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Old 05-17-2011, 04:24 PM
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rifle build

I have to bulid a bolt rifle for project at school. Have rem 700 action have a mcmillen adjA3-5 stosk on the way will chamber in 30/378 looking at kriger for barrel. cant decide on pillar bedding or bedding block would like your in put on thisor ant in put on anythig concerning this build. I will be blue printing the action under the directiou of Henery Rivers. Thanks for your in putI would also like any in put on a long range scope for this rifle

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Old 05-17-2011, 08:39 PM
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Re: rifle build

Which school are you attending?
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Old 05-17-2011, 09:08 PM
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Re: rifle build

new program at piedmount tec .one instructor Jack Hammrick, (Humble) Henery Rivers
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Old 05-18-2011, 12:29 AM
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Re: rifle build

On that action I would do the 300 RUM. Good luck with your project.

The 378 case does not do well on the rem 700 action.
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Re: rifle build

If the barrel is heavy then a bedding block is better than pillars in most cases.A Vortex Razor scope with FFP ( first focul plain) MRAD reticule seems to be a good scope .
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Re: rifle build

If you're going the bedding block route, you got alot of glass to dig/grind out for that Whidden block to go into. Also, kinda' wondering about an extractor for that cartridge. I've seen several 1917/1914s converted, but they use a big Mauser style extractor. Is this a new full time, 2 yr. gunsmithing program you are attending?
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You lucky SOAG..(sonova. I bet it will be one Badass Rifle.
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