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Old 03-30-2011, 07:19 PM
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My first custom 6.5-06

Well, I've done it, a custom. After speak in depth with a local smith I deceided on a 6.5-06. Photos below. On second day I had a few really nice groups wit one a .187". Check it out below.

Powder is H4831SC, bullet is 142SKM, .010" off the lands.












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Old 03-30-2011, 09:22 PM
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Re: My first custom 6.5-06

Nice build!!!!! It also appears like it's going to be a shooter....
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Old 03-30-2011, 10:23 PM
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Re: My first custom 6.5-06

What kind of rings are those?
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Old 03-31-2011, 01:09 PM
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Re: My first custom 6.5-06

Nice rig!!!
Nice groups also. Congrats.
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Old 03-31-2011, 02:15 PM
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Re: My first custom 6.5-06

Nice rig. What kind of velocities are you getting with the 142SMK?
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Old 04-01-2011, 12:51 PM
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Re: My first custom 6.5-06

Nice gun you got there
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Old 04-01-2011, 03:51 PM
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Re: My first custom 6.5-06

Nice setup! Congratulations.

I really like the stock, what kind/model is it?

I like the rings too, what are they?
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