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My 6.5 x 284 Build

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Unread 08-22-2012, 09:54 AM
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Re: My 6.5 x 284 Build

Be sure to post a picture when you get it done.
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Re: My 6.5 x 284 Build

Yeah I am anxious to have all the pieces put together. Waiting patiently knowing this all takes time. It will be well worth the wait! My next step is to order a scope.
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Unread 08-22-2012, 10:52 PM
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Re: My 6.5 x 284 Build

I just got mine this week. I am running a sendero barrel, 20 moa base, and a NF 5.5x22x56. It's a tight fit, but clears fine. I do not regret buying that scope! I went with a 27" tube. I also went with the McM stock, sniper fill.
I'll weigh it in the morning, buts it's heavy as hell. Just like I wanted it.
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Unread 08-23-2012, 09:32 AM
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Re: My 6.5 x 284 Build

Just weighed it. 16 pounds +/-1.
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Unread 08-23-2012, 09:35 AM
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Re: My 6.5 x 284 Build

I'm hoping to come in between 12-14lbs.
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Unread 08-23-2012, 10:03 AM
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Re: My 6.5 x 284 Build

Better re-think your barrel and stock choice then. That's where I think most of my weight is. The rest is probably marginal.
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Re: My 6.5 x 284 Build

I should add that I did have my small bipod and stock pack on when weighed. Don't think that makes a huge difference, but..
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