The channel below the barrel seems to leave ample opportunity to epoxy in a stabilizing bar as someone else has suggested. You have certainly reinforced my habit of going slower and carrying a heavier rifle. Thanks for the excellent well illustrated presentation of the issue and great attitude.I’m having trouble believing this just happened. I was shooting off a bipod from the bench and this happened. I added the pic rail and additional t-nut to this stock but it broke through the factory installed one (I installed the one further forward). This is a super lightweight carbon fiber and Kevlar stock.
the rifle manufacturer stated that they do not recommend use of a bipod on this model so there is no warranty coverage.
anyway, it’s either a freak deal or needs to be a word of caution to anyone using a super lightweight stock. I can’t imagine a stock that you can’t use a bipod with...View attachment 200558View attachment 200559View attachment 200560View attachment 200561View attachment 200562View attachment 200563