Tag Archive: Shilen Rifles

Mar 17

22LR Accuracy Range

22Plinkster and Iraqveteran8888 test the accuracy range of the 22LR.┬áThe rifle used is the CZ 452 Ultra Lux. CZ 452 Ultra Lux Specs: SKU: 00080 Ammunition: .22 LR Magazine Capacity: 10 Magazine Type: Detachable Rate of Twist: 1:16 in Weight: 6.800 lbs Overall Length: 46.420 in Barrel Length: 28.620 in Length of Pull: 13.740 in …

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Oct 21

Nearly Perfect Safari Rifle Accuracy

We’ve followed the progress of Larry Potterfield’s Safari Rifle build, now it’s time to test the accuracy.

Aug 12

How to Install a Short Chambered Barrel

Installing a new barrel on a Remington 700 is a lot easier than it used to be. Using a pre-threaded and short chambered barrel by Shilen, this job is easily accomplished by hand using only an action wrench, barrel vise, finish reamer, T-handle, and some headspace gages. Watch along as Larry Potterfield, Founder and CEO …

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Aug 09

How Weight Affects the Safari Rifle

Larry Potterfield examines the importance of a rifle’s weight when building his Nearly Perfect Safari Rifle. This video takes a brief look at not only what affects rifle weight, but also how to control it through the careful consideration of components.