My latest adddition GA Precision AICS .308 :)


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alpha6164
October 24, 2008, 01:51 PM
Alright here is my latest addition to the family. I never had a precision rifle so i had to go all out on this one.

Full custom GA Precision .308
26" Match Grade Mike Rock 5R fluted Barrel with Badger muzzle brake
Accuracy International 1.5 Chassis
2# custom trigger
Harris bipod
Nightforce NXS 5.5-22X50 with ZERO Stop
Action, action threads, and action lugs are completely trued
Bolt face and lugs are trued
Chamber is cut to true minimum specifications


I will be taking it out this weekend to brake in the barrel and do some 200yrd shooting. I will be taking the Magpul Long Range Precision class which is 3 day class with Chris Costa.












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gvnwst
October 24, 2008, 01:51 PM
Me Want:(

hankdatank1362
October 24, 2008, 02:38 PM
You have a very lovely house.

And a very lovely rifle.

I'm very jealous.

alpha6164
October 24, 2008, 02:40 PM
^^^Thanks for the compliments.

Snipe315
October 24, 2008, 02:43 PM
That is one darn fine looking stick!

GAP sure does make some accurate and pretty rifles.

Enjoy, and tell us how she shoots.

futureranger
October 24, 2008, 02:50 PM
that is one pretty rifle, let us know how it shoots, what ammo do you plan on feeding it?

alpha6164
October 24, 2008, 02:56 PM
^^^Federal Gold Match 175gr only:)

skinewmexico
October 24, 2008, 04:41 PM
If you can afford the house, the rifle is easy! I'm so jealous. Weren't you tempted to get a caliber that is...............interesting? And are you getting a can?

alpha6164
October 24, 2008, 06:22 PM
Well this is my first precision rifle so i wanted to go with the most common sniping round. Also the ammo is very reasonable compared to a 300wm or .338 etc etc. I am going to try the Badger brake which is supposed to be very good. But knowing myself i know i am gonna end up with a can:)

Coal Dragger
October 24, 2008, 07:08 PM
Nice rifle, and don't let anyone give you any crap about going with a .308 either. My SSG 69 loves 175gr Matchkings, although I hand load to save money.

You will also love your Nightforce, I have a 3.5-15X50 mounted on the SSG and it's been great. I wish mine had the zero stop, but it doesn't so I have to be mindful of that.

Smithers
October 24, 2008, 10:19 PM
How much did that set ya back?

OOOXOOO
October 24, 2008, 10:49 PM
That is one sexy beast. That is very near the setup I am saving for as I type. Please post a range report with pictures.

Lovesbeer99
October 27, 2008, 07:41 PM
My buddy has a similar rifle from GA and we shot it at a match this weekend at 300 yards. My group was 4 inches with the flyers, and 3 inches without.
I scored a 195 out of 200 with 15 10's and 7 X's. He uses 169 grain Federal Gold Metal so give it a try. I love that rifle and I'll be selling some of my gear to get one. We were shooting prone, so I'm betting that off a bench the groups could have been smaller.

Good luck and shoot safe.

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