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338 RUM... What would YOU do?

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Unread 04-05-2012, 11:32 PM
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Re: 338 RUM... What would YOU do?

Originally Posted by Ultramag45 View Post
I shoot a couple 338 RUMs...Factory length barrel of 26inches...225 and 250 accubonds are the ticket,,Move up to the 300 and its a big difference..the 300s arent really an advantage, unless you have a bigger gun,,,EDGE, AX. then you definately see the difference...
The 338 RUM and the Edge are near twins so take that one off the list.

Scot E.
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Unread 04-05-2012, 11:32 PM
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Re: 338 RUM... What would YOU do?

Mine is actually an edge throwing the 300 grainers at 2730 with good case life or 2845 loaded hot out of a 24" barrel. I played with the 250 grainers when I first got her. Worked up until I got up above 3000 and then stopped and switched to the 300 grainers. I can not imagine going back.'s all good and to each there own. this is my first 338 but now I can not imagine not having one.
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