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257stw barrel to a 257 wm.

 
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Old 01-17-2011, 05:48 PM
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257stw barrel to a 257 wm.

can a 257 stw barrel be rechambered to a 257 weatherby mag?i found a good deal on a stw barrel with only a few shots down the pipe.
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Old 01-17-2011, 08:16 PM
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Re: 257stw barrel to a 257 wm.

Yes, but it would involve cutting a little off the end of your barrel and re-threading since the 257 wby is shorter. Why not leave it a 257 STW?
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Old 01-18-2011, 02:56 PM
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Re: 257stw barrel to a 257 wm.

well i will be hunting with it thats pretty much it. it is 27.5" long and can get around 300 once fired brass and dies with it for a good price.
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