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Unread 02-11-2009, 05:12 AM
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408 cheytac

Hey guys does anybody know who distributes the 408 cheytac rifle system and does any body on lrh have one or any experience with it.
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Unread 02-11-2009, 07:43 AM
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Re: 408 cheytac

If you are interested in a "true" .408 CheyTac rifle built by CheyTac, call them and ask who is a dealer in your area.

You'll find that most of the guys on here shoot wildcat versions based on the .408 case.

These rifles can be built for a lot less money and will far exceed the accuracy of the .408 from CheyTac.
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Unread 02-11-2009, 11:13 PM
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Re: 408 cheytac

+1 on what Joel said.
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Unread 02-11-2009, 11:30 PM
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Re: 408 cheytac

What actions will handle the .408 round?
Remington 700 7mm SAUM Magnum Research Barrel
Savage Target Action 6.5x47 Lapua
Savage Predator Hunter Max1 6.5-284 Norma
Savage Bear Hunter 338 Win Mag
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Unread 02-12-2009, 07:09 AM
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Re: 408 cheytac

BAT, Lawton 8000, Poff, Barnard, Viersco, Stiller (not available yet).
May be one or two more, but these are off the top of my head.

Your action choice depends on whether you want a single shot or repeater.
Lawton and Viersco currently offer repaeater versions, Stiller is on the way.
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