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I made the sore mistake of shooting a rifle with a jewell trigger.

 
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Old 05-12-2009, 11:32 PM
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I made the sore mistake of shooting a rifle with a jewell trigger.

Now I have bitten the bullet and ordered one.

All I can say is AMAZING. Nuff said.
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Old 05-13-2009, 12:43 AM
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Re: I made the sore mistake of shooting a rifle with a jewell trigger.

What were you using before?
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Old 05-13-2009, 01:17 AM
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Re: I made the sore mistake of shooting a rifle with a jewell trigger.

Factory 700 tuned to 2.5#
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Old 05-13-2009, 03:16 AM
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Re: I made the sore mistake of shooting a rifle with a jewell trigger.

Yup. Once you get one, you won't be happy unless you have one on every rifle.
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Old 05-13-2009, 10:53 AM
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Re: I made the sore mistake of shooting a rifle with a jewell trigger.

never look back!!!
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Old 05-13-2009, 05:40 PM
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Re: I made the sore mistake of shooting a rifle with a jewell trigger.

I ordered one today. Delivery = 2 weeks.

I didn't know what I was doing and Jewell was helpful.

This one is going on a big boomer for some extra long range attempts.

Ended up ordering a Varmint w/bottom safety factory set to 2#.

I suppose that will be light enough for an ambush rifle. If not, I again suppose Kirby can tweak it.
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Old 05-13-2009, 07:20 PM
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Re: I made the sore mistake of shooting a rifle with a jewell trigger.

All my rifles are Rem 700's as well. I've shot others with a rifle basix but no timney or jewell.. I've always been curious what makes them so much better? My rem is pretty nice at just over 2lbs.
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