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Nov 30th, 2018 at 5:54pm
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Just finish putting together a Phoenix rifle in 40-50 SS. Now to find some ammo to check it out.
  

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Reply #1 - Nov 30th, 2018 at 5:55pm
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Reply #2 - Nov 30th, 2018 at 6:24pm
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John,
I picked up one of these a short while ago and been contemplating doing the same with it.  Have a Badger blank in a 40 cal...
What twist did you go with?  The receiver has a groove in the top like it was a shotgun originally? Mine's a 12 ga.
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Reply #3 - Nov 30th, 2018 at 8:08pm
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Mine is in 40-60 Maynard (Krag) and has an 18 twist barrel. Good for up to 370 grains.
  
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Reply #4 - Nov 30th, 2018 at 8:23pm
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The barrel was one I rifled a while back for a customer and then he changed his mind. It has a 1 in 20 twist
  

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