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Old 12-28-2008, 05:16 PM   #11
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Originally Posted by stalkingbear View Post
As a matter of fact, it's not neccesary to check headspace on either Ruger 10/22 or Remington 597 when changing barrels. The way they're designed, the bolt is "self adjusting" for what tiny tolerances may exist.
Interesting. I will have to look further into that as it was something I had not noticed before... thanks for the clarification.

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