Here is a three shot group at Spirit Ridge Rifle Golf on steel at 1,200 yards in near 100 degree temps at 2pm. For backcountry hunting here in the West, at 8.5 pounds, bare, the X-Bolt Max Long Range is on the cusp of too heavy. Browning will also be shipping its BXS Copper and BXC Controlled Expansion in 28 Nosler in the next few weeks. Buy Browning X-Bolt Hells Canyon Long Range Burnt Bronze Cerakote Bolt Action Rifle - 28 Nosler at Sportsmans Warehouse online and in-store has everything for your outdoor sports adventure needs. #12389658 11/10/17: Joined: Jul 2007. Debating buying a 28 nosler xbolt Any goods or bads going on with that rifle so far ? The 28 Nosler is a niche cartridge and is currently habanero-­hot amongst long-­range hunters. Browning X-Bolt Pro Long Range 28 Nosler Bolt-Action Rifle with Burnt Bronze Finish $2,229.99 $1,829.99; After rebate: $1,779.99; Notify Me When Available; Brand: Browning; Item Number: 035443288; Browning X-Bolt Hell's Canyon 28 Nosler Long Range Rifle with A-Tacs Camo Stock Posts: 440. His affinity for the rifle quickly grew—so much so that he borrowed it for a trip we made to hunt Africa a month later. A top tier hunting rifle. Nosler's new long-range cartridge-the first to bear the company name-does precisely what it was designed to do: shoot fast, flat and live up to the hype surrounding its ballistic performance. Topped with a 3-10X 40 mm Nightforce SHV riflescope, a Nosler Model 48 Patriot rifle chambered in .28 Nosler is capable of taking most of the worlds big gamewith real long-range advantages in trajectory and wind drift when compared to others using .30-cal. Browning will also be shipping its BXS Copper and BXC Controlled Expansion in 28 Nosler in the next few weeks. I find that to be very helpful when diving into a prone position for a cross-canyon crack at a mule deer. It’s one of the best factory triggers on the market today and is housed in an alloy trigger guard engraved with the Browning Buck Mark logo. P. pety221 OP. I switched the notes from my review sheets up and published the 33 Nosler information from another rifle. The .28 Nosler is offered in the M48 Custom Long Range (2015 MSRP $5830), Patriot (2015 MSRP $2895) and Heritage (2015 MSRP $1895) bolt action repeating rifles. My 28 Nosler Ridgeline shoots under ½ MOA. The four basic methods of making rifling in a barrel are single-point, broach, button, and... Frank and Tony from Gallery of Guns spice up the Glock test using their non-dominant hands. A comfy Inflex 2 recoil pad distributes recoil and features rounded toe and heel profiles to minimize the likelihood of snagging in bulky clothing. My handloads use Nosler brass, CCI Magnum Primers, Retumbo powder, and Hornady 175g ELD-X and Hornady 180 ELD-M. The barreled action is glass bedded into Browning's new Pro series carbon-fiber stock. The rifle performed well and is accurate enough to take hunting shots out to 600 yards as tested. I narrowed it down to a browning x bolt pro in 28 nosler, 7mm rem mag or 300 win mag. 28 Nosler. Long Range Pro: Designed for the utmost downrange accuracy, this cartridge is loaded with the trusted Sierra MatchKing bullet. The correct caliber is 28 Nosler, and the accuracy data has been updated to the correct information as well at 4PM, 16 July 2018. All things considered, they are the best, and uncompromising shooters willing to pay a whole bunch more pesos for a few percent more rigidity will continue to cheerfully buy them. Nosler seems to be marketing the 26 Nosler more toward traditional hunters, focusing on the 415 yard point blank range of the cartridge. Once you have the height finessed to perfection, take note of the number. It had to be lightweight, extremely ergonomic and intuitive, and inherently accurate. High-capacity magazines are not yet available for the design, but if they eventually become options, an X-Bolt Max Long Range chambered in one of the lighter, efficient cartridges would be an excellent choice for shooters getting into PRS shooting. Muzzle velocity is 3,250 fps and the energy is 3,635 foot-pounds. And the if the numbers Nosler has provided on the two variants it’s releasing are on the mark, there is little arguing the cartridge has plenty of snap. The gradually thickening jacket profile allows for a more controlled expansion, resulting in deeper penetration and ensuring maximum trauma to the vital areas. From the bench, the Max Long Range rifles were pure pleasure to fire. The .28 Nosler is offered in the M48 Custom Long Range (2015 MSRP $5830), Patriot (2015 MSRP $2895) and Heritage (2015 MSRP $1895) bolt action repeating rifles. Suggested retail starts at $1,299.99 and ranges up to $1,359.99 depending on caliber, but it can usually be found on dealers’ shelves at around $1,000 to $1,100, again depending on caliber. A polymer tip and boat tail design provide high BC for accuracy and consistency. Browning Long Range Pro 28 Nosler Ammo 160 Grain Sierra Matchking review offers the following information: The Browning Ammunition products in 28 Nosler offer excellent long-range accuracy with bullet weights that are suitable for most medium- and large-size game. I am looking to see if anyone on here has the browning xbolt hells canyon in 28 nosler. To enable the shooter to adjust length of pull to perfection, two spacers come with each rifle and can be installed between the recoil pad and the stock. But what’s important is that the stock comes really close in strength and rigidity and offers all the desirable attributes of ergonomics and configurability, but it costs a whole bunch less. An anodized aluminum tip improves BC, resulting in increased energy retention at longer ranges. Browning X-Bolt Pro Long Range Bolt Action Rifle - 28 Nosler, 26" Matte Heavy Sporter Barrel,1-8 Twist, Muzzle Brake, Carbon Fiber Stock, Burnt Bronze Cerakote Finish, 3rds SKU: BROWNING-035443288 Manufacturer part number: 035443288 Forward, the detachable magazine seats comfortably in a composite floorplate framework. In the 28 they note Norma 217 as the most accurate for 160-168 grain bullets and H1000 for 175's. Prior to 2018 the 6.5 Creedmoor and 26 Nosler were 1-8”; the 28 Nosler was 1-9”; the 7mm Rem Mag was 1-9.5” and the 300 Win Mag was 1-10”. Campfire Regular. For cross-canyon shots at mule deer or elk and for pronghorns in wide-open country, it’s absolutely ideal. TN. pety221. Christensen Arms Mesa 28 Nosler Bolt-Action Rifle with Tungsten Cerakote Finish and Black/Gray Stock (26-Inch Barrel) $1,295.00 $1,230.00 Notify Me When Available The 60-degree bolt throw is short and smooth. I already have a heavy barreled 26 nosler so I'm aware of the cost. Alternatively, many competitive shooters today are opting for machined-aluminum chassis-type stocks, which are also extremely rigid and stable and are configurable. X-Bolt rifles have been serving hunters and precision shooters admirably for almost 15 years. By David E. Petzal. Arnold, Mo. Introduced in 2015 and approved by SAAMI on January 19, 2015. Stainless in the bore combats corrosion, and chromoly in the action eliminates the locking-lug galling common to stainless and reduces machining costs. Copper is an inherently accurate bullet material that is also very tough and maintains nearly 100 percent of its bullet weight on impact. X-Bolt Max Long Range in his hands, and he rang each and every target with ease. A quick search online found a box of 20 rounds priced at $52.99 from MidwayUSA. The profile is artfully laid out and machined to avoid surplus metal. More The Gun Nuts. The Long Range Pro cartridge is loaded with a160-grain Sierra MatchKing bullet. The very first load I tried shot fantastic. My 28 Nosler Ridgeline shoots under ½ MOA. From the bench, the Max Long Range rifles were pure pleasure to fire. Mag., .300 Remington Ultra Mag, and 30 Nosler. The Long Range Pro cartridge is loaded with a160-grain Sierra MatchKing bullet. P. Joined: Jul 2007. There are witness numbers and a scale at the rear of the X-Bolt Max Long Range’s adjustable comb. The heavy sporter profile on the Max Long Range is fluted to enable fast cooling and reduce weight while maintaining accuracy-benefitting stiffness. Both types are time-consuming to manufacture and feature costly ingredients. Get the Shooting Sports USA newsletter for at-a-glance access to industry news, gear, gun reviews, videos and more—delivered directly to your Inbox. Looking into buying a browning xbolt in 28 nosler? Unabashedly, I’ll state that it’s one of the best-feeling grips of all the precision-rifle stocks I’ve tested. This results in greater retained weight for deeper penetration and consistent pass-throughs. What classifies the X-Bolt Pro as a "semi-custom rifle" is the level of specialized finishing touches and higher-end construction above the already top-tier X-Bolt family of hunting rifles. Bores are smooth, walls are equal and concentric, and crowns are even and clean. The final piece of the configurable-stock puzzle is the adjustable-height comb (cheekpiece). Has a 20 MOA base on it. Let’s dive into the nuts and bolts of the rifle and examine how the Browning X-Bolt Max Long Range achieves a level of performance that competes with rifles four times its cost. The rifle feeds from a detachable rotary magazine and is available in the following calibers: 6 mm Creedmoor, 6.5 Creedmoor, .270 WSM, .300 WSM, 26 Nosler, 7 mm Rem. More from The Truth About Guns: Gun Review: Savage Arms Model 12 Long Range Precision Rifle in 6.5 Creedmoor ... .28 Nosler, .300 Win. With the Pro, a lot of that weight reduction has been accomplished by removing a fair amount of metal from the gun. On today’s rifle scene, where long-range precision is all the rage, there’s been a vacancy in rifles that were both affordable and capable. Where the precision-rifle cost-saving magic happens is in the stock. The .300 Win. This means you have the option to read your magazine on most popular phones and tablets. Campfire Regular. Rearward, the grip is quite vertical and fills the shooting hand well without feeling like a banana squash in your fist. Hunting. The 28 Nosler is a niche cartridge and is currently habanero-­hot amongst long-­range hunters. Weighing in at a svelte 6 pounds, 9 ounces, in the .300 Win. August 19, 2014. Campfire Regular. That way, when you need to drop the comb to clean the barrel or remove the bolt, just replace it at your reference number and—voilà!—it’s back to the correct position. My requirement is greater than 1500ft lbs and 1800 fps at 500 yards. Browning has just rectified that with the Browning X-Bolt Max Long Range. Next, we pit subsonic rivals against each other before stretching the legs of this CQB round out to 600 yards from a short 9-inch barrel. Browning X-Bolt Western Hunter in 28 Nosler - 1:9.5 twist. Also, the knurled knob that releases and secures the comb in position is reversible. Browning X-Bolt Max Long Range Review The new Browning X-Bolt Max Long Range is a fine extension the Browning X Bolt line of rifles. Looking for first hand experience from any browning x-bolt owners. Shooters desiring rigidity usually opt for premium stocks hand-laid of fiberglass, graphite, carbon fiber, aramid fibers, or the like. Nosler M48 rifles are only built to order; see the Nosler website (www.nosler.com) for details. As you can see from the accompanying chart, the 28 Nosler wasn’t as forgiving—like most high-horsepower rounds—but positively loved Nosler’s 160-grain AccuBond load. Importantly, every X-Bolt action is glass bedded into its stock, and the barrel is free-floating. Subscriber Services. TN. Barrels must be straight, with smooth, well-rifled bores. How to Pick the Best All-Purpose Deer Rifle. Mag., 28 Nosler, 26 Nosler … Guns. Browning Ammunition's Long Range Pro in 28 Nosler is available at retailers now. Ron Spomer provides an in-depth look at Nosler's 7mm rifle cartridge, the 28 Nosler. For starters, the X-Bolt action was designed with must-have criteria. Hunting. Muzzle velocity is 3,350 fps and the energy is 3,463 foot-pounds. TN. Campfire Regular. Total rounds fired is 50, give or take 1, sighting it in and a couple groups. It accomplishes all those things. P. pety221 OP. I’ve range-tested two X-Bolt Max Long Range rifles, one in .300 Winchester Magnum and one in 28 Nosler. pety221. by SSUSA Staff - We ping steel with a .300 WinMag at over a mile. That vacancy has existed for good reason. A lot of that has to do with the finishing touches and high-end design elements that elevate the rifle above the level of the already well-regarded basic X-Bolt platform, all while shedding unnecessary weight from the rifle… Fluted heavy sporter contour barrel, A-TACS AU (Arid/Urban) camouflage, Cerakote Burnt Bronze finish, threaded muzzle brake, detachable rotary magazine, short throw bolt, adjustable trigger, bolt-action hunting rifle. Ammo is protected in a high-impact polymer magazine so as to avoid accuracy-stilting damage to projectile tips during recoil. Mag. The Browning X-Bolt Western Hunter 28 Nosler is not your grandpa’s huntin’ rifle. Big bore semiauto or a lever gun? It has a somewhat wide, flat-bottomed fore-end and parallel, square-topped walls in the barrel channel. He shot it from the bench only and thats the only place I fired it from, never in the field. Its dimensions are designed to aid humans in shooting it consistently, meaning it’s comfortable, ergonomic, and engineered to be easy to hold and fire the same every time. And the readily accessible tang safety locks the bolt closed when engaged, yet there’s an override so shooters can unload the chamber with the safety engaged. Like the actions, barrels are manufactured in Japan, at the Miroku Firearms Manufacturing Co. Say what you will, the Japanese know how to make an accurate barrel. I use the same powder charge for both. Barrel lengths are 22, … Unlike traditional hand-laid carbon-fiber stocks that are built in two halves and then laminated together, Pro stocks are built all in one piece, the carbon-fiber weave extending fully … The Model 48 Heritage test rifle was chambered for the newest addition to the Nosler cartridge family - the .30 Nosler - so perhaps a few words on it are in order. All Rights Reserved. To get started, click the link below to visit mymagnow.com and learn how to access your digital magazine. Several small details of the X-Bolt turn shooters into disciples. Rock River Arms LAR-15M .450 Bushmaster - Reviewed & Tested, Winchester .350 Legend Rifles and Ammo Available Right Now, Improved Ballistics a Key to Accurate Long-Range Shooting, Husqvarna AB. The Browning Ammunition rounds in 28 Nosler offer excellent long-range accuracy with bullet weights that are suitable for most medium- and large-size game. It has stiffening fiber in the liquid matrix that gets injected into the stock mold. Basically new, bought it off a gentlemen from a different forum. The 28 Nosler is based on the 26 Nosler which was released in 2014. Whereas the previous .28 Nosler case was created by simply necking up the earlier .26 Nosler case, several dimensions of the .30 Nosler case differ. Browning 035395288 X-Bolt Hells Canyon Speed Long Range Bolt 28 Nosler 26" 3+1 Synthetic A-TACS AU Stock Burnt Bronze Cerakote MSRP: $2,199.99 | Your Price: $1,999.99 That’s a big deal in the world of precision shooting. My handloads use Nosler brass, CCI Magnum Primers, Retumbo powder, and Hornady 175g ELD-X and Hornady 180 ELD-M. Finally, BXS Big Game has a polymer-tipped, solid-copper 139-grain projectile that works well for pigs to deer and even big game like elk. Looking into buying a browning xbolt in 28 nosler? OP. #12389658 11/10/17: Joined: Jul 2007. Latest. 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Before any of the 7mm mag comments i want to first note i have multiple 7mm, just really interested in new calibers. Like new condition. And while that’s still true—super-premium match-grade rifles are and will always be a breed apart—the X-Bolt Max Long Range comes so darned close that it will serve 90 out of 100 shooters just as ably as a rifle costing four times as much. To understand how unique it is, some groundwork is necessary. I was skeptical when I began working with the rifle because, in my mind, it’s just not feasible for a $1,000 rifle to perform similarly to a $4,000 rifle. That puts the different types of steel where they really shine. That said, as I've been shopping for deals I found an awesome deal on a new xbolt pro in 28 nosler. Rather, it’s a sleek, smooth, and lightweight magnum that is capable of the longest shots. My X-Bolt Pro is chambered for .300 Winchester Magnum, but other calibers are offered, including 6mm Creedmoor, 6.5 Creedmoor, 26 Nosler, .270 Winchester, 7mm Remington Magnum, 28 Nosler, .308 Winchester, .30-06, and .300 WSM. Mag., .30 Nosler and .300 Rem. OP. Polished raceways and body allow the bolt to reciprocate like grease on glass. Mag. We look at the futuristic .450 Bushmaster and how it compares to the tried and true .45-70. Friend Nathan Roberts and I set out steel targets and backed away from them, firing from shooting sticks and other various improvised positions and stretching the distance to 731 yards. Long Range Pro: Designed for the utmost downrange accuracy, this cartridge is loaded with the trusted Sierra MatchKing bullet. Also what are thoughts on the particular gun. The action’s footprint is round and settles comfortably and securely into stock mortises. Muzzle velocity is 3,200 fps and the energy is 3,637 foot-pounds. My X-Bolt Pro is chambered for .300 Winchester Magnum, but other calibers are offered, including 6mm Creedmoor, 6.5 Creedmoor, 26 Nosler, .270 Winchester, 7mm Remington Magnum, 28 Nosler, .308 Winchester, .30-06, and .300 WSM. Loaded with Federal’s 180-grain Barnes TSX factory load, Roberts hunted impala, zebra, oryx, and kudu and dropped most with a single shot—a testament to both the quality of the bullet and the easy accuracy inherent to the rifle even when fired from field positions. Find a Browning ammunition dealer near you by visiting the company's website, which includes a handy dealer locator. Nosler M48 rifles are only built to order; see the Nosler website (www.nosler.com) for details. TN. Unlike the stainless-steel barrel, the Max’s action is made of chromoly steel and has a blued finish. The 26 Nosler Review, Part 2. That’s not to say it’s not attractive. I put the .300 Win. The rifle has a lightweight sporter-profile fluted barrel, but it still measures a full 26 inches in length in guns chambered for .300 Win. Mag.version I tested (rifles chambered in 6.5 Creedmoor shed an additional 8 ounces of weight), the X-Bolt Pro can be thought of as a semi-custom factory rifle. That, in combination with the tang safety, makes the rifle quite comfortable for left-handed shooters. I’ve attempted to flex the stock—and short of clamping it in a massive vise and going after it with an industrial-size pipe wrench, you’ll find no bendability in that stock. Mag., 28 Nosler … Keith Feeley of Tactical Solutions sat down with Michael Bane at SHOT Show 2018 to talk about the new X-Ring Takedown SBR .22LR rifle. More stable than any pure wood stock, although quality wood laminates are excellent, and more rigid than any traditional injection-molded stock. The 175 ELD-X’s shoot at 3150 fps and the 180 ELD-M’s shoot at 3100 fps. The Husqvarna AB. Behind the pistol grip, the toe-line of the stock is parallel to the bore and features two stepped levels. I use the same powder charge for both. The 175-grain 28 Nosler is topped with an AccuBond LR bullet and has a muzzle velocity of 3,125 fps. magnum cartridges and bullets of similar weight. As I said earlier, the action is glass bedded. Looking at models with and without the muzzle brake. Browning Long Range Pro 28 Nosler Ammo 160 Grain Sierra Matchking review offers the following information: The Browning Ammunition products in 28 Nosler offer excellent long-range accuracy with bullet weights that are suitable for most medium- and large-size game. Browning X-Bolt HC LR McMillan Ambush Bolt Action Rifle - McMillan Game Scout stock with Desert Carbon Ambush finish, 26" fluted heavy sporter barrel with 5/8-24 threaded muzzle brake, Burnt Bronze Cerakote finish on action/barrel, 20 MOA Picatinny scope mount. Paired with the action is a gold-plated, user-adjustable trigger. Ultra Mag, the rifling twist rate for them is 1:8. It offers about an inch of adjustment, making it possible to quickly tune your cheek-weld precisely. Barrel lengths are 22, … Monday, June 15, 2020. P. Joined: Jul 2007. I once helped a buddy frustrated with the 1.5-MOA groups he was getting from his custom rifle by installing an adjustable-height comb, and that simple addition immediately reduced his groups to 0.75 MOA. The 28 Nosler is a 7mm (.284) caliber, rebated-rim centerfire rifle cartridge designed by Nosler. (January 24, 2020) – Browning ® Ammunition announces three new offerings chambered in 28 Nosler, one of the fastest-growing new calibers introduced in recent years. Mauser Series 1100 Deluxe features a European walnut stock, a non-military... Fed by a 14-round magazine in the buttstock, the Winchester Model 74 features a top-side... Uberti's 1885 Courteney Stalking Rifle is a classically configured hunting rifle that's... Give a Gift   It’s rigid—really rigid. 1. However, it’s so accurate and shootable that the extra ounces are worth packing, particularly if you’re young or not hunting particularly aggressive terrain. For questions/comments about Shooting Sports USA, please e-mail:ShootingSportsUSA@nrahq.org For questions/comments about NRA competitions, please e-mail:CompHelp@nrahq.org You can contact the NRA via phone at: NRA Member Programs1-800-672-3888, To advertise on Shooting Sports USA, visit nramediakit.com for more information. Roberts was toting his traditional elk rifle and battled to hit the targets. For good reason: It’s probably the single most effective far-­killing, practical cartridge available; it’s inherently accurate and offers extreme-­BC projectiles at eyebrow-­raising velocities, which translates into wind-­bucking, hard-­hitting ballistics. Now, none of this is really new. Actions must be square, with concentric barrel threads and equally bearing locking lugs. Nosler's lab results for most-accurate powders, listed in their data, also turned out to be most accurate in the three Nosler rifles I've tested in 26, 28 and 30 Nosler. The very first load I tried shot fantastic. As you can see from the accompanying chart, the 28 Nosler wasn’t as forgiving—like most high-horsepower rounds—but positively loved Nosler’s 160-grain AccuBond load. At the time of this writing, the rifle is available chambered in several popular cartridges, including 6mm Creedmoor, 6.5mm Creedmoor, 6.5 PRC, 7mm Remington Magnum, 28 Nosler, .308 Winchester, .300 WSM, .300 Win. Features The X-Bolt is free-floated by bedding the front and rear of the action for stability and to help maintain barrel to stock spacing for consistent accuracy. For a stock to be impervious to moisture, heat, cold, torque, vibration, and so on (all attributes necessary for long-range precision), it has to be both rigid and entirely stable. Looking specifically at the 26 and 28 nosler X-bolt options, not interested in any other options. rifle loved the first load I tried in it, packing three shots into ragged one-hole clusters. That provided a resounding testament to the user-friendly nature of the rifle’s design, and it proved to be very easy to shoot well from all field positions. Browning X-Bolt Target 28 Nosler 3+1 26" Urban Carbon Ambush Ca $ 2,749.99 (0) Browning 035438295 X-Bolt Max Long Range 30 Nosler 3 26 Matte B $ 1,199.99 (1) Browning 035498295 X-Bolt Hells Canyon Speed Bolt 30 Nosler 26 $ 1,149.99 (0) Browning 035499295 X … There’s no wood anywhere. The .300 Blackout is here to stay, and we take some time to look at new technology surrounding this cartridge. Roberts is a fairly new hunter, but he adopted the X-Bolt Max Long Range and became proficient with it faster than usual. The parallel lines enable the rifle to ride a rear bag straight rearward in recoil, dramatically reducing muzzle jump and assisting shooters to spot their own impacts downrange. The company is billing the 28 Nosler as the most powerful 7mm cartridge available today. Posts: 440. The three-lug bolt naturally finds equal-bearing equilibrium on its triad of contact points. The muzzle is threaded 5/8-24 (making it compatible with standard suppressors) and is factory-fitted with a sleek, recoil-reducing brake. Fishing, rods & reels, camping gear, tents and much more. Length of pull ranges from 13.75 to 14.25 inches. Stocks must be rigid and contain the barreled action securely and consistently whether in heat or cold, wet or dry, and no matter how much torque is applied in various improvised shooting positions. Debating buying a 28 nosler xbolt Any goods or bads going on with that rifle so far ? "Browning X-Bolt Hells Canyon Speed 28 Nosler Out to 600 Yards" ~ from ozziereviews The Browning 'X-Bolt" Hell Canyon Speed in 28 Nosler is a 7mm Remington Magnum on Steroids! Browning Ammunition's Long Range Pro in 28 Nosler is available at retailers now. ©2020 Outdoor Sportsman Group. |   Browning - X-Bolt Hell's Canyon Long Range - 28 Nosler Rifle. The 175 ELD-X’s shoot at 3150 fps and the 180 ELD-M’s shoot at 3100 fps. This metal tip also helps drive through tough hide and bone. Recoil was modest with both rounds, courtesy of the excellent stock dimensions and muzzle brakes. To achieve the stability, consistent accuracy, and ergonomics necessary to regularly make good hits at extended distances, a rifle must be excellent in all regards. All Shooting Times subscribers now have digital access to their magazine content. Posts: 440. Browning’s X-Bolt Max Long Range is a superbly accurate rifle with long-range bells and whistles. It is. 5 Great Scout Rifles. 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