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Adjustable Trigger, Do I Have One?

Discussion in 'Maintenance & Gunsmithing' started by Lickskillet, Jun 27, 2011.

  1. Lickskillet

    Lickskillet Land Of Big Sticks Member

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    Just wondering if the stock trigger on my Remm 700 270 CDL Mtn Rifle is adjustable? If so, is it fairly easy to do? It must be set at 8lbs I swear. I want it about 3. If its not, what kind of cost can I expect to get a trigger put in?

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  2. deadeye

    deadeye Albany,OR. Moderator Staff Member

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  3. jbett98

    jbett98 NW Oregon Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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  4. Lickskillet

    Lickskillet Land Of Big Sticks Member

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    Thankyou....
     
  5. Lickskillet

    Lickskillet Land Of Big Sticks Member

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    Ok,, used the link above to toy with it. Took some doing but I finally got it to where I have nice 3lb pull with no creep. However, now every once in a while, it will go off upon taking the safety off. Not good and I WONT leave it this way. My question is, can I either tighten or back off the the sear only to cure this without messing with the pull and over travel? It took me some doing to get it where I want it and it seemed to be good so I applied my nail polish and put it back together. I am hoping a minor tweek of the sear will fix this... All fellars in the know on this please come forward.... lol Thanks a bunch..
     
  6. jbett98

    jbett98 NW Oregon Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    The article states that you should back off the sear engagement screw 1/4 turn, and repeat all the safety checks outlined in the article.
     
  7. deadshot2

    deadshot2 NW Quadrant WA State Well-Known Member

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    Another alternative is to install a Timney Trigger.