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Old October 20, 2010, 09:17 PM   #1
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remington rifles on cnbc

it seems remington is under investigation for faulty 700 series bolt action hunting rifles. showing police swat teams with the gun misfireing. interviewing victims and family members of victims. glad i got weatherbys and savage rifles.
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Old October 20, 2010, 09:36 PM   #2
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Just saw the CNBC segment

It was very alarming. While I do not like bolt action rifles because of my being lefthanded and taught to fire righty in the Army. What concerns me is that is that I am in the market for a semi Rem 750 in the 308 chamber and wondering if there is a similar or like problem in that model.

On TFL I have seen many posts calling the 740/742/7400 "jamamatics." Is Remington covering up on that issue also?

Has any one had jamming in the 750?
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Old October 20, 2010, 09:40 PM   #3
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Here's a thread on the topic already in progress:
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Old October 20, 2010, 09:40 PM   #4
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700s are bad, send them to me for disposal.
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Old October 20, 2010, 10:04 PM   #5
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