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Author Topic: Installing a buttstock swivel on an 870 Express Synthetic. . .drill size?  (Read 3383 times)

Offline atomicjoe23

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I got an Uncle Mike's sling swivel set for my 870 Express Super Mag. . .doesn't come with instructions telling which size drill bit I should use to install the butt stock swivel.

I don't wanna drill the hole too big right off the bat, but I don't wanna keep on slightly enlarging the hole either. . .anybody know what size drill bit I should use?

Thanks!
Joel

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Offline atomicjoe23

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Re: Installing a buttstock swivel on an 870 Express Synthetic. . .drill size?
« Reply #2 on: November 07, 2009, 05:05:37 PM »
Thanks for the link. . .perfect!
Joel

-Weatherby Vanguard Varmint Special--.22-250 Remington
-black synthetic Remington 870 Super Mag--3 1/2" 12 ga.
-camo synthetic Remignto 870--20 ga.
-6.8 AR15 build in progress. . .
-Ruger 10/22

Offline atomicjoe23

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Re: Installing a buttstock swivel on an 870 Express Synthetic. . .drill size?
« Reply #3 on: November 07, 2009, 06:04:28 PM »
Worked like a charm. . .I just wanted to make sure that I used the right size drill bit. . .

. . .gonna replace it with the Blackhawk/Knoxx Spec-Op's stock with the PowerPack later, but I need a sling for turkey season now!

Thanks again!
Joel

-Weatherby Vanguard Varmint Special--.22-250 Remington
-black synthetic Remington 870 Super Mag--3 1/2" 12 ga.
-camo synthetic Remignto 870--20 ga.
-6.8 AR15 build in progress. . .
-Ruger 10/22

 



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