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Old 04-29-2012, 08:42 PM
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Re: 300wsm vs 7mm-08

i thought you meant in a 7mm-08 sorry
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Re: 300wsm vs 7mm-08

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i thought you meant in a 7mm-08 sorry
That's fine. I'm shooting 139 grain hornady factory loads in it now and am happy with them
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Re: 300wsm vs 7mm-08

what bullets are in the factory rounds
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Re: 300wsm vs 7mm-08

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what bullets are in the factory rounds
139 grain SST
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Old 04-30-2012, 11:30 AM
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Re: 300wsm vs 7mm-08

I wouldn't spend another dime on barrels, upgrades, optics, or builds until you're fully invested in handloading.
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Old 05-01-2012, 03:05 PM
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I wouldn't spend another dime on barrels, upgrades, optics, or builds until you're fully invested in handloading.
So there is no point in upgrading a rifle if I plan to shoot factory ammo?
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Old 05-01-2012, 04:50 PM
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Re: 300wsm vs 7mm-08

Precisely.
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