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Old September 6, 2002, 09:56 PM   #1
MatthewVanitas
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BP barrels for T/C Contender?

Greetings. Does anyone have info on BP barrels for the T/C Contender? I believe they used to make 209x50 bbls for Contender, but now make them only for Encore. Did they batter the frames that badly?

I know Gonic makes BP pistol bbls for Contender. Are they worth the money?

Does a 14" bbl lose so much velocity that it's not even worth using on deer?

I have a Contender and would like to take advantage of the BP season for deer in Oklahoma, but don't know where quite to begin. Any advice appreciated.
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Old September 7, 2002, 11:29 AM   #2
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Can't give details, but my brother has one for his T/C and it's not the modern Encore but the older Contender. I think it's 50 cal but I'm not sure what the twist is.
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