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224 Valkyrie

PostPosted: Thu Feb 08, 2018 7:21 am
by Al in Mi
anybody planning on jumping on the band wagon for one????

Re: 224 Valkyrie

PostPosted: Sat Feb 10, 2018 12:56 am
by winman1550
At this time I'm laying in the weeds listening to others who get one first. Then..........?


Re: 224 Valkyrie

PostPosted: Sat Feb 10, 2018 7:24 am
by Al in Mi
Buddy and I have been supporting Anheuser-Busch stocks on it for the last couple months :o right now the reason "to have" are out weighing the "we don't need one" by a slim 30pk margin :shock:

Re: 224 Valkyrie

PostPosted: Sat Feb 10, 2018 3:06 pm
by Bmt85
I really don't have an interest in the .224 V, mainly because I don't shoot 1000yds. Don't have access to anything near that.
In my personal opinion, I think they should have made it a 6mm. AR15Performance has a 6.8 shortened and necked to a 6mm called the TAC6, getting similar velocities from 105gr bullets, with similar b.c., out of an 18" barrel. I think he's mentioned making longer barrels later. That's what I would go with, but then again, I reload, so I don't need factory ammo.

Edit - If you are interested in getting a .224V, I hear you want a 1:6 twist for the 90gr bullets, which most companies don't make yet.