Originally Posted by geargrinder
Best advise is to become a paid member at Savageshooters.com. You'll get access to the technical articles and classifieds.
Once you've done it a few times, you'll wonder why anyone ever buys any factory action besides Savage/Stevens.
Best advice of the day right there!!! You will need to check out Sharp Shooter Supply also Sharp Shooter Supply - The Savage Specialists
I just got a recoil lug and nut wrench from them, had them in four days. I was using a rigged up way to remove the barrel nut, I would advise to get the right wrench up front!!
I now look at a those clunky old Savages in the pawn shop as an opportunity.