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Old 03-21-2014, 09:24 PM   #11
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It's very cool, but it's mostly "just because he can".

If you want an excellent target rifle, there are many Savage, Howa, Winchester, and Remington rifles that can be had for the same amount of money. However, none of those rifles are chambered for 7.62x54R, that I know of.

If Savage decided to make a 7.62x54R chambered rifle, that'd pretty much put the Mosin target rifle idea to bed.
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It's very cool, but it's mostly "just because he can".

If you want an excellent target rifle, there are many Savage, Howa, Winchester, and Remington rifles that can be had for the same amount of money. However, none of those rifles are chambered for 7.62x54R, that I know of.

If Savage decided to make a 7.62x54R chambered rifle, that'd pretty much put the Mosin target rifle idea to bed.
it would be cool if someone came out with a modern bolt action chambered in 7.62x54r. i might even have to buy one!
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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/SV-98 Modern bolt in same caliber. I doubt it could be had here.


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'Gello, a good hooker is never cheap!
Clearly you've never spent any time in Thailand or the Phillippines.
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Clearly you've never spent any time in Thailand or the Phillippines.
nope! but i did live in Houston for many years!
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When the 91/30 was developed it was designed to shoot a 200 gr plus projectile. 147 gr milsurp ammo was designed for suppression fire.

I am reasonably sure the author didn't spend a penny out of his pocket to build that rifle. No one in their right mind is going to spend $600 to build a rifle that is worth $175 or less.
The M91 was 200gr, the 91/30 has different sights and the PE or PU scopes are cammed for 180gr. We see people all the time buying a cheap modern rifle, changing the stock, putting a flash hider or brake on it, and lets not forget the bipod and scope. Bet they are spending 400.00 + easily. Whats the difference??
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nope! but i did live in Houston for many years!
At a Holiday inn express??
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Clearly you've never spent any time in Thailand or the Phillippines.
Been to both places many times, but much prefer Patpong
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It never amazes me what people will do to a rifle. Once again,you couldn't give me a truck load of these old relics.
I'm just not a fan of the Mosin!
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