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Old 10-06-2009, 10:34 PM
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Re: ER Shaw Barrels

About 20 years ago I built a custom 350 rem mag with a Shaw bull barrel cut down to 21". approximately 30 deer have fallen to that rifle. My best 3 shot group with that barrel was about 3/8" center to center and 5 shots went under 5/8". I believe that barrel shoots better than I can. Of course its a 20 year old barrel and I only have about 500 rounds thru it.

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Old 10-06-2009, 11:01 PM
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Re: ER Shaw Barrels

Great for you!!! Check any of the benchrest contest results and out of 100 rifles let me know the number of shaw barrels involved?
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Old 12-25-2011, 11:26 PM
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Re: ER Shaw Barrels

i have two rifles with er shaw bbls one 25-06 which was back in the 90's and 257 wby both shoot great long range and up close 25-06 loves sierra 117's and 257 wby i shoot 100 barnes and it shoots great also I have about 300 rounds through the 25-06 still shoots sub at 100 moa and beyond. never fails me in field or range and 257 wby has about 150 rounds still holding in there also. also I know a gentleman that had one also in 257 wby that he was driving the 75 hornady beyond 4000 fps and he loved his also. he has had lilja bbls before this one on that same action plus the regular bbl from wby and he really loved the er shaw bbl he was really happy until it was stolen. lilja bbl shot out about same as wby bbl from factory not that many rounds he figured about 300 max and the er shaw was if remember right around 200 -225 rounds and was still shooting great.

If read on there web site and talk to them they don't clam to be match bbls but they really shoot,also familly member has one in .204 ruger and it shoots great groups also.

I would not hesitate to put another bbl from er shaw on in future rifle builds!!!
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