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Customizing a Mossberg MVP 5.56

December 14, 2016 // 0 Comments

The Mossberg MVP rifles have been extremely popular since their introduction.  The compact action, short barrel and ability to feed from standard AR-15/M16 M4 magazines makes a nifty package.  Take a look at our review: Review: Mossberg MVP Patrol 5.56mm NATO (223 Remington) and 7.62 NATO …

223 Ackley Improved: A better 223? Whether it’s simple curiosity or a desire to increase performance, exploring different cartridges is part of being a shooter.  One way to accomplish this is to purchase a new firearm.  Another, more economical option, is to convert a rifle you …

Remington Model Seven Actions are available!

November 21, 2014 // 0 Comments

Brownells is selling virgin Remington Model Seven actions.  This is the first time I’m aware of them being sold as a stand alone action.  Until now, you had to buy a rifle and cannibalize it to get the action. The tenon dimensions are similar to Remington …

The 28″ heavy barrel makes this gun kick like a .22! Building a precision rifle on a custom action can offer a number of advantages.  In addition to custom features such as heavier tangs, specialized extractors, one piece bolts and upgraded bolt stops, there can be a significant labor savings. Starting …