Re: .308 mauser to .338 federal?
The .338 Federal is nothing more than a .308 Win necked up to a .338 caliber bullet. I would say you'd be perfectly fine, as long as a competent smith does the build, and you buy a good quality name brand aftermarket barrel.
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Originally Posted by WildRose
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