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Posted in thread: Why are Browning Rifles so expensive? on 11-09-2009 at 12:51 PM
What makes Browning rifle cost more than Remington's, Ruger's and others as well. I see nothing
more to them maybe the 60* bolt throw because it has 3 locking lugs and not the std 2. The BOSS
Posted in thread: recommend me a rifle scope. on 11-09-2009 at 12:34 PM
Spent some time playing with the hunting rifle, and i really feel the old scope that is on
there is pretty archaic and would like something alittle more modern.Rifle is a Sako L61R
chambered to use a ...
Posted in thread: Powder storage - useful life? on 11-09-2009 at 12:31 PM
I have W748,IMR 4895 and 4198 still in the original metal cans thats 20 years old,it shoot just
as good as the day it was bought. Store you powder & primers in a cool dry place and away for
Posted in thread: Powder storage - useful life? on 11-06-2009 at 10:26 PM
I've got several powders for loads that I seldom fire/reload as wells as primers that I wasn't
using until I got a different caliber a couple of months ago that needed them.I got to thinking
Posted in thread: Hi, New forum Member on 11-06-2009 at 05:29 PM
No Canebrake ;-) - I said soon to be Sr. citizen - I'm 52. My grandfather taught me to shoot
with an old (even then) Remington semi-auto 22 lr made on the Browning patent for their little
break down 2...
Posted in thread: blued vs stainless barrel on 11-06-2009 at 04:40 PM
In my opinion I don't think the finish really matters to most game animals. If you look back at
older guns and gun catalogs, the only finish available was a relatively high gloss blue - in
fact a majo...
Posted in thread: Opinions of the Remington 7600 on 11-06-2009 at 03:03 PM
A model 760 in 270 was the very first rifle I bought for myself after getting out on my own -
you know I just couldn't use/have the same style or type of rifle my dad had let me use growing
up ;-). I'...
Posted in thread: Remington 700 on 11-06-2009 at 02:35 PM
I don't think you can go wrong as long as you stay in the 700 lineup, particularly BDL/CDL/XCR
line which are Rem's approximate top of the line rifles. Like other have stated, I wouldn't
care for te 7...
Posted in thread: Hi, New forum Member on 11-06-2009 at 02:17 PM
I'm a soon to be Senior citizen and new grandparent. I've been involved shooting, hunting,
gunsmithing to various degrees over the years and have monitored many of these forums for quite
a while. Just...
Posted in thread: Why are Browning Rifles so expensive? on 11-06-2009 at 02:06 PM
Somehow this turned from a discussion about the relative merits vs cost of two rifle brands to
attacking opinions on scopes. Was someone trolling for a fight?For my 2 cents, I haven't been
able to fin...