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Is .300 Dakota too much for a magnum M70 action?

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Unread 09-03-2005, 06:29 AM
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Re: Is .300 Dakota too much for a magnum M70 action?

.300 RUM Improved? Hmmmmmm.....do you own the reamer? Could my 'smith use it? Sounds interesting.
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    Unread 09-03-2005, 11:11 AM
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    Re: Is .300 Dakota too much for a magnum M70 action?

    No I dont own it. Ray Romain does. Ph# (814)-265-1948. It called the 300Tomahawk, and increases case capacity( depending on who you ask) by 6-8gr. Personaly I like it and Ray did a good job building it. It is without a doubt the easiest gun to kill deer with, that I have shot. Makes it almost too easy under a thousand.
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    Unread 09-05-2005, 03:18 AM
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    Re: Is .300 Dakota too much for a magnum M70 action?

    Charles-
    What kind of barrel life are you getting?
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    Re: Is .300 Dakota too much for a magnum M70 action?

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    What kind of barrel life are you getting?

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    Actually, I dont really know about this one. It is a LR hunting gun, and is never really shot more then a couple times without cooling, I only have about 200 rounds down it now, but it should be like all the other big magnums, 8-1,200 rounds.
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