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caliber for new build on long lenght action 06 bolt face

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Old 05-07-2013, 10:25 AM
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Re: caliber for new build on long lenght action 06 bolt face

Originally Posted by MudRunner2005 View Post
Hey Rich, what kind of numbers are you seeing with the .284 Sherman, over the .280 AI?
There is only one .280 out there right now and it has been at the smiths for too long! Another story. Not much data on this one yet, but it would likely have less gain than the other Sherman cases comparitively because the .280 A.I. is already based on a longer case. The Sherman has a longer body with less taper than the A.I. I would guess no more than 50' gain......Rich
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