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Old February 22, 2013, 04:09 PM   #95
Brian Pfleuger
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Originally Posted by reynolds357
If that is true, I challenge you to build a winning bench rest rifle out of a .35 Remington or a .44 magnum. All other things being equal, they would get their rear ends handed them by the 6ppc the .30Br, and about 100 other cartridges.

Reductio ad absurdum

Reduced to the absurd.

First, those are CARTRIDGES, not calibers.

Accuracy is NOT caliber dependent. That's why snipers use .338 Lapua, .300Win Mag and .50 BMG.

Some cartridges are inherently more accurate than others, that's completely different than similar calibers.
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