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Old 04-25-2013, 10:15 PM
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Re: Long range hunting rifle caliber suggestions?

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They have been built with many a round down tube on Rem. action.Look at 338 thread on here by Ward Brian.But I was advised by 2 smiths not to build on a WBY mark V. I admit Im spoiled with 2 Defiance,full customs
Lets just say it isnt any caliber that has EVER come out of my mouth on forums before.
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Old 04-25-2013, 10:17 PM
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Re: Long range hunting rifle caliber suggestions?

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It seems like we have been down this road in your other posts:














Sorry, I had to pick on you a little bit Plus I figured it could give everyone an idea of where you are leaning. Hopefully this time you have got your mind set! Looking forward to see what you came up with.
Not any of the calibers mentioned
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Old 04-25-2013, 10:17 PM
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Lets just say it isnt any caliber that has EVER come out of my mouth on forums before.
7mm practical, 7mm rogue, or 7mm-300 win..... i will take my prize now.
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Old 04-25-2013, 10:23 PM
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7mm practical, 7mm rogue, or 7mm-300 win..... i will take my prize now.
Let me put it like this, it isnt in any of the suggested bullet diameters.
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Old 04-25-2013, 10:31 PM
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Re: Long range hunting rifle caliber suggestions?

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let me put it like this, it isnt in any of the suggested bullet diameters.
375 rum
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Old 04-25-2013, 10:33 PM
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375 rum
I wish i had that kind of recoil tolerance. (i can shoot it just fine, just cant shoot 50 rounds in a row with it. haha
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