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Old 04-06-2010, 10:19 AM
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Custom long range rifle tips and thoughts please

Heyy guys im looking to build myself a custom 300 win mag or 300 wsm rifle as i cant find a rifle that i properly like so ive decided to build my own for ranges of 500 to 800 yards

This is the list of things im looking at so far:
  • Hs precision stock a psv029 or pst013 $360 to $600
  • Stiller predator or tac300 actions $775 to $800
  • Nightforce NXS scope - 3.5-15x50 $1485 or a similar scope for around 1000$
  • Harris bipod - HBBR-S $100
  • decent set of rings - $80 approx
  • Hs precision detachable magazine - $80
  • Jewell trigger - HVR 700 $200
  • Krieger barrel - SS match grade hand lapped twist rate 1 in 10" contour 14 palma length 26" 300$
  • Remington 700 BDL trigger gaurd - $80
Please help me out on this guys, if you have any tips on what barrel i should go for or take a look at ohh and treat me like a new boy tell me if ive missed out on anything haha my budget is around $3500

thanks - jay

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Old 04-06-2010, 03:50 PM
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Re: Custom long range rifle tips and thoughts please

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Heyy guys im looking to build myself a custom 300 win mag or 300 wsm rifle as i cant find a rifle that i properly like so ive decided to build my own for ranges of 500 to 800 yards

This is the list of things im looking at so far:
  • Hs precision stock a psv029 or pst013 $360 to $600
  • Stiller predator or tac300 actions $775 to $800
  • Nightforce NXS scope - 3.5-15x50 $1485 or a similar scope for around 1000$
  • Harris bipod - HBBR-S $100
  • decent set of rings - $80 approx
  • Hs precision detachable magazine - $80
  • Jewell trigger - HVR 700 $200
  • Krieger barrel - SS match grade hand lapped twist rate 1 in 10" contour 14 palma length 26" 300$
  • Remington 700 BDL trigger gaurd - $80
Please help me out on this guys, if you have any tips on what barrel i should go for or take a look at ohh and treat me like a new boy tell me if ive missed out on anything haha my budget is around $3500

thanks - jay
Quite a package! I don't think you could go wrong with anything you have mentioned as long as you have the cash....Rich
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Old 04-09-2010, 02:26 PM
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Re: Custom long range rifle tips and thoughts please

Yeeaahh i know im not building it all at the same time im ordering it part by part and spreading my cash out so i know where everything is going and monitor the imports of the components.

Jay
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Old 04-09-2010, 06:55 PM
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Re: Custom long range rifle tips and thoughts please

Nice list of components, good to see your not skimping on the optics. Good luck.
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Old 04-10-2010, 07:54 AM
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Re: Custom long range rifle tips and thoughts please

I may be wrong, but, I think you'll need H-S Precision bottom metal to go with that H-S magazine. In their (H-S Pre.) discription they mean their bottom metal is a direct replacment for BDL bottom metal, without modifications to their stocks. Otherwise, looks like it'll be a nice setup!
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Old 04-12-2010, 02:24 AM
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