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#5936271 - 09/19/15 02:13 PM Tikka with swfa results
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Registered: 01/10/06
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Loc: Forney, TX
I didnt have much time but went out and shot 5 shots to sight in my Tikka CTR 308 with the SWFA 5x20x50(mil/mil) The first shot 2 shots were barely on paper. I made adjustment and here is a pic of shots 3,4,5. This is at 100 yards with Hornady 155 gr A Max.

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#5936395 - 09/19/15 04:19 PM Re: Tikka with swfa results [Re: hookemhorns]
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Registered: 10/11/09
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Loc: Wills Point
That looks good but from experience owning one that gun likes the 168 Amax or Hornady 168 BTHP match best. Excellent rifle and scope you have there.

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#5936430 - 09/19/15 04:49 PM Re: Tikka with swfa results [Re: hookemhorns]
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Registered: 12/13/14
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Loc: dfw
Do you reload? I would love to see how the berger 185 and 200 hybrids do in this rifle.

Great setup!

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#5936454 - 09/19/15 05:16 PM Re: Tikka with swfa results [Re: hookemhorns]
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Registered: 10/27/13
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I'd say it tracks like it is supposed to. Nice rig you have there.
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#5936946 - 09/19/15 11:29 PM Re: Tikka with swfa results [Re: hookemhorns]
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Registered: 11/28/07
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I am looking for a CTR everything I have read has been great.

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#5937016 - 09/20/15 06:57 AM Re: Tikka with swfa results [Re: hookemhorns]
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#5937224 - 09/20/15 10:35 AM Re: Tikka with swfa results [Re: hookemhorns]
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Ive never reloaded. I started with the lighter load because my last 308 shot the 155 grain really well. Over the next several weeks I will try several different rounds to see if anything performs better.
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