Just gave my dad's old vanguard a make over for him. Gave him the stockys thumbhole stock that wont fit mine any more. Ordered him a timney trigger and put in it. Then topped it off with a EGW 20 moa rail, burris extreme tactical rings and a vortex pst.
Zeroed it at 50 with some factory superformance loads then shot a few from 71 to 73 gr's of RL25 under 150gr TTSXs checking for pressure.
Today i started the actual load testing with it.
First 3 shots cold barrel, 71gr @ 200 yards
.550" up and down, didn't really see any need in trying the others.
Here is the rifle