barrel contours

Discussion in 'Rifles, Bullets, Barrels & Ballistics' started by gary brezinski, Aug 23, 2001.

  1. gary brezinski

    gary brezinski Member

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    sir,
    would a 5 or 6 hart or shilen barrel contour
    be a good comprmise in 30 inch length on a 30 cal. mag cartridge on a long range rifle?
    i have a 700 action,a 40 x stock for this rifle but want to keep rifle at say 12 lbs so i can carry it hunting.
    gary b
     
  2. Darryl Cassel

    Darryl Cassel Well-Known Member

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    Same contour as your 40X will work just fine. The 40X weighs 13 # from the factory with a wood stock.

    DC