Damn, wish I could chime in. I never fired my Stevens 200 .308 with the OEM stock + bipod. I promptly replaced it with a sniper stock, which I have mounted a bipod on and will be firing it for the first time this weekend.
I never did hear anything against doing so with the OEM stock though.
Marlin 882SS .22 Mag | Stevens 200 .308 | Mosin Nagant M44 7.62x54R | Maverick 88 12g | Mossberg 702 .22LR | FNP-9 9mm | RRA AR-15 .223 | Kel-Tec PLR-22 | Taurus PT-1911 AR .45
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