Definitely Not My Last Northland Barrel

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John S. of Alabama recently sent us a note regarding his most recent build using a Criterion 6.5 Creedmoor barrel purchased from Northland Shooters Supply (NSS). John had the following to say. “Y’all have done it again!  This is my 2nd barrel and both shoot 1/4 MOA.  I’m still tweaking the load, but this picture is what I got at 200 yards with Hornady 140gr match over 36 grains of benchmark seated in Lapua brass. Specs- Remington 700 action, 26 in Varmint Criterion barrel with Jp Enterprises break, Vortex PST,…

Rem/Age 6.5 Creedmoor build

Stan U. of Louisiana sent us this info of his recent build.  Stan installed a Criterion Rem/Age barrel.  It was a 24″ lite varmint contour with a 8 twist.  Here is what Stan had to say about his build: “Still working up loads for the new barrel and I heard a lot of good stuff regarding Reloader17 and the 6.5 so I thought I’d give it a try. Best load of the day was a 4 shot .312″ group at 200 yards. Hornady brass, BR-2 primer, Sierra 123 HPBTM, 41.0…

Rem/Age 280 build

Thomas M. of Mississippi sent us these pictures and info of his recent build.  Thomas used a Northland Shooters Supply Remington 700 left hand action, 26″ Criterion 280  Rem/Age barrel in a heavy sporter contour with a NSS precision ground recoil lug and NSS squared and trued barrel nut.  Here is what Thomas had to say about his build: “This is the 280 Rem I built for my son. I ordered the left handed Remington 700 action and Criterion Rem/Age barrel in 280 from Northland then bedded it in to a Bell and…

Texas Sniper Rem/Age Review

Dylan O. of Texas sent us these pictures of his recent Rem/Age build.  Dylan used a Northland Trued Remington 700 Action, 24″ Criterion Rem/Age 6.5 Creedmoor bull barrel, APA Little Bastard muzzle brake, and a Rifle Basix L-1K trigger. Here is what Dylan had to say: “I put together a Remington 700 last year with all NSS sourced parts and wanted to give a review of the rifle: Trued Remington 700 Short Action 24″ 1:8 Criterion RemAge 6.5mm Creedmoor NSS Recoil Lug NSS Barrel Nut APA Little Bastard Brake Rifle…

Criterion 6.5 Creedmoor Build

Terrence E. of California sent us a picture of his rifle and target from his recent build using a Criterion Savage barrel.  The target was with factory Hornady ammo.  Here is what Terrence had to say  “I  would like to thank you for all the help with my build. Attached are the results of my 6.5 Creedmore build. After break-in and doing my part in shooting fundamentals I was truly impressed with the results and never knew such accuracy was achievable without the traditional lathe and a gunsmith. I can’t…

Criterion Ruger Precision Build

Harly D. of Texas sent us these pictures of his recent build on his Ruger Precision Rifle.  Harly used a 26″ Criterion pre-fit barrel.  It is a standard target contour with muzzle thread chambered in 6.5 Creedmoor.  Here is what Harly used on his build. “Ruger Precision Rifle”  Stock trigger set at 2.5 oz, Nordic for end, Gen 1 Magpul Butt Stock, DPMS Pistol Grip, Harris swivel bi-pod, knurled bolt knob that a friend built for me, Leupold Mark4 -M5 scope, Criterion 26″ precision barrel and M4-72 severe duty compensator. 3…

Shilen 243 Win. Build

Paul S. of Colorado sent us these pictures of his recent build.  Paul installed a 26″ varmint Shilen Stainless Select Match barrel chamber in 243 Win. VLD. His son Paul is shooting 500 yard targets.  The picture of the target is at 100 yards.  Here is what Paul had to say.  “Thanks for all the help and information. Your customer service speaks for its self.  Your 243 barrel I put on my Savage shoots lights out.”