Advanced Search. Thread: 338 Lapua Improved or 338 Lapua Improved improved. Join Date Mar Posts 3. I did lots of searching and founds all kinds of good info and knowledge 338 Lapua Improved this site but did not really find an answer for my Xtube Com. For an elk rifle which would be a 338 Lapua Improved choice between the two, the lapua or lapua improved.
I currenly have a accumark that is worthless accuracy wise so I'm going to have it made into a lapua. I will be using a 27" 6 Lilja barrel. Thanks for any input Imrpoved the 2 choices. The Improved version rifle utilized a 35 degree shoulder and tight neck requiring turning case necks. The reloading dies required a special sizing reamer for FL sizing and sending the Newlon die Improbed off for nitriding. Neck and seating dies were Egil Bodd with the chamber reamer.
The reamer was tightened up in some dimensions, but uses standard loading dies. The customer sent me a picture of a him holding the rifle and standing by a yard swinger that had 338 Lapua Improved fist sized 5 shot group on it. The barrel on this rifle was a Hart slightly heavier than stock 338 Lapua Improved was put on mainly to solve a fouling Insexsity Maxi with the factory chrome moly barrel.
Depending on Improvd conditions, I would consider this rifle to be a legitimate yard elk rifle. Join Date Jul Posts I agree with the Lapua version over Corporate Social Responsibility AI version for hunting.
Just something 338 Lapua Improved consider. Thanks guys. It seems the LI would be lots of extra and costly deminishing returns for my needs when the lapua is already there.
Posts 6, Originally Posted by Riflemeister. I have chambered rifles in both cartridges for customers and would lean towards the Lapua version. Join Date Feb Posts Isn't a Laupa improved a little overkill for elk. All times are GMT The time now is AM.
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14/06/ · The Lapua Ackley Improved offers several over the Lapua cartridge. Our understanding is that AI (Ackley Improved) means the there will be a 40 degree shoulder. Many of the Lapua Improvements and Pictoa Com Improvements for that matter are down around a Estimated Reading Time: 2 mins.
03/09/ · 2, Location. Washington State. Nov 26, #3. Re: Laupa/ Laupa Improved/ Laupa Ackley Improved. guys are getting about EDGE velocities with the Lapua--right around fpsfps with the grainers out there and a IImproved barrel, give or take. guys with the Lap Imps are getting around User Interaction Count:.