When my present supply of 155 Scenars runs out, I will likely go back to the 175 SMK. A friend likes the 185 Berger in .308. 10 twist.
I'm a Sharpshooter, he's an Expert.
for hunting and something heavier for long range target
This is the Internet version of the 1950s gunzine "all around rifle."
I don't know about the OP or all the other people with similar ideas, but I, for one, do not want to shoot a match or long practice session with a light or medium weight hunting rifle. Nor do I care to hump a target rifle in the woods.