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Old 08-23-2010, 04:48 AM   #1
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Well, i picked up a Remington 7400 30-06 with a Pentax scope as my 1st rifle about 1 month ago, getting used to it now, but was wondering if i made a good choice for my 1st rifle, i've had fun with my S&W .40 pistol and wanted to get into rifles. What do you guys think? should i have gone with a diff rifle/ Cal? using it for Deer. thanks all



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Nothing wrong with a 7400.



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the 30-06 will put a deer down just fine, even at range. i think you made a good choice

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Does it work for you?

If yes then you did good. Have fun and shoot lots.

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Does it work for you?

If yes then you did good. Have fun and shoot lots.
What he said...
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thanks all, just didnt know how it compared to other's out in market, havent shot anything yet other than some targets at range. thanks again

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Good gun that will serve you well. There isn't any game in North America that your gun isn't suitable for. Practice as much as you can and you will have it made.

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Heck yeah! can't go wrong with a Remington!

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Good gun that will serve you well. There isn't any game in North America that your gun isn't suitable for. Practice as much as you can and you will have it made.

Yep !!
With so many different available loads for it,,,,,,,,, go hunting !!
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Yes raider, you done well. I still ahve my old 742 and won't part with it.



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