Re: Just completed budget .308 build!
Your exactly the kind of member this site loves to have! Creative, innovative, and does his research before posting!
Seeing how it shoots, I assume your floating the tang of the savage? Make sure there is ample clearance, pressure there torques the action real easily.
Shooting those kind of groups at 200yard with a 10x scope.. Wow! Get out there and start working on reading the wind. I highly recommend taking a class to learn, seems expensive, but the cost is regained saved bullets, powder and barrel wear you'd use trying to figure it all out on your own.
"Out of range" is a theoretical concept as far as I'm concerned. Send it!