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Tune 700 trigger or buy Jewell?

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Unread 01-26-2003, 08:51 AM
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Re: Tune 700 trigger or buy Jewell?

I have a jewell on my .223 700 rem., excellent 2 oz. crisp precise trigger. I reccomend them, you can get a cheaper trigger, and that is what you will have!! [img]images/icons/smile.gif[/img] [img]images/icons/smile.gif[/img]
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    Unread 01-26-2003, 10:41 AM
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    Re: Tune 700 trigger or buy Jewell?

    I installed a Jewell HVR on my custom .338 ultramag. A tricked out Rem trigger is nice, but once you shoot the Jewell theres no going back!
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    Jewell is exellant trigger, but $200 is on high end. with a little work on BRcentral board and email to some of the parts suppliers (Brunos and Kelbys I think) you can get the Jewell for $145

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    Re: Tune 700 trigger or buy Jewell?

    I am interested in a Jewell trigger, but cannot find a web site for their products.

    I would like to learn the differences between the various models and study the specs.

    Does anyone have a web address that might be able to provide this information?

    Thanks.

    Holmes
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    Unread 01-26-2003, 08:45 PM
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    Re: Tune 700 trigger or buy Jewell?

    I don't remember the website but here is their address and phone number. Jewell Triggers 3620 ST. Hwy 123, San Marcos,Texas 78666. 512-353-2999; fax 512-392-0543.

    Didn't enev know that they were that close to me. I'll be in San Marcos on tuesday and I'll see if I can get the web site.
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    Unread 01-27-2003, 01:04 AM
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    Re: Tune 700 trigger or buy Jewell?

    Thanks for the info, Texas.

    I found a web site for Jewell with a Ferret search, but the site will not come up.

    I'll give them a call tomorrow and get some answers.

    Regards,

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    Re: Tune 700 trigger or buy Jewell?

    You might first ask your 'smith too look at adjusting your M700 trigger. Mine told me, that some adjust very well, while others don't. I got lucky with mine, it will adjust way too light for my comfort. When he first sent it back to me, the trigger would fire before I could feel it while wearing a light pair of cotton gloves. I had to increase the pull a pound or two.

    I ended up spending $50 on a trigger job, and the rest of the money went on new bullets and powder.

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