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cleanguy46
03-03-2010, 7:49 PM
The 10 day torture period is up and I got to bring home my bolt action beauty..........

http://i296.photobucket.com/albums/mm199/cleanguy46/DSCN3029.jpg?t=1267674047

My new Remington 700 SPS Tactical .308 topped with a Nikon Buckmaster 6X18X40mm SF (Leupold QRW base and rings). Looking to get it to the range this Sunday weather permitting and get a full range report.

jmzhwells
03-03-2010, 7:58 PM
Nice gun, but why did u take the pic in my garage? Oh, I guess they might look the same. Let us know how you like the optics.

IrishPirate
03-03-2010, 7:59 PM
beautiful.....have fun with it!!!

EBR Works
03-03-2010, 8:02 PM
Very nice. Miller time!

cleanguy46
03-03-2010, 8:03 PM
Thanks!.....come hell or high water it's getting it's barrel warmed!

RudyN
03-03-2010, 8:34 PM
That is a very nice looking Bolt Action. You did well, now go out an shoot it. :D

Nor-Cal
03-03-2010, 8:40 PM
Nice choice, post up results

X-NewYawker
03-03-2010, 8:41 PM
You're gonna LOVE it!

repomanNWP
03-03-2010, 9:14 PM
I hate you... I'm 1 day into my 10 day sentence for the same setup! Enjoy!

cleanguy46
03-04-2010, 5:57 AM
I hate you... I'm 1 day into my 10 day sentence for the same setup! Enjoy!

I feel your pain, but all good things come to those that wait....after the mandated state BS. Thanks for the comments and really itching to get the weapon to the range.

AmpedUp
03-04-2010, 9:31 AM
Looks good the 700 is my next rifle!

problemchild
03-04-2010, 9:51 AM
Hope yours shoots better then the one I had. The barrel on mine was made by cavemen with rocks. It would shoot 1 inch and then start walking high-right as the barrel got warmer and warmer. And yes I made sure the stock was not touching the barrel. The inside of the barrel looked like a cement highway on a borescope.

aermotor
03-04-2010, 9:53 AM
Looks awesome! Definitely in the running for my next bolt gun.

rudedude916
03-04-2010, 10:01 AM
Looks good Steve. I bet Sunday can't come soon enough. Maybe since its my birthday you just might let me put a few down range:84:

cleanguy46
03-04-2010, 10:54 AM
Looks good Steve. I bet Sunday can't come soon enough. Maybe since its my birthday you just might let me put a few down range:84:

No problem! Once I have it sighted in you are more then welcome too. I used your laser bore sighter and it is in the ballpark and should sight in quickly.

rudedude916
03-04-2010, 11:41 AM
Hell yeah! We'll give the 300yd gong a good beating:beatdeadhorse5:.

aermotor
03-04-2010, 12:19 PM
cleanguy46: Do you ever go to Angeles range?

cleanguy46
03-04-2010, 2:10 PM
cleanguy46: Do you ever go to Angeles range?

No I actually live in the Sacramento area so i'm way north of your location.

dellgsg5
03-04-2010, 2:14 PM
Looks good. congrats!!!

powderedtoastman
03-04-2010, 4:46 PM
Very nice. I love mine, I ended up putting an HS Precision stock on mine with the SWFA USS 10x scope. Very nice to shoot

cleanguy46
06-18-2010, 9:32 AM
Well in the ever evolving state of my SPS Tactical .308 I have added a few changes in making a better shooter. I swapped out the Hogue stock for a better HS Precision and sent out the bolt to Keith Johns @ AZ Precision to have a custom bolt knob installed and the knob and bolt Cerakoted. This weapon is shaping up to be quite an accurate shooter!


http://i296.photobucket.com/albums/mm199/cleanguy46/DSCN3143.jpg

http://i296.photobucket.com/albums/mm199/cleanguy46/DSCN3144.jpg

http://i296.photobucket.com/albums/mm199/cleanguy46/DSCN3140.jpg

I think the next modification being concidered will be a Timney 510 trigger although the stock X-Mark PRO trigger is working great. I feel the Timney offers more advantages with it's lower adjustable pull down to 1.5 pounds. Anyway I'm sure enjoying the superb accuracy and having fun with the first bolt gun! :D

coryglidden
06-18-2010, 9:35 AM
thats an awesome remmy. i want the same set up

twinjetguy
06-18-2010, 11:51 AM
That thing is super sexy! I want the exact same set up! Congrats on the purchase and the customization.

Legasat
06-18-2010, 12:58 PM
I am warming up the idea of nice bolt rifle. That one just makes me want one more!

Congrats!!!