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Howa Barreled Action

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Unread 02-14-2008, 03:50 PM
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Howa Barreled Action

Howa has a 6.5-55 barreled action --- Can this be used to make a 6.5-284?
Any better way to go to get to the 6.5-284?
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    Unread 02-14-2008, 07:23 PM
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    You'd have to cut down the barrel and re-chamber. I'd recomend just getting a new blank and selling the other barrel. The 6.5x55 is a nice caliber in my opinion.

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