My first rifle purchased for me by my Dad with some recent modifications.
Rem 700 Mountain Rifle blueprinted Douglas XX air gauged SS chambered 7-08 Factory stock pillar bedded Barreled action cerakoted graphite black Talley lightweights and Leupold VX2 3-9X40 7.5lbs all up. Kept the factory stock for sentimental reasons being my first rifle. Work done by Tim Smith.
Joe Collier built 30-06 Rem 700 Stainless trued McMillan hunters edge green with black specks Bartlein #3 24" fluted with Vais break Timney trigger Cerakote black VX-R 3-9x50 on Talleys Shoots Nosler Trophy grade 180s less than 1/2"
Smith on this one was Nathan Chesney @ Hillbilly Custom Rifles - really easy to work with and a nice fellow to boot! Specs: Trued stainless SA 700 Pinned recoil lug Ti fluted bolt & side bolt release, GreTan bolt shroud/firing pin Bartlein 2b contour, 1-8" twist, 3/4" shank, fluted & finished @ 22.5" Bedded Classic Edge stock in brown & black splatter, 13.5 LOP, red recoil pad Shilen trigger @ 2.75 lbs BAT Machine Aluminum ADL trigger guard & BAT action screws Talley Lwt lows, Leupold Mark 2 3x9x40 with Long Range reticle All up weight is 7 lbs 5 ozs, balance is perfect, just a bit of weight out towards the muzzle.
Still need to get to the range but thinking it should shoot:)
Last edited by Oregonmuley; 02/22/17.
"Rather hunt Mule deer than anything else" "Team 7MM-08"
.358 Win built on a LH Rem 700 SA squared up with a Douglas Ultra 1-12 twist 21" barrel resting in a HS Precision Stock with HS Precision Bottom metal with detachable magazine. A Tuned X Mark Pro Trigger. All the metal was Cerakoted matte black. On top she's got a Leupold VX3i - 3.5x10x40 with CDS with STD base and rings. Total weight in full swing is 8 lbs. 2 oz. I love it
280AI SAAMI w/ a fresh JGS rougher and finisher Bedded into a McMillan Hunter's Edge (marbled) Bartlein #3 @ 24" + blended Vias 1" shank (8 flutes timed w/ flute up) R700 Blueprinted Timney 510 @ 1.5# Remington bottom metal Black Cerakote VX6 2-12x42 Talley Low Smithed by Joe Collier Trophy Grade 140s group less than 1/2" Handles like a dream
8.14 lbs unloaded LRI barreled action Kevin Weaver bedded and assembled Stiller Tac 30 (757 gr) Trigger Tech (52 gr) 21" Bart #3/Fluted (1302 gr) Hawkins BDL (70 gr) Hawkins SS guard screws (18 gr) Hawkins follower (14 gr) Rem magbox (45 gr) Rem spring (11 gr) McMillan Hunter, Edge fill - brown with black & tan specks (776 gr) Scope: VX5HD 3-15 Firedot duplex (579 gr) Rings: Talley lows (70 gr)
.308 Winchester. SS Rem 700 SA ADL blueprinted SS Bartlein 1/10” twist 5R 20” 1.25” Straight cylinder McMillan A3 Arctic Camo EGW 20 MOA Rail Timney Trigger Rings will be Smith Enterprise 50 BMG Scope will be my Leupold Mark 4 8.5x25 Also will be sending bolt to Karl to put a Hunters Knob on it soon. As it sits in the picture is 11 lbs on bathroom scale
.270 Winchester 700 SS action slabbed #3 SS Hart 1:9 @ 22" Nathan's stock (formerly Rimrock) Kick-EEZ pad, dark charcoal paint with orange flecks Aftermarket bolt handle (drawing a blank on the name) Hawkins bottom metal TriggerTech trigger Barrel, bolt handle and shroud cerakoted uber-flat black