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Unread 12-03-2012, 07:12 PM
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New Stock

if you change the stock of a rifle, will it free float the barrel?
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Unread 12-03-2012, 07:15 PM
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Re: New Stock

Maybe,,,,,,, maybe not!
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Unread 12-03-2012, 07:48 PM
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Re: New Stock

I would say most aftermarket drop in stocks on std barrels would end up freefloated,magnum contour probally not,most heavy barrels i think would mostly be freefloated,a factory stock most likely not except for heavy barreled guns.If you want your stock freefloated you can sand the barrel channel to open it up a little if you want it not freefloated you can fully bed it so with a little work most stocks can be made to go either way.
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