Long Range Hunting Online Magazine


Go Back   Long Range Hunting Online Magazine > Regional Forums > Australia, New Zealand


Reply

I'm in the Edge Aussie club

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #64  
Old 06-16-2011, 12:05 AM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: May 2011
Location: NSW, Australia
Posts: 25
Re: I'm in the Edge Aussie club

I was thinking of the edge as opposed to the Lap mag as I can use commonly available actions, without having to go to a custom job. It will be able to use it as a switch barrel along with a 257Wby.
When I get a donor action, I will get onto you about reamers as I dont have one of my own.
Reply With Quote
  #65  
Old 06-16-2011, 07:08 AM
Silver Member
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Melbourne Australia
Posts: 136
Re: I'm in the Edge Aussie club

Quote:
Originally Posted by RDavies View Post
I was thinking of the edge as opposed to the Lap mag as I can use commonly available actions, without having to go to a custom job. It will be able to use it as a switch barrel along with a 257Wby.
When I get a donor action, I will get onto you about reamers as I dont have one of my own.

Sent you a PM

Ridge
Reply With Quote
  #66  
Old 06-16-2011, 02:53 PM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: May 2011
Location: NSW, Australia
Posts: 25
Re: I'm in the Edge Aussie club

After talking to a workmate about it last night, I have decided the best way for me to build a long range fun gun is to screw an Edge barrel onto my Barnard F class gun. I have a WSSM bolt gathering dust, so all I need is a mid weight 338 barrel and my rifle will make 1000yd BR light gun weight and not be as heavy as it is in F class spec (9kg).
Anyone selling any used dies, barrel, cases???
Reply With Quote
  #67  
Old 06-16-2011, 07:12 PM
Platinum Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Posts: 1,047
Re: I'm in the Edge Aussie club

You might struggle to extract a tight .338 Edge case with that Barnard action.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes


Similar Threads for: I'm in the Edge Aussie club
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
338 edge club midwesthunter Rifles, Bullets, Barrels and Ballistics 10 01-23-2011 11:04 PM
Gday, I'm an Aussie nickyb Member Introductions 1 10-04-2009 02:29 PM
Another Aussie steps in jmvssf Member Introductions 1 09-07-2009 04:29 AM
First Post from Aussie Aussie Powder Burner Australia, New Zealand 5 04-21-2008 11:26 PM
Aussie in WA EXPRESS General Discussion 1 05-30-2004 07:55 AM

Current Poll
Do you archery hunt for elk?
YES - 34.32%
116 Votes
NO - 48.52%
164 Votes
Not yet, but I plan to. - 17.16%
58 Votes
Total Votes: 338
You may not vote on this poll.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:21 PM.


Powered by vBulletin ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Management Powered by vBadvanced CMPS
All content ©2010-2014 Long Range Hunting, LLC