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Unread 03-18-2006, 02:24 PM
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7mm twist

I have a 7mm rem. mag factory sporter barrel I think the twist is 91/4 or 91/2, would these twist work with the 162 hornady Amax bullet?
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Unread 03-18-2006, 04:03 PM
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Re: 7mm twist

Yes, I´ve been shooting them and have had the best accuracy in my rifle (rem ks 7 mag factory barrel your same twist). Just push them over 2800 ft/s.
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Unread 03-18-2006, 04:40 PM
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Re: 7mm twist

I shoot them in my 10" twist 7STW and they are very accurate. Your barrel will handle bullets even heavier/longer than the 162gr A-Max.
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