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It’s important to use the correct tools with your Krieghoff K-80. Using the wrong sizes can damage the screws for future use. In this video we cover all of the adjustment screws and what wrench or tools they use.Continue Reading... No Comments.
In this video we run through three adjustments you can make to your Krieghoff K-80 or K-20. Locking the Safety, locking the selector position and positioning the trigger blade.Continue Reading... No Comments.
We get asked how to do this very often, so here is a short video showing you how to take the ejectors out and put them back in. Taking your barrels, give the ejectors a firm tap to free them away from the spring and ball pressure. We use the handle of the Krieghoff Stock […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Keeping the Barrels and Choke Tubes clean is an important job. This should ideally be done after each session. We run through some key points and steps to help keep your K-80 in good working order. We cover, cleaning the choke tubes. This involves removing them from the barrels, cleaning the choke threads and the […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
In this video we go through the steps to remove and refit the front hanger on a K-80. With some simple tools, this job is very easy to do. With just a plastic hammer, a set of 1.4mm & 0.9mm pin punches and a wooden drift, I show you in steps, how to remove the […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Often asked thread and wrench sizes for the K-80. Front sight thread is 2.5mm Mid sight thread is 2.5mm Bead thread on older guns was 2.6mm Trigger adjusting wrench is 1.27mm / 0.050″. Same wrench locks the barrel selector. Trigger guard screw slot needs a flat blade 7mm wide x 0.5mm thickness. Comb adjusting wrench […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
To understand why the same hanger number may not give the same point of impact result in every barrel type you first need to know how the hanger works. K-80 barrels are separate along their length and the hanger determines the distance apart at the muzzle. Fitting a large hanger pushes the two barrels away […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Krieghoff offer two types of choke tubes for the K–80, Steel and Titanium. There is no difference in performance between the two but the Titanium chokes are longer and lighter than the steel version. Average weight of a Steel Choke tube in 1⁄2 choke is 23gm. The same Titanium Choke weighs 18gm. The longer Titanium […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
The K-80 ejector is retained in the slide by a small ball and spring. The ball and spring are not captive, meaning they are loose and kept in place only by the ejector itself. Removal is easy. Using the plastic head of the stock wrench like a hammer, tap the back end of the ejector […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
There are nine front hanger sizes for the K-80 that allow fine tuning of the point of impact of the bottom barrel. The top barrel is braced by the rib so only the bottom barrel will move. A larger hanger size pushes it down, away from the top barrel and a smaller size allows it […]Continue Reading... No Comments.