What is the throat length (free bore) on your Weatherby rifles chambered for Weatherby magnum calibers?

Cartridge Throat length (free bore) 224 Weatherby Magnum .162 240 Weatherby Magnum .169 257 Weatherby Magnum .378 6.5 WBY RPM .105 6.5-300 Weatherby Magnum .2037 270 Weatherby Magnum .378 7MM Weatherby Magnum .378 300 Weatherby Magnum .361 340 Weatherby Magnum .373 375 Weatherby Magnum .373 378 Weatherby Magnum .756 416 Weatherby Magnum .239 460 Weatherby…

What are the differences between Vanguard and Mark V Rifles?

Mark V® Magnum Mark V® Standard Vanguard® Locking Lugs 9 Lugs 6 Lugs 2 Lugs Bolt Lift 54 Degrees 54 Degrees 90 Degrees Bolt Release Pull Trigger Pull Trigger Side Release Magazine Capacity 2+1 in .378 & up; 3+1 in .257 through .375 H&H 3+1 4+1 in Select Cartridges 3+1 in .257 WBY. MAG., .270…

How much does barrel length affect velocity?

Muzzle velocity (ft/s) Range of barrel length to which data applies (inches) Approximate change in velocity for each 1 inch change in barrel length (ft/s) Up to 2000 20-26 5 2001-2500 20-26 10 2501-3000 20-26 20 3001-3500 20-26 30 3501-4000 20-26 40

What is trigger take-up, creep, break, overtravel, reset, etc.?

The link below is to an outstanding article on triggers by Steve Jenkins at Real Gun Reviews. It specifically discusses “handgun triggers” and we know sporting rifle triggers do not come in double action, DA/SA etc. None-the-less, the premise and definitions of all the elements (take-up, creep, break, overtravel, etc.) is applicable to rifles. We’ve…

Does my stock require special torque procedures when tightening the screws attaching the stock to the action on my Weatherby rifle?

WOOD & SYNTHETIC stocks without an aluminum bedding block have a torque specification of 35-inch pounds. Please note, however, that you should tighten the rear screw first and then the front screw. HAND-LAID FIBERGLASS (composite) stock with Aluminum Bedding Block, the torque specification is 55-inch pounds. AG COMPOSITE (carbon fiber) stock with Aluminum Pillars, the…