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Unread 08-15-2013, 07:59 PM
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model 88

new guy here...looking for advice on my .308 model 88 winchester ......sighted in at 100yds .shot 3 " to right at 50 ....readjusted at 50 yds .now shot 3 " to left at 100 yds ...any suggestion ...does the barrel nut on the forestock needs adjusting ,specs say 69 foot inches .free floating the barrel ? glass bedding? thanxs Jack
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    Unread 08-15-2013, 11:58 PM
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    Re: model 88

    What size groups? Not holding zero could be a scope issue. Bedding generally is a factor on these rifles, but basically its moving farther than I would expect from bad groups.
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    Unread 08-16-2013, 09:06 AM
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    Re: model 88

    part of the problem could be keeping the rifle steady since it takes both hands
    to pull the trigger on 88s.
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    Unread 08-16-2013, 09:21 AM
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    Re: model 88

    scope make and model??
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    Unread 08-17-2013, 03:14 PM
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    Re: model 88

    will try iron sights to see what is what
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