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Remington Custom Shop

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Unread 03-22-2012, 05:30 PM
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Remington Custom Shop

I would like to know if the rifles sold out of the Remington custom shop have premium barrels or the same barrels as their standard line.
Thanks for any information, Ron
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    Unread 03-22-2012, 09:29 PM
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    Re: Remington Custom Shop

    It's the Remington CUSTOM Shop. Of course they use custom grade barrels. Take a look at
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    Unread 03-22-2012, 10:22 PM
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    Re: Remington Custom Shop

    Some do some don't, I was advised by the custom shop my 338 APR had a hand selected / inspected barrel on it. Last one I would ever buy, worst of all the 700's I've ever owned.
    - action canted in stock
    -crown sucked
    -bedding sucked looked like a smashed jelly bean pulled it out with pliers
    -trigger sucked I had to tune it
    -Bolt hit the stock and didn't close all the way
    -Would not do custom long length of pull had to add spacers
    -extractor failed on the third shot
    My experience was less than good, and I hope i just got the one in a million and not the norm. Less than a good situation just a few months before africa. My trusty Sendero went with me.

    Be curious to hear other experience
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    Unread 03-22-2012, 10:28 PM
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    Re: Remington Custom Shop

    I have looked over their web site many times and for the most part what I see is fancy engraving nice wood and they do mention action and trigger work, but don't really say they use premium barrels. Maybe I missed something. Of course!
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    Unread 03-23-2012, 11:26 AM
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    Re: Remington Custom Shop

    Well, I sent my Remington Custom .338 KS into Hill Country Rifle for their accurizing job----now its custom.

    Randy
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