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Old 12-28-2010, 12:45 AM
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Older remington action

Do older remington actions (1970's) true up easier than current ones
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Old 12-28-2010, 07:01 AM
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Re: Older remington action

Not in MHO. Since Rem re-tooled with new CNC machinery, I think they are better. I will say that I don't like the dull matte finish they are using on the SPS models.
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Old 12-28-2010, 09:31 AM
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Re: Older remington action

I don't find that to be the case.
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Old 12-28-2010, 11:44 AM
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Re: Older remington action

Each batch going through heat treat has it's own characteristics.

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Old 12-28-2010, 09:11 PM
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Re: Older remington action

I haven't found the old ones any better than the new ones. Pretty much a consensus. They all need to be trued up. Like EddieHarren, I don't like the SPS finish either.

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Old 12-28-2010, 09:54 PM
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Re: Older remington action

Sounds like you should buy a custom clone and not have the problems associated with a Remington.

They are made straight from the get go.
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