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Old 04-24-2013, 09:36 PM
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Re: Long range hunting rifle caliber suggestions?

There is no need for any more replys. Ive decided on a completely different caliber that will be revealed when i get this project done. Thank you for all your suggestions, and most importantly, thank you for taking the time to write a response, it means alot.
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Guns I own: 300 winchester magnum, 7mm Rem mag, 243, H&R 22 revolver, BT99 12 gauge, 20 gauge break action. 20 gauge pump, 22 break action, 257 Roberts, winchester super x 1. Wishlist: 308 winchester, 6.5mm-284 Norma, 17 HMR, 7mm RUM, another 7mm rem mag LOL, 44 magnum revolver, 30-30 lever action, 44 lever action.
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Old 04-24-2013, 10:30 PM
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Re: Long range hunting rifle caliber suggestions?

Ohh the suspense!!
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Old 04-25-2013, 08:42 AM
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Re: Long range hunting rifle caliber suggestions?

haha
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Guns I own: 300 winchester magnum, 7mm Rem mag, 243, H&R 22 revolver, BT99 12 gauge, 20 gauge break action. 20 gauge pump, 22 break action, 257 Roberts, winchester super x 1. Wishlist: 308 winchester, 6.5mm-284 Norma, 17 HMR, 7mm RUM, another 7mm rem mag LOL, 44 magnum revolver, 30-30 lever action, 44 lever action.
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Old 04-25-2013, 09:50 AM
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Re: Long range hunting rifle caliber suggestions?

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338 Norma, standard length action.MT has alot of elk hunting,can run 250 or 225 grain if you want.I have seen a ton of posts and it hanges w/edge or lapua,but uses less powder.I liked my first one so much, I have 2
I wanted to have my Rem 700 magnum action re-barreled to the .338 norma...had 4 different smiths that would not touch the project stating that there was not enough metal on the bolt face to make it safe enough for them to want to put their name on it. Have you found something different??
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Old 04-25-2013, 09:55 AM
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Ohh the suspense!!
I'm guessing a 218 bee.

Jeff
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Old 04-25-2013, 10:18 AM
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Re: Long range hunting rifle caliber suggestions?

Dude don't be a douche and not tells us what you picked.. Come on I may not be alive tomorrow
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Old 04-25-2013, 05:12 PM
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Re: Long range hunting rifle caliber suggestions?

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Dude don't be a douche and not tells us what you picked.. Come on I may not be alive tomorrow
One, dont call me a douche, i doubt you even know what it is (assuming your a 12 year old). I just want to let you know that im looking through all my files, but i cant seem the find a **** to give. Learn respect.
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Guns I own: 300 winchester magnum, 7mm Rem mag, 243, H&R 22 revolver, BT99 12 gauge, 20 gauge break action. 20 gauge pump, 22 break action, 257 Roberts, winchester super x 1. Wishlist: 308 winchester, 6.5mm-284 Norma, 17 HMR, 7mm RUM, another 7mm rem mag LOL, 44 magnum revolver, 30-30 lever action, 44 lever action.
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