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#5834496 - 07/16/15 12:56 PM Range Day w/new ARP barreled SBR
hdfireman Offline
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Registered: 11/29/09
Posts: 747
Loc: Flower Mound
Since I started using a clip-on thermal I decided to get a monolithic upper. Got it finished this morning and then headed to the range. It is a Mega Arms MTS, 13" AR Performance 6.8 SOCOM(had it cut down from a 16"), Superbolt and NIB carrier. I am using hand loaded 95r TTSX. It took only 4 rounds to get it zero'd at 50 yards. The picture is the next 5 rounds at that distance. Measured .375". Gotta love them ARP's!!

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#5834513 - 07/16/15 01:08 PM Re: Range Day w/new ARP barreled SBR [Re: hdfireman]
MikeC Offline
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Registered: 08/09/05
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Loc: Grayson County
That will work!
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#5834553 - 07/16/15 01:33 PM Re: Range Day w/new ARP barreled SBR [Re: hdfireman]
SapperTitan Offline
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Registered: 11/17/10
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Loc: Killeen/Ft Hood, TX
Need to work on trigger squeeze and breathing that group could be tighter lol.

Great looking rifle and it's obviously a shooter.
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#5834575 - 07/16/15 01:48 PM Re: Range Day w/new ARP barreled SBR [Re: SapperTitan]
hdfireman Offline
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Registered: 11/29/09
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Originally Posted By: SapperTitan
Need to work on trigger squeeze and breathing that group could be tighter lol.

Great looking rifle and it's obviously a shooter.


Thank you Sir and I'll work on your suggestions grin
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#5834581 - 07/16/15 01:51 PM Re: Range Day w/new ARP barreled SBR [Re: hdfireman]
huntandfish Offline
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Registered: 11/29/07
Posts: 1691
Loc: Seclusion, tx
Very nice! I have a 12.5" barrel on my sbr and those barrels are some shooters. I been shooting the factory federal xm 6.8 and it shoots nice consistent little groups. Im getting 2680 on my chrono on the 90 grain load.

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#5834585 - 07/16/15 01:54 PM Re: Range Day w/new ARP barreled SBR [Re: hdfireman]
hdfireman Offline
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Registered: 11/29/09
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Loc: Flower Mound
Got 2710 fps out of the 95gr TTSX hand loads this morning
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The 6.8 is the #1 choice for hunting deer and hogs in an AR15

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#5834689 - 07/16/15 02:55 PM Re: Range Day w/new ARP barreled SBR [Re: hdfireman]
Chunky Dunk Offline
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Registered: 05/28/15
Posts: 1169
Loc: Rockport
I still have one of the old viper barrels made in Switzerland or Sweden, cant remember which. 8" barrel would shoot MOA with 62 grn FMJ. It sure would not shoot a group like that though.
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#5840331 - 07/20/15 07:30 PM Re: Range Day w/new ARP barreled SBR [Re: Chunky Dunk]
Fat Tony Offline
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Registered: 07/28/11
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Loc: Fort Worth
Nice shooting.

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