Originally Posted by benchracer
Be aware that if you go with a side safety you will have to grind a clearance cut into the tang of your receiver to accommodate the safety lever. You will also likely have to adjust the inletting in your stock as well. FYI.
Regardless of what type of safety you go with, an aftermarket trigger is definitely worth while.
I believe that you will be very happy with the 6.5x55. It is a great cartridge.
i have used several of the boyds bold triggers and i have never had to cut on or grind on the action.