Action screw torque specs

Discussion in 'Rifles, Bullets, Barrels & Ballistics' started by Firecat, Jul 6, 2012.

  1. Firecat

    Firecat Well-Known Member

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    Looking to see what you are torquing your action screws to on a 700 ultra mag action? I don't quite know where to start. I thought around 30 for the front and 20 inch lbs for the rear.
     
  2. highridge1

    highridge1 Well-Known Member

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    I go 35 inch lbs wood on both, 45 inch lbs fiberglass, composite go same on both screws