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what to do???

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Unread 01-27-2007, 05:31 PM
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what to do???

I just caved and bought a browning a-bolt hunter 7mm-08 for my girl friend (apparently has more stopping power than .243). While i was at the store looking at the rifle everything looked fine but when i got it home and was about to adjust the scope i noticed that the bbl was touching the stock along one whole side... what should i do??? i haven't touched the rifle the grease from the factory is still in the barrel but the store is closed... should i try to exchange or will they just tell me to send it to the factory... (i regret not getting the Remington now)...
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Unread 01-27-2007, 05:51 PM
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Location: Blackfoot, Idaho
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Re: what to do???

I'd go back to the store and jaw with them a bit and see what comes results.

If that part of the construction is out of wack, other areas may be also. [img]/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/grin.gif[/img] [img]/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/grin.gif[/img]

There is no sense in devaluing the rifle by doing something to it yourself.
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