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Unread 04-20-2014, 05:46 PM
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New 6.5 SAUM

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Pierce titanium Sa
24" #4 Brux 8.5 twist (ordered a #3 but was shipped a #4) I didn't notice when I dropped it off at the smith!
McMillan gamescout with edge package. Hydro dipped Kuiu Vias
Shilen trigger
Talley LW rings
Cerakoted charcoal (50/50 mix of two colors)
Huskemaw 4-16x42 scope
Weight as shown 7lbs 10 ounce, would have been 1/2 lb lighter with a #3 bbl. still a sweet carrying weight.
Smith work done by Cloud Peak Gunworks, bedding by me.
7 rounds fired so far. Will start shooting groups this week.
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    Unread 04-20-2014, 06:07 PM
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    Re: New 6.5 SAUM

    As always, very nice!
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    Unread 04-20-2014, 08:43 PM
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    Re: New 6.5 SAUM

    Sweet looking rifle
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    Unread 04-23-2014, 05:16 AM
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    Re: New 6.5 SAUM

    Good looking rifle, I'm interested to see how she shoots. I have been kicking around the idea of opening up my 260, it also has the Brux #4 barrel on it.
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    Unread 04-23-2014, 06:33 AM
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    Re: New 6.5 SAUM

    My other one shoots beautifully.
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    Unread 04-23-2014, 09:44 AM
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    Re: New 6.5 SAUM

    Looks amazing.
    Might rebarrel my 7saum to 6.5 one day.
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    Unread 04-25-2014, 06:25 PM
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    Re: New 6.5 SAUM

    First groups with the new 6.5 SAUM. Not too shabby with virgin brass and +.004 runout
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