22-250 Bullet tumble?


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Dec 8, 2012
I just purchased a new 22-250 and went to sight in the scope today. I shot 17 rounds through it and all the bullets went sidways through the target at 25 yards and 100 yards. Every shot shows the same oblong imprint. I took the rifle back and the dealer is sending it to the manufacturer. Does anyone know why this would happen? The gun shop owner said he has never seen anything like this. I was all excited to start Coyote hunting this week and now I guess I'll be using the old standby 243.
I had this happen with my 22-250. The problem was that I tried to shoot way to heavy of bullet for the 1 in 10 twist my rifle has
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