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  • Posted in thread: what're the benefits of each rifle... gotta pick one on 03-27-2015 at 12:54 AM
    The M1A will need endless tinkering, and once you get it accurized, it won't stay that way
    forever. It's great for tinkerers and military buffs, but that's about all it is good for.I'd
    take the Browni...

  • Posted in thread: Savage 93R17 FVSS on 03-26-2015 at 01:30 AM
    It looks better than mine, my rifle has the old brushed stainless finish. Our stocks are very
    similar though.I think you'll be very pleased with it, a really excellent firearm.

  • Posted in thread: Savage 93R17 FVSS on 03-23-2015 at 06:30 PM
    I took the "grackle-blaster 3000" to the range today. After shooting paper for just a few
    minutes, I switched over to popping used shotgun hulls that the range is littered with. ( I had
    the place to m...

  • Posted in thread: Savage m11 scout on 03-23-2015 at 01:59 PM
    why would putting inferior optic mounting forward ofvthe receiver be preferable?? if your going
    to mount a useful optic it needs to be a useful optic on a qd mount. the rear sight needs to be
    barrel m...

  • Posted in thread: Savage 93R17 FVSS on 03-20-2015 at 02:25 PM
    Sure did dress up that Marlin. Beautiful rifle!

  • Posted in thread: 1885 High Wall Surgery Successful on 03-16-2015 at 10:07 PM
    :cheers:My 1885 High Wall (Winchester/Miroku) survived some trigger work that I wanted to do.
    All I did was stone the sear/hammer surfaces and put in a lighter trigger return spring - but
    it was a dif...

  • Posted in thread: Savage 93R17 FVSS on 03-16-2015 at 05:38 PM
    There is aftermarket bottom metal that is considerably thicker than the Savage item. - I just
    got by with the washer fix shown earlier.With the right washer, you could (from a functional
    standpoint) s...

  • Posted in thread: Savage 93R17 FVSS on 03-16-2015 at 02:28 AM
    We'll want to see pictures after you get it in the new stock!

  • Posted in thread: MOA question on 03-14-2015 at 03:54 PM
    You are right.With 1/4 minute clicks at 100 yards:4 clicks per inch at 100 yards.8 clicks per
    inch at 50 yards.16 clicks per inch at 25 yards.

  • Posted in thread: Rifle chambered in .260 rem or 6.5 creedmoor on 03-14-2015 at 03:45 PM
    Just my .02 but your best bet is probably going to be a Savage? I'm not a Savage fan by any
    means but their barrels are easy to change and that gives options on down the road. You could
    even order a c...

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