close
Long Range Hunting Online Magazine


Go Back   Long Range Hunting Online Magazine > Rifles, Reloading, Optics, Equipment > Reloading

Reloading Berger Bullets

Reply

338-300RUM

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #29  
Unread 11-12-2006, 02:01 PM
Platinum Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Location: Pennsyltucky
Posts: 2,630
Re: 338-300RUM

Roy,i don't have much time, our bear season comes in next mon and deer the week after.so , no, don't have much patience. this is my bullpup and everything has been a prototype.would take too long to explain everything i've had to work through but it's functioning now and it can shoot better than i can.

i know what you mean about the 33 cal. haven't shot anything yet but the anticipation is high to say the least.i'll get some pic's up of my ride when i figure out how.it's a pretty interesting piece of equipement and it's not pink! i'll have to get one of my stepsons to show me.it's the old fart/computer thing.
__________________
davesonlinedeals.com
Reply With Quote
  •   #30  
    Unread 11-13-2006, 11:29 PM
    Junior Member
     
    Join Date: Jul 2006
    Location: Alaska
    Posts: 23
    Re: 338-300RUM

    How ya doin today Diablo 1? Went out and shot Sunday with Mariska (Name of my .338-300) and it was reading 2 degrees Frnht. off of my Chrono. Tried the 225 NAB with 99 grs of RL25 and it printed just over an inch (1.14"), for three shots at 300. Good Results. The 300 SMK with a light load of Retumbo (88 grains / 2600fps) was very pleasant to shoot and very very accurate, the best three shot group at 300 was .988". That is total group size without subtracting bullet diameter. I only shot for about an hour and a half, it was too cold to stay on that bench any longer and in that time my 7yr old son shot up 200 rnds of .22lr through his single shot Henry. Those were the good groups, we will not discuss the 3 shot 4.7" group that I shot before deciding that discretion was the better part of valor and headed for the barn. Diablo 2 OUT.
    __________________
    Muscle Relaxation
    Bone Support
    Natural Point of Aim
    Breathing Control
    Trigger Control
    Reply With Quote

      #31  
    Unread 11-15-2006, 01:50 AM
    Silver Member
     
    Join Date: Mar 2005
    Location: Anchorage Alaska
    Posts: 149
    Re: 338-300RUM

    Seabass,

    You Marines are so coollllll [img]/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/cool.gif[/img]

    My "old ranger" cold ass... stayed at home all weekend!

    When you're dumb... you have to be tough, right?

    That was some good shooting given the temps.

    I ordered my new #4 contour Shilen Select in, you guessed it... .338!

    I am going to build myself an 8 lb walking one-holer!

    Still wanna link-up thursday?
    Reply With Quote
      #32  
    Unread 11-15-2006, 06:50 AM
    Platinum Member
     
    Join Date: Jan 2004
    Location: Blackfoot, Idaho
    Posts: 8,841
    Re: 338-300RUM

    [ QUOTE ]
    this is my bullpup.

    [/ QUOTE ]

    I AM impressed! I had no idea you are into the innovative things. You bull pup would be a real man's job.

    I sure would like to see a pic of the rig.

    Hmmmm, in a bull pup configuration my 30" AM could be a carry rifle. [img]/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/tongue.gif[/img]
    __________________
    I may be the slowest guy on the mountain . . . . but . . . . I'm on the mountain!
    Reply With Quote
      #33  
    Unread 11-15-2006, 01:48 PM
    Junior Member
     
    Join Date: Jul 2006
    Location: Alaska
    Posts: 23
    Re: 338-300RUM

    Yes, thursday evening looks fine for me, how do you attach pictures on this forum?
    __________________
    Muscle Relaxation
    Bone Support
    Natural Point of Aim
    Breathing Control
    Trigger Control
    Reply With Quote
      #34  
    Unread 11-15-2006, 04:43 PM
    Platinum Member
     
    Join Date: Feb 2004
    Location: Pennsyltucky
    Posts: 2,630
    Re: 338-300RUM

    Roy, it's a pretty sweet rig, well, at least i think so.the barrel is 29" and with a holland qd brake it's only 40" long. i've only shot it a little but it seems to shoot well. i'll get a pic up when i get the recoil pad on,hopefully tomorrow. i'll tell ya all about it when i post my pic.
    __________________
    davesonlinedeals.com
    Reply With Quote
      #35  
    Unread 11-29-2006, 11:29 PM
    Bronze Member
     
    Join Date: Nov 2006
    Location: Anchorage, Alaska
    Posts: 35
    Re: 338-300RUM

    Hay long time no see!
    Reply With Quote
    Reply

    Bookmarks

    Thread Tools
    Display Modes


    Similar Threads for: 338-300RUM
    Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
    oal for 300rum jimbothepunk Reloading 2 07-25-2010 02:28 PM
    New 300rum JP Hunter Gunsmithing 5 01-15-2008 10:41 PM
    Help with 300rum FlinchedAgain Reloading 3 01-12-2008 11:43 PM
    300RUM rotorhead Reloading 5 11-02-2006 05:31 PM
    new with a 300rum ryan olsen Reloading 3 12-19-2005 08:20 AM


    All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:17 PM.


    Powered by vBulletin ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
    Content Management Powered by vBadvanced CMPS
    All content ©2010-2015 Long Range Hunting, LLC