly.

  14. Richard Hatt on May 2, 2023 at 4:13 am

    No Smith and Wesson 41?

  15. Rob FreeMan on May 2, 2023 at 4:13 am

    Have you shot a Browning Nomad? I wonder where that would rank?

  16. Gary T on May 2, 2023 at 4:14 am

    Did you ever do the 22lr match top 5? Would be interesting. Woodsman Match Target (2nd ben is my fav) S&W Model 41, Browning Medalist, HS Supermatic Citation and Ruger/Volquartsen would be my choices

  17. tjs114 on May 2, 2023 at 4:14 am

    The Browning Buckmark that I bought back in 1990 is still the gun that I and my relatives gravitate towards when we go to the gun range. UNLESS we can convince my Dad to bring out the Whitney Wolverine, which everyone who sees it totally geeks out over. Since my uncle passed away and Dad got his Wolverine- which is the Nickel model- you can draw everyone at the range.

  18. Mark Allen on May 2, 2023 at 4:15 am

    I own a colt pre woodsman made in 1928. 95% original bluing and very accurate. I shoot sub sonic rounds. Love it.

  19. Lee Whaley on May 2, 2023 at 4:16 am

    I guess the H&R 9 shot revolver didn’t make the cut. Haha

  20. Rare Form on May 2, 2023 at 4:17 am

    Mark II hard too clean ….

  21. Rick Pullins on May 2, 2023 at 4:17 am

    Great video.

  22. Scott Tilson on May 2, 2023 at 4:19 am

    Some will say ruger not number 1 , but sales say they are.

  23. unmik1422 on May 2, 2023 at 4:20 am

    Well done video. Thanks and I’m subscribing.

  24. John Sheetz on May 2, 2023 at 4:21 am

    The Browning buckmark is my favorite that I personally shot I like the rugers too that’s about the extent of my 22 experiences

  25. cesar garcia rodriguez on May 2, 2023 at 4:21 am

    Top 5 good and just good 22 pistols, that cant compare to european top pistols.

  26. Fred Balster on May 2, 2023 at 4:23 am

    Which pistol in this group is easiest to break down?

  27. Eric Hutchins on May 2, 2023 at 4:24 am

    Where can you find replacement magazines for the old hi Standard?

  28. Joe Marchinski on May 2, 2023 at 4:24 am

    Sw model 41

  29. S Young on May 2, 2023 at 4:25 am


  30. miporsche on May 2, 2023 at 4:25 am

    My Colt Woodsman was stolen out of my garage when I was too lazy to lock it in the safe. I cannot believe how stupid I was. I’m sorry. I dream of finding it again. It was the best.

  31. Tom Mac 🪬EXPANSION2 ON TELEGRAM🪬 on May 2, 2023 at 4:26 am

    Thanks to the name above ⬆️ ⬆️⬆️⬆️ just got my Strap with 12 ammo free…

  32. Renaissance Man on May 2, 2023 at 4:29 am

    Victory is such a lemon design. You have to glue it together with locktite so it doesn’t fall apart and when the barrel inevitably gets loose it will deform the extractor. Safety is in the way and flips very easily. The rail only uses 1 screw and "clips" into the other side and can move around on the clip. The ejector is welded on. Trigger sucks

  33. Christopher Luna on May 2, 2023 at 4:31 am

    I just got a beretta 76 target pistol paid 150 from a family member I see them going for a lot

  34. Bob on May 2, 2023 at 4:31 am

    What happened to the S&W Model 41??? You can get rid of the Ruger Mark II & S&W Victory! Great video.

  35. Bob Hill on May 2, 2023 at 4:32 am

    I really like your videos and respect your opinion. My instructor in my rpal class played your video where you bounced a bullet off water to hit a balloon. What are your thoughts on the Sig Sauer/gsg Mosquito. I like the idea of quiet, inexpensive, plinking and I loved the ergonomics of it’s bigger brother the Sig 226. Thanks, I hope your dad’s well. Mine introduced me to shooting at 11 with the Marlin 60.

  36. Tom Mac 🪬EXPANSION2 ON TELEGRAM🪬 on May 2, 2023 at 4:35 am

    Thanks to the name above ⬆️ ⬆️⬆️⬆️ just got my Strap with 12 ammo free…

  37. Whomagoose on May 2, 2023 at 4:35 am

    If you change the trigger on a Buckmark to a Tandem Kross flat face trigger. Upgrade to the Tandem Kross Gear Box sear spring too. The Victory trigger and the Gearbox sear spring together reduces the pull weight to about 3-lbs. And change that recoil spring guide rod to a Striplin Customs "Eliminator" guide rod. The Browning OEM guide rod is so soft you can bend it with your bare hands. The Striplin Eliminator guide rod is stainless steel of better quality.

  38. Jeff on May 2, 2023 at 4:38 am

    Nice Vid. I tracked wth you all the way til you got to the Victory. I’m pretty good at sorting out pistols that dont run well. I have never run across a single one that ran out of the box, and you thoughtfully disclosed the reliability challenges with them. I don’t know anyone who has been able to get one to run long term. I am so glad you had the Woodsman in there. I got that on my bucket list. Thank you 22P !

  39. Garry Thomson on May 2, 2023 at 4:38 am

    500 yards with a 22lr pistol ? That is incredible , awe inspiring and a super human feat ! I never thought that was humanly possible ! 22 plnkster- you are a living legend!!!!

  40. Minute Man on May 2, 2023 at 4:40 am

    Ruger over S&W any day!

  41. GatCat on May 2, 2023 at 4:41 am

    Did he say that he prefers a magazine disconnect?

  42. WISE AL on May 2, 2023 at 4:41 am

    so many of us were fortunate enough to have inherited from fathers and grandfathers ..if you didn’t your children can inherit from you. Teach them the love of weapons .

  43. Kentucky boy on May 2, 2023 at 4:44 am

    Only problem I got with this guy is the flexing….
    "This is nowhere near all of them."
    "I own wayyyy more target pistols than this."
    "I had no idea I’d be shooting at the level I’m at now."
    "500 yards split playing cards a hundred different ways."
    You’d think an old boy from Tennessee would be a little more humble. Just my opinion.

  44. googlechicken on May 2, 2023 at 4:45 am

    I just picked up a Colt 22 Target that is very similar to the high standard it has a 6”” heavy barrel and a polymer frame I have not fired it yet so can’t comment on function but it looks to be well made. There is not a lot of info out there on this model but I believe it was only made between 1995and1999

  45. Sean Donovan on May 2, 2023 at 4:51 am

    Did you do a top 5 match pistol video, I can’t seem to find it on your channel

  46. Tom Tenant on May 2, 2023 at 4:53 am

    Hey plinkster what’s a stove pipe and what’s a squib?

  47. Ray Yuen on May 2, 2023 at 4:53 am

    I love your videos. Have you done one shooting a Pardini rimfire pistol? You can shoot anything with regular pistols, I would like to see what you can do with a Olympic standard pistol.

  48. serverlan 7 on May 2, 2023 at 4:53 am

    I wouldn’t rate any of those as a top ten target pistols let alone top 5. Id say for someone getting into .22 target pistol shooting a Hammerli Xesse would be a bare minimum and from there look towards second hand Benelli MP90s and Pardini’s etc…

  49. JAFO on May 2, 2023 at 4:55 am

    8:37 May I ask what ammo you were using for your 500yd shot?

  50. Mopar21 on May 2, 2023 at 4:55 am

    No 41?