Are all Remington 700 stocks the same?
Nearly all aftermarket stocks for the Remington Model 700 class stocks are indeed interchangeable with the exception being those that are designed to be “accurizing”, some of those require various degrees of gunsmithing or modifications to the weapons internal components and barrel that may or may not be reversible.
What kind of barrel does Remington Model 700 have?
Remington produces the Mountain LSS model with a stainless steel barrel and laminated stock. Heavy barrel versions with laminated stocks like the Model 700 SPS varmint are available for varmint hunting. The Model 700 ADL was replaced as the most economical Model 700 by the Model 700 SPS (Special Purpose Synthetic) in newer production.
How much does a Remington 700 SPS cost?
In the US, Remington sells 700 ADL package rifles for around $450. Due to Remington making M700’s for so long, there are a ton of variants out there. The most common 700 of the past would have been one using a hinged floorplate and wood stock, but times have changed. These days, the 700 SPS is quite popular as well as a few other models.
When did the Remington 700 ADL come out?
Introduced in 1962 as an upgraded variation of 700 ADL, the traditional BDL has a hinged floorplate, wood stock, cut checkering, black fore-end tip and pistol-grip cap, finished in polished blue with iron sights. Offered in short and long actions, a wide variety of calibers from .17 Rem. to .375 RUM have been offered over the years.
Which is better wood or synthetic Remington 700 stocks?
In general, synthetic stocks are lighter than both wood or laminate stocks however if the synthetic stock is solid, it can also weigh just as much as some wooden stocks. While there is no denying that synthetic stocks are more budget-friendly, many shooters still prefer the warmth, feel, and look of a natural wood stock. Top Remington 700 Stocks