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Unread 06-29-2009, 06:17 PM
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.338 EDGE (New Zealand)

Well my New Zealand built 338 Edge arrived yesterday.

Broughton 5c 1:10 5.75 Heavy Varmint Contour, 30" finished
HS Precision stock from Sendero SF2
Remington LA
Holland Recoil Lug
APS Painkiller brake
Wyatts extended mag box
Nightforce Ultralight rings
Leupold Mark 4 6.5-20x50 TMR

Builder was the Precision Rifle Division of NZ Hunter who is run by Greg Duley (NZ Longranger on here)





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    Unread 06-29-2009, 06:18 PM
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    Re: .338 EDGE (New Zealand)

    I loaded up some test rounds just before for testing tomorrow if the weather is okay



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    Unread 06-29-2009, 06:39 PM
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    Re: .338 EDGE (New Zealand)

    Very Nice!! I bet you can't wait to launch a few of those big proj. at game.
    What is the overall weight of the rifle?

    Stu.
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    Unread 06-29-2009, 08:08 PM
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    Re: .338 EDGE (New Zealand)

    Your rifle is just flat-out bad-ass! Shooting a great big bad-ass cartridge! What will you hunt with it?

    Be sure to post your shooting results. It's always nice to know that a beautiful rifle can shoot.
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    Unread 06-29-2009, 08:14 PM
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    Re: .338 EDGE (New Zealand)

    Cheers fellas, the overall weight with scope and 9-13 bipod is 13lb.

    This will be used for all sorts, mainly long range deer, chamois and Tahr. Of course will have to partake in shooting some rabbits at long range, goats, pigs and wallabies etc
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    Unread 06-29-2009, 09:27 PM
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    Re: .338 EDGE (New Zealand)

    Beauty !! What size PK brake is that - medium ?
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    Unread 06-30-2009, 06:55 AM
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    Re: .338 EDGE (New Zealand)

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    Beauty !! What size PK brake is that - medium ?
    Yes its the medium, I think he did a slimmer medium as well which was not as wide across the top, personally I like the look of a slab brake
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