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Thread: Tikka T3 Bolt Shroud

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    Tikka T3 Bolt Shroud

    I have a T3 thats having a few mods done to it .
    In my research of the T3 , the Bolt Shroud has come up a few times .
    Is the standard Shroud a weak link in the T3ís design or is replacing it with an aftermarket one just purely cosmetic ?
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    Just cosmetic I reckon.
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    Just cosmetic it I have seen the odd T3 that's missing its bolt shroud as it's just fallen off
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    Cosmetic, I suspect people munt them by pulling apart and putting together the bolt incorrectly by using excessive force when things don't click smoothly in place.

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    mine had a plastic one that I removed by popping a primer
    replaced it with a ali one

    If you can get a nice shaped one they improve how the rifle looks, less plastic more metal
    im sure my ali one will blow off just as quickly if I poorly formed any more cases

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    Exactly right. I cracked a bit off mine years ago trying to dismantle the bolt. Put it back on and it's no worries at all.

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    The T3X shroud is made of metal so it’s unlikely to snap unless you man handle it.
    I’m running a Sterk shroud. Bloody nice and adds a bit of class.
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    3D printed titanium.
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    Purely for show. Does nothing the standard plastic one doesn't.
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