changing calibers

Discussion in 'Rifles, Bullets, Barrels & Ballistics' started by zhop, Jan 6, 2011.

  1. zhop

    zhop New Member

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    what caliber actions can be switched to a 7mm rem mag/
     
  2. colasweet

    colasweet Member

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    Any long action magnum, and any long action non-mag as long as you change the bolt head to a magnum bolt head.
     

  3. BountyHunter

    BountyHunter Writers Guild

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    That assumes you are using a bolt that you can change the "head" on (ie Savage).

    Otherwise you have to get a new bolt if going to a non magnum cartridge.

    PTG sells new bolts if you want to go that route also.

    Basically any other magnum cartridge can normally be used (300 Win, 264 win, 338 Win, etc)

    BH
     
  4. zhop

    zhop New Member

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    what about a remington 700 i was thinking about looking through some pawn shops for one just for the action as long as i could change the caliber.
     
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