best trigger for a vanguard?

Discussion in 'Rifles, Bullets, Barrels & Ballistics' started by fisherman983, Jul 9, 2015.

  1. fisherman983

    fisherman983 Well-Known Member

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    wanting some opinions on what the best trigger to replace my factory weatherby vanguard trigger is. I don't see a jewell available
     
  2. MOA Chaser

    MOA Chaser Well-Known Member

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    I replaced one of my S1's with a Timney. The other S1 has the original trigger that was worked over by a friend of mine. There are a few youtube videos out there on how to get the most out of your factory trigger. My S2 has an adjustable 2 stage trigger that is not that bad.
     
  3. gohring3006

    gohring3006 Well-Known Member

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    I worked my S1 trigger myself by reading a few articles on the subject. It was about 5lbs after adjusting the so called "trigger weight" screw, before adjustment...5lbs.. after adjustment...5lbs. So i worked it over, now its 2.5lbs with a little creep but a 100% improvement over stock.
     
  4. Dr. Vette

    Dr. Vette Well-Known Member

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    Timney.

    I've got several Vanguards. Generally I have about 50% success in getting them to improve using Kiwi Nate's instructions on this forum.

    My last one I removed about half a coil from the trigger spring and that was almost too much. So, consider taking off even less if you need to. I only removed a bit of spring AFTER tweaking it first and not getting improvement. That's the first one I have tried that with, and it did help.

    However, I own both Rifle Basix and Timneys, and much prefer the Timney.
     
  5. Dosh

    Dosh Well-Known Member

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    983, the Timney is very good. Timney will preset pull weight when you order it. I've installed several on Vanguards, very easy. Timney's web site has easy instructions also. Good luck.