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9/22/2017 12:11:25 AM
Posted: 10/3/2005 5:18:16 PM EDT
What type of accuracy can I expect from a completed bull barrell upper receiver...Just built my first 16 inch AR still want something to play with long range....I know you guys like specifics...lets say RRA lower... basic 2 stage trigger...good factory ammo....let me know on a 16 inch and 20 inch not realy interested in a 24.... 100 yard groups out to say 600 any help you could lend me would be highly appreciated
Link Posted: 10/3/2005 5:27:51 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 10/3/2005 5:28:19 PM EDT by bigbore]
Link Posted: 10/4/2005 6:07:35 AM EDT
Not sure if this will help you but I just acquired a RRA Varmit 24" Bull upper and mounted a 4-16X target scope and a Jewell 2 stage trigger. At 100 yards using inexpensive commerical ammo, shooting numerous(10+) 5 shot groups, about 50% of the groups were under 1", the rest were under 2". A couple of 3 shot groups were .5 inch. This is shooting from a bench rest with sand bags.
Link Posted: 10/4/2005 7:37:42 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 10/4/2005 7:39:34 AM EDT by 200-10x]

Originally Posted By bigbore:

Too many variables to break it down, but it will be more mechanically accurate than you.

Exactly right.

I'm happy to say that I've owned many that were more accurate than me... LOL. I like to keep them that way, but within $$ reason. MANY a High Power match (including Camp Perry) have been won with virtually "out of the box" rifles.

As someone else here (who's name I forget) (I guess I've been reading too many of your posts, Big Bore, lol) says, "It's the singer, not the song". Spend money on those things that contribute to consistancy, practice with that consistant shooting rifle, and you'll be better off.

ie: Will a new $450.00 bbl improve my scores by subtracting 1/4 inch from my groups ?? ONLY if that is the limiting factor
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