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Barrel worn out?

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Unread 02-14-2006, 03:23 AM
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Barrel worn out?

Can someone give me a few pointers into how to tell if a barrel is worn out? (besides the obvious effect on accuracy)

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Unread 02-14-2006, 06:04 AM
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Re: Barrel worn out?

Well...., you could use a borescope and inspect the lands, grooves, throat and crown for "firecracking" or erosion. This being said, I'm looking for the person who can look through a borescope and tell me if the barrel will be shooter or not. He or She, and I are going to be rich.
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