HuntingNut
HuntingNut
   Login or Register
HomeCommunity ForumsPhoto AlbumsRegister
     
 

User Info

Welcome Anonymous


Membership:
Latest: biggamehunter1967
New Today: 0
New Yesterday: 1
Overall: 12520

People Online:
Members: 0
Visitors: 48
BOT: 3
Total: 51
Who Is Where:
 Visitors:
01: Forums
02: Forums
03: Home
04: Forums
05: Home
06: Forums
07: Forums
08: Forums
09: Forums
10: Photo Albums
11: Forums
12: Forums
13: Forums
14: Forums
15: Forums
16: Forums
17: Forums
18: Forums
19: Forums
20: Forums
21: Home
22: Forums
23: Forums
24: Forums
25: Forums
26: Forums
27: Photo Albums
28: Photo Albums
29: Forums
30: Forums
31: Forums
32: Forums
33: Forums
34: Forums
35: Forums
36: Forums
37: Forums
38: Forums
39: Home
40: Forums
41: Photo Albums
42: Forums
43: Forums
44: Forums
45: Forums
46: Forums
47: Forums
48: Forums
  BOT:
01: Photo Albums
02: Forums
03: Forums

Staff Online:

No staff members are online!
 

Coppermine Stats
Photo Albums
 Albums: 304
 Pictures: 2343
  · Views: 313858
  · Votes: 1302
  · Comments: 85
 

Support our Advertisers

What do you think about the Weatherby calibers?
Discussion that doesnt fit other Topics
Go to page Previous  1, 2
Post new topic   Reply to topic   Printer Friendly Page    Forum Index » General

View previous topic :: View next topic  
Author Message
FALPhil
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Aug 18, 2007
Posts: 377
Location: Dixie

PostPosted: Tue Jul 29, 2008 9:18 pm    Post subject: Re: What do you think about the Weatherby calibers? Reply with quote

Vince,

I think the Vanguard is a Howa action, and not a Weatherby design.

_________________
The Wicked Witch of the West is alive and well and serving as the Speaker of the House.
Back to top
View user's profile Photo Gallery
Vince
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: May 25, 2005
Posts: 13215
Location: Brisbane AUSTRALIA

PostPosted: Tue Jul 29, 2008 9:39 pm    Post subject: Re: What do you think about the Weatherby calibers? Reply with quote

Yep, correct mate....the action is identical to the Howa, but I believe that the barrels are Weatherby, with the rifles assembled in the USA by Weatherby.

Cheers, Vince

_________________
Cheers, Vince Cheers

Illegitimi non carborundum
(Never let the bastards grind you down)

Live simply. Love generously. Care deeply. Speak kindly. Leave the rest to God.

"Nulla Si Fa Senza Volonta."
(Without Commitment, Nothing Gets Done)
Back to top
View user's profile AIM Address MSN Messenger Yahoo Messenger Photo Gallery
PaulS
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Feb 18, 2006
Posts: 3418
Location: South-Eastern Washington - the State

PostPosted: Wed Jul 30, 2008 3:39 am    Post subject: Re: What do you think about the Weatherby calibers? Reply with quote

Yes, I am talking about the Weatherby rifles and weatherby calibers. The Weatherby rifles that have the massive freebore.
I have a friend who built a Rem 700 in 300 Weatherby Mag and had to reduce his loads because of over-pressure signs. He never could get the velocities that the cartridge is supposed to be capable of. We chalked it up to the lack of freebore in his gun.
His gun was a good shooter though - sub MOA.

_________________
Paul
__________________
Speer, Lyman, Hodgdon, Sierra, and Hornady = reliable loading data
So and So's pages on the internet = NOT reliable loading data
Always check data against manuals
NEVER exceed maximum listed loads
Back to top
View user's profile Send e-mail
Display posts from previous:   
Post new topic   Reply to topic   Printer Friendly Page    Forum Index » General
Page 2 of 2
All times are GMT - 7 Hours
Go to page Previous  1, 2



Jump to:  


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum
You cannot attach files in this forum
You can download files in this forum


Advertisements
 


Valid CSS! Valid HTML 4.01!
Click to check if this page is realy HTML 4.01 compliant for speed :)

All logos and trademarks in this site are property of HuntingNut.com.
The comments are property of their posters, all the rest © 2011 by HuntingNut.com
Interactive software released under GNU GPL, Code Credits, Privacy Policy

.: Upgraded to DragonFly 9.2 by Dizfunkshunal :.