Monthly Archives: April 2010

Savage Bolt Face and Lugs

Even though this is a floating bolt head, it is still necessary to true the bolt head.  After lapping the lugs and bolt face, notice that the Savage dimple is gone.  This should slow down ‘blowing or blanking’ primers.

Posted in F-Class, Rifle Building | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Scope Rail and Rings for Smallbore and Long Range Rifle – Unfinished Prototype

This has been one of my chief rants over the last couple of years… that the advent of the new rails and rings, which are actually pretty high quality, add so much height to the shooting position, that when you … Continue reading

Posted in Rifle Building | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Replacing Cheekpiece on Thumbhole Stock

Replacing Cheekpiece on Thumbhole Stock with a Mid Tompkins rollover cheekpiece  made by Steve McGee

Posted in Cheekpiece, Rifle Building | Leave a comment