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winchester Coyote 300WSM

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Unread 07-25-2003, 03:42 PM
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winchester Coyote 300WSM

Picked one up today,what should I do to it first.I know I am going to drop the trigger down a bit but not sure if I should bed it or not? I am going to use it mostly for just stalk hunting (nothing past 450yrd unless it really shoots) I have a Leup Vari XIII 4.5X14 30mm tube side focus and a Farrel base and Warne HD rings.I guess I am asking if I should bed it or not and maybe a brake.
anyone have one and if so how does it shoot

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Unread 07-25-2003, 05:39 PM
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Re: winchester Coyote 300WSM

definitely bed it. That is the one thing terrible about win rifles. put a little drop of soft bedding compound and they think that is it. Been playing with mine a little in a factory class comp and have not really had time to work a real good load up. Best so far is only 3/4" and 12" at 1000 and I think it can do a little better. My wsms like h4350 so start there.

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Unread 07-25-2003, 08:04 PM
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Re: winchester Coyote 300WSM

Shoot it first. Then IF it doesn't shoot BED IT!
The one with the fancy stool.
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Unread 07-25-2003, 08:54 PM
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Re: winchester Coyote 300WSM

Jared, Shoot one of the accuracy loads from Sierra's manual with one of the 168gr or heavier MKs and If it don't shoot, then get it bedded, I know the barrel is already floated, so you got that out of the way. You want to use Match bullets for sure when evaluating a rifles accuracy potential. Jay
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