Customizing a Savage B.Mag Target Rifle

February 7, 2022 Bill Marr 0

Savage makes some outstanding rimfire rifles that offer an excellent value for the money. Occasionally I’m asked about machining them for customers. Normally I’ll pass, but the owner of this B.Mag .17 HMR managed to […]


Building a Custom 6GT Rifle

July 31, 2021 Bill Marr 0

I’ve been in the shooting business since the late 1990s. While there has always been a seemingly continuous rollout of new and better cartridges, it seems like the frequency of introductions has increased in the […]



May 31, 2021 Bill Marr 0

I have some pretty interesting guns walk into the shop, like this Ruger SPNY. The SPNY was a hammerless DAO variant of the SP-101 chambered in 38 Special and made exclusively for the NYPD, this […]


Removing a stuck Remington 700 barrel

February 28, 2021 Bill Marr 0

I pull (unthread) rifle barrels from actions on an almost daily basis. Often, most of the most stubborn actions can be removed with the proper barrel & action vise and a little bit of effort. […]