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Old 11-30-2009, 02:08 PM
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Re: Is it possible??

For 1K big game I would recomend the 338 EDGE if you can handle the weight and recoil.

If not, I would look long and hard at the 300 WSM for 700-800 yard big game.

Both the 6.5x284 and the 300 RUM are very hard on barrels. For a new comer, this can lead to alot of frustration as well as expense. If you go with less of a barrel cooker, you can learn the ropes of LR shooting without the frustration of a changing barrel and the expense of a new one every year or two depending on how much you shoot.
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Old 11-30-2009, 02:58 PM
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Re: Is it possible??

Thanks for all the tips and advice so far. I appreciate it.
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