.408 chevy tac

Discussion in 'Rifles, Bullets, Barrels & Ballistics' started by texas, Oct 7, 2001.

  1. texas

    texas Well-Known Member

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    what is it? and how good is it?
     
  2. Coyote Slayer

    Coyote Slayer Well-Known Member

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    First off it is the 408 cheyenne and it is a new test rifle to I think replace the 50 BMG and it has showed a lot of promise I have the website if you need it i will give it to you. every thing as of now is hand made they are preaty tight liped about where the brass is comming from and the bullets also but if you have a extra 8 grand you can buy one [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] there web site has every thing you could ever want to know about it have a great weekend: Coyote Slayer
     

  3. steve smith

    steve smith Well-Known Member

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    It is based off off an modified 505gibbs case necked down to .408 cal. The test projo has been 419gr made by Lost River Ballistic tech. Ballistic Co-efficient of .900 at a muzzle velocity of 2900 fps. Accuracy is as good as the shooter. How good is it? You make up your own mind.
     
  4. texas

    texas Well-Known Member

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    TO COYOTESLAYER, YES I WOULD LIKE THE WEB ADDRESS IT SOUNDS VERY INTERESTING.
     
  5. texas

    texas Well-Known Member

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    TX HUNTER ANY IDEA WHERE THE BRASS IS COMING FROM ? WHAT ABOUT THE RANGE OF THIS THING ?
     
  6. Coyote Slayer

    Coyote Slayer Well-Known Member

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    here is the web address WWW.cheyennetactical.com the last test showed 2300 yards and a ten inch groupe but the scope ran out of windge If you go to the site they break down the whole thing for you and give loading Data for it well good luck and take here have good one:Coyote Slayer