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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.

Ruger M77/M77 Mk II Pillar Bedding Sleeves
Ruger M77/M77 Mk II Pillar Bedding Sleeves

Ruger M77 and M77 Mk II rifles are unique in that the front guard screw enters the action at approximately a 60° angle to the flat underside of the action. Because of this angle, standard pillar bedding sleeves cannot be used on these very fine rifles.