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    Forbes 7mm08

    Forbes 7mm08 . No wrinkles with this one, it functions flawlessly. Shoots one hole groups.
    Fired less than 250 rounds. Carried once a month for 3 years so it has got a couple of minor scratches as normal. Hasnít been used for the last 2 years as Iíve upgraded to a takedown single shot.
    Lapped Talley rings.
    Kick eez palm swell glued on ( easily removed if you donít like a full grip).
    Ceracoated bolt.
    Javlin Bipod adapter fitted.
    Removable barrel band.
    45x 140gr BT, Nosler brass loaded with 46gr re17
    50x twice fired Nosler Brass
    2 lbs re17 powder
    Redding premium die set with micro seating.
    Nosler BT projectiles 140gr x 14
    Nosler Combined Technology projectiles 140gr ballistic silver tip x 75
    Nosler Combined Technology projectiles 150gr ballistic silver tip x 50
    Barnes LRX 145gr x 67
    Teng Tools torque wrench with 3x bits. With the Forbes being fully bedded this is an essential bit of kit .
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    Very sharp deal for someone.
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    Spot on tussock, if this was a .280 I would be at the front of the line.
    @T.T you might want to put down the diameter of the Talley rings. Good luck.

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    Quote Originally Posted by JustKiddin View Post
    Spot on tussock, if this was a .280 I would be at the front of the line.
    @T.T you might want to put down the diameter of the Talley rings. Good luck.
    Thanks! Rings are 1 inch.

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    @T.T. Whatís the torque setting please. Iím sure someone posted it here but I canít find it again.
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    Not threaded, from what I can see? What does it weigh? Cheers

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    Quote Originally Posted by kiwijames View Post
    @T.T. What’s the torque setting please. I’m sure someone posted it here but I can’t find it again.
    Set the action screw to 80 In-Lb(9 N-m).
    Set the rear trigger guard screw to 36 In-Lb (4 N-m) ��
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    Quote Originally Posted by T.T View Post
    Set the action screw to 80 In-Lb(9 N-m).
    Set the rear trigger guard screw to 36 In-Lb (4 N-m) ��
    Thank you
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    Quote Originally Posted by WillB View Post
    Not threaded, from what I can see? What does it weigh? Cheers
    5.4lbs as you see it.
    SPF
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