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Fuzzy1 12-29-2009 12:37 PM

Second opinion on Mauser glass bedding
I need a second opinion on restocking my VZ 24 Mauser chambered for 6mm Remington. Its been suggested that when bedding the recoil lug I inlet and epoxy a cross bolt, just a 1 section of a bolt in the middle of the stock recoil block to make it much stronger. Any opinion on this would be helpful.

stalkingbear 12-29-2009 07:30 PM

In my opinion, installing a cross bolt in your 6mm Mauser would be a waste of time. The 6mm don't recoil nowhere near enough to where a cross bolt would be needed. Just do a good job of glass/pillar bedding and don't worry about it. A quality glass bedding job will eliminate all play in the action/stock-thus the lack of need for a cross bolt.

Fuzzy1 12-30-2009 02:58 AM

Thanks Bear! I appreciate the quick response and will take your advice and let you know how it turns out.

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