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Accuracy is fun, this rifle is a blast!

Discussion in 'Rifle Discussion' started by i8asquirrel, Jan 24, 2011.

  1. i8asquirrel

    i8asquirrel Keizer, oregon Member

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    This is the same group, dime is in picture for better size ref.
    Rifle was built for me By Kevin at Ole's Gunshop Salem Ore.
    Howa action
    Schillen 1x8" barrel
    Boyds stock
    simmons scope
    100yd 10 round target (I fired six rounds into one hole,then pulled one so I fired four more ) for a total of ten in the Group!
     
  2. tomcat

    tomcat oregon coast, coos bay Active Member

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    thats sum good shooting.. thats a get out there and tuch a digger squirrel set up..
     
  3. justsaymo

    justsaymo NW WA Member

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    Impressive. How fast is that little rifle chucking them out there? Intriguing caliber.
     
  4. i8asquirrel

    i8asquirrel Keizer, oregon Member

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    This load is Subsonic, I dont have a Chrono but It should be about 1000fps planning on using it for some Hushed Coyote hunting:thumbup:
     
  5. FarmerTed1971

    FarmerTed1971 Portland, Oregon, United States Well-Known Member

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    Low and right. ;)
     
  6. i8asquirrel

    i8asquirrel Keizer, oregon Member

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    WOW everyone is spotter. I was just trying some new loads:bluelaugh:

    I have to chronograph then I 'll work up range cards......
     
  7. Nwcid

    Nwcid Yakima and N of Spokane Well-Known Member

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    Very nice, both gun and shooting.

    I built a .300 "whisper" a little over a year ago. The heart of it is a 16" 1:8 Lilja barrel. I at 100 yards I can usually keep all my rounds touching but not quite as tight at yours. I am shooting the Hornday 220 gr RN bullets as they work well and are way cheeper then a lot of the other 200 gr + options on bullets.

    I was going to get it ranged out last year so I could order a custom reticle scope but didn't play with guns much last year. So hopefully I will get more free time once my range is free of snow.

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  8. jdub75

    jdub75 PNW Well-Known Member

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    I've been thinking of building an upper for my AR in a alt. caliber for suppressed use. This looks great. Nice shooting!
     
  9. i8asquirrel

    i8asquirrel Keizer, oregon Member

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    This is a great choice for AR build . When I built my AR we used a 1x10" twist barrel so the 190 gr is the heaviest it stablizes.. But the Bolt gun with fatser twist does great up to 240!!:thumbup: