action screw torque

Discussion in 'Gunsmithing' started by bb204, Sep 10, 2008.

  1. bb204

    bb204 Well-Known Member

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    Does anybody know what the recommended action screw torque would be
    on a Weatherby Accumark. Thanks bb204
     
  2. Gene

    Gene Well-Known Member

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    Mine are 65 inch lbs. for synthetic stocks; 55 inch lbs. on wood.
     

  3. jimbires

    jimbires Well-Known Member

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    I just bought a McMillan , they told me 45 inch pounds without pillars . Jim
     
  4. Eaglet

    Eaglet Well-Known Member

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    Anything with wood or synthetic but no pillar bedding is about 40 inch-lbs.
    The above with pillar bedding is about 65 inch-lbs.
    The first line + glass bedded is still 40 inch-lbs.
    Wood, synthetic, fiberglass glass bedded and pillar bedded is still 65 inch-lbs.
     
  5. Eaglet

    Eaglet Well-Known Member

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    Here is a scanned copy from Wheeler's instructions.

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