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Old February 7, 2013, 09:06 AM   #11
Brian Pfleuger
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Originally Posted by Bucknasty009
Another question: is there any other short action calibers I should consider besides a 7wsm? My buddy got me going on this whole idea he is building a 6.5 stw Out of a Mauser. But I don't want to get a caliber that is really expensive and/or impossible to get. I know the 6.5 is a good long range caliber but some of the 7mm bullets I see out there now have pretty high BC's.
If you're building a target rifle, ammo availability is irrelevant. You'll be loading your own ammo just like every other even semi-serious target shooter. So long as you can get or form cases, nothing else matters.

If I wanted a dedicated target rifle, I'd probably be building either a 6mmPPC, 6BR.
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