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Old 11-27-2012, 11:34 AM
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R.Bros. Rifle Review

Had Travis at R.Bros. build me a 7mmWSM this year. The gun is beautiful and shoots great. Felt I should do a quick review. I had some problems with getting the accuracy with my reloads that I wanted, and Travis helped a lot. I must say that I am a Hunter, not a long range target shooter. Many can outshoot me at longer ranges, but I am working on that.
719 yard group prone w/bipod
http://www.longrangehunting.com/foru...1&d=1354033532

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First victim did not do this rifle justice. Short 130 yard shot with pin point accuracy.
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Second victim Cow elk at 531 yards
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The 168 gr Bergers really did a great job too. Both were one shot kills.
Well, can not seem to get the pictures to post in the right spot, but at least they are in order.

Thanks
Bill
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Old 11-27-2012, 08:32 PM
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Re: R.Bros. Rifle Review

Nice rifle!!! I have one of these rifles built by Travis and it shoots awesome! Please post your rifle specs, load you used to take the game, fps, etc!

Thanks for sharing the photo's
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Old 11-28-2012, 01:19 AM
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I agree as well. I have a RBROS 7 Rem Mag. The rifle shoots amazing and Travis was super to work with. The guy will answer any question you have and really tries to do anything to make sure you are happy with the build he delivers to you. Everything he promised on my build he delivered. Im running norma brass , has to be neck turned, and using 71.5 grains of retumbo with 180 bergers getting 3050 fps in a 26" rock creek barrel
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Old 11-28-2012, 11:01 AM
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Very nice! Looks like the rifle is behaving well and doing its job. If its alright with you, I would like to put those pics up on the new website that is coming out in a week or so.
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Old 11-28-2012, 11:07 AM
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That is a very nice looking stick, I'm digging the pic of the rifle sitting on your pack. Great scenery! Looks like a serious hammer as well. Well done & good shooting.


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Old 11-28-2012, 11:39 AM
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Awesome Gun, great shooting, and a GREAT Muley!!
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Old 11-29-2012, 07:23 AM
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Re: R.Bros. Rifle Review

Thanks everyone, one of the best investments in hunting gear I ever made. I am looking forware to finding a place to pratice 1000yards to 1200 yards. Travis, you are welcome to use the pictures. I can e-mail you them and some more if you like.

Bill
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