At 6,000 ft elevation your 8.5” twist should be more than adequate. Plug that in to the Berger Twist rate Stability program. Your SG should be...
215 and 230 Hybrid OTM.
.300 WSM throated for the 215 Berger Hybrid or the 230 Hybrid.
Great company...fantastic barrels.
Are you talking about Slip 2000 carbon cleaner?
Too much surface area. Kinda like racing slicks on a dragster.
My reamer cuts a .167” freebore and it does well with 130 and 140gr Bergers. I bet a .180” would be fine.
I am curious about CLR but I am hesitant to use it in cleaning my rifles. Although I do not know whether it may harm stainless, it is corrosive.
I would send it to someone to repair (fill in dings and sand) but I would not dip that stock.
Berger 115 VLD needs a 1-7.3”
Performance of the two would be very similar. 7-08 would be less time consuming and would be my choice.
I believe Douglas push buttons their barrels.
Obermeyer 5R Stainless 6.5mm AMU contour 31” blank 1-8.4” twist...$330 shipped.
SPF to chuckgreen
I pay shipping. Check or money order is fine.
Obermeyer 5R Stainless .30 cal AMU contour 1-11” twist 29” blank - $320.
Krieger 4 groove 6.5mm 1-8” twist 1.250 for 5” tapering to 1.1” at 30”...31” blank - $330.
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