Originally Posted by Salar600
There is definitely compound but only around the screw hole and behind recoil lug. It is not a full bedding like I am use to see.
That's probably the dollop of white-yellow-greenish stuff that Weatherby puts in there. I find it usually is cracked if the rifle has been used, and is of little good.
Bedding at least the recoil lug, if not the action, will definitely help. This is especially true on a 30-378.