Originally Posted By zoom6zoom:
That is my thought as well. I already have other Swiss rifles, and the ammo isn't any more expensive or harder to find than .308 these days. Plus I'm a SIG nut and tend to be a purist in my collecting so original is a great way to go. I'm also figuring there won't be a lot of these in country, and fewer in the Swiss caliber.
Sounds like you already talked to him. Was pricing the same on either caliber? .308 cartridge has a smaller base, so I was wondering if he had to do bolt mods for that one.
Yes, I believe price is the same. He does have to modify the bolt head to fit 308.