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Old 12-26-2010, 10:20 PM   #61
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Yeah, we'll just have to watch the weather. I don't mind shooting in the cold, but it would suck trying to zero the rifle in the rain.

It also now has that 6-18x40 scope on it. I could really tell the difference from the 3-9x40 the last time I had it out. I got it kind of zeroed, but I could really feel the stout trigger pull keeping me from being where I wanted to be. The combination of the scope and trigger should be a major difference.

I realize that it's a ninety + year old battle rifle, but from the way it shoots, I believe it's capable of much more accuracy than it has been showing.

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Yeah, we'll just have to watch the weather. I don't mind shooting in the cold, but it would suck trying to zero the rifle in the rain.

It also now has that 6-18x40 scope on it. I could really tell the difference from the 3-9x40 the last time I had it out. I got it kind of zeroed, but I could really feel the stout trigger pull keeping me from being where I wanted to be. The combination of the scope and trigger should be a major difference.

I realize that it's a ninety + year old battle rifle, but from the way it shoots, I believe it's capable of much more accuracy than it has been showing.
The one I have that is fully sporterized shoots great, has a sewer pipe for a barrel and the stock trigger. Yours should do great.
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We shall see.

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