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Jynxx13 01-07-2013 01:08 AM

Savage FCP McMillan vs Remington XCR tac long range
 
Which would you choose for longer distance hunting? Say 1000 yds at most. Which one is more accurate, durable, more upgradable, ect.

bigdaddy573 01-07-2013 01:42 AM

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Originally Posted by Jynxx13 (Post 1083345)
Which would you choose for longer distance hunting? Say 1000 yds at most. Which one is more accurate, durable, more upgradable, ect.

Taking a 1000yard shot is not a easy thing to do let alone trying to get a bullet to hit in a 5 inch mark on a deer no matter the what gun or caliber you use and no gun can be more accurate then the other as long as you use the ammo that the rifle prefers and the sky is the limit with upgrades to both rifles

hardluk1 01-07-2013 02:01 PM

Luck of the draw as to which ones better but the savage is easier to upgrade and can be done at home. savage does make there target series that are a step up over both for LR matchs. nether make a great hunting rifle. Pick a 6.5 caliber cartidge. Then its all about optics, rifle rest , reloading skills and your skill as a shooter.

gun-junkie 01-08-2013 12:40 PM

I own the savage fcp-sr .308 and it shoots great I can consistently keep them in a half inch at 100yds haven't moved out from there yet though still working on loads. I bought the rifle about 3 weeks ago and put a vortex viper on it. I'm not a huge fan of Remington but that's me. Also I am just getting into Precision shooting so all I can tell ya is what I have seen with my one rifle. And I don't have the McMillan stock.

Jynxx13 01-10-2013 12:08 PM

Thanks everyone for your input! It was Instrumental in my decision!

gun-junkie 01-10-2013 05:57 PM

What did you go with!? I wouldn't mind hearing about how you like after you get a chance to break it in!

Jynxx13 01-10-2013 10:33 PM

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Originally Posted by gun-junkie
What did you go with!? I wouldn't mind hearing about how you like after you get a chance to break it in!

I decided on the Savage fcp with the McMillan stock it should come in tomorrow and on Saturday I'm hunting! So ill keep ya posted!


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