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necso Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-15-04 10:56 PM
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19. 7.62 x 51 or x 63 sure,
but x 39 --- no way, dude! 5.56 x 45 is better and lighter. Besides, in this hemisphere, it is 5.56 that is more likely to be picked up on the battlefield.

But then again, I will take the 7mm magnum over any of these rounds for long distance work --- yum, yum! (.460 and .50 are also very nice --- but very heavy.)
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  - used, 450 bucks  taxidriver   Jul-15-04 06:32 PM   #2 
  - it's the 5.56 caliber, i got that instead of the .308  taxidriver   Jul-15-04 06:33 PM   #5 
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  - 7.62 x 51 or x 63 sure,  necso   Jul-15-04 10:56 PM   #19 
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