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#5610590 - 02/20/15 06:08 PM So how sick is this?
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So I sent my new 7mm08 project barrel out to be put on a diet. Went from 26" to 22" and 6 pounds to 3 pounds 5 ounces and spiral fluted it. Can't wait till it hits the action and new chassis. Thanks to Kampfeld Custom for doing the machining.


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#5610607 - 02/20/15 06:21 PM Re: So how sick is this? [Re: GLC]
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Very nice.
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#5610637 - 02/20/15 06:36 PM Re: So how sick is this? [Re: GLC]
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Criterion barrels , I loved mine in 6.5 creed

Nice fluting

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#5610689 - 02/20/15 07:06 PM Re: So how sick is this? [Re: GLC]
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#5610748 - 02/20/15 07:38 PM Re: So how sick is this? [Re: GLC]
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Ooooooh purdy!
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#5610754 - 02/20/15 07:43 PM Re: So how sick is this? [Re: GLC]
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Spiral fluting can cut the weight in half??? I might need to do that.

Can a cerakoted barrel be spiral fluted?
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#5610809 - 02/20/15 08:09 PM Re: So how sick is this? [Re: Gone to Texas]
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Spiral fluting can cut the weight in half??? I might need to do that.

Can a cerakoted barrel be spiral fluted?


He also cut off 4" of barrel.



I like it. I like it a lot. What action is it going on?
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#5610810 - 02/20/15 08:09 PM Re: So how sick is this? [Re: Gone to Texas]
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Spiral fluting can cut the weight in half??? I might need to do that.

Can a cerakoted barrel be spiral fluted?


Remember I started with a heavy varmint contour barrel. Spiral fluting is very deep and they did cut barrel from 26 to 22 inches.
As fas as the ceracoated barrel, give them a call and find out.
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#5610818 - 02/20/15 08:10 PM Re: So how sick is this? [Re: Tff caribou]
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Originally Posted By: Gone to Texas
Spiral fluting can cut the weight in half??? I might need to do that.

Can a cerakoted barrel be spiral fluted?


He also cut off 4" of barrel.



I like it. I like it a lot. What action is it going on?


Savage,
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#5610820 - 02/20/15 08:12 PM Re: So how sick is this? [Re: GLC]
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Originally Posted By: Gone to Texas
Spiral fluting can cut the weight in half??? I might need to do that.

Can a cerakoted barrel be spiral fluted?


He also cut off 4" of barrel.



I like it. I like it a lot. What action is it going on?


SAVAGE>>>>


Good call.
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#5610827 - 02/20/15 08:16 PM Re: So how sick is this? [Re: GLC]
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#5610867 - 02/20/15 08:33 PM Re: So how sick is this? [Re: GLC]
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Ok, so I couldn't wait. A quick test fit.


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#5610953 - 02/20/15 09:17 PM Re: So how sick is this? [Re: GLC]
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Nice I didn't realize cutting off that much and fluting would drop the weight so much very cool.

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#5611018 - 02/20/15 10:00 PM Re: So how sick is this? [Re: GLC]
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Very nice. up
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#5611085 - 02/20/15 10:52 PM Re: So how sick is this? [Re: GLC]
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Certainly not Granddad's Savage 110 ! Guess we will get range updates.
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