Should I glass bed my rimfire rifle?

If you have ever had a rifle that shoots consistently for a few shots and then the zero seems to change, or a rifle that sprays bullets around the target in a shotgun pattern, a moving action could be the cause. This s not to say that glass bedding will solve all problems with consistency but it is the best place to start. How to glass bed your ...…

Simple Action Bedding Secret

Most of the time, glass bedding a modern bolt-action rifle is relatively simple and straightforward. However, there are occasionally a few problems. By Reid Coffield. The use of bedding pads to support the barrel is especially helpful when bedding heavy-barreled rifles. The pads are placed in the barrel channel to support the weight of the barrel.…

glass bedding a savage bolt gun - BENCHREST

May 30, 2011 · Hello all, I am looking to glass bed a savage model 10 .223 rifle. It is an older sporter and comes with a simple wood stock from the factory and was never bedded from the factory. It is my sons first centerfire rifle and I am going to try my hand at glass bedding it. I have never done this before so any and all advice and tips are welcome.…

How Does Barrel Bedding Affect Accuracy? Gun Digest

Aug 29, 2017 · There is a lot with regard to bedding dynamics that can either increase or decrease a rifle's accuracy. ... Home Gun Articles How Does Barrel Bedding Affect Accuracy? How Does Barrel Bedding Affect Accuracy? By. Jon R. Sundra-August 29, 2017. 0. 14690. ... which is best achieved through glass bedding.Author: Jon R. Sundra…

Accurizing Savage Rifles - SavageGunsmithing

Most Savage rifles have good contact, but not all. Facing or lapping the lugs insures good contact on both lugs. The lugs on all the rifles we do are checked and machined as necessary to get good contact on both lugs. The last item in Savage Rifle Accurizing is the stock bedding. The ……

Bedding a Savage 110 - Shooters Forum

Jun 10, 2009 · When bedding the Savage action, the recoil lug should only contact the bedding at the rear. I put two layers of masking tape on front, sides and bottom of the recoil lug and trhen heavily coat the tape and face of the lug with Kiwi shoe polish as a release agent. The rear tang on a Savage action needs to be free floated, no bedding here.…