Last Activity:12-06-2011 8:50 PM
Posted in thread: Interested in Savage 340C on 12-05-2011 at 11:23 AM
I'm not much on general trends concerning firearm prices and don't go to many shows so wondered
if anyone could enlighten me ragarding Savage 340 bolt action prices. Came across a bolt
Posted in thread: J.C. Higgins Model 50 on 11-19-2011 at 11:01 AM
So at the risk of sounding ignorant, what does that do for the gun?I gather, longer barrel
life, better corrosion resistance and easier cleaning. On a hunting rifle, none of these
factors are much of ...
Posted in thread: J.C. Higgins Model 50 on 11-19-2011 at 12:19 AM
actually a really good gun. Excellent guns, built by High Standard for Sears off Belgium FN
actions. I have two in .30-06. Both very accurate and the barrels are chrome lined. That .270
Posted in thread: Savage 170 worth picking up? on 11-15-2011 at 11:33 PM
Recently came across a clean one in .30-30 for $250. I've read of feeding issues with some but
I like the .30-30 pump concept and, to me, they have hunting rifle written all over them - are
they good ...
Posted in thread: Shooter Savage 99? on 09-08-2010 at 11:48 AM
Thank you CA357! I figured that's what it was worth. Think I would have been more interested if
the rifle had more wear to the wood and bluing but absent the screw holes!The savage search
Posted in thread: Shooter Savage 99? on 09-08-2010 at 05:38 AM
I went to look at a 1940 Vintage Savage 99 this evening listed in the local classified for
$450. EG model, I believe, in .300 Savage with schnabel fore-end and rotary magazine with brass
counter. The ...
Posted in thread: Could you help me identify? :) on 09-06-2010 at 02:51 AM
I spoke with him again on the phone and he indicated that "Fajen" was inscribed on the butt
plate. No other info but he said he would send another photo. I'll post when it arrives.
Posted in thread: Could you help me identify? :) on 09-05-2010 at 11:30 PM
Thanks for your response jpattersonnh, not sure what type of scope it wears as I didn't think
to ask on the phone. Guess I always assume scopes add little value to rifles on the used
market. Yeah, I s...
Posted in thread: Could you help me identify? :) on 09-05-2010 at 10:20 PM
Greetings!Just wondering if you firearms experts could help me identify this .270?It's listed
in a local classified at $350 - called and the owner said no writing appears anywhere? Looks to
be a mause...
Posted in thread: Anyone farmiliar with Churchill (gunmakers) ltd?? on 04-28-2010 at 07:33 PM
After WW2, Many Brit companies made some really outstanding rifles on 98 receivers. Check the
chamber and throat for erosion. It would be a great buy at $300.00. BTW, check the
crown!!!!Thanks for the...