Originally Posted by treeslayer
So is the boltface of my 30-06 to small for a 338 RUM? I really don't know who is going to do the work at this time. Just trying to get some ideas and boy am I. Thank you all for the help. Now if I do go with the 338 RUM what wolud be a good barel?
The 30/06 has a bolt face diameter of .473 and the 338 RUM is .532 (the same as a 7mag,300
win mag,300 Weatherby,300 RUM,Etc.)
My favorite barrel maker is Lilja. but there are other good ones like the Krieger, hart and Shillen.
with a 1 in 10 twist rate.
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