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Old 01-10-2012, 04:33 PM
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Guys thanks for the info and pictures- i've settled on the .338 cal. doing some reading on the 338 norma and the edge.
Going to go w/a brake also i just can't shoot a hard recoiling rifle accurately .

Good choice. Life has left me with the use of my right arm as well as a 75% loss of hearing in my left ear=Dont be that guy!! A brake(just make sure there are no holes on the bottom) is loud but it takes a lot of weight to make up the differance. Ear protection is a great idea anyway!!

I was shooting my 223 Ruger VT the day this pic was taken. With its long barrel I usually dont ware ear plugs. There was a couple prairie dogs standing tall right at a mile so I got behind the 50bmg but forgot to put my plugs back in my ears=BAD MISTAKE!!

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What rifle is that in the pic? What is the make?
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Cheytac m200 with 50bmg conversion and suppressor- about 39 pounds. Is that heavy enough?
Is that an Anzio?
If it is what configuration is it. Any special features on it?
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MachV

What rifle is that in the pic? What is the make?

Its a States Arms 50 BMG... I think it was Klauses SWAT madel? Made somewhere in the mid 80s.
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Its a States Arms 50 BMG... I think it was Klauses SWAT madel? Made somewhere in the mid 80s.
I thought it looked familiar. I'm getting ready to order one next week and can wait!!!
How do you like it?
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What does "No Sneak" weight as is? i think when i shoot the barrel out of my 338 im going to put a straight tube (no taper) 30" on it and a heavy A5 to balance it out. Also what are the colors on that A5? I like it a lot.
Mike, The pic does not show it, but this tube has taper. The rifle as is with bipod and no ammo weighs 15 1/2 lbs. Tube is 27 1/2" The colors are Olive, black and gray. I dont remember the percentages but a guess would be 70 olive and 15 , 15 on blk and gray.

I just took a badger with her @ 632 yards in a farm field. All I can say is, a badger is not very tall and the 300 Berger cleaned his clock. And Mike, it was indeed a complete pass through with a dual blood trail. However it was a short trail.

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Mike, The pic does not show it, but this tube has taper. The rifle as is with bipod and no ammo weighs 15 1/2 lbs. Tube is 27 1/2" The colors are Olive, black and gray. I dont remember the percentages but a guess would be 70 olive and 15 , 15 on blk and gray.

I just took a badger with her @ 632 yards in a farm field. All I can say is, a badger is not very tall and the 300 Berger cleaned his clock. And Mike, it was indeed a complete pass through with a dual blood trail. However it was a short trail.

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Glad to hear your Bergers made it clear through haha!
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