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Rem. 722 question
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PostPosted: Mon Sep 03, 2012 8:18 am    Post subject: Rem. 722 question Reply with quote

I have an old Remington 722, chambered in a .222 Rem. I bought it second hand, and I noticed that the rear portion of the receiver is not level with the front portion of the scope mounting screw holes. Is this the way they're built? Or is this paticular gun a defect?
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PostPosted: Mon Sep 03, 2012 10:42 am    Post subject: Re: Rem. 722 question Reply with quote

If I'm understanding you right, you are saying the rear base is thicker than the front to be level? That should be how its made.

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PostPosted: Mon Sep 03, 2012 11:26 am    Post subject: Re: Rem. 722 question Reply with quote

No the rear base is thinner.
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PostPosted: Mon Sep 03, 2012 12:53 pm    Post subject: Re: Rem. 722 question Reply with quote

Did you switch the front for the rear? Maybe they are on reversed? Its hard to visualize what is being typed, a pic would do wonders.

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PostPosted: Mon Sep 03, 2012 4:00 pm    Post subject: Re: Rem. 722 question Reply with quote

If I'm remembering correctly, one piece bases for the 722 actually came with a shim that was meant to fit between the receiver and the base to level the base. Otherwise, two-piece bases were taller for the rear than the front.

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PostPosted: Mon Sep 03, 2012 4:07 pm    Post subject: Re: Rem. 722 question Reply with quote

Thanks for your help.
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