Budget .308 - Page 3
You are Unregistered, please register to use all of the features of FirearmsTalk.com!    
Firearm & Gun Forum - FireArmsTalk.com > Long Guns > General Rifle Discussion >

Budget .308


Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 01-22-2014, 03:26 AM   #21
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Rick1967's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Clifton,Colorado
Posts: 4,523
Liked 2155 Times on 1181 Posts
Likes Given: 1393

Default

I am left handed too. A few months ago I bought a used Savage 110 in 30-06. It is a left handed model. Really nice rifle. Shoots great. I believe it is available in 308 as well. I really like mine.
__________________
Romans 1:16 I am not ashamed of the gospel, because it is the power of God for the salvation of everyone who believes: first for the Jew, then for the Gentile.
Rick1967 is offline  
big_blue79 Likes This 
Reply With Quote
Old 01-23-2014, 12:52 PM   #22
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
BlueTurf's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Boise,ID
Posts: 1,030
Liked 45 Times on 31 Posts
Likes Given: 22

Default

This is my version of an affordable left-handed bolt action .308 rifle setup. It is the Savage 10FLP, which is the left-handed version of the 10FP. The scope is a simple Bushnell 6x18 in 50mm. I have around $500 total invested in this setup and it is a real tack driver. Oh, don't mind the NM M1A in the pic. It shoots pretty good also and I use my loads in both rifles. I don't have a lot of money tied up in this setup but more than just a few times I have outshot someone who was using a rifle that cost a lot more than mine.
rifle.jpg  

Last edited by BlueTurf; 01-23-2014 at 02:10 PM.
BlueTurf is offline  
big_blue79 Likes This 
Reply With Quote
Old 01-23-2014, 01:28 PM   #23
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
AlotOfPayne's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2014
Posts: 119
Liked 25 Times on 21 Posts

Default

Here is the pictures Seth remember I'm not sure if they come in LH I didn't ever look since I'm RH imageuploadedbyfirearms-talk1390487032.318424.jpg
imageuploadedbyfirearms-talk1390487064.512622.jpg
imageuploadedbyfirearms-talk1390487126.168925.jpg
imageuploadedbyfirearms-talk1390487176.254498.jpg
imageuploadedbyfirearms-talk1390487207.363503.jpg
imageuploadedbyfirearms-talk1390487223.583454.jpg
The pic with the white paper is a envelope wide piece of paper I ran all the way to the action to show you it's really free floated
AlotOfPayne is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 01-23-2014, 01:34 PM   #24
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
AlotOfPayne's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2014
Posts: 119
Liked 25 Times on 21 Posts

Default

imageuploadedbyfirearms-talk1390487659.640872.jpg
imageuploadedbyfirearms-talk1390487677.727977.jpg
AlotOfPayne is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 01-23-2014, 01:45 PM   #25
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
BlueTurf's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Boise,ID
Posts: 1,030
Liked 45 Times on 31 Posts
Likes Given: 22

Default

Hmmmm…….clearly I didn't post enough pics.
BlueTurf is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 01-23-2014, 01:53 PM   #26
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
BlueTurf's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Boise,ID
Posts: 1,030
Liked 45 Times on 31 Posts
Likes Given: 22

Default

The stock on my Savage still had the factory molding marks and lines on it. I carefully sanded it before painting it with Krylon aerosol automotive primer, paint and clear coat. After painting I applied a few coats of Meguiar's carnauba wax with much hand rubbing. The satin black coating with a slight wrinkle finish turned out real well. It seems to be pretty durable and has held up well so far. Considering the depth of my painting skills, which isn't much, I am pretty pleased with the job.
BlueTurf is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 01-23-2014, 02:22 PM   #27
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Seth_A7X's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2013
Location: New York
Posts: 141
Liked 19 Times on 14 Posts
Likes Given: 2

Default

I couldn't find either of those on the website. Probably because I'm in school and need to be fast :P
Can you guys possibly send me a link to it if you find it? Thanks a lot.
__________________
If you can't be safe, be deadly.
Seth_A7X is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 01-23-2014, 03:15 PM   #28
FTF_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
303tom's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Missouri
Posts: 4,405
Liked 1592 Times on 1078 Posts
Likes Given: 1727

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Seth_A7X View Post
Hey guys. I'm looking for a budget ($600 without scope is limit) .308
I'm looking for the gun to be left handed. So far, I'm looking at the Savage Axis (LH .308) and a Remington 700 SPS (LH .308)
Any other decent firearms around this price and left handed in .308? It will be for target and deer hunting. Thanks
My Nephew last year with my Handi-Rifle in .243 Win., 350 bucks scope & all, and I have one in .308 just like it same price !...........
noah-s-10-pointer.jpg  
__________________
When all else fails.
303tom is online now  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 01-23-2014, 03:25 PM   #29
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
AlotOfPayne's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2014
Posts: 119
Liked 25 Times on 21 Posts

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Seth_A7X View Post
I couldn't find either of those on the website. Probably because I'm in school and need to be fast :P
Can you guys possibly send me a link to it if you find it? Thanks a lot.
I can't find an online link either you will probably have to just call or go to your nearest dicks to find out
AlotOfPayne is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 01-23-2014, 04:29 PM   #30
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
AlotOfPayne's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2014
Posts: 119
Liked 25 Times on 21 Posts

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Seth_A7X View Post
I couldn't find either of those on the website. Probably because I'm in school and need to be fast :P
Can you guys possibly send me a link to it if you find it? Thanks a lot.
I can't find an online link either you will probably have to just call or go to your nearest dicks to find out
AlotOfPayne is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Firearms Forum Replies Last Post
My Budget 10/22 Mckr327 .22 Rifle/Rimfire Discussion 4 09-23-2013 09:37 PM
budget hbar ar-15 Jedi940 AR-15 Discussion 1 07-10-2010 03:29 AM
AR Budget and what to get cpttango30 General Rifle Discussion 20 01-14-2009 02:57 PM



Newest Threads