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Old 03-30-2013, 07:53 AM   #21
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I have a savage 93R17 and it is pretty picky with ammo i sighted it in with 20 gr ballistic tips and when I shot 20 gr FMJ's the accuracy was considerable compromised but I really like the accutrigger
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Old 03-30-2013, 07:55 AM   #22
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Try the 17gr TNTs with that gun, trust me
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Old 03-30-2013, 07:57 AM   #23
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Haha I have yet to get to blow up any squirrels with it but the other day I did get to try out my ruger m77 mark II on a groundhog haha Hornady vmax at 3900 feet per second geez that groundhog didn't know what hit him
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Thanks apex I'll keep all that in mind. Do you know what a fair price would be for the tikka t3 would be?
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Cabelas says 680 to 750 for the tikkas but idk what they sell for at gun shows If I see one at a gun show ill let you know
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They have gone up a bit since I bought mine, the T3 stainless runs around $650 at some of your major retailers last I checked but the blued version runs $599, seen them on sale a few times but have not found another Stainless for $408 like I got mine.
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Well Cabelas is like BassPro they overprice everything, I found mine online and had it shipped to my girlfriends store.
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Sweet those tikkas look pretty nice are they consistent at 500 yards?
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YEP, they are often used in production class 1,000 yard matches, them and the heavy barrel Savages are always going head to head.
Tikka is made by Sako and use their barrels, best production barrel I have ever seen.
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Sounds kind of pricey guys and thanks mtn I'm sure it will be a couple of months before I actually buy one. I got to save up first.
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