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#3315084 - 08/07/13 05:19 PM Re: Boyds stocks [Re: BirdDog123]
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Registered: 07/31/13
Posts: 201
Loc: cookeville tn

ive got one on a rem. 700 .223. not a thumbhole, I think its the prairie hunter. I like it really well.
#3315186 - 08/07/13 07:16 PM Re: Boyds stocks [Re: BirdDog123]
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Registered: 11/06/02
Posts: 7395
Loc: savannah, tn., usa

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My buddy has one on a remington model 700. He complains about the weight of it.
X Force is Bad!
Let em go and let em grow!
There is a difference in a turkey killer and a turkey hunter!

#3315235 - 08/07/13 08:09 PM Re: Boyds stocks [Re: muddyboots]
10 Point

Registered: 09/03/08
Posts: 4708
Loc: Shelby County

I have 3, all thumbhole. The Abolt 22-250 required a hair of inletting to let the safety move. The Abolt 30-06 required Zip. The 243 was from another vendor, no comment. They are heavier. I shot two deer last year off-hand. I very much believe the stock design allows for a steadier sight picture.
Mine do not need bedding, other than the fact that bedding in any rifle is a recomended step to take.

I ordered all of mine with the upgraded recoil pad and sling studs.

Be careful with the inletting. Trust me.

Here's my 06 stock

#3315257 - 08/07/13 08:22 PM Re: Boyds stocks [Re: BirdDog123]
8 Point

Registered: 01/06/08
Posts: 1687
Loc: Collierville

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I have used these before and the fit has been good and the accuracy of my rifle was good as well. My only problem with them is that they were always a little "slippery" to me. The finish is soooo smooth that it always felt like it was slipping around in my hands, especially when really cold.
#3315972 - 08/08/13 12:42 PM Re: Boyds stocks [Re: TNRifleman]
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Registered: 03/11/99
Posts: 1529
Loc: Newport/Gatlinburg

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I have the Evolution on a 10/22 build. No complaints with it, looks and feels awesome.


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