Do they still make Thompson contenders?
From plinking and small game hunting with rim fire cartridges, to varmint and big game hunting with center fire rifle cartridges, the G2 Contender® continues to be the handgun of choice for those that pride themselves in wanting only the best.
Are Thompson contenders legal?
Thompson is a federally licensed sporting arms manufacturer. It has designed and manufactures for hunting, target shooting, and other sporting purposes a single shot pistol with a 10 inch barrel called a “Contender”. Federal Law prohibits use with barrel less than 16 inches” on each carbine shoulder stock.
Do Encore and Contender barrels interchange?
Blued or stainless barrels are readily interchangeable. removing the forend, tipping the barrel open and tapping out the hinge pin. All Contender® barrels will fit; blued and stainless barrels are interchangeable.
What is the difference between a Thompson Contender G1 and G2?
The G2 uses essentially the same barrels and fore-ends as the original Contender and barrels will interchange, with the only two exceptions being the G2 muzzleloading barrels, which will only fit the G2 frame, and the Herrett barrels/fore-ends, which are specific for use only on a G1 frame.
Why choose a Thompson Center Contender?
Our Thompson Center Contender’s are top of the line, machined perfectly to give you one of the straightest shooting barrels on the market. These TC Contender and Encore barrels offer some of the best and most precise shooting available.
How long does it take to build a Thompson Center barrel?
We have a wide range of Thompson Center Encore and Contender barrels available for instant purchase, or using our custom gun builder. All of our custom guns have a turnaround of approximately 8-10 weeks, and are built to exactly what specifications you want.
What butt stocks fit the TC Contender G2 Contender?
Original TC Contender Butt Stocks, Grips, and Forends fit the original Contender that was before the G2 Contender. Ooop! The email you entered isn’t valid.
What kind of barrels does eded sell?
Ed specializes in Thompson Contender barrels and accesories, as well as new, used and collectable frames. Trades welcome. Ed’s Contenders, Thompson Contenders and Encores.