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Old 08-24-2004, 07:16 PM
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Re: Rock Chuck on 338 Nawakwa

Chris We saw 12 Bulls one day most 5x5 1-6x? They were tarring up the small trees with there horns. On another day we saw a herd of around 40 Elk with some small bulls and another herd of around 30 with some nice bulls.

338 Nawakwa is a 338 Lapua IMP Tight Neck Minimum body taper pushed the shoulder forward to the max and throated for the 300g SMK bullet.

We were shooting at an elevation of just under 10,000 Foot above sea leavel
100 Yard 0
500 Yard +7 moa
1000Y +19 moa
1500Y +33 moa
2000Y +53 moa
2500Y +92 moa
3000Y +147 moa

Jeff did Bruce get the Bat working for you? You should shoot Robs 30 shout mag HG at the Nationals See you at the Nationals
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Old 08-24-2004, 08:28 PM
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Re: Rock Chuck on 338 Nawakwa

New extractor from BAT fixed it. No problems now. Shot an 8.8" 45 and a 7.0" 43 at the last Ohio match.

See you soon.
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Old 08-24-2004, 08:41 PM
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Re: Rock Chuck on 338 Nawakwa

<BLOCKQUOTE><font size="1" face="Verdana, Helvetica, sans-serif">quote:</font><HR>100 Yard 0
500 Yard +7 moa
1000Y +19 moa
1500Y +33 moa
2000Y +53 moa
2500Y +92 moa
3000Y +147 moa
<HR></BLOCKQUOTE>

Thanks for the info.

Is there a picture of the rifle and the round on the forum that I could look at. Those heavy hitters facinate me.
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Old 08-24-2004, 09:09 PM
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Re: Rock Chuck on 338 Nawakwa

Crow mag,
where were you hunting (or scouting) out
west,From your pictures me and my nephew
were in the same spot 2week's ago shooting
at 1500+ the only difference is our GPS said
11,050ft.
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Old 08-24-2004, 09:43 PM
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Re: Rock Chuck on 338 Nawakwa

Nice shooting Jeff

here is a pic of the gun


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We were in Wyoming

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Old 08-24-2004, 10:03 PM
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Re: Rock Chuck on 338 Nawakwa

Crow Mag,
Awesome looking rifle,what brand of action
are you using??? what kind of load's and
velocity???? for the sierra 300mk. The reason
I ask is because I am having a 338Lapua mag
Imp. built right now (not a 338Nawakwa,love
the name)One more question how long is the
barrel.
p.s. we were hunting in an area that look's
virtualy identical to where you were at but
we were in northern Utah.

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Re: Rock Chuck on 338 Nawakwa

I am using a 8.5" Bat action and a 1.400 Broughton 10T 32" barrel the scope was a 20x50 boosted Leupold with a adjustable base that starts out at 80 MOA and will go to 125 MOA I am shooting H 1000 and R25 and getting 3050 FPS with the 300g SMK
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