338 nawakwa build

Discussion in 'Rifles, Bullets, Barrels & Ballistics' started by ewallace, Mar 2, 2011.

  1. ewallace

    ewallace Well-Known Member

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    I have been working on a long range rifle for a customer. It is almost done here are the specs
    Nesika M action
    custom made tactical bolt knob
    Fluted Krieger Barrel 28" 10 Twist
    Manners stock
    Jewell trigger
    Nightforce scope

    here are a couple pics it will be done by the weekend as he is stopping by to pick it up and we are going to the range to shoot

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  2. ewallace

    ewallace Well-Known Member

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    I got the rifle all put together this morning and customer showed up to shoot around noon couple pics of the completed rifle
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    and a short video
    YouTube - 338 Nawakwa Lapua improved
     
  3. Rocky Mountain

    Rocky Mountain Well-Known Member

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    Very nice rifle seems to shoot very smooth as well whats the muscle brake?
    I've got a nesika hunter M in .590 bolt face to they are great actions, mine is in 338-416 rigby imp, 30" lilja, 300 SMK at 3100fps, what velocity are you gettng???
     
  4. ewallace

    ewallace Well-Known Member

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    The brake is one the owner designed Velocity's very depending on the barrel and length I have gotten from 2740 to 3050fps with the 300g smk the 2740 is in a 18" specialty pistol
     
  5. Rocky Mountain

    Rocky Mountain Well-Known Member

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    How do you like the Manner stock??
    I see you went right bolt left port wish I went that way for prone shooting looks so nice to use.
     
  6. ewallace

    ewallace Well-Known Member

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    the stock is very nice
     
  7. davewilson

    davewilson Well-Known Member

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    sweet!