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Thread: Howa/Vanguard action compatible with a Remington Model 7 barrel?

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    Howa/Vanguard action compatible with a Remington Model 7 barrel?

    Well?

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    Hole in the ground with water in it!

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    Smart ass:-)

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    They use different threads

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    But how different?

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    Metric vs imperial I believe. That's as much as I know.

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    You haven't bought a model 7 260 barrel off trade me to put on the Howa have you?

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    Nope was looking at a 7mm SAUM model 7 barrel for my vanguard...

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    Okay I thought my sale on trade me had just gone west so that's a relief.

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    Is your howa a 7mm? Just ream it out?

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    Nope but that would have been good if I saw it and if I knew that it fit. Na vanguard is a 308 with a short barrel...

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    Ream to 300wsm?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Matt2308 View Post
    Hole in the ground with water in it!
    Good place for both of them

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    Quote Originally Posted by Beavis View Post
    Metric vs imperial I believe. That's as much as I know.
    Rem 1-1/16th by 16 tpi

    Vanguard 26mm 1.5 pitch
    A big fast bullet beats a little fast bullet every time

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    Thought about a short mag but its only a 17.5"barrel... Depends what ya want I guess Greg

 

 

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