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Old December 31, 2012, 05:27 PM   #1
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Remington 700 SPS Tactical AAC-SD Range Report

Bout time I do one of these last July I purchased a Rem 700 SPS Tac AAC-SD a Blackhawk 20 MOA Base and a NC Star 6-24x50 Mil Dot scope and a bipod. I have been shooting it on and off throughout the summer and fall and finally got around to actually developing hand loads for the rifle

Finally got a chrono for Christmas yay me so now I can fully develop a load here is the best group I shot yesterday I shot groups in half grain increments

THIS IS MY LOAD AND IT IS SAFE IN MY RIFLE PLEASE WORK UP
Bullet weight/type 168 Gn SMK BTHP
primer type CCI LR
brass type Mil surp
powder type Hodgdon Varget
Firearm Remington 700 SPS Tac AAC-SD stock with NCStar optics and Blackhawk 20 MOA base
barrel length, twist, type (note if it's a tight bore, etc.)
20" Barrel with 1:10 Twist
bolt action /semi auto
Bolt Action
Cartridge over all length (OAL)
2.750
Chamber specs (if known)
Remington Short action .308 factory chamber

Conditions (weather, temp, humidity, altitude, etc.)
32Deg F clear sunny 53.5% Humidity 725Ft ASL
Average Velocity was 2706fps
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Old January 2, 2013, 08:28 PM   #2
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Nice shooting!

I just recently got a standard SPS Tactical. It's a bit of a project gun.

I haven't gotten it out to shoot yet, but so far I have the following for it:

- Rem 700 SPS Tactical 308
- Weaver bases and rings
- Nikon ProStaff 3-9x40 BDC scope
- KRG Tactical Bolt Knob (cheap, no perm. mod attachment, really like it so far!)
- Harris S-BRM 6-9" bipod (being delivered tomorrow)
- Bell & Carlson Tactical Medalist 2 in black (model 2092) - This is on backorder though... Not sure how long. I talked to customer service at Stocky's and they said that they get them in all the time, so it shouldn't be too long of a wait. I'll shoot the gun a bit before I get the stock probably.

The only other upgrade I will probably do is to add a Timney x40 trigger. I really want to add the detachable box magazine conversion with the B&C stock... but it's like another $350... so we'll see.

Definitely loving the feel of the rifle. I've been running the bolt and dry firing constantly. Can't wait to get it out to the range. Your review only makes me more anxious!

Cheers.
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