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3/20/2017 5:03:23 PM
Posted: 12/7/2001 10:00:12 PM EDT
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Link Posted: 12/8/2001 1:02:25 AM EDT
As long as action length is the same, yes. The PSS stock for the short action calibers will fit the LTR. I haven't looked close, but they are similar if not the same. IIRC
Link Posted: 12/8/2001 5:50:00 AM EDT
The forend of the stock may be longer than that lil' bitty 20 inch barrel!
Link Posted: 12/8/2001 5:50:18 AM EDT
It would be cheaper to buy the PSS and have the barrel chopped and crowned to 20".
Link Posted: 12/8/2001 6:33:29 AM EDT
Nekkid...That's a good point. But is 20 inches the right length for the barrel?

I wonder how far the PSS barrel could be shortened and still work/feel/look right? Experience with my LTR says 20 inches works good.

And the PSS' handswell stock feels better to my shooting hand. But six inches of PSS heavy barrel is a considerable amount of weight to remove.

Wonder what that does to the balance of the rifle? Even if a PSS is usually shot from a bipod, mechanical dynamics like muzzle flip might become objectionable.

If anyone's shortened the barrel length of a PSS I'd appreciate hearing their experience. I ask because I've considered modifying a PSS but don't want to make an ugly mistake. The only problem I have with the LTR is pulling it down out of recoil for follow-up shots and I'm interested to see if a cut-down PSS would work better.
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