Might need rem 700 243cal bolt

Discussion in 'Gun Parts - Stocks, Barrels, Actions, etc.' started by lineman2002, May 28, 2012.

  1. lineman2002

    lineman2002 Well-Known Member

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    I hot loaded my 243 vtr (read my powder scale wrong) and might be in the look out for a bolt if the gun smith can't fix it
     
  2. Aldon

    Aldon Well-Known Member

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    PT&G

    Might as well upgrade.
     

  3. lineman2002

    lineman2002 Well-Known Member

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    It's just a stock gun it's my sons rifle just need a stock bolt
     
  4. Tikkamike

    Tikkamike Well-Known Member

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    A pt&g bolt will run you about $250 plus the gunamith work of assembling it and souldering on a handle then the rifle wil need re headspaced. If u have the cash you may as well order a custom barrel too. ...or sell it to me. If you want to sell it send me a pm
     
  5. BillLarson

    BillLarson Well-Known Member

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    I really doubt you need a new bolt.....probably just relap the lugs "IF" they are galled.....
    bill larson
     
  6. lineman2002

    lineman2002 Well-Known Member

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    Well I hot loaded it by 10 grains I had to cut the brass out of the bolt with a driemal tool u can see the brass indention in the bolt face extractor was broke too
     
  7. BillLarson

    BillLarson Well-Known Member

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    Send it to Greg Tannel........... he`s an expert in rem. bolts.He will fix.... and guaruntee it....
     
  8. Westex

    Westex Well-Known Member

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    I have a new take off factory bolt 125 plus shipping. Thanks! Mark
     
  9. lineman2002

    lineman2002 Well-Known Member

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    I will keep u in mind westex I called my gun smith but haven't heard back from him yet
     
  10. lineman2002

    lineman2002 Well-Known Member

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    Sent u a pm westex