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Old February 4, 2009, 08:32 AM   #2
Homer2
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It's an old 7mm rechambered to 7.62 CETME (an underpowered 7.62 NATO), not quite .308. In fact, civilian .308 is not considered particularly safe in these or the FR-7. Military 7.62x51 is generally considered safe. .308 is a little too hot and has a chamber pressure that approaches or exceeds the failure pressure.
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