Customizing a new rifle yourself can be one of the most rewarding experiences, provided you invest the time to have a clear idea of what your needs are. Taking this important step will ensure you get the most enjoyable, accurate, and safe use out of your new customized rifle. While there are many components to consider, the chassis is especially important. If you’ve acquired a Remington 700 action, you’ll want to consider some of the fantastic Rem 700 Chassis available from Kinetic Research Group (KRG). Each model is designed to fulfill different needs. Read on for some helpful information about the various REM 700 chassis models available to you:
The Bravo Chassis is similar to the X-Ray and Whiskey-3 models in the design of its internal bedding block or “backbone” as KRG refers to it. However, the look and feel is in many ways similar to a more traditional style stock. The Bravo comes standard with the ability to accept AICS pattern mags, a user adjustable length of pull (LOP), and tool-less cheek-piece adjustment. In addition to all the standard features, you’ll be able to enjoy the large selection of compatible accessories, which include everything from sling mounts to tripod mounts. This is one of the lightest rifle chassis on the market, coming in at just 2.9 lbs. while boasting a starting price of just $349.00. This price makes it one of the most affordable rifle chassis on the market as well. With this component, you’ll have the guarantee of quality and the joys of comfort and affordability. This Rem 700 chassis is in stock, ready to ship, and can help you build the perfect rifle today!
The X-Ray Chassis
The X-Ray chassis is a classic choice for accommodating the Remington 700 action. The X-Ray Chassis is extremely light as compared to other chassis models and is designed to offer a comfortable grip, which comes in two sizes. The X-Ray Chassis accepts AICS magazines and allows for a variety of additional accessories. The backbone of the chassis is made from aluminum and the backend, grip panels, forend are all molded from strong polymer that reduces unnecessary heat or cold transfer to the shooter’s hands. This model weighs in at 3.1 lbs. without the magazine and runs at a starting price of $549.00, making it one of the most affordable, not to mention lightweight, chassis you’ll find.
The Whiskey-3 Chassis
Another popular Rem 700 chassis is the Whiskey-3, which is KRG’s flagship model. Made from a mixture of aluminum, steel, and reinforced polymer, it’s extremely durable and lightweight. This chassis is designed with tool-less adjustments, allowing the user to quickly and easily achieve a suitable fit. The Whiskey-3 accommodates AICS pattern magazines and is available in both fixed and side folding versions. KRG also offers a wide range of compatible accessories from night vision mounts to competition oriented barrier stops and tripod mounts. With a starting price of $899.00, this chassis one of the best full featured and modular options available.
When it comes to building a rifle that’s right for you, it seems like there is so much to keep track of. It is essential to have a clear understanding of how you intend to use your firearm and what your personal preferences are. Are you a professional or recreation shooter? Is hunting your sport of choice? What position do you usually fire from? Answering these questions can give you a better sense of which chassis build is right for you. As you begin the process of assembling your unique gun, consider consulting with the professionals at Kinetic Research Group. They are dedicated and ready to help you find the solution that will meet all your needs. Shooting is best when you’re professionally equipped to be safe, comfortable, and accurate. For more information visit KRG online or call 720-234-1145 today!