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    @@@ what off the shelf cal are you using on scottish reds @@@

    As above lads.

    scottish
    not custom rifles just off the shelf stuff.

    rifle make

    barrel lenth

    twist rate

    bullet weight

    range the rifle is used to ?

    thank you

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    rifle make: John Dickson Parker Hale
    Cartridge: .270Win
    barrel length: 23"
    twist rate: 1:10?
    bullet weight: 130gr
    range the rifle is used to: to where the deer is! 25-150yds ordinarily

    rifle make: Tikka
    Cartridge: 300WM
    barrel length:24"
    twist rate: 1:11 )I think)
    bullet weight: 185gr
    range the rifle is used to: same as above but more comfortable taking it out to 300+ if I had to (never plan on that though!)

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    Quote Originally Posted by bewsher500 View Post
    rifle make: John Dickson Parker Hale
    Cartridge: .270Win
    barrel length: 23"
    twist rate: 1:10?
    bullet weight: 130gr
    range the rifle is used to: to where the deer is! 25-150yds ordinarily

    rifle make: Tikka
    Cartridge: 300WM
    barrel length:24"
    twist rate: 1:11 )I think)
    bullet weight: 185gr
    range the rifle is used to: same as above but more comfortable taking it out to 300+ if I had to (never plan on that though!)
    cheers ed

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    BSA CF2 6.5x55 120grn Sierras
    20 barrel twist unknown (after20years I have never measured it )
    Stag shot at 200yds chest shot no exit
    It walked 10 yds and fell over.
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    Sako AV
    .270 win (130 gr Norma sp)
    20" barrel
    maybe 1 in 10" twist?
    zero'd for 200 yards

    This is my working gun, I have others but this is my primary rifle for work on the hill.

    All the best,

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    rifle:howa
    cartridge:270wsm
    barrel length:24"
    twist:1in12
    bullet:130gr sierra pro hunter
    range:out to 250yds
    solid no frills rifle together with my nightforce scope have had 6 years crawling through heather,never had a problem.

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    7mm 08
    tikka t3
    139grain hornady soft points
    9.5 twist
    ​anything uP to 350 yards topped with a 8 x56 Schmidt
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    Remington SPS 243, 24 inch barrel, 1:9'25, 100gr Speer BTSP, out to 250m
    Remington SPA 270, 20 inch barrel, 1:10, 130gr GMX Superformance, out to 336m

    ​Al

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    brno .222
    18"
    1:12
    50g vmax
    cull stags out to around 700yds
    prefer headshots

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    Quote Originally Posted by PKL View Post
    brno .222
    18"
    1:12
    50g vmax
    cull stags out to around 700yds
    prefer headshots

    ​only 700?

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