I know how to do it with a bolt action, when the barrel is screwed into the action and there's two action screws. How do writers/readers here do it on a 10/22?
I a readying a 10/22 for my daughter to shoot in Civilian Marksmanship Program .22 Sporter matches. She likes using a relatively loose sling in sitting and prone that she and I copied (great project!) from the Brownell's 'Latigo' sling:
My first urges are to free-float the barrel, then either use the Volquartsen kit or fiberglass the area just ahead and behind the barrel/action joint the way done here: