Originally Posted by blueshield67
I'm looking for a rifle to start deer hunting with and to practice long range shooting with? I want a good rifle/scope combination and this is new territory for me and I'm on a tight budget. Thanks ahead for your advice and suggestions!!!!
check out the Marlin X7 series. comes in 243, 7mm-08, 308, 25-06, 270, 30-06, 22-250 and 223. very well made, very accurate. pillar bedded stock, adjustable trigger. decently priced rifles.