THESE ARE A BRAND NEW DESIGN OF CONTENDER BARREL THAT ARE SPECIFICALLY MADE FOR THE G2 CONTENDER, THEY WILL NOT WORK ON A G1 (ORIGINAL CONTENDER) FRAME. MARTY
FEDERAL'S NEW 224 VALKYRIE IS TAKING THE MARKET BY STORM MUCH AS HORNADY'S 6.5 CREEDMOOR HAS DONE. THEY ARE BOASTING 1000 YD ACCURACY, AND SUPERSONIC SPEEDS PAST 1300 YARDS.
HausofArms has partnered with MGM (Match Grade Machine) in Utah and has done a special batch of these barrels to fill that need. These are TC G2 SPECIFIC Contender Stainless Steel barrels 24" long BULL contour (.810" diameter, any factory rifle forend will work) chambered in 224 Valkyrie with a 1 in 7" twist and 5R rifling. This twist rate will be ideal for the NEW Federal ammo UP TO 90 grains bullet weight. Heavier bullet weights will require a 1 in 6" twist rate and those will be available down the road. These barrels will fit any TC G2 CONTENDER Frame ONLY! as well as fit any factory rifle forend. These are priced less than MGM's normal price, and with free shipping in the continental US and free use of credit cards through HausofArms.
Dylan at MGM had some velocity testing on these calibers by an independent 3rd party, check out this link it is extremely informative and will answer alot of your questions regarding barrel length and velocity.