I had been intrigued by this round long before Federal brought it to market.
A friend, Ken Nagel, had a .338/308 on hand several years ago, when I was about to leave for Africa. And I did, killing a big hartebeest at 310 yards with one 200-grain Nosler Ballistic Tip.
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A very short bolt system, matching the cartridge length of the .308 Winchester and seated on two columns, works in the stock.
Were it not for the bolt handle that betrays the actual function of the piece, the merely 15 mm diameter chamber behind the two locking lugs, combined with the long Mauser-type extractor and the control round feed, would look more like a designer fountain pen.
A moderately recessed Picatinny rail sits on top of the action, so that even sights with a large lens diameter can be mounted without any difficulty.
A magazine with fixed floorplate is integrated in the mid-stock, taking up to five rounds.