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Converting 300 rum into 338 edge

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Re: Converting 300 rum into 338 edge

Originally Posted by kiwi3006 View Post
If it is a button rifled barrel or a hammer forged you will not be able to ream the barrel out to .338.
A cut rifled barrel can be done, see Michael Eichele's article http://www.longrangehunting.com/articles/300-remington-ultra-magnum-abs-barrel-review-1.php

I would imagine a factory 700 P will be hammer or button rifled.


I know my Sendero came Hammered.
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