Oversized bolt handles allow shooters rapid bolt manipulation, positive control, and greater clearance from the rifle’s optic.
After market bolt knobs come in two basic configurations; those that require the old knob be turned down into a threaded stud and those that remove the factory knob, drill a hole and install a stud to accept the knob. For this project, we will utilize the utilize the first kind.
Here we install a Brownells oversized bolt handle on a Remington 700 SPS.
Porting a shotgun helps decrease muzzle rise and felt recoil. I decided to port the 18.5″ barrel on my 870 Remington shotgun. This is a quick and easy project that requires minimum tooling. I ordered […]
5 Reasons to consider gunsmithing as a hobby Professional gunsmiths, many of whom attend one of the excellent schools available in this country, practice their trade for a living on other people’s firearms. The amateur, home, or hobbyist gunsmith practices […]
We decided to take a crack at building a .223/5.56MM Special Purpose Rifle style upper receiver for an AR15. We wanted to end up with an accurate rifle, low recoil impulse that is extremely shooter friendly. […]