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o/t anyone have a 223 tikka t3 that will not

Discussion in 'Uncategorized Threads' started by wcrosby, Nov 15, 2007.

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  1. wcrosby

    wcrosby TS Member

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    anyone out the have a tikka model t3 in 223 cal that will not shoot heavy bullets in the 8 twist barrel, any info would be appreciated
     
  2. hmb

    hmb Well-Known Member

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    Have you checked the barrel twist yourself, using a cleaning rod and tight fitting cleaning patch? Sometimes barrels are mis marked. HMB
     
  3. halfmile

    halfmile Well-Known Member

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    They came in 8 or 12. 12 has not been offered for a few years.

    60's should work in a 12, for 75 or 80 you need 8.

    Your milage may vary.

    HM
     
  4. g7777777

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    Also sometimes moly coating your bulets will cause the situation to improve somewhat-

    Gene
     
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