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#6210283 - 03/04/16 09:09 PM Barrel contour
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I'm gathering info for a new field gun in 6.5 Creedmoor. I've chosen the action, Rem. 700 stainless and barrel length @ 22in threaded, as it will have a can but not 100% of the time. I'm trying to pick a contour that will give good service, light weight enough to carry comfortably. I'm wanting a stainless barrel but that should not affect the weight? What are your thoughts? also twist rate 140gr bullet.
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#6210299 - 03/04/16 09:20 PM Re: Barrel contour [Re: BassCat'99]
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4 brux fluted
3 or 2b Bartlein fluted

Light Palma fluted

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#6210348 - 03/04/16 10:02 PM Re: Barrel contour [Re: BassCat'99]
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we mainly use a Horizon 4-5 for everything, that way if you ever wanted to have it threaded for a can
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