The inspiration for the 300 WSM hunting rifle line came from hunters Mike Owens and Justin Rackley. The Wild Mesa rifle line embodies the traditional hunting style rifle while utilizing current manufacturing techniques that have cut out weight and increased knockdown. Read more about the Wild Mesa line here.
Why cut rifle? Single-point cut rifling is often cited as holding accuracy significantly longer. It also has shown more gradual signs of expiration over a button-rifled barrel.