Long Range Hunting Online Magazine


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

Rifles, Bullets, Barrels & Ballistics Applied Ballistics


Reply

savage 110 338 lapua grouping

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 11-28-2012, 06:05 PM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2011
Posts: 14
savage 110 338 lapua grouping

Have what seems to be a strange issue with my new gun, been shooting a couple weeks now and seems like the grouping moves by itself and then back again.
Anyway I shoot three shot groups and two would be spot on then the third would be as far as three inches away and could be anywhere.
I am currently only shooting at 200 yards, would like to move out but not until I can have some better consistency.
I am shooting off a bypod and bags FYI
Loads are berger 300 grn hybrids, 91.5 grns h 1000
thanks
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 11-29-2012, 08:51 AM
Gold Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Posts: 953
Re: savage 110 338 lapua grouping

first, welcome to recoil !
Get rid of the bipods until your sure of the gun/load/group
check ALL the "nuts and bolts" on the weapon.
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 11-29-2012, 12:54 PM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2011
Posts: 14
Re: savage 110 338 lapua grouping

I have checked the nuts and bolts and have shot some just on bags, also with some earlier loads had a bit of copper fouling but cleaned up nice.
my intention is to should it in the sled a little and see if anything changes
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 11-29-2012, 05:20 PM
Platinum Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: SOCIALIST CONTROLLED TERRITORY OF NEW YORK
Posts: 4,399
Re: savage 110 338 lapua grouping

How fast are you shooting and how much is your 3 round moving?
__________________
"People sleep peaceably in their beds at night only because rough men stand ready to do violence on their behalf"
If you want to shoot Bergers start here!
http://www.longrangehunting.com/arti...accuracy-1.php
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 11-30-2012, 10:54 AM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2011
Posts: 14
Re: savage 110 338 lapua grouping

shooting 3 shots in maybe 5 minutes and then check and or wait 5 minutes or so.
Groups can change up to thre inches or so but also has some real inconsistency as well.
last time out I had 2 friends and we each took a turn shooting and that didnt even effect the results
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes


Similar Threads for: savage 110 338 lapua grouping
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
need help w/poor grouping- Savage model 11 Long Range Hunter 308 chowder The Basics, Starting Out 25 04-23-2012 09:26 PM
poor grouping steelshooter Gunsmithing 10 07-14-2011 08:25 AM
Savage MLll grouping?Hi whopperstopper Muzzleloader Hunting 11 05-28-2010 01:48 PM
two grouping? jacack Reloading 5 10-13-2009 12:26 PM
Sendero 25-06 Grouping ? 32Spcl Rifles, Bullets, Barrels & Ballistics 6 12-02-2007 10:16 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:30 PM.


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