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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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