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Determining Rifling Twist

Discussion in 'GATE Long-Range Shooting' started by ScoutDW, Apr 2, 2012.


  1. ScoutDW

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    How do determine what rate of twist I have in my Model 700? I have started loading my own bullets and I want to most out of my loads.
     
  2. Zak Smith

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    Run a tight patch through the bore and keep track of how many inches it takes to do one revolution.
     

  3. ScoutDW

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    Simple enough. Thanks.