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In the market for a custom action. Any ideas??

 
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Old 03-04-2010, 04:17 PM
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Re: In the market for a custom action. Any ideas??

surgeon RSR over a stiller tac30
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Re: In the market for a custom action. Any ideas??

Last I heard from Kirby he was using BAT M receivers for his 338 AM, BAT HRPIC receiver for his 338AX and for the Edge the Borden Timberline Magnum receiver. I don't think you can go wrong with most of the actions previously mentioned.
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Re: In the market for a custom action. Any ideas??

Ok, I gotta ask,, What is a 'Lapua Action'?

I believe a BAT RS would make a good hunting action.
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Re: In the market for a custom action. Any ideas??

+1 for the Defiance action. Very good people. Visited with them in person, their shop is just down the road. They say that if there is any thing not perfect about the machining of their action they want it back, and will replace it.

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Re: In the market for a custom action. Any ideas??

When the term "Lapua action" is used it's generally meant to define an action that will handle the rim/base diameter of a Lapua cartridge. For example a BAT action that can handle a 338 Lapua will also handle a 378 Weatherby but it is still a BAT action.
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Re: In the market for a custom action. Any ideas??

Is this just a 338LM thing?

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Re: In the market for a custom action. Any ideas??

Mikecr, not sure if I understand what you mean by: Is it just a 338LM thing? If you mean a BAT action just for 338LM the answer is no as BAT makes actions for quite a few cartridges. Don't know if that answers your question or not...if not then maybe you can elaborate a little more.
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