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Old 04-13-2014, 11:40 AM
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300 Win Mag

This is my latest build, I bought most of the parts here on LRH off of members who might recognize them. This is my first time having a 30 built as I'm a 7mm fan. The first loads I tried were way too hot and had to drop down

Trued 700 SS action
28.5" McGowan Barrel Sendero contour w/ muzzle brake chambered in 300 Win Mag*
Extra heavy recoil lug
A3 Edge McMillan Stock*
Jewell Trigger
steel 20 MOA rail*
5.5x22x50 Nightforce scope*
* parts picked up here on LRH
Norma Brass*, load is 76gr Retumbo w/ 210 Berger VLD Hunting*

1st pic is the rifle and the second is my first 3 shot group a bit breezy here today

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Old 04-13-2014, 11:43 AM
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Re: 300 Win Mag

Awesome rig. I love the rem 700 actions for builds. Post more photos of the rifle!
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Old 04-13-2014, 11:58 AM
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Re: 300 Win Mag

as requested, cell phone pics aren't good but... Gunsmith is my friend and fellow shooter, fellow plumber Eddie Harren

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Old 04-14-2014, 02:45 PM
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Re: 300 Win Mag

Nice build. Who makes the Muzzle brake?
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Old 04-14-2014, 04:12 PM
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Re: 300 Win Mag

I'm sure Eddie told me but I can't remember who's it is, I'll check into it.
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Old 04-15-2014, 05:54 AM
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Re: 300 Win Mag

Harrell's "Tactical" muzzle brake.
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Old 04-16-2014, 10:39 AM
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Re: 300 Win Mag

another windy day but I think I've found the load, at least until I check it over an Oehler. 2nd three shot group fired from this rifle for a total of 10 rounds fired, wish all my rifles were this easy 125 yds looks to be in the low .3's 210 Berger 75.5gr Retumbo

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