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  1. Rainy replied to the thread New 300 WM —How to find “THE”bullet.

    I shoot a 300wby mag and had post about what twist to get when buying a new barrel. Had a ton of replies from the friendly and...

    Apr 23, 2019 at 9:31 AM
  2. Rainy liked J E Custom's post in the thread Accuracy improvement after bedding a stock..

    If bedding a rifle after it has an already established accuracy level it may not improve it that much, but the consistence will normally...

    Apr 21, 2019 at 5:01 PM
  3. Rainy liked Gerard Schultz's post in the thread Barrel length and twist question.

    The last sentence of my post above was edited after I reread it this morning. I cannot believe I made such a fundamental mistake, the...

    Apr 20, 2019 at 8:27 AM
  4. Rainy liked FEENIX's post in the thread Barrel length and twist question.

    When you increase the weight, you increase the length, that is why it is part of the equation in Berger's twist rate calculator as...

    Apr 20, 2019 at 12:49 AM
  5. Rainy liked Gerard Schultz's post in the thread Barrel length and twist question.

    Longer barrel = higher speed = more rpms = better terminal performance. Shorter barrel = lower speed = lower rpms = lesser terminal...

    Apr 20, 2019 at 12:49 AM
  6. Rainy liked L.Sherm's post in the thread Barrel length and twist question.

    I've had 55 Sierra's blow up in a 8tw 22 Dasher, didnt even make it to the 100 yard target.

    Apr 20, 2019 at 12:48 AM
  7. Rainy liked Gerard Schultz's post in the thread Barrel length and twist question.

    "A 300 Weatherby will not work up the speed to disintegrate a 150gr Accubond, even if the barrel is 28" and the twist is 1:9", it is a...

    Apr 20, 2019 at 12:48 AM
  8. Rainy liked L.Sherm's post in the thread Barrel length and twist question.

    I suggest if all of this confuses the O.P is he gets Brian Litzs book and read it and come to his own conclusion.

    Apr 20, 2019 at 12:48 AM
  9. Rainy liked L.Sherm's post in the thread Barrel length and twist question.

    This is a thread on accurateshooter Bryan Litz was responding to and why I'm a firm believer in not over spinning a bullet more than...

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  10. Rainy liked Gord0's post in the thread Barrel length and twist question.

    Yes, I know this. The OP is talking about faster twist than 10 in his 300wby. I could have went further in my explanation, but you...

    Apr 20, 2019 at 12:47 AM
  11. Rainy liked FEENIX's post in the thread Barrel length and twist question.

    Sorry but your 180g round nose, Spitzer, VLD analogy does not make sense. The reason they require different twist for stabilization is...

    Apr 20, 2019 at 12:46 AM
  12. Rainy liked LVJ76's post in the thread Barrel length and twist question.

    Definitely better explained than me, Lol. Well put.

    Apr 20, 2019 at 12:45 AM
  13. Rainy liked Randy Tidwell's post in the thread Barrel length and twist question.

    Feenix, I agree with you, any change will affect performance. I just content the biggest factor is bullet lenght, not weight. JMHO

    Apr 20, 2019 at 12:45 AM
  14. Rainy liked FEENIX's post in the thread Barrel length and twist question.

    Sorry but you're still missing the point (but you're getting there :cool:), it is all 4. Going back to your .308 cal round nose,...

    Apr 20, 2019 at 12:45 AM
  15. Rainy liked Randy Tidwell's post in the thread Barrel length and twist question.

    No, I get it completely. All aspects of the bullet design have a bearing on its inflight stability. I just contend the length of the...

    Apr 20, 2019 at 12:45 AM