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    Caliber for piggies

    I have a small ranch in Texas, and have killed a lot of hogs. As stated earlier shot placement matters, I have found my 308 does the best at those ranges you mentioned. I have used a 6mm CM but always a head shot. have fun!!
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    6,5 PRC --- need help

    I have a friend, that told me of a guy that shoots competitive with Hornady as a sponsor, said they are using RL26 in that ammo. Hope that is accurate info
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    KEY HOLE PROBLEM

    PROBLEM SOLVED !! Went to 144 Berger, and 140 sierra both worked fine. Berger is going to shoot the best. Thank you all.
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    KEY HOLE PROBLEM

    you are right has to be warm or above
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    Now I know why snipers are young

    Wow! just loved this thread, dry humor and all. Old guys like me can do it too...shooting that is...
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    Top 5 hunting rifles at/under $1K

    I like th Xbolt hunter, I have in 6mm cm, and 308, topped with Leupold scopes. light and very accurate especially with hand loads
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    KEY HOLE PROBLEM

    I want to thank all of you for your help. I believe that I can now shoot without slinging shrapnel everywhere. I will post results after I go to my range. Again you guys are the best.
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    KEY HOLE PROBLEM

    no not yet, have some Bergers on the way
  9. foul bore

    KEY HOLE PROBLEM

    did physically check it 4 times it is 1-7.5 not 1-7. 147 should have worked
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    KEY HOLE PROBLEM

    attached is pic of Hornaday 147 shows 1-8.5 twist mine is 1-7.5 confirmed manufactuer list at 1-7 batch # if interested
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    KEY HOLE PROBLEM

    WOW, mine all have the same lot number, I tried to get them like that. To all that have responded, Thanks. I would have never figured out the bullet blow up issue.
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    KEY HOLE PROBLEM

    I have done and or in the process of doing all of the above, except removing brake. all looks good through bore scope. explain reason for removing brake, Thanks
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    KEY HOLE PROBLEM

    did its 7 1/2 and have Bergers on order Thanks
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    KEY HOLE PROBLEM

    actual twist is 7 1/2 checked 4 times at different locations in bore, loaded some 140gr Sierra to try I am confident this is going to cure, also cleaned carbon ect, super clean
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    KEY HOLE PROBLEM

    I plan on a super clean job including carbon ring. I dont use this gun for my hunting, just steel and targets at this time, thanks
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