How to Remove the Bolt From a Remington Model 600

by Ryan Maxwell

The Remington Model 600 is a bolt-action rifle manufactured by Remington Arms Co. It is offered with a wood Monte Carlo stock and has a 3+1 shot capacity. This means that the rifle can hold three rounds in the internal magazine and one round in the chamber. Take-down for cleaning requires the removal of the bolt. Here, you will find out how to remove it for easier cleaning.

Check to make sure your rifle is unloaded.

Depress the safety to unlock the bolt, raise the bolt handle, and pull it rearward.

Turn the rifle on its right side and look for the bolt stop on the left inside of the receiver.

Depress the the bolt stop using the flathead screwdriver and pull the bolt out of the rifle.

Items you will need

  • Flathead screwdriver

Warning

  • Never attempt to disassemble a loaded weapon. Doing so can result in serious injury, damage to the weapon or property.

About the Author

Ryan Maxwell began his professional freelance writing career in 2009. He is a former U.S. Army military police officer, as well as a published poet and photographer. While attending Finlandia University, Maxwell majored in criminal justice with a minor in English studies. Ryan is also very skilled in computer maintenance, upgrade and repair with almost 20 years of experience.