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Glass bed action or pillar bed.

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Unread 01-29-2008, 09:16 PM
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Glass bed action or pillar bed.

Just bought an old Rem. 722 in .244 Rem. Wanted to improve the accuracy , shooting 75 to 85 grain bullets. What would be better , fiberglass bed the action or " Pillar bed " whatever that is?
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Unread 01-29-2008, 09:26 PM
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yes , when I bed a rifle I do both pillars and glass , the pillars keep the stock from "crushing" and the glass makes for a skin tight fit ,if your doing one you may as well do them both.

Also very few companies use fiberglass to bed rifles but some do , bedding is typicaly done with products like (my personal favorit) Devcon plastic steel putty , Marine Tex , JB Weld and other products that are desgined for bedding like Acra-Glass and Steel Bed.
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Unread 01-30-2008, 01:34 AM
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Ditto what James said!
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