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post #61 of 66 (permalink) Old 12-12-2015, 09:16 PM
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Re: USA Today on M700 Triggers

I'm looking to buy model 700 action for a custom rifle. Anyone have one for sale?
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post #62 of 66 (permalink) Old 09-14-2016, 08:37 PM
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Re: USA Today on M700 Triggers

For a hundred bucks and some change you can buy a timney trigger from optics planet. and install it in 10 minutes with adj range of 1 and 1/2 to 4 lbs. u tube has detailed explaination and illustration.
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It was on 60 minutes tonight about a 15 year old that killed his brother when the gun went off without pulling the trigger., in the model 700... I have one in 6MM, going to test fire it this week to see if mine has that issue...
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The 60 minutes show last night presented some new cases of the "defective" trigger firing when safety is taken off. Nothing new; this allegation has been around for years. I have several old 700's with Mike Walker triggers, and no problems. But, there could be problems with some. Remington has numerous lawsuits on their hands with same alleged problem. I dunno what to think about the veracity of those allegations. What I do know is that Remington quality has been going downhill for about 10 years.

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I have a mint Remington model 700 in 300 ultra mag gun is prob 12/15 years old how do I know if my gun has that trigger ? So far no problems but with having two young sons I donít want to take a chance
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