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#5634955 - 03/04/15 09:21 PM How long is your...
shark 25-06 Offline
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Barrel? Im building a 7.62x39 ar15 and cant decide what length to go with. It will be a range gun that might get a shot at a deer every once in a while. Longest shot will be 150 yards max. Is the extra money worth the longer barrel? I know this wont be a full on tac driver but i want it as accurate as possable to put a deer down.
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#5635062 - 03/04/15 10:27 PM Re: How long is your... [Re: shark 25-06]
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123 grain projectile goes
2400 from 20"
2350 from 16"
2250 from 12.5"
2100 from 10.5"
2000 from 9"
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#5635115 - 03/04/15 11:16 PM Re: How long is your... [Re: shark 25-06]
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20".
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#5635120 - 03/04/15 11:20 PM Re: How long is your... [Re: shark 25-06]
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10.5"

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#5635145 - 03/04/15 11:56 PM Re: How long is your... [Re: shark 25-06]
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16" unless you have an SBR, then 12.5". I've totally switched over to SBR's whenever possible so I am biased towards the shorter barrels for maneuverability and to save weight.

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#5635654 - 03/05/15 10:18 AM Re: How long is your... [Re: shark 25-06]
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tack driver is a relative term for 7.62x39 because of ammo. Mine is an SBR'd M92 PAP (10" barrel) and does everything it needs to @ 100yds. for 10" less of barrel and lose only 400fps, i'll take that all day.

if you don't want to SBR then go 16"...


Edited by NTXBowfisher (03/05/15 10:20 AM)

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#5635888 - 03/05/15 11:27 AM Re: How long is your... [Re: shark 25-06]
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Sbr???
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#5635998 - 03/05/15 12:12 PM Re: How long is your... [Re: shark 25-06]
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Originally Posted By: shark 25-06
Sbr???


Short barreled rifle. Requires paperwork with the ATF and a relatively Long wait to be approved before you can legally possess it.
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#5636092 - 03/05/15 01:01 PM Re: How long is your... [Re: Tff caribou]
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Originally Posted By: Tff caribou
Originally Posted By: shark 25-06
Sbr???


Requires paperwork with the ATF and a relatively Long wait to be approved before you can legally possess it.


It's only about 30 days.

SBR's are my favorite NFA item.

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