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TooStrongTerry 02-17-2012 10:42 PM

Just purchased a Savage MK II Bolt Action
I must add this thing is gorgeous so I had to grab it. Got it for $230 NIB anyone add any accessories for theirs? Scopes and bi pods etc?


TLuker 02-17-2012 11:15 PM

I got a Model 93 BTVS for Christmas (same as Mark II but in .22mag) and my buddy has the Mark II BTVS; both shot great! I added a cheap 4x16x40 tasco world class and a bipod. I couldn't see spending much on glass for a .22 but I still wanted to be able to zoom in (you can't shoot the wings off a gnat if you can't see it). Right now I wouldn't change anything on it.

My buddy has gotten his best groups with CCI green tags, but I don't think he's gotten bad groups with anything? That gun will flat out shoot, congrats on yours.

JTJ 02-17-2012 11:48 PM

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This is my wife's MKII in 17HM2. Custom stock fit to her.

TooStrongTerry 02-23-2012 05:29 PM

How do I get the iron sights off the barrel?


tCan 02-23-2012 06:16 PM

I wanted the MKII for my first .22, but money dictated that it would be the Marlin 60. I'm super jealous.

Charyoutree 02-24-2012 04:10 PM

Brought home the newest member of the family today--Savage Mk II .22LR. Plastic stock, but have been wanting a woodworking project for myself as well. Grew up with long guns so looking forward to getting out and shooting her.

Quis custodiet ipsos custodes? (Who watches the watchers?) --"Satires", Juvenal (Roman poet)

xSTRIKERx 02-24-2012 05:56 PM

I picked up a Mark 2 TR yesterday just set the accutrigger maxed it out about 2 1/2 lbs

TooStrongTerry 02-24-2012 09:11 PM

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Yeah my acutrigger came really light. I'm still getting used to it I love it


Charyoutree 02-26-2012 08:15 PM

Very light trigger here, too...I estimate it between 2 and 2 1/4 pounds...definitely takes some getting used to. Biggest challenge I had today in getting the iron sights set was my own vision--it ain't what it used to be. Even LASIK begins showing wear after 11 years.../sigh.

But it's a blast to shoot! Ran about 200 bullets own the tube today. With the eyesight not being what I wish i was, I'm thinking about getting a scope. Any suggestions for decent affordable optics for this rifle?

Quis custodiet ipsos custodes? (Who watches the watchers?) --"Satires", Juvenal (Roman poet)

TooStrongTerry 02-27-2012 07:40 AM

Is there a way to adjust the iron sights? And I have a simmons 4x32 scope its like 50-70 bucks


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