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Old 07-19-2015, 5:40 PM
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Originally Posted by Ruby View Post
I'd be more interested if it was available in 308 with a 24" heavy threaded barrel.
I'd like a 308 with a longer barrel too.

Why did Ruger decide to put a 20" barrel on the 308 instead of a 24"?

Although the difference in bullet velocity between a 20" and 24" barrel is not enormous, it seems to me that the higher bullet velocity of 24" barrel would be better for a rifle marketed as a "precision" rifle that will be used for target shooting.

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