Long Range Hunting Online Magazine

Go Back   Long Range Hunting Online Magazine > Rifles, Reloading, Optics, Equipment > Rifles, Bullets, Barrels & Ballistics

Rifles, Bullets, Barrels & Ballistics Applied Ballistics


Breaking in barrel questions

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Unread 05-17-2006, 08:06 AM
Bronze Member
Join Date: Feb 2006
Posts: 31
Breaking in barrel questions

Just waiting for Kirby to ship me my .300 RUM. In the mean time I am getting ready to break in the barrel. Does it matter what type bullets are used during the breaking in process. I assume you would want to use a longer bullet to get the most contact with the barrel. What type should I use? Or does it really makes a differece? Otherwise I'll most likely use the most cost efficient (aka - cheapest) off the shelf shell I can find. Since I don't reload at this time I am forced to use off the shelf shells. Thanks.

Reply With Quote



Thread Tools
Display Modes

Similar Threads for: Breaking in barrel questions
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
breaking in a barrel huntokanogan Rifles, Bullets, Barrels & Ballistics 23 04-18-2011 01:31 PM
Breaking in a new barrel steelhead613 Rifles, Bullets, Barrels & Ballistics 9 08-31-2010 10:06 AM
Breaking in a barrel..... HELP PLEASE Nikolakangrga The Basics, Starting Out 4 12-18-2009 02:02 PM
Breaking in a New Barrel SZairborne Long Range Hunting & Shooting 21 11-25-2009 09:35 PM
Breaking in a barrel britz Rifles, Bullets, Barrels & Ballistics 6 03-16-2007 01:12 PM

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:23 AM.

Powered by vBulletin ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Management Powered by vBadvanced CMPS
All content ©2010-2015 Long Range Hunting, LLC