Long Range Hunting Online Magazine

Go Back   Long Range Hunting Online Magazine > Hunting > Long Range Hunting & Shooting

Long Range Hunting & Shooting Nightforce Optics


.270 sendero into .338 edge

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Unread 10-31-2009, 09:28 PM
Bronze Member
Join Date: Jul 2008
Posts: 49
.270 sendero into .338 edge

I have a Sendero in .270 win that i have been thinking about converting for a while but got side tracked with a 6.5 284 project.I havent been on here in a while and was looking for some info and advice on converting the gun into a 338 edge.I work in a machine shop and have the availabilty of everything I need to do so but a reamer,no big deal.Im not sure if it is possible to buy a barrel chambered in the edge was just kind of wondering if anybody could lead me to a book or prints that i could get the information for threading and chambering a rifled barrel. im probably going to throw a sako extractor on the bolt since i will have to convert the bolt face anyways,unless there is something new that i am unaware of.i am open to any ideas and information that would help me converting this gun..thanks for your time.
Reply With Quote

Unread 11-01-2009, 02:39 AM
Platinum Member
Join Date: Jan 2004
Location: Blackfoot, Idaho
Posts: 8,876
Re: .270 sendero into .338 edge

Its pretty straight forward.

Open the bolt face, add an Sako Extractor. Screw on a Sender taper fluted barrel, chamber it and add a brake. I sent mine to Montana a kind fella up there did it.

Do some googling. There's info out there.
Reply With Quote
Unread 11-01-2009, 05:38 AM
Platinum Member
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Wampum, PA
Posts: 1,530
Re: .270 sendero into .338 edge

OMG!! You're going to ruin a perfectly good 270!
"I may be dumb, but I'm not stupid." - Terry Bradshaw
Reply With Quote


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Similar Threads for: .270 sendero into .338 edge
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Rem sendero/ Edge conversion help platapus Rifles, Bullets, Barrels & Ballistics 10 02-25-2011 07:52 PM
Sendero contour for an Edge??? midgetorama32 Rifles, Bullets, Barrels & Ballistics 4 08-08-2009 12:20 AM
Sendero and Defensive Edge brake grit Equipment Discussions 25 03-17-2007 07:51 AM
Sendero 338 EDGE barrel Dave Squires Guns For Sale 11 01-08-2007 11:34 AM
Will a 338 edge work in a Sendero 338 ultra mag? dgr416 Reloading 4 12-11-2005 02:49 PM

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:36 AM.

All content ©2010-2015 Long Range Hunting, LLC