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Unread 10-06-2008, 11:02 PM
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Barrel Search

Can somebody please throw some sites at me where i can get a barrel for a remington action.douglas,shilen, krieger or anything.just having trouble findin a company that looks down to earth and easy like sharpshootersupply is for savage!
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    Unread 10-06-2008, 11:43 PM
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    Re: Barrel Search

    For what your looking for I'd say "Douglas Barrels" in WV. You can send them your barreled action and they will take the old barrel off and put your new Douglas barrel on for under 500.00. Yes, that includes "all" the gunsmithing but the barrel will need to be blued. I think thats a pretty good deal. I have one I want to send in to make a .264 Win Mag out of.
    Anyway, check them out. This link is for the page I'm telling you about.
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    Unread 10-07-2008, 12:29 AM
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    Re: Barrel Search

    Google You won't be disappointed and you should have it back in 4-6 weeks. They are in Montana

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    Unread 10-07-2008, 12:36 PM
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    Re: Barrel Search

    okay i think ive narrowed it down to a 28" douglas in the heavy i need to do some lookin for a bolt with a mag head.any recommendations?
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    Unread 10-07-2008, 12:46 PM
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    Re: Barrel Search

    For a barrel smith, try Hart Rifle Barrels They will turn a barrel to any contour and install it for a reasonable price.

    In terms of bolt knobs, check out: MidwayUSA - Badger Ordnance Tactical Bolt Knob Aluminum Matte
    I'm not gonna shoot here. I'm gonna shoot waaaaaaaay over there!
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    Unread 10-07-2008, 01:07 PM
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    Re: Barrel Search

    sorry,guess i left out some building off of a 270 so i need a magnum bolt head that will grab the 300wsm.right?was really wanting a custom look so i didnt want to get a factory bolt.but guess i could get a factory bolt and put that knob on it if i cant find anything else.thanks for the quick replies!
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    Unread 10-07-2008, 01:12 PM
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    Re: Barrel Search

    I have a .264 win mag that has a 27.5" barrel on it. It shoots great, the first group with cleaning in between each shoot with factory ammo was .873". This is a button barrel and has proven to be a great barrel as my current loads are usually 3 shots touching each other

    I also building a .338 edge and I am using a bartlein barrel. They just set a bunch of new records in Tacoma a couple of months ago. This paticular rifle has cut rifling.

    Bartlein Barrels, Inc. - Main Page
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