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Posted in thread: Remington 870 Disappointment on 03-25-2013 at 01:13 AM
CMJ, welcome to the forum. Your experience reinforces my decision not to buy any Remington
firearms until The Freedom Group sells the brand to someone who 1. cares about firearms, 2.
knows how to run ...
Posted in thread: Weatherby vanguard? on 03-19-2013 at 10:46 PM
I have a Vanguard S2 in .308 and love it. It is very accurate (9/16" groups with Remington
CoreLokt 180gr), functions reliably and the fit/finish is great. It has a smooth two-stage
trigger, which bre...
Posted in thread: New Weatherby SA08 on 03-19-2013 at 10:38 PM
After much wavering and bugging others for advice I got off the dime and bought a Weatherby
SA08 20g today. I can pick it up tomorrow.Now the wife and I are both equipped to shoot this
Posted in thread: Deciding on a shotgun on 03-18-2013 at 11:01 PM
Ok, I took the plunge and sold my Ruger Red Label 12g to Cabelas. They rated it at 98% and gave
me $750. I know a private sale would have netted me more money, but I did not want to deal with
Posted in thread: Remington 783 on 03-04-2013 at 01:51 AM
Is the Remington 783 just a re-branded version of the Marlin X7 (they are both owned by The
Posted in thread: New to the rifle world. Can anyone answere a question for me. on 02-20-2013 at 04:59 PM
If you do not have your heart set on a Remington, I would consider other rifle brands such as
Savage (11/111), Tikka (T3), and Weatherby (Vanguard S2). The past few years Remington's QC has
Posted in thread: Want to start deer hunting. What kind of rifle do iI need? on 02-18-2013 at 01:46 AM
I recommend 7MM-08, .308 (if .308 reappears in stores after the post Sandy Hook 'military' ammo
run), and if you are making longer shots but do not want to much recoil 25-06 and 270.
Posted in thread: Quick Shots: The Lee-Enfield on 02-08-2013 at 02:24 AM
1943 Lee Enfield No 4 Mk I
Posted in thread: Savage 7mm-08 on 02-04-2013 at 03:44 PM
Since .308 is nowhere to be found after the run on 'military' ammo, the 7mm-08 is a great
choice, especially if you reload.Have you considered the Weatherby Vanguard S2? It is very well
Posted in thread: 270 and 7mm-08 question on 02-02-2013 at 12:00 PM
If you want availability and lower priced ammo, go with the .270 (or .308, or 30-06, for that
matter). Seven mm-08 is a great round, but it is relatively expensive and there is not much
selection out ...