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Old 12-14-2016, 03:25 AM   #1
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Building a 7.62x39 AR

I'm building a new AR in 7.62x39. Just for plinking and zombies. I was given a new 16" barrel 1x10. Will anyone help with best bullet weight for this length/twist barrel. Thx in advance.
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Old 12-14-2016, 06:32 AM   #2
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with that length and twist your standard factory load will do just fine- just remember 7.62 x 39 is NOT 308, but 311 or a little better- that's if its a European take off barrel- like off an ak or sks or something- best to get that barrel slugged and find out which diameter it uses-the ruger, for instance,uses a 308 barrel, but u can fire factory 7.62x39 in it
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