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Old 11-07-2011, 12:30 AM
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My First Build

This is my first build the specs are.

Savage DP TA
P.T.G. Bolt Body - Ground to .6995 for .0015 clearance.
Savage LA Mag Bolt Head - Modified to work with the SA.
N.S.S. Precision Recoil Lug.
PacNor PreFit Barrel - Chambered .338Edge/Super Match/5groove/10twist/straight taper to 1" at the muzzle/26.5in long with out MB.
Muzzle Brake - which I made, and works well.
Ken Farrell Scope Base - 30moa pinned to the action by me.
Night Force Scope Ring's - Low.
H.S. Percision Stock.
D.E. Cheek Piece.
Duracoated - Ultra Flat Desert Tactical Tan
Bedded by me.

A very big thanks to Kevin Cram At MCR for truing the action, headspacing the barrel and installing and timing the brake. Oh, and an even
bigger Thanks for getting it done in the time you quoted me.
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Old 11-07-2011, 09:22 AM
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Re: My First Build

Very well done!!!! WOW I like that, with a good brake shooting the larger 338's just put a smile on a guys face don't it What weight did it come in at?
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Old 11-07-2011, 09:51 AM
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Re: My First Build

Nice I love the colors!!! Great job on the break, I would love to be able to do that someday
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Old 11-07-2011, 10:45 AM
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Re: My First Build

It ways 13.7lbs according to the bathroom scale.

Yes the 300gr's do put a smile on your face.

Oh and the coal is 4.13, lots of room for powder.
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The gun looks like it turned out very nice. Love the photos with the mountains in the background. Can't wait to see the next photos of the rifle leaning up against your trophy !!
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Old 11-08-2011, 02:12 AM
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Re: My First Build

Sweet looking rifle..
Where are you finding the snow already?
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Old 11-08-2011, 03:31 AM
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Re: My First Build

I also like the rifle and the scenery, I've never actually seen snow. We don't get it here in my part of Australia.
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