New Broughton 300 RUM 1:8 twist Barrel For Sale

Discussion in 'Gun Parts - Stocks, Barrels, Actions, etc.' started by sambo3006, Feb 12, 2011.

  1. sambo3006

    sambo3006 Well-Known Member

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    I've decided to go with a different caliber. I bought this barrel from a person with reputable feedback so I don't have any reason to doubt him. He sold it to me as a new Broughton 26" 1 in 8" twist barrel threaded for a Remington 700 or like threaded action and chambered for 300 Ultramag. It is crowned, fluted and the muzzle is threaded 3/4"x24 tpi for a muzzle brake. It is a straight taper to 1" at the back of the muzzle brake threads. It is not stamped with caliber but a 300 Ultramag round fits perfectly. He said the work was done by Great Southern Gunworks which is Extreme Rifles Home Page. I spoke with the gunsmith and emailed him pictures and he said it did indeed look like he did the work. It is set up for a 0.250" recoil lug which comes with the barrel. I've tried to verify the rifling twist but I can't get the rod to spin consistently. I used new patches so as not to contaminate the barrel.
    I'm asking $375 shipped and insured. If it turns out not to be as stated, I would take it back and split the shipping. Sorry for the lengthy post but I want to represent it correctly.
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    breech end with some packing grease on it
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  2. Camshaft

    Camshaft Well-Known Member

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    Re: New Broughton 300 RUM Barrel For Sale

    Length?
     

  3. Collector

    Collector New Member

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    is it still for sale?
     
  4. sambo3006

    sambo3006 Well-Known Member

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    SPF to Time Killer, thanks
     
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  5. Collector

    Collector New Member

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    Barrel sold?