I really don't know

Discussion in 'The Basics, Starting Out' started by c east, Dec 9, 2003.

  1. c east

    c east Well-Known Member

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    I really don\'t know

    What is a barrel-block ?...Newbie I guess
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    Honest Charlie
     
  2. Guest

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    Re: I really don\'t know

    A barrel block is usually a split block of steel or aluminum that surrounds the barrel ahead of the action. It supports the barrel and provides additional bedding surface.
     

  3. c east

    c east Well-Known Member

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    Re: I really don\'t know

    Is the action bedded also?
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  4. Brent

    Brent Well-Known Member

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    Re: I really don\'t know

    Most of them I've seen and heard about, the action and barrel both are free floated.

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