This barrel is finish chambered and ready to install and headspace. All that is required is a set of headspace gages in the appropriate caliber, a Savage barrel nut wrench and a barrel vise (all sold separately). An action wrench may also be necessary if the nut does not break free easily. Make sure your conversion choice is suitable for the action and bolt you are working with. These chrome moly barrels are blued to match the factory finish.
Barrel features a 5/8"-24 threaded muzzle with 5/8" of thread engagement
Barrel does not include muzzle brake or thread protector
Large Shank Barrels: These barrels have a 1.115"-20 threaded shank with 1-3/4" of thread engagement and will fit actions originally factory chambered for the Remington Ultra Magnum, Remington Short Action Ultra Magnum, Winchester Short Magnum, Winchester Super Short Magnum or Lazzeroni cartridges with a .550" or larger case head diameter.
Small Shank Barrels: These barrels have a 1.060"-20 threaded shank with 1.625" of thread engagement and will fit non-magnum caliber Savage model 10, 11, 12, 16, 110, 111, 112, 114, and 116 rifles.
Break-In Procedure: Clean after each shot for the first five shots. Then clean after every five shots for the next 50 shots.