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Old 02-24-2012, 07:27 PM
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Re: .264 win mag

Welcome to the .264 club,! You will love it. I have used one almost exclusively for 30 years for big game up to eland size. Shoot good 140's and it is a good elk round. It is my go to rifle when I need something to reach out and topuch something!! Enjoy!!
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Old 02-24-2012, 07:35 PM
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Win should have never let the .264 fade away on them....but then again thats not the first mistake they ever made...for sure
And replacing the 220 swift with the 225. Big screwup
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Old 02-25-2012, 09:59 AM
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And replacing the 220 swift with the 225. Big screwup

Yeah! That 225 went down like a Kamikaze.
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Old 02-25-2012, 01:56 PM
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Re: .264 win mag

Just got this lil bugger. CDL SF .264, had TSX's loaded, wasn't impressed. Now 130 accubonds and IMR7828 (3400fps!). Deadly combo Love them 6.5s!
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Old 02-25-2012, 02:11 PM
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I got the 264 bug back in 2001. I purchased a Ruger M-77 with a 24" barrel, and then replaced it with a 26" barrel. I never reloaded myself I use to have Alabama Ammo load rounds for me. I killed mule Deer, Elk and Pronghorn. I let my buddy my rifle and it got stolen. Last year I bought a 7mm Remington Magnum in Weatherby Vanguard and I had it rechambered to 264 Winchester Magnum with a 26" Shilen barrel. I purchased. A lee Breech Lock press and started to do my own loads.
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Old 02-29-2012, 11:57 PM
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You will love the 264wm, it preforms well with 130gr.AB on whitetails, the recoil is light and they shoot very good. I wil try the 140AB to see it they will shoot as good. The 6.5 bullets 130gr., 140gr. Are freight trains with high SD and you got to love them, they just work.
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Old 03-01-2012, 12:04 AM
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Just got this lil bugger. CDL SF .264, had TSX's loaded, wasn't impressed. Now 130 accubonds and IMR7828 (3400fps!). Deadly combo Love them 6.5s!
What a nice set up, like shooting a lightening bolt at them, plants everything you shoot with it with the 130gr.AB(great load). Mine Is a Winchester model 70 classic sporter with 26in. Barrel.
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