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Old 08-29-2013, 02:04 AM   #1
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Well i just bought a Savage 111LR Hunter .300 Win Mag..



Now i got some cash extra laying around from my dad(He give me some cash to borrow.Yes i know i'm a gun freak). So i wanted to buy another caliber, either a Savage 111 lr hunter or maybe a used ..50 bmg rifle.

I'm looking for a under 3,000 dollars.

Let me think. What rifle is tactical look that is under 3,000.

I like Strong and Powerful caliber and tactical rifle.

Let me know what some rifle that you know that is like the one im describing.

Edit: Please, No Negative comments.

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Howdy,

Well i just bought a Savage 111LR Hunter .300 Win Mag..



Now i got some cash extra laying around from my dad(He give me some cash to borrow.Yes i know i'm a gun freak). So i wanted to buy another caliber, either a Savage 110fcp or maybe a used ..50 bmg rifle.

I'm looking for a under 3,000 dollars.

Let me think. What rifle is tactical look that is under 3,000.

I like Strong and Powerful caliber and tactical rifle.

Let me know what some rifle that you know that is like the one im describing.

Edit: Please, No Negative comments.
why not the 338 LM you were going to get?
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why not the 338 LM you were going to get?
Well the rifle that i have in mind is a Savage 111 Long Range hunter .338 Lapua, My other option is a cheap .50 bmg (Serbu,Shtf,etc), I just want an opinion from you guys.
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Well the rifle that i have in mind is a Savage 111 Long Range hunter .338 Lapua, My other option is a cheap .50 bmg (Serbu,Shtf,etc), I just want an opinion from you guys.
look into the Armalite AR 50. 50 BMG single shot bolt action, weighs in at about 32 lbs. and IIRC, a MSRP of around $3300. i have handled one and it's very solid and seems well built.

http://www.armalite.com/Categories.aspx?Category=0406c9ff-539d-4b4c-ae1f-d045b91324c3
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What about what one of those single shot .50BMG uppers that you can pin on an AR lower?

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What about what one of those single shot .50BMG uppers that you can pin on an AR lower?
the ones i have seen are almost as expensive as an entire rifle and you still need an AR lower.
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Well i'll try to talk to someone on armlist, they have a an ar-50 for like 2.9k.

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Into AKs? How about the VEPR, in 7.62X54R?

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Into AKs? How about the VEPR, in 7.62X54R?
Yeah, I'm in to Ak, But i'm looking for a High Caliber Long Range Rifle lol.
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Yeah, I'm in to Ak, But i'm looking for a High Caliber Long Range Rifle lol.
Isn't .300 WM a high caliber long range rifle?
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