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August 4, 2016Gear Tasting

Gear Tasting 50: Precision Rifle Build, Battle Belts and Storing Scuba Gear

Gear Tasting 50: Precision Rifle Build, Battle Belts and Storing Scuba Gear

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On this episode, Bryan talks through his upcoming Precision Rifle build with Accurate Ordnance and showcases the Nightforce SHV Scope he’ll be using. He also answers some Questions Over Coffee including his thoughts on Battle Belts and how he stores his Scuba Dive gear.

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Resources

Nightforce SHV Scope – http://nightforceoptics.com/shv
Accurate Ordnance – http://accurateordnance.com/
Badger Ordnance – https://www.badgerordnance.com/
Harris HBRM Bi-Pod – http://www.harrisbipods.com/HBRM.html
Rifles Only Rear Bag – http://bit.ly/2awxUb1
Rifles Only Sling – http://bit.ly/2b5JWrT
VTAC Brokos Belt – http://bit.ly/2axIqTg

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Discussion

  • WitchDoc

    Did you have a hard time deciding between 6.5 Creedmore vs. 6.5 Grendel?  I waffled between a few different cartridges and did finally decide on 6.5 Grendel.  Mostly came down to availability of ammo/reloading supplies.  Using the parent 220 Russian case was one of the deciding factors for me.  I do look forward to your build.

  • Glocker21

    Bryan, I have been running .308 for years and years but as of late I am becoming more interested in the .260 round. what are the benefits of the creedmor over the .260 that you have found?

  • magnacasa

    I have been wearing a Condor Battle Belt for several years.  I use the optional suspenders, so that I have a place to attach a hydration pouch.  The main purpose of this rig is to have a lighter option, when I don’t need to wear my full Search and Rescue load.  I usually will wear it when acting as radio support for events such as races or parades.  I like having a MOLLE platform to carry basic first aid supplies as well as other gear (sunscreen, bug spray, etc.)–and the suspenders also give me a good place to clip my radio.  I admit this is pretty light work, so I will not attempt to comment on the use of a Battle Belt in tactical situations.

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