Storing SX3 in gun cabinet question


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PostPosted: Mon Dec 02, 2013 5:40 pm
Hi,
Is ok to store my SX3 with the bolt back and safety plug installed or should I close the action?
I can't get a definitive answer and hope the experts can help me.
Thanks,
Nick
PostPosted: Wed Dec 04, 2013 4:07 pm
Either way will work...just remember to take her out once in awhile to dust and lightly oil her and she will return the kindness with years of service...
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PostPosted: Thu Dec 05, 2013 1:17 pm
I always leave my SX3 action in the closed position when stored to protect the action spring. Springs will always have a longer life when stored in a relaxed state vs compressed.

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