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Old 05-18-2014, 07:26 PM
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.284 win question

Hey

If I have a 6.5x284 in savage 12 benchrest, is it easy to convert it too .284 win by just buying a new barrel?

Or am I missing something, sorry I've never changed calibers before.

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HTRN
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Old 05-18-2014, 07:44 PM
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Re: .284 win question

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Originally Posted by HighTeckRedNeck View Post
Hey

If I have a 6.5x284 in savage 12 benchrest, is it easy to convert it too .284 win by just buying a new barrel?

Or am I missing something, sorry I've never changed calibers before.

Thanks
HTRN
Yeah, barrel swap, 284 WM dies, and 7mm bullets.

Other than that, I think you're pretty much set.
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