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Which .338 should I have built?

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Unread 10-08-2005, 07:58 PM
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Re: Which .338 should I have built?

With an equal ammount of freebore or lack of it has been my experience that the Lapua will shoot a little faster than the RUM and the EDGE will go a little faster than the Lapua. This is also in direct perportion to their respective case capacities.
Shawn Carlock
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    Unread 10-13-2005, 01:58 PM
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    Re: Which .338 should I have built?

    Well I finally made my decision and will be having Shawn Carlock of Defensive Edge build my next rifle! Feedback on my component choices would be appreciated.


    Remington 700 action chambered in .338 EDGE
    Marbeled McMillan A-5 fully adjustable stock with rail
    Hart 28" Stainless steel fluted barrel
    Holland muzzle brake and stainless recoil lug
    HS Precision detachable box magazine
    Jewell trigger set to 2lbs.
    Badger Ordnance tactical bolt knob
    Badger Ordnance rings and base
    Leupold 6.5x20 scope with Horus Vision reticle
    Harris swivel bipod (6" to 9")

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