barrel life

Discussion in 'Rifles, Bullets, Barrels & Ballistics' started by Guest, Dec 5, 2001.

  1. Guest

    Guest Guest

    hello all
    what kind of barrel life is expected out of this 416 rigby/338 shooting 3100-3200 mv
    what kind of case life as well
    thanks Steve
     
  2. Darryl Cassel

    Darryl Cassel Well-Known Member

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    Steve

    You can expect around 2000 rounds out of it at 3100 to 3150 FPS.

    Case life will be about 7 loadings at the 3100 to 3150 FPS velocity.

    If you push the velocity over that the case life will last a shorter time.

    Later
    DC