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    Savage 7mm Rem Mag Project

    Here is a before and after on the 7mm Rem Mag 110 I am working on. Only thing left is bedding and load development.

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    I like the looks of this gun. I hope to break it in on a spring Black Bear.

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    That is a beautiful weapon! How did you paint the stock? It came out great!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Drhorsepower View Post
    That is a beautiful weapon! How did you paint the stock? It came out great!
    It was painted by Bell and Carlson. Green w/ Black Spiderweb. I hate plastic stocks. I might make a doorstop or something out of the take-off Savage stock.

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    Very nice. Great job

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    Good looking rifle, let us how it groups.

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    BB that looks very nice! What bullet are you thinking of using in it or trying? The 160 gr. Accbond should be a good one with a high BC, but then I'm kind of a Nosler snob and really like them. My dad had good luck with his 7mm and he's only used one bullet in it since he got the thing and that's a 160 gr. Partition. He uses 4831 and CCI250 primers. Chronographed it for him once many moons ago and it's going 3070 fps form a Winchester Model 70 push feed from about 1973. It does shoot well.

    Good luck with load work. The Savage' rifles seem to shoot!
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    David,

    I will be trying the 160 accubond first. My other preferred bullets will be the 168 Barnes LRX and 168 Berger VLD hunting. When I get it dialed in, I will have to grab my hunting partner and we will meet you at the range.

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    Gear List:

    Savage 110 7mm Remington Magnum 24" barrel.

    Bell and Carlson Medalist stock.

    EGW Picatinny Rail.

    TPS HRT rings 1" low.

    Flatline Ops Ranger 1" level.

    Swarovski Z3 4-12X50 w/ BRH reticle.

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    Beautiful rifle! Excited to hear how it shoots. Let me know how the 168 berger shoots for you. I had a horrible time getting that round to group for me. Ended up going to a swift sirroco! Congrats on the gun!

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    Great looking gun BB. Im shooting 180 grain accubonds out of my 30-338 at 3040fps and love them. Did a heck of a job on my bull last year. But im a Nosler snob to.

 

 

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