Re: savage 6.5x284 rifle help
Yes, I have owned it since March of 2010. I have shot some impressive (to me) groups with it using 120gn Ballistic Tips at 500yds. Several 3-shot groups in the 1.5 - 1.75" range. I have also taken several whitetails with it and they have all been DRT. All were 400yds or less but dropped at the sound of the rifle going off.
Both of my BVSS's have 26" stainless fluted barrels. I bought the .300WinMag used but the 6.5-284Norma new. The Norma's barrel, IMO, did not need breaking in. The first group (shots 3,4 & 5) measured .3 and change! It's only gotten better. JohnnyK.
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