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Old 06-22-2014, 02:33 AM   #31
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Not only is the .224" centerfire bore over sized, but the twist rate is too fast as well. The shorter, lighter rimfire pills need the 1:16 twist to stabilize properly. Depending on the quality the dedicated rimfire barrels can be exceptionally accurate.


Then that .224 can be used for a 22WMR Build(as long as the chamber is "Deep Enough," and your Magazines are modified to fit your ammo.......


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Then that .224 can be used for a 22WMR Build(as long as the chamber is "Deep Enough," and your Magazines are modified to fit your ammo.......

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