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New barrel or set the chamber forward???????

 
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Old 06-12-2007, 03:43 AM
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Re: New barrel or set the chamber forward???????

Here is advice from my benchrest gunsmith: Examine bore with bore scope. If it is not severely fire cracked, and round count is not high, re-bore. If the round count is high (my 6PPC was at 1,200 rounds)its probably OK to re-bore, and you can expect to get another 500 - 700 rounds from it. Cost was $125. BTW, my re-bored Hart 6ppc shoots fantastic.
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Old 06-12-2007, 05:37 AM
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Re: New barrel or set the chamber forward???????

Gene, what did you rebore it from?
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