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Old 11-30-2006, 07:38 PM
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I\'ll look stupid here....

Well I just got my hot little hands on a Rem 700 BDL in 300 win Mag, good wood, nice bluing and an old Redfield 4x scope on it. I paid $425 + tax, is that average? Second I can't get the bolt out, so instead of looking stupid face to face I thought I would ask you all. How do I remove the bolt?

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Old 11-30-2006, 07:46 PM
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Re: I\'ll look stupid here....

push the little button right in front of the trigger while pulling the bolt out, that should be the ticket.
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Old 11-30-2006, 07:48 PM
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Re: I\'ll look stupid here....

how hard? I pushed it but should I get an instrument to push harder?
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Old 11-30-2006, 07:51 PM
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Re: I\'ll look stupid here....

remove the barreled action from the stock, if it was bedded, the material may be blocking the lever going to the bolt release..(in laymens terms)
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Old 11-30-2006, 08:05 PM
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Re: I\'ll look stupid here....

AHHHHHHH... see.. looks stupid. Push the button while applying tension on the bolt. Thanks for the help.

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Old 11-30-2006, 08:09 PM
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Re: I\'ll look stupid here....

Sometimes the button will stick in the down position so you just need to pry it back up and all will be well.
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Old 11-30-2006, 08:15 PM
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Re: I\'ll look stupid here....

their are no stupid questions

Its always better to ask than to screw somthing up!!
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