Thompson Center RECALL Notice 11/11/2011

Discussion in 'Firearms' started by BTPost, Dec 7, 2011.


  1. BTPost

    BTPost Old Fart Snow Monkey Moderator

    Thompson Center has issued an expanded RECALL for ALL Venture Rifles
    produced Prior to October 28, 2011....

    It has been determined that these weapons contain a SERIOUS Sear Flaw, that allows the weapon to fire, WITHOUT a Trigger Pull....

    If you OWN one of these Weapons, PLEASE do NOT load it, PERIOD.....
    Visit ventruerecall@smith-wesson.com for recall procedures....
    or Fax 413-747-3317 for instructions...... or call 1-800-331-0852
     
  2. Redneck Rebel

    Redneck Rebel Monkey++

    Similar design to the Remington 700 that's been called into question?
     
  3. GrandpaDave

    GrandpaDave Monkey++

    Close but ...

    Remington has problems too but the two weapons are nothing alike
    here is the bolt-face for the 700... notice the lugs and extractor pin???

    bushed700boltface-0.

    Now here is the Ventures Bolt-face... three lugs almost the same you find on a Mauser style with the plunger type extractor...

    tc_venture8.

    From what I've read so far the problem may lay in the set screw that's used to adjust trigger pull/weight...

    tc_venture16.
     
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