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Old January 21, 2013, 06:14 PM   #1
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How true are factory Rem 700 receivers from mid-late 80's?

I have an '84 model .308 PSS that shoots like a laser. Were the receivers back then more 'true'? Did they ever need to be blueprinted? Just curious.
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Old January 21, 2013, 11:20 PM   #2
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The Rem 700 receivers back in the 1980s were good, no better or worse than the ones made today. They got a little better with blueprinting.
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