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Carbon wraped barrels

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Unread 10-21-2010, 01:11 PM
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Re: Carbon wraped barrels

Originally Posted by jmden View Post

Could you expand a bit more on this?


The night and day difference is they type of carbon used and the application proccess. They are totally different. Hence the night and day comment.

Are there performances night and day different? I couldnt tell you as I have never owned a cristiensen barrel.
Long range shooting is a process that ends with a result. Once you start to focus on the result (how bad your last shot was, how big the group is going to be, what your buck will score, what your match score is, what place you are in...) then you loose the capacity to focus on the process.
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Unread 10-21-2010, 10:10 PM
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Re: Carbon wraped barrels

Depending on your barrel blank, caliber, etc. you can get different contours for your barrel. For example you can get a couple different sizes in a .338 type blank.
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Unread 10-24-2010, 08:49 PM
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Re: Carbon wraped barrels

I have a 7mm 30 inch rock creek abs carbon wrap barrel, and shoot like dream. When I shoot this barrel out I'll replace it with the exact same kind. Rifle weighs 9.9 pounds with NightForce 50 mm scope.
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