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Old 01-20-2009, 11:10 PM
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7WSM by SSG

Here are a few pix and specs of a customers rifle I just finished. Which he asked me to post.
7WSM on a Winchester CRF long action.
Broughton 5C 1:9 twist, 26" finish, chambered in 7WSM with 200 freebore. fluted and flutes coated in matte black by SSG
by SSG McMillan A3 grey with black webbing by SSG.
versa pod stud
Mag box
block to fit the WSM with 168 Berger's.









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Old 01-21-2009, 05:51 AM
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Re: 7WSM by SSG

Looks great. How on earth do you get the black barrel flutes coated with such perfect edges?
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Old 01-21-2009, 11:00 AM
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Re: 7WSM by SSG

Nathan you forgot the break. jsut kidding nice rifle.
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Old 01-23-2009, 09:10 AM
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Re: 7WSM by SSG

Great rifle. I really like the black flute effect.

I notice this rifle is a 1:9 twist and your 7mmWSM, "Long Range Shooting System by SSG pic & vid" has a 1:8.6 twist. I under stand increasing the twist rate to 1:8.6 to stablize the 166 and 180 VLDs.

What is the lowest weight bullet that can be stabilized with the 1:8.6 twist rate?

Thanks.

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Old 01-26-2009, 09:19 AM
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Re: 7WSM by SSG

Great looking rifle! Excellent work.
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Old 01-26-2009, 01:57 PM
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Re: 7WSM by SSG

SWEET!!! That is one sharp lookin unit! What does it weigh without scope? Wish I had the funds to have you make a second one just like it in tan
Just one thought though, the Versa-pod has a nasty rep of falling off the hood of a truck and takeing the gun with it. Maybe they have fixed it but here is what I did to keep mine from doing it AGAIN! My other thought was to thread the end of the pin and put a nut on it? That and it is being punished by only being used on the rimfires

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