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Brownells - Firearm Maintenance: Remington 870 Disassembly — Part 1/4
Brownells - Firearm Maintenance: Remington 870 Disassembly — Part 1/4

As part of our Firearm Maintenance Series, in this video one of Brownells gunsmiths goes through step-by-step how-to properly disassemble the Remington 870. Be sure to check out our subsequent videos on how-to clean, lube, and re-assemble an 870.

Brownells - Firearm Maintenance: Remington 870 Cleaning — Part 2/4
Brownells - Firearm Maintenance: Remington 870 Cleaning — Part 2/4

As part of our Firearm Maintenance Series, in this video one of Brownells gunsmiths goes through step-by-step how-to properly clean the Remington 870. Be sure to check out the other parts on how-to disassemble, lube, and re-assemble an 870.

Brownells - Firearm Maintenance: Remington 870 Lubrication — Part 3/4
Brownells - Firearm Maintenance: Remington 870 Lubrication — Part 3/4

As part of our Firearm Maintenance Series, in this video one of Brownells gunsmiths goes through step-by-step how-to properly lubricate the Remington 870. Be sure to check out the other parts on how-to disassemble, clean, and re-assemble an 870.

Brownells - Firearm Maintenance: Remington 870 Reassembly — Part 4/4
Brownells - Firearm Maintenance: Remington 870 Reassembly — Part 4/4

As part of our Firearm Maintenance Series, in this video one of Brownells gunsmiths goes through step-by-step how-to properly re-assemble the Remington 870. Be sure to check out the other parts on how-to disassemble, clean, and lube an 870.

Firearm Maintenance: Remington 700 Disassembly — Part 1/4
Firearm Maintenance: Remington 700 Disassembly — Part 1/4

As part of our Firearm Maintenance Series, in this video one of Brownells gunsmiths goes through step-by-step how-to properly disassemble the Remington 700. Be sure to check out our subsequent videos on how-to clean, lube, and re-assemble a 700.

Firearm Maintenance: Remington 700 Cleaning — Part 2/4
Firearm Maintenance: Remington 700 Cleaning — Part 2/4

As part of our Firearm Maintenance Series, in this video one of Brownells gunsmiths goes through step-by-step how-to properly clean the Remington 700. Be sure to check out the other parts on how-to disassemble, lube, and re-assemble a 700.

Firearm Maintenance: Remington 700 Lubrication — Part 3/4
Firearm Maintenance: Remington 700 Lubrication — Part 3/4

As part of our Firearm Maintenance Series, in this video one of Brownells gunsmiths goes through step-by-step how-to properly lubricate the Remington 700. Be sure to check out the other parts on how-to disassemble, clean, and re-assemble a 700.

Firearm Maintenance: Remington 700 Reassembly — Part 4/4
Firearm Maintenance: Remington 700 Reassembly — Part 4/4

As part of our Firearm Maintenance Series, in this video one of Brownells gunsmiths goes through step-by-step how-to properly re-assemble the Remington 700. Be sure to check out the other parts on how-to disassemble, clean, and lube a 700.

Firearm Maintenance: Remington 1100/ 1187 Disassembly — Part 1/4
Firearm Maintenance: Remington 1100/ 1187 Disassembly — Part 1/4

As part of our Firearm Maintenance Series, in this video one of Brownells gunsmiths goes through step-by-step how-to properly disassemble a Remington 1100/ 1187.

Firearm Maintenance: Remington 1100/ 1187 Cleaning — Part 2/4
Firearm Maintenance: Remington 1100/ 1187 Cleaning — Part 2/4

As part of our Firearm Maintenance Series, in this video one of Brownells gunsmiths goes through step-by-step how-to properly clean a Remington 1100/ 1187.

Firearm Maintenance: Remington 1100/ 1187 Lubrication — Part 3/4
Firearm Maintenance: Remington 1100/ 1187 Lubrication — Part 3/4

As part of our Firearm Maintenance Series, in this video one of Brownells gunsmiths goes through step-by-step how-to properly lubricate a Remington 1100/ 1187.

Firearm Maintenance: Remington 1100/ 1187 Reassembly — Part 4/4
Firearm Maintenance: Remington 1100/ 1187 Reassembly — Part 4/4

As part of our Firearm Maintenance Series, in this video one of Brownells gunsmiths goes through step-by-step how-to properly reassemble a Remington 1100/ 1187.

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Bolt Lapping Tools
Bolt Lapping Tools

In order to obtain maximum accuracy in any rifle, the bolt locking lugs must sear evenly and completely in the receiver. In addition, by having all lugs bear evenly, the stresses placed on the bolt during firing are distributed uniformly no one lug is subjected to undue pressure.

Bolt Body Heat Sink
Bolt Body Heat Sink

Alterations of rifle bolts should be done with great care, especially if intense heat is used for welding, soldering, or brazing. The heat treatment of the locking lugs as well as other critical areas of the bolt such as the cocking cam must not be altered.

Rifle Action Wrench System
Rifle Action Wrench System

Removing or installing a rifle barrel is a common gunsmithing task, yet it can sometimes be quite difficult. In addition to problems caused by the tight fit of the barrel threads in the receiver, the gunsmith may encounter problems directly related to his action wrench.

Remington 700-Type Riveted  Extractor
Remington 700-Type Riveted Extractor

Earlier Remington centerfire bolt action, pump action and autoloading rifles use an extractor that is riveted into the bolt. When an extractor breaks or fails, it must be replaced.

Remington Rivetless Extractors
Remington Rivetless Extractors

Remington introduced their rivetless extractor prior to 1981, with the Varmint rifles chambered in 7mm-08 caliber. It has since been used on all centerfire rifles including their pump and autoloading models, replacing the riveted extractor used on the models 740, 742, 760, 700, 600 and XP-100.

How To Build Your Own Remington 700 - Part I
How To Build Your Own Remington 700 - Part I

Building your own custom rifle has always seemed too far beyond the skills of the average Joe. But with a lot of patience, a little skill and some guidance from Brownells you'll learn how to build a custom Remington 700.

How To Build Your Own Remington 700 - Part II
How To Build Your Own Remington 700 - Part II

Last month we built our own Remington 700 from parts and tools all available here at Brownells. It was a lot easier to complete than I had anticipated.

How To Build Your Own Remington 700 - Part III
How To Build Your Own Remington 700 - Part III

Last month we did some shooting, bedded the action into the stock and did some more shooting. This month, we’ll start out with a trigger adjustment, shoot a bit more, then explain what we’re going to do next and introduce the Dave Manson tooling we’ll use to fully accurize the action.

How To Build Your Own Remington 700 - Part IV
How To Build Your Own Remington 700 - Part IV

Last time, we bedded the gun, shot it a bit, and then talked about the Manson tooling.

Glas Bedding A Remington 700
Glas Bedding A Remington 700

Consistent accuracy is what all shooters are ultimately looking for when hunting or target shooting.

Bolt Action Firing Pin Removal Tool
Bolt Action Firing Pin Removal Tool

Brownells Bolt Action Firing Pin Removal Tool gives the gunsmith a means of holding the mainspring compressed to allow access to the cross pin holding the cocking piece to the firing pin on Remington and Ruger centerfire bolt action rifles.

Tom Gresham Gunsavr Kit Remington 700
Tom Gresham Gunsavr Kit Remington 700

The Brownells/Tom Gresham HuntSavr kit was designed to enable the average sportsman to make simple firearm repairs while in the field. While it is impossible to provide solutions for every emergency, the HuntSavr kit supplies solutions to some common problems that would otherwise render the gun useless.