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My new Kimber 8400 Tcatical 308

Discussion in 'Rifle Country' started by rozziboy18, Jul 19, 2010.

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  1. rozziboy18

    rozziboy18 Member

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    hey guys today the ups fairy showed up after long last and my leupold showed up at 130. along with a new set of burris tactical rings!

    stats and tasty numbers:
    leupold mark4 6.5-20x50 lr/t m1 tmr
    kimber 8400 tactical 308 24'
    burris tactical 30mm medium rings

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    some pics of how she performed to day at the break in

    all groups were three shot groups out of a bench vice at 100 yd's

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    i know iknow, i for got my targets at the house, and had to make a old piece of paper i found there and a few pieces of duct tape i had on hand.....there realy is no end to duct tapes uses
     
  2. Mr Renwick

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    Awesome groups. I just got my Mark 4 saturday and can't wait to put it through the paces this saturday.
     
  3. rozziboy18

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    sweet, what iron you got under that mk4?
     
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    List your load info please--awesome groups!
     
  5. dubbleA

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    The Kimber is a nice rifle no doubt, though I would have went with the Sako 22...just saying;) You'll certainly enjoy the 8400 I am sure.
     
  6. rozziboy18

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    load data, <reduce by 10% and work up...bah bah bah safety safety safety>

    first group spec:

    brass--------------nosler new, trimed to 1.999-2.001
    primer-------------cci br2 lrg
    powder------------varget 43.5g
    bullet---------------175 smk
    coal-----------------2.822
    other---------------vld deburred, primer pockets squared,all finished rounds run through a hornady crip die.


    second group spec:


    brass--------------winchester once fired trimed to 1.999-2.001
    primer------------- cci br2 lrg
    powder------------ varget <odd but 43.5g's>
    bullet---------------168 hornady amax
    coal-----------------2.822
    other--------------- same brass prep as above

    hope this helps, tomorow ill be heading out with some berger vld 168's, 168 smk's, and 150 smk's. ill post the resluts
     
  7. jpwilly

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    snicker snicker...cannot wait for the resluts! :)
     
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