Got a ? about Bat action

Discussion in 'Gunsmithing' started by yamadog, Jan 19, 2009.

  1. yamadog

    yamadog Well-Known Member

    Jan 28, 2008
    What type of drop plate will work with the bat action or isn't the drop plate part of the action .
  2. NesikaChad

    NesikaChad Well-Known Member

    Jan 28, 2007
    If by drop plate you mean hinged floor metal then I'm pretty sure they use the standard mortises for any push feed type action. I can't imagine it being much different than what a Nesika or Remington would use.

    I'm not for certain though, be best to give them a call.

  3. Derek M.

    Derek M. Well-Known Member

    Jul 12, 2004
    You are referring to the bottom metal correct? BAT actions are just that. No trigger, no follower, no floor plate. You get the receiver and a bolt. Everything else sold separately.

    How much do you want to spend? You can get into some pricey ss bottom metal for around $400, or go cheaper and get Remington, Wyatt, H-S Precision, Pacific tool, and others.