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Alpine, Ridgeline, Mountaineer and Timberline Actions

Alpine, Ridgeline, Timberline and Mountaineer Actions

These are the most accurate repeater hunting actions on the market. They are manufactured to true benchrest tolerances and yet are made to be reliable in the field.

Alpine Actions fit stocks inletted for Remington 700 short actions (Repeater action weighs 26 1/2 oz)

Ridgeline actions are a hybrid Remington 700 footprint.  This model is intended for mid length cartridges such as the 6.5×284 Win, 257 Roberts, 6MM Remington, 300 WSM, 7 WSM, 270 WSM and the RSAUM family of cartridges.

fullsizerender-3Timberline Actions fit stocks inletted for Remington 700 Long actions (Repeater action weighs 28 1/2 ounces)

A Magnum version of each requires lengthening port opening in stock.

Effective September 1, 2016 we added the Mountaineer action to the lineup.  It is available in long or short action and is available as repeater or single shot.  The action is same footprint as Alpine and Timberline but do not have the lightening facets on side of action.  It looks more traditional and if requested as ground finish it can be polished easily.  The Mountaineer is also available with the mag well opening for AW magazines.  The Mountaineer series also has Borden bump option and is referred to as Mountaineer RR.  Click here for more info and a picture of the Mountaineer action.

Effective 3/21/18 we are no longer offering Titanium action–we are filling teh orders we have but have decided to remove them from our offerings.

Key Features

  • Action Footprint designed to be drop in for stocks inletted for Remington 700 (standard action now has straight machined handle and McMillan offers that inletting-Rem 700 handle still available for those that want to fit stocks already inletted for Rem 700 with Rem 700 handle)
  • Hardened Stainless Steel Action Body(40 Rc)
  • Hardened and ground 4140 Bolt Body (44 Rc)
  • Bolt Body to Action Body clearance <.002 inch
  • Bolt Face perpendicular within .0002 inch -This is best in industry
  • Manufactured Right Hand or Left hand
  • Bolt Head and lugs designed to smoothly fit action raceway so that “anti-bind rail” is not needed
  • 1 1/16 x 18 TPI Threading for barrel tenon
  • Neatly executed spiral fluting on bolt body
  • Silver brazed on Borden Machined Bolt Handle (Remington 700 handle available as option)
  • 4 Boltface Sizes (Dakota, magnum, 308, 223) the 308 boltface extractor can be set to be able to successfully extract and eject ppc cases
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  • Double blind pinned recoil lug is available as an option
  • There are NO TAPS used in the manufature of these actions
  • Thread Milled 8×40 Blind Scope block holes
  • Thread Milled 1/4×28 Guard Screw Holes
  • Standard and “Magnum” port length available for Alpine and Timberline.
  • Remington and Wyatt magazine wells available Mountaineer, Alpine and Timberline.  The Ridgeline has has either a WSM well or standard well.  Both use custom magazine boxes and floorplate systems available from Borden Accuracy.
  • Single shot and repeaters available in each model
  • Proprietary feed rails designed to smooth feed even Short Magnums and Ultra Magnums
  • Sako style or Internal Hook extractor available. picture of Internal Hook Extractor
  • Borden Standard Machined Handle Standard on Right or left hand actions
  • Borden “Big Knob” Handle Available on Right or left hand actions
  • Remington bolt handle is available as an option–be advised that Remington bolt handles may have casting marks and pits–they are what we receive from Remington and we are not responsible for the quality of these handles–we only offer for those that just have to have that handle.
  • Borden Big Knob “shortie” bolt handle available as option
  • Remington style nose on repeaters and thirty degree coned nose on single shots

Ring and Base options

Ring and base combinations made for Remington 700 actions will not work on Borden Alpine or Borden Timberline actions. The screw holes in our actions are 8×40 and are spaced .860 apart. The rear bridge is the same height as front receiver ring thereby eliminating the possibility of using bases made for the Remington 721/722/700 family of actions. Here are some options for Rings and bases we have available:

  • Talley style bases made of 7050 Aluminum
  • Talley unitized rings made for our actions. These rings do not utilize bases and are made specifically for our actions so that the foot of the ring fits within the scallops on the action. ($53)
  • Hawkins Engineering Long Range Unitized 30MM medium rings with built in 25 MOA and built in level
  • 1 piece Picatinny rails in neutral or 20MOA ramp made of aluminum or black oxide colored chrome moly steel .
  • Holland Shooting Supply Picatinny two piece stainless steel bases (neutral)(Available from Holland)
  • Aluminum Dovetail bases for rings such as Kelbly or J&J

Models and Pricing

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Model DesignationAction Length (nominal-inches)Action Diameter (nominal-inches)Port Length (Inches)Action Weight (Ounces)Magazine WellsConfigurationsPrice (effective 6/1/15) Action body and bolt and double pinned recoil lug. No bottom metal or trigger included
Alpine7.851.352.430 1/2Single ShotRBRP; LBLP; RBLP; LBRP$1095.00 w/o lug $1160.00 w/lug
Alpine7.851.352.426 1/2Remington 223 family; Remington 308 Family; Remington Short Magnum;RBRP; LBLP ; RBLP;LBRP$1095.00 w/o lug $1160 with lug
Alpine Magnum7.851.352.7530Single ShotRBRP; LBLP;RBLP;LBRP$1095.00 w/o lug $1160.00 with lug
Alpine (setup for Hunter Benchrest-has coned nose and mag well-will not feed)7.851.352.426 1/2Remington StandardRBRP;RBLP; LBLP; LBRP$1095.00 w/o lug $1160.00 with lug
Alpine Magnum7.851.352.7526Wyatt Length RepeaterRBRP; LBLP;RBLP;LBRP$1095.00 w/o lug $1160.00 with lug
Mountaineer Short Action7.851.352.75Remington short 223, rem Short STD; Rem Short WSM;Wyatt Short STD; Wyatt Short WSM; AWRBRP;RBLP;LBLP;LBRP$1095 without lug $1160 with lug
Ridgeline Action8.221.353.1227Medium Length Standard Medium Length WSMRBRP; LBLP$1095 without lug $1160.00 with lug
Timberline8.6901.353.2534 3/4Single ShotRBRP; LBLP ; RBLP;LBRP$1095.00 w/o lug $1160.00 with lug
Timberline8.6901.353.2529Remington Std Mag and 30-06 Family; Remington Ultra MagnumRBRP; LBLP; RBLP; LBRP$1095.00 w/o lug $1160.00 with lug
Timberline Magnum8.6901.353.534 1/4Single ShotRBRP;LBLP ;RBLP; LBRP$1095.00 w/o lug $1160.00 with lug
Timberline Magnum8.6901.353.528 1/2Wyatt Std Magnum; Wyatt Ultra MagnumRBRP;LBLP ;RBLP;LBRP$1095.00 w/o lug $1160.00 with lug
Mountaineer Long Action8.6901.353.5Remington STD LONG; Rem ULTRA; Wyatt STD LONG; Wyatt LONG UltraRBRP;RBLP;LBLP;LBRP$1095.00 without lug $1160.00 with lug

Right Bolt Left Port Action

Additional Options

OptionPriceAvailable in online store
Coned Bolt Nose on Single Shot ModelsNCno
Optional Borden Big Knob Handle$25.00no
Optional Remington Bolt Handle$50.00no
M-16 style extractor on 308 or Magnum boltface (no longer available-see internal Hook extractor)NAno
Internal Hook Extractor on 308 and magnum boltfacesNCno
Jewell HVR or HVRTS Trigger Blueprinted$350.00no
Trigger Tech Special Trigger installed and adjusted$225yes
Trigger tech Diamond trigger installed and adjusted$285yes
Stainless Recoil lug pinned to action blind double pinned recoil lug$65.00no
.250 inch thick double ground recoil lug with pin holes and pins-not installed$40.00yes
Chrome Moly Action Body (in white)$100.00no
Left Bolt Left PortNCno
Talley Style Bases (7075 T6051 AL)$35.00yes
Black oxide Steel Picatinny Rail (neutral or 20 MOA)$125.00yes
Aluminum 20 Moa Picatinny Rail$110.00yes
Special Talley Unitized 1 inch or 30MM Rings for Actions$53.00yes
Dovetail Bases for Kelbly Rings$35.00yes
ADL Style Machined Aluminum Trigger Guard$38.00yes
Short or long Action Machined BDL Floorplate with Remington or Wyatt Box, follower, spring, screws(FITTED)$275.00no
Short action or Long action machined BDL Floorplate with wyatt box, follower and spring$300.00no
Ridgeline Machined trigger guard/floorplate system with mag box, follower and spring$300.00no
Extra complete bolt assembly with extractor and firing pin and ejector$525.00no
Extra complete firing pin assembly$165.00no


All of the Right hand and left hand versions of the Alpine and Timberline actions are available.

Delivery time is currently approximately 16 weeks.

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Actions can be bought directly from us or from one of these retailers:

Eurooptic, 439 Crawford Alley, Montoursville PA 17754, 570-368-3920 sales@eurooptic.com

Click Here for Borden page at Eurooptic.

Taylor Accuracy, Greg@tayloraccuracy.com, 303-802-7008

Click here for Taylor Accuracy webpage

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