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Custom 350 GNR Contender
June 1, 2010
9:28 pm
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This is my latest contender project. It’s a 350 GNR from Gary Reeder Custom Guns. The 350 GNR is a 405 Winchester necked down to .35 caliber. This gun with its 15 inch barrel has the same power level of a 35 Whelen in a long barreled rifle. The gun easily produces 1 inch groups at 100 yards while generating the recoil of a hot 357 magnum thanks to the built in muzzle brake. The grip set was built by High Plains Gun Stocks in royal jacardi red laminate. The gun also features a Leopold base and ring set and a 2-6 power Bushnell Elite 3200 scope. This gun is such a pleasure to shoot that you can easily fire off 200 rounds in a sitting without a glove and without the need to put your hand on ice afterward like some of my other lesser barrels.




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June 1, 2010
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Oooh, dat’s purty…Drool

From your description, I bet that’s loads of fun to shoot.

Be yourself, everyone else is already taken.

June 2, 2010
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That is Drool purty.  Great picture and sounds like even greater cartridge.  You wouldn’t catch me shooting 200- 475 Linebaughs in one outing with or without a glove.  Sounds like a great caliber for ground hawg plinking. 

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June 2, 2010
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Very nice. I love the Contender/Encore guns and have a bunch of them. Some are factory, some are custom. The customs are a lot of fun, with so many options available. Maybe I’ll post some pics of mine someday.

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