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Old 09-27-2011, 08:29 AM
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Need a bolt

I have ended up with a remington short action rifle with no bolt. What is the best source for getting a bolt for this gun. I think i am going to use it for a donor for a build. What will be the issues with headspacing? Thanks in advance. AJ
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Old 09-27-2011, 08:48 AM
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Re: Need a bolt

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I have ended up with a remington short action rifle with no bolt. What is the best source for getting a bolt for this gun. I think i am going to use it for a donor for a build. What will be the issues with headspacing? Thanks in advance. AJ
Get a bolt from PTG it will be stronger than a standard rem bolt and lock up better to.
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Old 09-27-2011, 02:58 PM
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Re: Need a bolt

Anybody out there have a factory bolt that they have replaced with a ptg by any chance?
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Old 09-28-2011, 05:50 AM
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Re: Need a bolt

Any bolt that you buy will likely need fitting to the action. PT&G bolts are first class. You can spec the bolt dimensions to your action, as far as diameter, extractor type, standard or coned, and bolt handle style.
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any bolt that you buy will likely need fitting to the action. Pt&g bolts are first class. You can spec the bolt dimensions to your action, as far as diameter, extractor type, standard or coned, and bolt handle style.

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