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Old 10-20-2010, 03:04 PM
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Default Remington 700

There is a special being aired tonight (Oct. 20) on Dish TV (CNBC), channel 208 at 9 p.m. ET. concerning safety problems.

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Old 11-17-2010, 11:58 AM
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I know, the deer are not safe around my Remington 700. Shoots clover leaf holes at 100 yards.
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Old 11-17-2010, 01:12 PM
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Coolest part is it does it without even being around the gun. Just gets bored and fires off a round.
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Old 11-17-2010, 02:06 PM
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What ever happened to not leaving a gun loaded?
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Old 11-18-2010, 02:33 AM
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Originally Posted by Duckbutter48 View Post
Coolest part is it does it without even being around the gun. Just gets bored and fires off a round.
Adjusting the trigger wrong, will do that.
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Old 11-18-2010, 06:00 AM
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YOu know, I watched this special. I have no idea why CNBC would try to dig up very old news like this and destroy remington.

I have modified several triggers so far on the 700. Yes, you can make that sear engagement very light and I can make it go off by hitting it with a rubber mallet. You can also not clean the trigger over years of use and over oiling with gunk and make the trigger unsafe. I believe this.

The only gripe I have is remington charged money to retrofit the triggers several years ago.

when I adjust a trigger, I littlerly beat the living daylights out of it with a rubber mallet.

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