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semi-reformed sailor
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My factory trigger sucks balls.

What say ye?

The only experience I have with aftermarket triggers is a CMC for my AR.

This bolt rifle will be for target shooting, not hunting.



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Posts: 4971 | Location: 35-46.02N 077-55.54W | Registered: October 07, 2006Reply With QuoteReport This Post
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Hard to beat a Timney.

https://www.timneytriggers.com...acement-trigger.aspx

Shop around for best price don't buy straight from Timney. They have to charge MSRP lest they piss off their resellers.


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Posts: 3260 | Location: Memphis, mf'n, TN | Registered: August 13, 2005Reply With QuoteReport This Post
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Timney triggers are nice and easy to install, you might look at a trigger tech too.

I put a timney into my Winchester 70 and it took all of ~10 minutes from start to finish.
 
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Timney's aren't bad but Triggertechs are a whole new level of crisp. Buy a Triggertech, they aren't that expensive.........dj


Remember, this is all supposed to be for fun...................
 
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Geissele just release a new trigger for the Remington 700; allows the user to switch between single-stage or 2-stage.

https://www.brownells.com/rifl...gers-prod114411.aspx




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Timney Calvin Elite.
 
Posts: 5274 | Location: Portland, OR | Registered: February 12, 2007Reply With QuoteReport This Post
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I have tuned Remington triggers. They are older Remy triggers, possibly from the 40X era. A talented 'smith can make the old triggers work really, really well. I don't know if that can be done with the newer Remy triggers.

Jewel makes a nice feeling trigger, but they are legend for crapping out with a small piece of sand or dirt at the wrong time. Jewel triggers tend to be set to pull weights in the ounces, which I think is a little too light.

The few Timneys I've shot on other people's guns felt really nice.

Geissele is worth a look. I've heard good things about Trigger Tech.
 
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Originally posted by lkdr1989:
Geissele just release a new trigger for the Remington 700; allows the user to switch between single-stage or 2-stage.

https://www.brownells.com/rifl...gers-prod114411.aspx



I wonder when these will be released? Right now it just says Pre-order. I'll try a couple when they are out.........


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Timney Calvin Elite.


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I put a Timney in mine, just wonderful compared to the crappy OEM "adjustable" trigger.




 
Posts: 10583 | Location: Westminster, Colorado | Registered: June 18, 2008Reply With QuoteReport This Post
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Timney has been good for me in several remlins I have owned for decades.
I own one old bdl that has the standard factory and I was able to tune it .
Got it like I liked and coated the screws with nail polish for safety.
 
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Geissele fo me! Of course I would use a Timney also. ANYTHING other than original triggers!
 
Posts: 4799 | Location: Nashville Tn | Registered: October 12, 2008Reply With QuoteReport This Post
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I've been happy with the Timneys, but on the last few builds I've used Trigger Tech and have been delighted, especially with the click adjustments.
 
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If its strictly a target gun it's hard to beat a Jewel Trigger. There is nothing better, but they need to be clean and I would not use one in a hunting rifle. If you want an all around good trigger I'd stick with a Timney.
 
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Originally posted by djpaintles:
Timney's aren't bad but Triggertechs are a whole new level of crisp. Buy a Triggertech, they aren't that expensive.........dj


I have a Triggertech and Timney in ARs, and the Triggertech is far superior. It's not even close. I have a Timney in a Rem 700, and have tried a Triggertech in a 700, and they are very, very close in performance...but the Timney is substantially less expensive.
 
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