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Old 08-07-2013, 03:42 AM   #1
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I need Advise seems nice to me but its from big 5 so I'm not sure! Thanks!!
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Old 08-07-2013, 03:45 AM   #2
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Some will say that the 770 is nice for a first gun, but I will tell you to steer clear. A savage axis or marlin x7 or a ruger American would be way better.

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Old 08-07-2013, 10:40 AM   #3
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Some will say that the 770 is nice for a first gun, but I will tell you to steer clear. A savage axis or marlin x7 or a ruger American would be way better.
Concur. Also keep eyes open for used stuff.
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It will shoot. It might be accurate or it might not. You will get better over all quality with the Ruger American, Savage Axis, Marlin XR/XL7.

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for that amount of money there are better choices. now if it was 200 that would be different . but allot of people would even disagree with that

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I wouldn't take a Remington 770 if it was given to me,they are a complete junk rifle. Don't waste your money on one.

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770 have had a bad rep, lately.

There's a lot of better stuff out there.

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Some will say that the 770 is nice for a first gun, but I will tell you to steer clear. A savage axis or marlin x7 or a ruger American would be way better.
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It will shoot. It might be accurate or it might not. You will get better over all quality with the Ruger American, Savage Axis, Marlin XR/XL7.
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I wouldn't take a Remington 770 if it was given to me,they are a complete junk rifle. Don't waste your money on one.
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770 have had a bad rep, lately.

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I am a Remington man but I bought a 770 for my sons first deer rifle and it was crap. I sold it and bought the Ruger American in .243 and that is a dandy little rifle.

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I need Advise seems nice to me but its from big 5 so I'm not sure! Thanks!!
Paid 300 for my .270 and never had a problem with it. Alot of these people seem to have problems with sticky bolts and such. Mine was never an issue. Stock scope isn't the greatest either. But for $300 I think I got a good rifle. Not saying its the greatest out there and I probably could have found an American for that price but oh well.
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