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 Post subject: Loose Stock on #1 Rifle
PostPosted: Mon Jun 24, 2019 10:01 pm 
Single-Sixer

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I noticed the other night that there was some paly in the stock in one of my No 1 rifles, a .375 H&H magnum.

I bought this rifle a little over a year ago and never noticed this before. I have yet to fire this gun and was planning to do so in the upcoming summer months, getting various ammo together.

How much of a troublesome fix is this? Is it something that a reputable smith can do or is it one of those things that has to be fixed at the factory?


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PostPosted: Tue Jun 25, 2019 3:20 am 
Hunter

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You could probably do it yourself. Remove the recoil pad, tighten the stock bolt, reinstall the recoil pad. Done. Use a Phillips screwdriver with a round shank to loosen the recoil pad screws, and lube the shank with something like silicone or Go-Jo hand cleaner to prevent marring the recoil pad.

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PostPosted: Thu Jun 27, 2019 1:49 pm 
Buckeye

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What Enigma said. Let us know if it worked.


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