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#5566514 - 01/26/15 09:43 PM .338 Win Mag
Cody Malone Offline
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What would you add or change to this rig?

• Remington XCR II IN .338 Win Mag
• Leupold Mark 4 LR/T 8.5-25x50mm (30mm) M1 Illum. Ret
• Custom Leupold M5 Elevation Turret
• Jewel Trigger
• Larue MIL-STD-1913 Picatinny Rail
• Nightforce 30mm Picatinny-Style Rings Matte
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#5566533 - 01/26/15 09:52 PM Re: .338 Win Mag [Re: Cody Malone]
wburke2010 Offline
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It's got a good trigger that is a plus but personally I would ditch the stock and put it in a manners stock. Get rid of the custom turret and use the factory one. Then spend the rest on ammo shooting it like crazy.

Ymmv.

Walter

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#5566556 - 01/26/15 10:06 PM Re: .338 Win Mag [Re: Cody Malone]
6.5x47Lapua Offline
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M5 turrets

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#5566562 - 01/26/15 10:09 PM Re: .338 Win Mag [Re: Cody Malone]
Cody Malone Offline
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I'm wanting a gun for my personal shooting obviously but also need a guan client with low round counts can get behind and confidently hit 300-400 yard targets that why I opted for the aftermarket turret
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#5566568 - 01/26/15 10:12 PM Re: .338 Win Mag [Re: Cody Malone]
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Some people shake to much with a minimum of 8 power. A nice McMillan or manners would make it more better

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#5566574 - 01/26/15 10:16 PM Re: .338 Win Mag [Re: Cody Malone]
Cody Malone Offline
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I was looking at the Manners MCS-T3

And possibly adding a tactical bolt knob
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#5566577 - 01/26/15 10:18 PM Re: .338 Win Mag [Re: Cody Malone]
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Brake or can?
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#5566582 - 01/26/15 10:21 PM Re: .338 Win Mag [Re: Cody Malone]
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Do you spot and stock or mainly shoot from a stand or rested position?

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#5566588 - 01/26/15 10:27 PM Re: .338 Win Mag [Re: Cody Malone]
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I would change the gun to a Savage, love their factory trigger, and change the stock to a McMillan A5, scope would be a Nightforce 5-25. As far as the rail goes, which ever one you like, I like EGW. And if you want a client to shoot it, at least put a brake and good recoil pad on it. That's a lot of thump
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#5566589 - 01/26/15 10:29 PM Re: .338 Win Mag [Re: Brother in-law]
Cody Malone Offline
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Originally Posted By: Brother in-law
Do you spot and stock or mainly shoot from a stand or rested position?


Mainly stand hunt
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#5566592 - 01/26/15 10:29 PM Re: .338 Win Mag [Re: QuitShootinYoungBucks]
Cody Malone Offline
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Originally Posted By: QuitShootinYoungBucks
Brake or can?


Brake, still looking at the options there

I'm going to Can my .308 5R 700 rig
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#5566609 - 01/26/15 10:40 PM Re: .338 Win Mag [Re: Cody Malone]
Cody Malone Offline
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• Remington XCR II IN .338 Win Mag - $839.99
• Leupold Mark 4 LR/T 8.5-25x50mm (30mm) M1 Illum. Ret - $1569.99
• Custom Leupold M5 Elevation Turret - $120.00
• Jewel Trigger - $230.00
• Larue MIL-STD-1913 Picatinny Rail - $75.00
• Nightforce 30mm Picatinny-Style Rings Matte - $165.00
• Manners MCS-T3 Stock - $550.00
• American Precision Arms FB Brake -$150.00
• Boot Knob & Install - $100.00
• Harris HBRS Bipod - $100.00
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#5566663 - 01/26/15 11:42 PM Re: .338 Win Mag [Re: Cody Malone]
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Too much scope for me.
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#5566667 - 01/26/15 11:50 PM Re: .338 Win Mag [Re: Sneaky]
Cody Malone Offline
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Originally Posted By: Sneaky
Too much scope for me.


I have never had that issue personally
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#5566676 - 01/27/15 12:20 AM Re: .338 Win Mag [Re: Cody Malone]
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For that kind of money get a night force or go to a vx6 3-18 and save a lot of money
Get a CDs model and get the marks or knob into more of what you want

Save some money and get a timney

Save some money and get seekins rings

Add more to your stock price, look at McMillan sales section and see if you can find a deal

Save money with a different brake?

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