Short Or Long Action

Short Or Long Action



Use the following information to determine which mount you will need.

If you have a Remington 700, 721, 722 or 40x, you can determine whether your mount is a short or long action based upon what the gun is chambered in.

Remington 700, 722, & 40x Short Action (SA):
  17 Rem
  222
  223
  22-250
  220 Swift
  243
  257 Roberts
  260 Remington
  7mm-08
  308
  7mm and 300 SA Ultra-Mag
Remington 700, 721, & 40x Long Action (LA):
  264 Rem Mag
  25-06
  270
  280
  30-06
  7mm Mag
  300 Win Mag
  8mm Mag
  338 Win Mag
  338 Lapua (recommend HD rail)
  375 H&H

If you have a Remington 788, you can determine whether your mount is a standard or long action based upon what the gun is chambered in.
Remington 788 – Standard Action:
  222
  223
  22-250
  30-30
Remington 788 – Long Action (LA):
  243
  308
  6mm

Our Winchester 70 Standard (Long) Action mount fits the following:
All Pre 64 Winchesters except H&H
Post 64 Winchesters except guns chambered in the following:
Winchester 70 - Short Action (SA) (These are Post 64):
  222
  223
  22-250
  224
  243
  308
Winchester 70 – Winchester Short Magnum (WSM):
  Post 64 in the WSM calibers
Winchester 70 – Winchester Super Short Magnum (WSSM):
  Post 64s in the WSSM calibers

Browning A-Bolt:
  Standard (Std) - All early guns.
  Browning A-Bolt - Short action (SA)
Except:
  Browning A-Bolt – Winchester Super Short Magnum (WSSM)

Savage (Pre Accu-Trigger):
  Flat back receivers were made in 3 different lengths until 2003.
  *To be sure, you must measure your center screw spread.
  Savage Flat Back – Short Action (SA) - 3.925”
  Savage Flat Back – Medium Action – 4.190”
  Savage Flat Back - Long action (LA) - 4.612”
Savage (With Accu-Trigger):
  Round back, guns with accu-trigger after 2003 to date except Edge/Axis.
Short Action (SA):
  223
  308
  Any two-digit model number beginning with a 1 (10, 12, etc.)
Long Action (LA):
  30-06
  270
  280
  300 Win Mag
  Any three-digit model number beginning with a 1 (110, 111, etc.)