The motto was if you can see it, you can hit it. Whatever "it" you want to define...
Sub moa accuracy IS what its all about! Moa may be fine for threegun and speed games but I varmit hunt at 500+ yards. The Wilson barrels are very capable of minute of prarie rat accuracy at 500 yards. My current testbed rifle is clocking 0.45moa with a 22" Wilson heavy 1/8 wylde chamber. This is with over 5000 rds through the barrel by the book, 5180 to be exact.
My recommendations for blackrain above is based on the advice of others I trust. Plus getting to put 100 rds through a friends blackrain build. The base barrels are at the top of your price range, but these are custom made to order barrels. Personally I think they are a bargain at that price. Plus having the option of custom fluting and threading when you order...
"You know why there's a Second Amendment? In case the government fails to follow the first one."
-- Rush Limbaugh, in a moment of unaccustomed profundity
"No free man shall ever be debarred the use of arms. The strongest reason for the people to retain the right to keep and bear arms is, as a last resort, to protect themselves against tyranny in government"
-- Thomas Jefferson, 1 Thomas Jefferson Papers, 334
"MOLON LABE" - Come and get them, can't be any plainer than that!