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TOP PREDATOR 09-16-2009 02:01 PM

Remington model 5
 
anyone have experience with it? how is the accuracy at 100 / 200 yards?
looking to have a dedicated smallbore silhoutte and compition rifle, presently using a savage MKII, getting -1.75" groups at 100, -7" at 200.

how does the model 5 compare to a cz 452 / 453 and mkii?

cpttango30 09-16-2009 02:49 PM

Might try asking over at Rimfire central.com as well in the remmy section. There are a bunch of owners over there.

All I can say is that it is an import from some old eastern European country.

cpttango30 09-16-2009 02:51 PM

If you want a comp ready rimfire from remington you need to look at the 40x rimfire or the 547 these are going to give you the best bang for your buck in a comp ready rimfire.

TOP PREDATOR 09-17-2009 02:11 PM

i'd like to get a 40X, just don't have the funds or forecasted future funds to get my hands on one. have cabela points to use up, plus an extra mailer for 20.00 off for a purchase over 120.00. i just called my "local" cabelas (about 1.5 hours away), the guy said i can use both the points and the 20.00 off toward the rifle.


with tax and registration, should be about $175.00. although i love my mkii, i think i hit the accuracy wall and can't get much more out of it. i was saving up for a cz, but when i seen this remington, it caught my eye for a dedicated silhoutte set up. can't seem to find anyone that has good grouping #'s past 50 yards though.

trying to get on rf central, but my log on info is messed up.

biggest thing is i don't mind passing this up and going with the cz for the extra $, but if the model 5 is close, i'll take a trip on saturday to get it. just not convinced yet, so if you guys have any other opinions, reviews, or experience with it i'd appreciate it.

i don't want to have a "should've bought a cz" moment.....

canebrake 09-21-2009 12:27 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by TOP PREDATOR (Post 160500)
anyone have experience with it? how is the accuracy at 100 / 200 yards?
looking to have a dedicated smallbore silhoutte and compition rifle, presently using a savage MKII, getting -1.75" groups at 100, -7" at 200.

how does the model 5 compare to a cz 452 / 453 and mkii?

TOP PREDATOR, why don't you jump over to the Introductions section and tell us a little about yourself.


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