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Old 05-14-2013, 11:56 AM   #21
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If you had to make a list with some 2-3 favorite guns for their purpose, what would it look like?

Heres some genres:

Best long range hunting rifle(200 yds ++)=25-06,Remington!
Best normal range hunting rifle=308,Winchester!
Best budget rifle=Savage!
Best shotgun in terms of reliability=Mossberg--Remington!
Best shotgun for hunting game on the ground=as above!
Best shotgun for hunting flying game=a quality over&under
Best gun for bear defence=45-70 Gov with hand loads!
Best gun for home-protection=18"pump shotgun&357 revolver!
Best survival gun=22 Magnum over 20 Gage!

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if you could have only ONE single gun, what would it be?=12 Gage pump!

I know this is a thread where the answers will differ a lot, but its only ment as a fun-thread.
It was fun and I thank you!
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Best long range hunting rifle. .270 for medium game. .300 Win mag for anything bigger.

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I only listed guns I own.
1. Best Long Range Hunting Rifle: Winchester Model 88 in .308 Winchester.
2. Best Midrange Hunting Rifle: Winchester Model 1894 in .30-30 Winchester.
3. Best Budget Rifle: Marlin 336 in. 30-30 Winchester.
4. Most Reliable Shotgun: Harrington & Richardson Model 58 Topper modified choke in 20 gauge.
5. Best Ground Game Shotgun: The same as above.
6. Best Bird Gun: Remington 870 Modified choke in 12 gauge.
7. Best Bear Defense: Remington 742 Woodmaster in .30-06 Springfield.
8. Best Home Defense: Winchester Model 50 full choke in 12 gauge.
9. Best Survival Gun: The H&R.
10. Best All Purpose Gun: You guessed it! The H&R!

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Best long range hunting rifle(200 yds ++) Weatherby Mark V in 300 win mag.
Best normal range hunting rifle Howa 1500 30/06
Best budget rifle Howa 1500 30/06
Best shotgun in terms of reliability 12 ga Mossberg 500
Best shotgun for hunting game on the ground 12 ga Mossberg 500 combo with a rifled slug barrel and a 28" vent rib barrel
Best shotgun for hunting flying game see above
Best gun for bear defence 12 ga Maverick 88 with extended magazine.
Best gun for home-protection see above
Best survival gun
If I was in one place the mossberg 500 combo
If I was nomadic 22 wmr bolt action.

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