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#771401 - 06/06/08 05:17 PM What To Build
TiminTN
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I found a deal on a SA Remington that I couldn`t pass up. It has been to Greg Tannel and had the complete blueprint done. Firing pin bushed, bolt body sleeved, double pinned recoil lug, superlite firing pin and spring. I already had a SA in the wings, so I put it up for sale when this gussied up one arrived. I already have nice deer rifles, and target rifles, just thought I`d ask the opinions here on what to cobble together. I`ve always wanted a 22BR and something with about a #4 taper. Fast twist, enough to shoot up to an 80 grain bullet. I`d not squabble at a 6BR either.......243AI..........260?

Ive got a 6x47 reamer, that would fit in there and be a good dual purpose round.

Many choices.

What say ye?
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#771424 - 06/06/08 05:47 PM Re: What To Build [Re: TiminTN]
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Wish I knew just WTH you were talking about \:D

What have you always wanted that you have not already had? That is what I would do with it...

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#771432 - 06/06/08 05:55 PM Re: What To Build [Re: CBU93]
TiminTN
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Now there is sound advise!!

Be sure whatever it ends up you are welcome to sit behind it anytime!!!!
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#771434 - 06/06/08 05:55 PM Re: What To Build [Re: CBU93]
pety221
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im in kinda the same prediciment found a deal on one a couple months back still aint made my mind up what to do with it think it'll lie between a .260 or a .243al
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#771446 - 06/06/08 06:12 PM Re: What To Build [Re: pety221]
mr.big
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you need a Hunter Bench Rest rig,,shooting for score at 100 witha 6x scope..

.30BR
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#771457 - 06/06/08 06:33 PM Re: What To Build [Re: mr.big]
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I'd second the .30br
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#771471 - 06/06/08 07:01 PM Re: What To Build [Re: Rackseeker]
TiminTN
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She`s set up as a switch barrel so that ain`t a problem.

It ain`t a solid bottom action, so a target, SERIOUS, target rifle is out of line to me.
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#771508 - 06/06/08 08:35 PM Re: What To Build [Re: TiminTN]
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257 AI set up for 75 V-Maxes,,grounhog bouncer extreme
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#771605 - 06/06/08 10:41 PM Re: What To Build [Re: mr.big]
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#771839 - 06/07/08 02:15 PM Re: What To Build [Re: smstone22]
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I've been enjoying my .260 as nice deer rig. Put a 1/8 twist on it so you can shoot the heavier bullets and it'll do just about anything you ask of it. .243AI would be a nice way to go as well but I just can't replace a barrel every 1500 rnds.

On the AI front, I went with a .223AI.

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