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Old 07-10-2004, 07:26 PM
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338 Wildcats

I have a Imp 416 Rigby to 338 wildcat and want to know want imp might be made by googing to a 408 Chey Tac case?
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Old 07-11-2004, 08:24 PM
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Re: 338 Wildcats

How long is your barrel and are you shooting the 300gr MK bullet.

Out of a 36" barrel you should get about 300-3100fps with the 338/416.

With the 338/408 you can get 3200fps. I know a fellow who has one and he was getting bullet blow ups at 3300fps in a 10 twist.

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Old 07-14-2004, 11:00 PM
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Re: 338 Wildcats

which bullet was letting go at 3200 or 3300
it wasnt the 300smk was it
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