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Old 10th May 2012, 06:39 PM
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Originally Posted by Bernie View Post
Are the 2 extra grub screws drilled into the breach to support the barrel necessary, or can it be floated without those. Obviously there's mixed views with regard's people floating the barrel on the EV2, and as mentioned, the AirArms barrels are all flimsy up to other guns that are floated, but I'm not knocking the fact that some do float there's, but if it did make a difference, then wouldn't AirArms distribute the EV2 with a floating barrel, and not fixed down.
I was thinking of doing mine, but the flimsyness puts me off, and the fact that they don't come out of the factory floated, so there must be a reason for this.
Air Arms started with a non free floated barrel on the Pro Target and finally got round to floating it after a few years. Give them time
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