Long Range Hunting Online Magazine

Go Back   Long Range Hunting Online Magazine > Rifles, Reloading, Optics, Equipment > Rifles, Bullets, Barrels & Ballistics

Rifles, Bullets, Barrels & Ballistics Applied Ballistics


Check pieces and check welds

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Unread 03-09-2009, 06:48 PM
Bronze Member
Join Date: Dec 2008
Posts: 36
Check pieces and check welds

What kind of check pieces do you guys prefer? Do you prefer any type of raised comb or adjustable check piece?

Please if you could just give your opinion on the check piece you like and the objective lens size of your scope as that helps as a reference point to the required height you have check piece set at.

I don't really have access to a lot of rifles with raised combs or adjustable check pieces to test but I do know that the stocks w/o check pieces are too low.

I know there are some slip on type pads that you can squish under those shell holders on the but of the stock. That is also an option.

Anyone have thoughts on the Mcmillian M40 A1 - general purpose hunting stock's height or manners MSC-T3 or manners MSC-T2? I plan on using a 32 or 36mm objective scope, maybe a 40, but not a 50.

Edit - also are the manner stocks available in left hand?
Reply With Quote
  •   #2  
    Unread 03-09-2009, 07:04 PM
    Silver Member
    Join Date: Apr 2008
    Location: Philadelphia Pa.
    Posts: 403
    Re: Check pieces and check welds

    My self didn't like what came with my new Savage F/TR so i purchased a Karsten adj, cheek piece, found it on sniper central web site.
    It works very well.
    Reply With Quote

    Unread 03-10-2009, 09:38 AM
    Silver Member
    Join Date: May 2005
    Location: Montana
    Posts: 439
    Re: Check pieces and check welds

    Sponsor here too. Defensive Edge Products
    Reply With Quote
    Unread 03-10-2009, 07:54 PM
    gbp gbp is offline
    Silver Member
    Join Date: Aug 2006
    Location: California
    Posts: 227
    Re: Check pieces and check welds

    I personally like the adjustable where it can be removed to make bolt removal easier and cleaning easier
    Reply With Quote


    Thread Tools
    Display Modes

    Similar Threads for: Check pieces and check welds
    Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
    Check out my 1st LR Gun - 280 AI! jeffwhip Long Range Hunting & Shooting 24 09-22-2011 06:49 AM
    Check this out ! Down Under Hunter Long Range Hunting & Shooting 23 03-27-2009 08:39 PM
    Check this out! Michael Eichele General Discussion 25 04-15-2006 08:27 PM
    PLEASE CHECK THIS OUT! Ian M Equipment Discussions 2 04-18-2005 07:07 PM
    Check this out!! Michael Eichele General Discussion 1 01-09-2004 06:44 PM

    All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:36 PM.

    Powered by vBulletin ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
    Content Management Powered by vBadvanced CMPS
    All content ©2010-2015 Long Range Hunting, LLC