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Using different sabots

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Using different sabots

Postby Kraig » Sun May 14, 2017 5:47 am

I see a lot of guys using, for example, a Barnes TMZ or a Bloodline, but put it in a different sabot, one that is different than the one supplied. What's usually the reason for this and how do you know which sabot is not only good to use but also safe?

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Re: Using different sabots

Postby ShawnT » Sun May 14, 2017 8:30 am

Some of the sabots supplied in packs are too large for some bores, so you almost need to hammer them down and others load with one finger. There are several sabots made and of different diameters. Finding the right sabot that gives the right sabot/bullet "Fit" to the bore of Your rifle will normally improve accuracy greatly. Check out this "Sticky" from the top of the Inline Forum.

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Re: Using different sabots

Postby Kraig » Sun May 14, 2017 8:08 pm

Thanks ShawnT.


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Re: Using different sabots

Postby muskrat30 » Sun Jun 18, 2017 5:47 pm

I'm kinda picky with 'bore fit'. If it isn't to my liking, I use a different sabot. Often that is a Crush-Rib sabot from Harvestor.
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