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Building a 338

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Unread 08-29-2011, 10:20 AM
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Re: Building a 338

Originally Posted by GNERGY View Post

Here are some of the results you can get using a Broughton tube. I am more than happy with it. It just shoots like a Laser.

Have you tried any of the 300gr bullets in your 338 RUM?

I like the option of factory ammo without the extra cost of the LM.

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Unread 08-29-2011, 11:13 AM
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Re: Building a 338

No, I never tried anything heavier than the nosler 250 ab. From what I have read from Long Time Long Ranger he said the 225gr will get there flatter and still have the punch to do what I need out to 1000 yds.
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Unread 08-29-2011, 04:19 PM
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Re: Building a 338

Sorry to be asking a dumb question, but I've never heard of the edge +p. I'm assuming it's just the .338 edge run at higher presure. Is it a special chamber? How much faster is it? From what I've read is most edge loads shoot best near the same velocity as the Rum. I'd love to know more?
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Unread 08-29-2011, 05:56 PM
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Re: Building a 338

There is an article that is written by Carlock on the 338 plus P
In this in Froum: Long Range Hunting and Shooting dated 08/27/2011.
Speaks a little about it there.
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