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R.Bros. Rifle Review

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Unread 11-29-2012, 11:59 AM
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Re: R.Bros. Rifle Review

Originally Posted by TMR View Post
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.
Great pictures! You could pay a lot of money and not get an ad this good.
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Unread 11-29-2012, 12:20 PM
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Re: R.Bros. Rifle Review

Good lookin rifle, nice shooting, and great pics, I also like the pic of rifle sitting on pack. Congrats!

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Unread 11-29-2012, 03:31 PM
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Re: R.Bros. Rifle Review

Looks good. Is that an htg stock from mcmillian with an adjustable cheek?
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Unread 11-29-2012, 08:02 PM
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Re: R.Bros. Rifle Review

Here is a photo of my 7WSM that was built by Travis. Antelope and two groups shot at 100 yards. Travis builds an accurate rifle!
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Unread 11-29-2012, 08:10 PM
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Re: R.Bros. Rifle Review

Could we get a break down of build components and barrel contour from the OP, really dig that rifle and most of the rifles RBros turns out!!
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Unread 11-29-2012, 08:29 PM
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Re: R.Bros. Rifle Review

LIK2HNT, I really like your rifle, great colors! What contour barrel do you have?
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Unread 11-29-2012, 09:15 PM
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Re: R.Bros. Rifle Review

Thanks for the coments everyone. I know this rifle can out-shoot my ability. Looking forward to improving my skills. Right now all I have been shooting is the Berger 168 gr VLD with a healthy load of H4381sc. I want to try the 180's, but presently do not have the time to experiment. Here are the specs.

7mm WSM - R. Bros
R Bros Rogue Short Action, Hunter Port, Fluted Bolt
Broughton 1-9 twist, 5.75 Contour, Fluted, 26"
McMillan HTG Stock (per specs below)
13.5" LOP
Swirly - 60% olive drab, 30% tan, 10% Black
2 forward sling studs, one rear stud
Decelerator pad
Thumb wheel adjustable cheek piece
Textured fore end and pistol grip
BDL Floor plate
Jewell Trigger 1.5lbs
20 MOA Rail
Pillar Bedding
OD Green Gun Kote metal
Nightforce NXS 5.5 - 22 x 56mm
NP-R1 Reticle

Weighs about 14.5 lbs field ready. In the Eberlestock X3 lo drag or gunslinger packs you really don't notice the weight. Until you strap on 45 lbs of meat to a pack that weighs about 35 to 40 lbs without the Rifle.

Thanks again Travis

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