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Tikka T3 trigger overtravel adjustment

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Unread 02-17-2011, 11:16 PM
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Tikka T3 trigger overtravel adjustment

Does anyone know if there is a way to improve the trigger on the Tikka T3? I have made the necessary adjustment for pull weight, but the the overtravel is driving me nuts, guess I got spoiled with rem. and win. triggers.
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    Unread 06-06-2012, 08:42 PM
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    Re: Tikka T3 trigger overtravel adjustment

    I have the same question. The trigger is not too bad in terms of weight of pull, and sear engagement, but you nailed it about the overtravel. It just gives me the creeps.

    biggy rat
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    Re: Tikka T3 trigger overtravel adjustment

    I assume that there is no fix since no one has replied to this question, and i don't think there are many tikka fans on this forum. Other than tikkamike. Lol
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    Re: Tikka T3 trigger overtravel adjustment

    Probably right. Or the only solution is an after-market trigger. When you consider the recoil pad that comes on the T3 (a piece of junk), and the rings (not the best), that rifle has to shoot like a scalded cat to really be a good buy. Maybe mine will, have not shot it yet.

    Paying for a trigger and installation would drive the price for the rifle only into the $1000 range.

    The sling swivels look serviceable but I probably won't use them.

    By the way, mine is a LH too.

    biggy rat
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    Unread 06-07-2012, 09:22 PM
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    Re: Tikka T3 trigger overtravel adjustment

    Mine shoots very well once i got it dialed in, seems to shoot better seated to saami oal. Go figure!
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    Unread 06-09-2012, 07:27 PM
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    Re: Tikka T3 trigger overtravel adjustment

    What cal.? I take it you are not using Barnes TSX or TTSX.

    biggy rat
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    Re: Tikka T3 trigger overtravel adjustment

    There is no user adjustment for sear engagement or over travel.

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