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Old 12-17-2009, 03:52 AM   #1
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I just got an older Savage 93R17 .17 HMR .. can i change out the barrel for a Heavy barrel..and maybe a diferent stock(has synthetic) .. or can
i know they make the new ones w/ a heavy barrel . but i cant find any info on the older models like this one..

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Old 12-18-2009, 12:02 AM   #2
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????? can anyone help?

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Old 12-18-2009, 02:18 AM   #3
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It would be possible to order a barrel blank and fit it to your rifle pretty easy BUT it would be a gunsmith deal-I doubt the factory would want to sell just a barrel instead of a whole other rifle.

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To rebarrel a 17HMR may end up costing you more then buying a new rig off the shelf.

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Old 12-18-2009, 10:25 PM   #5
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well i decided to not change barrels ... i kinda like it thte way it is... after shooting my dads hm2 w/ a heavy barrel I like how light mine is now.... and hey i dont need a speacial barrel to make me shoot good

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