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#12141720 - 07/12/17 Re: Smoking Deal from PT&G on LH actions [Re: Fjold]  
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Originally Posted by Fjold
I wish I had seen this earlier, they only have 223 and magnum bolt face models left at $455

Where are you seeing that? All I can find is $750 for lh sa.


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#12147894 - 07/15/17 Re: Smoking Deal from PT&G on LH actions [Re: Tejano]  
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Got my tracking# yesterday. Hope to have it next week.

#12152592 - 07/17/17 Re: Smoking Deal from PT&G on LH actions [Re: butchlambert1]  
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Originally Posted by butchlambert1
Got my tracking# yesterday. Hope to have it next week.


Best of luck. We would like to see/hear your thoughts on it once you receive it.


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#12166658 - 07/24/17 Re: Smoking Deal from PT&G on LH actions [Re: bbassi]  
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I received my tracking information today as well. I should have the action by the first part of next week, allowing for crappy Alaska shipping.

#12166955 - 07/25/17 Re: Smoking Deal from PT&G on LH actions [Re: Tejano]  
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Just checked online and saw the price is now $790 or so.


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#12166978 - 07/25/17 Re: Smoking Deal from PT&G on LH actions [Re: Tejano]  
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I am holding tight for now but was seriously tempted by the stainless units at Bud's. Time to check in with PT&G again.

I CC'd one of their customer service reps and they gave me a partial refund I think only holding $150 as a deposit so maybe they actually read my rants and it is pretty decent of them to do this.


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#12167710 - 07/25/17 Re: Smoking Deal from PT&G on LH actions [Re: Tejano]  
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The machine work on mine is visually very good. It came with the one piece fluted bolt, the small diameter firing pin and a M16 extractor. It also has a new crappy Remington trigger. The bluing job was very nice.

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#12167757 - 07/25/17 Re: Smoking Deal from PT&G on LH actions [Re: Tejano]  
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The machine work on mine is visually very good. It came with the one piece fluted body, the small diameter firing pin and a M16 extractor. It also has a new crappy Remington trigger. The bluing job was very nice.
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#12168555 - 07/25/17 Re: Smoking Deal from PT&G on LH actions [Re: Tejano]  
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Butch, Is your picture reversed? That looks like a righty.


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#12169490 - 07/26/17 Re: Smoking Deal from PT&G on LH actions [Re: Tejano]  
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Butch that is encouraging. I like the straight bolt and conservative knob. It torques me when some companies charge extra for a classic handle when you don't care for the four on the floor shifter tactickool look.

Did they chase the threads and other than hardware will it need any more work? If you add up all the extras I think it is a great deal.


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#12169552 - 07/26/17 Re: Smoking Deal from PT&G on LH actions [Re: bbassi]  
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Originally Posted by bbassi
Butch, Is your picture reversed? That looks like a righty.



Somebody asked about the ones on special. I do understand the thread, just posting pics of what they should get either LH or RH.
On the receiver it appears that the front ring was straightened to the bore as well as the lug abuttments. Dave said they straighten the threads, but said the newer Remington 700s have pretty good machine work out of the box. As most of you know Remington does these with CNC now.

#12169555 - 07/26/17 Re: Smoking Deal from PT&G on LH actions [Re: bbassi]  
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Originally Posted by bbassi
Butch, Is your picture reversed? That looks like a righty.



Somebody asked about the ones on special. I do understand the thread, just posting pics of what they should get either LH or RH.
On the receiver it appears that the front ring was straightened to the bore as well as the lug abuttments. Dave said they straighten the threads, but said the newer Remington 700s have pretty good machine work out of the box. As most of you know Remington does these with CNC now.
It is a hell of a deal as these are new receivers with a PT&G bolt.

#12171394 - 07/27/17 Re: Smoking Deal from PT&G on LH actions [Re: Tejano]  
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Thanks. I think mine will be a lefty twin to yours with the same fluting. Can't wait to get into the Bourdan stock and screw on the 1/8 Krieger barrel in 6mmAI.


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You will be happy.

#12193283 - 08/07/17 Re: Smoking Deal from PT&G on LH actions [Re: Tejano]  
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Whoo hoooty got my booty. PT&G just called and it's out the door as soon as they get the FFL so seven weeks ain't too bad. Especially when they told me 18 weeks.

Under promise and over deliver they have my business for sure.


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#12196680 - 08/09/17 Re: Smoking Deal from PT&G on LH actions [Re: Tejano]  
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Im waiting on an order from 3/15.Ive called an emailed not one response. I just got though now. They are calling me back with my order status. Keep my fingers crossed.


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#12196715 - 08/09/17 Re: Smoking Deal from PT&G on LH actions [Re: Tejano]  
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I'd buy the stainless action from Bud's and get it in 4 days. Plus I don't like sako extractor cuts in bolts.

#12197468 - 08/09/17 Re: Smoking Deal from PT&G on LH actions [Re: Tejano]  
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I ordered one on 6/15 and my packing slip was dated 7/21. It is a standard bolt face with a fluted bolt.

#12197527 - 08/09/17 Re: Smoking Deal from PT&G on LH actions [Re: Tejano]  
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Figures they never called me back. They must have lost my order. BS!


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#12203059 - 08/12/17 Re: Smoking Deal from PT&G on LH actions [Re: Tejano]  
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Now they are saying the end of the month. My guess is they lost my order and now are finally building it.


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#12205652 - 08/13/17 Re: Smoking Deal from PT&G on LH actions [Re: Tejano]  
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4 day turn for stainless steel new Remington 700 action from Bud's if you change your mind. Mine's waiting for trip to smith and bartlein barrel. Had Kampfeld put new bolt knob on and that will be only alteration done to it.

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Originally Posted by 30338
4 day turn for stainless steel new Remington 700 action from Bud's if you change your mind. Mine's waiting for trip to smith and bartlein barrel. Had Kampfeld put new bolt knob on and that will be only alteration done to it.

I bought one off GB a couple weeks back when Bud's was jacking around with prices. Dropped the MO in the mail one Saturday. Picked up the receiver at my FFL the next Saturday. Will send it off for a bolt knob when I make up my mind what I want to build on a short action.


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#12206384 - 08/13/17 Re: Smoking Deal from PT&G on LH actions [Re: Tejano]  
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Originally Posted by Tejano
Whoo hoooty got my booty. PT&G just called and it's out the door as soon as they get the FFL so seven weeks ain't too bad. Especially when they told me 18 weeks.

Under promise and over deliver they have my business for sure.

Lol.....Good, that will make up for my biz that they will never get.....

#12207991 - 08/14/17 Re: Smoking Deal from PT&G on LH actions [Re: Tejano]  
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Fun to see this back at the top. I finally got my follower from them. 134 days from order to delivery. 3 times they told me it was out for anodizing. when I put it in the gun and cycled 1 magazine full through it to check function, it had a big old brass scratch through the red anodizing. mad


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