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I need help, I need one more piece to finnish my rifle

Discussion in 'Rifle Discussion' started by cyclesurvival, Jan 23, 2012.

  1. cyclesurvival

    cyclesurvival Vancouver Well-Known Member

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    I just got my muzzle brake mounted and I need a bolt knob for my Remy. What I'm looking for is a Resin or Silver skull about 1" in diameter, I want to drill and tap it and mount it on my bolt. anyone have a clue where I can get one? any help would be appreciated.
     
  2. deadeye

    deadeye Albany,OR. Moderator Staff Member

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  3. pdx lefty

    pdx lefty portland Active Member

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    I cant help with the skull. However, i do want to give you props on your build! That's a nice looking rifle, let us know how it shoots.

    Lefty.
     
  4. cyclesurvival

    cyclesurvival Vancouver Well-Known Member

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    Thanks Deadeye
    I have some valve stem caps about the same size, but they are just a little to small.
     
  5. cyclesurvival

    cyclesurvival Vancouver Well-Known Member

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    Thanks PDX
    hoping it shoots as good as the one I built for my buddy 500 yards easy he's working on 750 now.
     
  6. matt_w

    matt_w Hillsboro, OR Active Member

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    plumberfishes Gresham oregon Active Member

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    ok pics are great but give us a few details,,, did you buy it all as parts and build from the rec up, or was it a(insert rifle here) who made the stock, who made the barrell what cal... details man details!
     
  8. CamoDeafie

    CamoDeafie Albany Well-Known Member

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    what about shift knobs? they maybe little bigger, but you should be able to find one thats already drilled and tapped......may need to do soem work around if you want it to be right side up with bolt down....

    OR these!
    http://www.amazon.com/Custom-Access...s/dp/B0009N0W60/ref=acc_glance_auto_ai_ps_t_4 I dont know if they're bigger than the valve stem caps, BUT....they look to be right size for bolt handle...if you can get the studs out
     
  9. bruzer

    bruzer Grants Pass, OR Well-Known Member

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    CamoDeafie beat me to them. I have a couple on the motorcycle plate but they might not be any bigger than the valve cap ones.
    Mike
     
  10. cyclesurvival

    cyclesurvival Vancouver Well-Known Member

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    Early Remington 700 action with a douglas premium barrel 7mm Mag, I threaded the barrel and installed the new muzzle brake. Choate sniper stock, leopold mounts, stock trigger I work it over 3lbs. I have done nothing to the bolt other than die the handle, lugs have real good contact. Cerakoat for the bolt and im going to go out and shoot it before I Cerakoat the whole action and barrel, just Duracoat for now. I will see how good it shoots as soon as I can get the scope I want. If needed I will do some barrel work to it. I thought about truing the bolt but the lathe I have is just not solid enough for .0001 work.
     
  11. RedneckRampage

    RedneckRampage Newberg Well-Known Member

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    Over in N. Portland there is a bead shop called Belladonna Beads. They have lots of different skull beads and decorative things. I got some carved bone ones for a keychain I made. I think they have just what you want.
     
  12. cyclesurvival

    cyclesurvival Vancouver Well-Known Member

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    Thanks Redneck
    I will give them a try bone would be cool.
     
  13. RedneckRampage

    RedneckRampage Newberg Well-Known Member

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    No problem, they are kinda creepy lol
     
  14. cyclesurvival

    cyclesurvival Vancouver Well-Known Member

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    I got a bolt knob looks good a little bigger than I wanted but it will work.