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Old 08-04-2014, 02:12 PM
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It is a Manners composite stock the action has been pillar bedded in the stock
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Got to run the ole 300 out to 1475 today really did well hurls the 230 bergers down range with some juice for sure. Here are a couple pics of her in the field...quickly becoming a favorite of mine. In the 3's at 100 and a few more trips out to verify drops and she is going to be really deadly.
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Got to run the ole 300 out to 1475 today really did well hurls the 230 bergers down range with some juice for sure. Here are a couple pics of her in the field...quickly becoming a favorite of mine. In the 3's at 100 and a few more trips out to verify drops and she is going to be really deadly.
Really nice build - they always look better in their native habitat! What dies are you using, Forster? I've been looking for a 300NM neck die. I've heard Redding used to make one.
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Forrester yep...never seen a redding set but I hear they exist. Lol
Right now it appears any dies are good dies they are hard to come by.

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Got to run the ole 300 out to 1475 today really did well hurls the 230 bergers down range with some juice for sure. Here are a couple pics of her in the field...quickly becoming a favorite of mine. In the 3's at 100 and a few more trips out to verify drops and she is going to be really deadly.
Any updates on this bad boy!? Velocity with 230's? I found a set of Forster dies and 16lbs of RL33 so I'm gtg as soon as my rifle gets finished!
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Well let's just say it keeps getting better switched over to retumbo and finally got my suppressor can't beat it with a stick shot several sub 1.5 inch groups tonight at 305 yards

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Well let's just say it keeps getting better switched over to retumbo and finally got my suppressor can't beat it with a stick shot several sub 1.5 inch groups tonight at 305 yards

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NICE! 1.5 inches @ 305 is awesome accuracy. That might put an elk down ;-)
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