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Old September 8, 2012, 07:47 PM   #1
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.260 Remington 1:8.5" 142 Matchking?


Will a Krieger 1:8.5" twist 27" barrel stabilize a 142 Gr Matchking in .260 Remington?

Doing the basic math in my head, I think it will.


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Old September 8, 2012, 08:36 PM   #2
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Stick with the standard 1-8. A 142 Sierra is a mighty long bullet.
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Old September 8, 2012, 08:38 PM   #3
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Yes, my 1/8 twist 26in tube stabilizes them just fine. .5 will not make a difference.
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Old September 9, 2012, 01:47 PM   #4
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I've shot 140 grn Federal's in my 1-9 Remington with excellent results.
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