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Old 01-23-2008, 02:47 PM   #1
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Found elk hunting this year that as I have grown older my rifles have grown heavier. Looking for a factory rifle/scope combo that is really lightweight. Prefer .270 as I have a pre 64 for back-up. Anyone have experience with Tikka T3 LT?

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Old 01-24-2008, 02:31 AM   #2
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I shoot a Ruger M77 Mark II that is very light. My grandpa sometimes shoots a Model 700 Titanium in .270. Both of them are light, the 700 is so light that it feels like a toy.

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Old 01-24-2008, 02:54 AM   #3
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If money is no object, check out Kimber's 84M Montana. You'll have to give up the .270, in favor of .270 WSM, but you get a dead accurate rifle that weighs in at a little over 5#.
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Old 01-24-2008, 08:22 PM   #4
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Great light weight rifle with one of the smoothest bolts on the planet !

Try john @ proload distributors for great prices 208-772-2339 if you have a dealer who will receive it for you.
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