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Old 12-19-2006, 12:07 PM
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Re: encore

Thats right Ian , alot of guys want their Encore with a WSM or Ultra mag barrel and it can be done but you have to run the pressure so low you can't even get regular mag velocity and expect the frame to last.
I have a couple and all are the CM frames and barrels to help with some strength , I always ream the pin hols so the pin is making at least 95% contact (its amazing how out of round the holes are in the frames and lugs) , I have run a 308 to some pretty high pressure and not had any trouble.

But more than likely anything you do to the gun will void the warnty
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Old 12-19-2006, 01:45 PM
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Re: encore

I meant Mike Bellm does not do custom barrel requests on a indiviudal basis.
I was not talking about Mike Sirios. Mike S. does any custom barrel design you can think of.

Sorry for the confusion.
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Old 12-19-2006, 08:33 PM
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Re: encore

thanks for all the info guys i dont plan on doing any reloading for this gun i plan on shooting factory ammo

Ian is there any problem with factory ammo with any after market barrel thay any of yall know about. this is one reason im asking now before i buy the barrel

the 300 mag is not set in concrete yet im kicking around the 7mm rem mag also the gun will be used for elk as a back up gun

thanks jim
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