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February 23, 2000, 02:24 PM
My new McMillan stock just came for my mod 70, anyone know what I should torque the action to?
For some reason 60in/lbs rings a bell, but not sure.
February 23, 2000, 11:53 PM
Nukem, there is no hard and fast rule. The torque will vary from rifle to rifle. I'd start at 40inlbs and work up 5inlbs at a time until you find the setting that groups best in your rifle.
February 24, 2000, 02:36 PM
Shouldn't be too surprising that Gale McMillan supplied the correct answer under "The Art of the Rifle".
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