View Full Version : Recoil pad suggestions
April 7, 2008, 11:16 PM
I just bought a new rifle remmy 700 sps 300 win and was thinking about getting a muzzle brake but people are saying a good recoil pad is all i need. Anyone have good reviews on any recoil pads
April 7, 2008, 11:59 PM
Limbsaver (http://www.limbsaver.com/Products/Firearms/Prec.aspx)!!! Works great on my 6.3lb Tikka in 300wm. I'd call and find out what model to buy. Oh and congrats!!!
April 8, 2008, 12:04 AM
what kinda limb saver u have a slip on one or soemthign different
chris in va
April 8, 2008, 02:29 AM
Either one works. Keep in mind it makes your stock longer by about an inch, they're really thick.
April 8, 2008, 02:30 AM
Mine was designed for my Tikka and is an exact fit.
April 8, 2008, 08:37 AM
The R3 is a good pad and is a remington item that will be a factory fit. The Pachymar Decelerator is also a very good pad and they make them prefitted to the factory 700 SPS stock.
If you still have problems with recoil after a new pad, you should try a shooting vest or shooting pad that you wear. Browning and several others make them and they run in the 30-100 range.
April 8, 2008, 04:56 PM
My rifle comes with the r3 pad on it maybe i'll try it out before buying a pad. is the pachymar pad a slip on or would i have to take my pad off and install that one
April 8, 2008, 10:46 PM
the pachymar comes in both slip on and a prefitted that you would have to remove the screws and then remove the old pad and put on the pachymar and then put the screws back in. A lot of work :D
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