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Posted in thread: Single shot enthusiast? on 01-17-2011 at 10:15 PM
My Wickliffe is a 22-250 with exhibition wood and gold inlay. I have several Browning B78's and
a slew of Ruger No. 1's in virtually every caliber offered. I love the single shot, side by
side & o/u s...
Posted in thread: cafsman on 03-16-2010 at 02:15 AM
Not sure I can add much to the forums here but for what it is worth my collection back ground
is in Ruger No. 1 rifles, if you call it collecting. I am more of an accumulator but do have
over 100 that...
Posted in thread: Opinions on the Para Ordnance on 03-15-2010 at 12:47 AM
I'll report back when weather breaks and I get a chance to take it out. May be a few weeks as I
have some trainings to do and have to load some shells.Thanks to all that have expressed their
Posted in thread: shortened stock for M77/22 on 03-14-2010 at 05:49 PM
I did try that as well as about a half dozen other sources. Too many $$$$ to justify cutting
up. I have been watching eBay and hope on one of the forums I will find someone that beat one
up. Looks are...
Posted in thread: Contender scope on 03-14-2010 at 05:47 PM
I don't know if I would need all that power and doubt I could get a clear sight picture at high
magnification unless shooting from a rest. I do have some Burris scopes with posi lock and like
Posted in thread: Single shot enthusiast? on 03-14-2010 at 05:45 PM
They are very nice as well. Do not own one but have looked at several. I do have a Wickliffe as
well that has AAAAA wood on it.
Posted in thread: Contender scope on 03-14-2010 at 01:18 AM
I have been on the forum for over a year and had done this once but just did it again. Thanks
for the reminder.
Posted in thread: cafsman on 03-14-2010 at 01:17 AM
I am a retired fire chief now living in a small IL community. I love to hunt, fish, and collect
Ruger No. 1 rifles. My grandson of seven is my wing man and will be the recipient of my
Posted in thread: Contender scope on 03-14-2010 at 12:58 AM
I agree, that is why I am leaning towards fixed power.Perhaps on my 30 Bellm that I can use for
deer in IL I may opt for a variable as this caliber is accurate out to 150 yards.
Posted in thread: Simmons Gold Medal Scopes on 03-14-2010 at 12:45 AM
If you are not familiar with these they are on par with Leupold and others. Very high quality,
first focal plane scopes.