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#322525 - 08/01/07 03:01 PM Re: Stupid question.... [Re: Cull Buck Hunter]
Model70Man
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Good info. I might add, to aide your barrel in cooling off faster, open the action and have the barrel pointed straight up in the air. It works like a chimney as hot air rises and cooler air is sucked into the action. I've noticed my barrels at the range cool off much faster than if I just laid them down in the case.
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#322848 - 08/01/07 06:36 PM Re: Stupid question.... [Re: Model70Man]
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 Originally Posted By: Model70Man
Good info. I might add, to aide your barrel in cooling off faster, open the action and have the barrel pointed straight up in the air. It works like a chimney as hot air rises and cooler air is sucked into the action. I've noticed my barrels at the range cool off much faster than if I just laid them down in the case.


Interesting, verrrry interesting. I'll have to try it.
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