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Enhancing accuracy?

 
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Old 01-04-2009, 06:46 PM
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Enhancing accuracy?

Could you give me your opinions as too what NEEDS too be done on a Rem 700 action too get the best accuracy from it?

What does blue-printing the action consist of?
What brand of barrels do you like?
Who are some of the smiths you can recommend for longrange work?

I have a 7mmstw sendero and a 300 rum w/laminated stock too work with,which one do you think would make the best 1000yd gun, used mainly for longrange hunting.

Thanks for all the help.
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Old 01-04-2009, 06:52 PM
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Re: Enhancing accuracy?

Adjust the trigger (or go aftermarket), bed the stocks and load them up. I've had several Rem 700's and everyone of them would shoot 1/2moa with good handloads.

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Old 01-05-2009, 05:20 AM
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Re: Enhancing accuracy?

From my experience, trigger job or trigger replacement, bedding of the action, develop a load, practice with the rifle; in that order.

I saw a great article a couple of years bacck about the most cost effective accurizing techniques, and this was the order set out by that author too.

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