300 Win Mag Barrel Twist??

Discussion in 'Rifles, Bullets, Barrels & Ballistics' started by Dalebow, Jul 3, 2011.

  1. Dalebow

    Dalebow Well-Known Member

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    Would a 1-11 twist be too slow to handle 150, 165, 180 gr loads??
     
  2. Stormrider

    Stormrider Well-Known Member

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    It'll work just fine.
     

  3. liltank

    liltank Well-Known Member

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    Go 1:10 and then you can go heavier if you desire. It will still shoot the lighter bullets just fine.

    Tank
     
  4. Dalebow

    Dalebow Well-Known Member

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    reason Iam asking is the Blaser R8 barrel is 1/11 twist
     
  5. liltank

    liltank Well-Known Member

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    1:11 will handle up to 210gn bullet. I have a 1:12 and can shoot 200's easy.

    Tank
     
  6. Dalebow

    Dalebow Well-Known Member

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    thanks