Originally Posted by Doug in Alaska
I've asked this question once before but can't find the post when searching for it. H-S recommends 65 inch pounds on the guard screws when installing their stocks. On the Remington 700 ADL there are three guard screws, rear, middle and the forward guard screw. The rear and middle go through the trigger guard. Which of these screws need to be torqued? The BDL is different due to the dropping floor plate. Which screws on the BDL need to be torqued?
Your help is appreciated, thanks.
Do a search on "Torque Recommendations" and it will answer your questions .
But the front and rear action screws are torqued to somewhere between 35 and 65
inch pounds depending on the type of stock and the type of bedding.
The front screw on the trigger guard of a ADL is only snugged up with a little lock tight
to prevent it from coming loose,the rear screw and the front action screw must be
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