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  1. 17 Rem

    OCD rant!

    I sympathise. The one which grips my sXXt is ‘of’ instead of ‘have’.
  2. 17 Rem

    Load for 6mmBR

    N140 data for the lighter bullets is hard to come by, but it works well. I use N140 with 70 grain bullets.
  3. Are you thinking of selling the action? I remember you advertising it a couple of years ago.
  4. 17 Rem

    Rifle Scope for .223. Max £400

    6-18 Leupold here, boxed and in very good order. Yours for £250.
  5. 17 Rem

    Two stage trigger for Tikka M595

    If it’s the 6.5x47, it’s a set trigger, not 2 stage.
  6. 17 Rem

    Socks

    Have we really stooped to discussing socks? I think I have finally lost the will to live.
  7. 17 Rem

    .223 barrel cleaning

    Indeed. So many used rifles are pitted through neglect, I am just bemused that people don’t bother. Pushing a patch with some solvent on it through a bore really isn’t that hard.
  8. 17 Rem

    .223 barrel cleaning

    Why would you not clean it after every outing? Remind me never to buy a used rifle from you, please.
  9. Simon Whitmore (?) at Doveridge.
  10. You are reaping what you’ve sown.
  11. 17 Rem

    .20 cal specific custom action?

    I don’t think so- the Stiller Predator shares the Remington 700 footprint, so is not a true short action.
  12. 17 Rem

    .20 cal specific custom action?

    MB, Raytrade (the Remington importers) are also the UK Dakota agents. If a single shot bolt action is your thing, I don’t think you can find a nicer true short actioned rifle than the Dakota Varminter.
  13. Might be an idea to add the make and model of the action?
  14. 17 Rem

    Revoke

    No offence intended to the OP, but these were my exact thoughts, too.
  15. 17 Rem

    6mmbr which primer

    I use BR4s in mine. I once tested them against Federal GM205Ms out of interest. The BR4s were noticeably more accurate and the chronograph showed their ES to be better. I keep the Federals for the 222 and the Tac now.
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