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Unread 11-05-2010, 06:37 AM
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Re: Rechambering

For more horsepower at a reasonable cost why not just rechamber to 7STW and use factory ammo with 175gr (or similar) bullets.
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Unread 11-05-2010, 09:34 AM
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Re: Rechambering

An stw is what I actually shoot. The cartridge was designed for 140 grain bullets and
a longer barrel is a must with the heavier bullets to gain full advantage of the case
capacity. Not a desirable feature in a gun you are going to tote around in the mountains.
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Unread 11-05-2010, 10:40 AM
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Re: Rechambering

300 ammo is far less expensive than 7 STW ammo and has more variety, atleast where i am
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