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Problems with the new Tikka 25 06

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Unread 10-30-2006, 08:45 AM
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Re: Problems with the new Tikka 25 06

dacor- The new gun is a Tikka T3 Lite. I did try a 120 factory hollow point and it liked them better but not as good as I expect. I'll be hunting for elk now so my 25 06 will be my project when I return.
Thanks for the help.
Tim G.
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Unread 10-30-2006, 04:03 PM
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Re: Problems with the new Tikka 25 06

Tim you might want to check the pressure point tword the front. My dad has a 7mm-08 in a Tikka T3 lite and he ended up sanding it out because it was not touching the same on one side of the barrel as the other side. Shoots well now.
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Unread 12-23-2006, 03:44 PM
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Re: Problems with the new Tikka 25 06

Tim I have found in some Tikka's and Sako's that they have to much free bore, you might want to check this out as well. I have sent 2 Sako's back on the 1 MOA garantee and had both replaced by Sako although it's a slow process. good luck [img]/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/smirk.gif[/img]
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