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Gunwerks 7 LRM???

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Unread 06-06-2014, 06:58 PM
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Re: Gunwerks 7 LRM???

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What bullet are you using? Does the shank of the bullet go below the neck/shoulder junction? Can you give ma an OAL of your loaded round.
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Alex
I'm using Berger 180VLD Hunting. I'll get the measurements and possibly some pics... if I remember how to post them. I'm pretty sure the bullet does seat past the neck/shoulder junction and easily fits in a std Rem magazine box.
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Re: Gunwerks 7 LRM???

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Can anyone tell me the freebore on the 7LRM reamer? How much does the Hornady die set reduce the shoulder diameter of fired brass?
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Alex Wheeler
Shoulder width after firing is .516 and comes out of the sizer die .513 for my rifle.
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Re: Gunwerks 7 LRM???

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What bullet are you using? Does the shank of the bullet go below the neck/shoulder junction? Can you give ma an OAL of your loaded round.
Thanks,
Alex
The OAL is 3.455 with the 180VLD hunting and the Hornady Comparator length is 2.738. The base of the bullet seats to the base of the shoulder.
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180VLD's@3145fps. with 72.8grs. of H1000, 215m primer
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Re: Gunwerks 7 LRM???

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From their website..."As a custom rifle maker we do not rent or sell reamers, however we will be happy to chamber your rifle for you."
Might want to call Gunwerks, as I said in a post on page 9, we bought a reamer for a 7LRM for $235 from Gunwerks. I did not do the transaction, my smith did. Might be a different story smith to smith rather than an individual trying to buy a reamer.
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Re: Gunwerks 7 LRM???

Do you guys know if the 7mmX375 Ruger is the same as the 7mm LRM??
PTG sells a finishing reamer for the 7mmX375 Ruger and I want a 7mm LRM
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Re: Gunwerks 7 LRM???

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Do you guys know if the 7mmX375 Ruger is the same as the 7mm LRM??
PTG sells a finishing reamer for the 7mmX375 Ruger and I want a 7mm LRM
You won't be dissappointed!!
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Re: Gunwerks 7 LRM???

I own a 7mm x 375 Ruger and it is not the same as the 7 LRM. I got my reamer from PT&G. 7 LRM's shoulder is moved back for a longer neck. Not so with the 7mm X 375 Ruger.

Necking down and turning the necks of the 375 Ruger takes many steps. Think long and hard before you make your move to get a 7mm X 375 Ruger reamer.

If the 28 Nosler was in production I would have gone to it instead of the 7mm x 375 Ruger.
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