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Old 09-14-2013, 10:02 PM
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sounds sweet! There WILL be a time when the .277 cal has just as efficient bullets as 6.5 or 7mm, and until then we are talking about very little difference in b.c and a little boost in speed over the .260 and better barrel life.
would I do one over a .260 or 7-08?... nope, but there is different strokes for different folks. And that sound like a sweet little stroke!
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Old 09-14-2013, 10:03 PM
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Am I the only one with little to no love for the .277?
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Am I the only one with little to no love for the .277?
Ya better hope Winmag doesnt see that, .

If you say you dont like win model 70 actions either he will be beating down your door in about an hour. Lol
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Old 09-14-2013, 10:28 PM
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Ya better hope Winmag doesnt see that, .

If you say you dont like win model 70 actions either he will be beating down your door in about an hour. Lol
Nah ill forgive him. as if I have any say
He an east coast guy so he probably likes the quarter bore.
Different tendencies everywhere you go.

I could care less if he likes Winnie's or not.
I love mine, & that's no secret, but I don't think it's the end all best action ever. It's just my preferred action.

OP,
That'd be a fun round to toy with. I'm an admitted 270 freak, so I'm bias, but I think it would be great for your intended purpose.
If a guy already hand loads, & has the tools & components, I don't see the draw back to playing with wildcats. Kinda like a fun continuous experiment in a way.
Go for it!
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Am I the only one with little to no love for the .277?
You might me a closet .277 lover. After all, the thread is titled Long Range 270-08 AI, and you were curious enough to have a look at it.
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You might me a closet .277 lover. After all, the thread is titled Long Range 270-08 AI, and you were curious enough to have a look at it.
LOL very good point! Sorry for the hate.
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Old 09-15-2013, 06:18 AM
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Ya better hope Winmag doesnt see that, .

If you say you dont like win model 70 actions either he will be beating down your door in about an hour. Lol
LOL, CRF mod 70 is my favorite action of all time! Also "winmag" hate the .25 as well!
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