Long Range Hunting Online Magazine


Go Back   Long Range Hunting Online Magazine > Rifles, Reloading, Optics, Equipment > Rifles, Bullets, Barrels and Ballistics


Reply

Medium 338's vs. Big 338's

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #29  
Old 05-01-2011, 11:20 PM
Gold Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Posts: 867
Re: Medium 338's vs. Big 338's

Quote:
Originally Posted by Long Time Long Ranger View Post
SP6x6, that is exactly what I'm doing. Win/win both ways.
You said lightweight 338 laupa 26" barrel. would you give me your specs or components.
mike
Reply With Quote
  #30  
Old 05-02-2011, 08:12 AM
Silver Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Posts: 420
Re: Medium 338's vs. Big 338's

One helpful thing I didn't mention is that my barrels aren't lasting as long as my friends who keep in the 250 gr. range. It is really hard to put a percentage on that, but I think its enough to be a point of consideration.
Reply With Quote
  #31  
Old 05-02-2011, 10:28 AM
Platinum Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: NW MT
Posts: 2,563
Re: Medium 338's vs. Big 338's

Mike, These are my specs, not a lapua but similar.338 norma, 26'' braked saturn,1-9.75,ABS,Defiance one pcs. bolt fluted w/ knurled alum. knob,Lonewolf summit, 7-2oz. Scoped w/mark4 6-20x50, ACI level-8-12 oz. Atlas and mnt. rail on 9-120z.
Reply With Quote
  #32  
Old 05-02-2011, 09:56 PM
Gold Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Posts: 867
Re: Medium 338's vs. Big 338's

My edge scoped is around 12.5 little heavy for what im used to. Sure cant shoot it off hand. Would like to have a 338 around 9 lbs top.
mike
Reply With Quote
  #33  
Old 05-02-2011, 10:52 PM
Platinum Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: NW MT
Posts: 2,563
Re: Medium 338's vs. Big 338's

Mine is a carry, but it would be nice to have both, like my bench shooting buddy said, weight is your friend I would like a big 338 ''SOMEDAY"
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes


Similar Threads for: Medium 338's vs. Big 338's
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
h414 and 300 grn 338's bman73 Reloading 1 04-20-2011 11:53 PM
FS 225 Hornady 338's alf Reloading Equipment and Components 0 10-01-2010 03:08 PM
Berger 300 gr .338's? shooter981 Rifles, Bullets, Barrels and Ballistics 2 06-17-2009 02:46 PM
338's thumper15 Long Range Hunting & Shooting 2 03-07-2008 06:11 AM
super .338's Dzaw Reloading 15 03-06-2007 11:05 PM

Current Poll
Do You Think Slingshots Should Be Legalized For Hunting Brown Bear?
Yes - 47.26%
915 Votes
No - 52.74%
1,021 Vote
Total Votes: 1,936
You may not vote on this poll.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:27 AM.


Powered by vBulletin ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Management Powered by vBadvanced CMPS
All content ©2010-2014 Long Range Hunting, LLC