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my 308 long range killer

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Unread 02-15-2007, 03:21 AM
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my 308 long range killer

thought you guys would like to see my long range killing machine.
Remington model 700 308 Custom
25 1/2 Lilja s/s heavy bull barrel, flutted with 6 fluts,
H-S Precision Pro-Series Thumbhole Target Silhouette Stock,

Glen Chapmen out of Ferndale Wa did the smith work. This rifle will shoot sub 1/4 groups.

5 shoot group at 100.have not had much of a chance to shoot at longer range the weather has been to bad.
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    Unread 02-15-2007, 08:17 AM
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    Re: my 308 long range killer

    Mr. Chapman does some great work!! I had him slick up a rifle or two for me when I lived up toward Bellingham. Nice looking rig.
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    Re: my 308 long range killer

    Yah I would say load development is pretty much complete! Theres really not mcuh room to improve on that. Great looking rifle and groups to boot!
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    Re: my 308 long range killer

    nice rifle and brilliant groups your right not much improvment possible their.
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    Unread 02-16-2007, 11:03 PM
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    Re: my 308 long range killer

    Nice rifle and excellent group. Lately, I've been neglecting my other rifle in favor of my 308. This round is addictive. Good round to honed your skill. [img]/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/grin.gif[/img]

    Here's a 10 shot group at 100 yards. I pulled one off the group. Definitely operator error.

    Load: 168 grain Nosler Comp.
    44 grain BLC-2 Summer Load
    Federal 210 Match Primer
    Federal Gold Medal Brass
    Seated 2.800
    Velocity 2675 fps




    Here's a 5 shot group using 155 grain Lapua Scenar

    Load: 155 grain Lapua Scenar
    44.8 Varget
    Federal 210 Match primer
    Federal Gold Medal Brass
    Seated 2.833
    Velocity 2965 fps



    The Rifle

    Spec: Bluprinted Remington 700
    Pacnor SM 12 twist 3 grove USMC Contour
    Tubbs recoil lug
    Tactical Bolt
    HS Varmint Synthetic Stock
    HS Bottom Metal Detach 5 round magazine
    Gruning Custom 20MOA Base
    Leupold MK4 30MM Ring
    Jewel Trigger
    Nikon 2.5X10X44 Tactical Nikoplex Reticle
    Builder: Gruning Precision

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