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Old 01-23-2021, 02:00 PM   #8
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Originally Posted by ORIONTHEHUNTER View Post
Both Tikka and CZ appear to follow the CIP standard. CZ says go ahead and use 5.56, because under the CIP standard it is safe. Yet, Tikka says don't use 5.56. My understanding is that the CIP standard accounts for the increased potential pressure of 5.56. As such, I am trying to understand why. I believe Bergara is the same.
I shoot 5.56 in my Tikka 223. I took the advice of a few guys that have done it with 10's of thousands of rounds in lots of Tikkas so I'm comfortable doing it.
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