Last Activity:06-08-2014 3:30 AM
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Posted in thread: Savage model 110, good platform to build upon? on 05-25-2014 at 10:05 AM
To my mind the Savage is a good choice as a customisable rifle if you are happy to do barrel
changes yourself and are happy to go slowly towards a long range goal. My only concern is the
stock. A good...
Posted in thread: .22 Hornet .vs. .223 Remington on 05-11-2014 at 12:19 PM
If it were to be a dedicated hunting only rifle,a 12x max power would be fine,but if you are
wanting to small varmints,or longer ranges and do it with precision,I wouldn't limit myself to
a 12x scope....
Posted in thread: .22 Hornet .vs. .223 Remington on 05-10-2014 at 11:54 AM
Some very good advice here; .223, Savage, Laminated stock, GOOD SCOPE!!!!If you have an
accurate rifle regardless of the cost and mount a cheap scope on it you are wasting time and
money.Save up, chos...
Posted in thread: My New Zealand deer rifle on 04-08-2014 at 04:41 AM
Ill leave it with my brother in law over in Whakatane. He's a trustworthy bloke and I know he
wont abuse it.I should add that Im going to scrape the checkering off the forestock. I was
learning and pr...
Posted in thread: My New Zealand deer rifle on 04-07-2014 at 05:53 AM
Oooops, having trouble uploading the pics.Ill try again
Posted in thread: My New Zealand deer rifle on 04-07-2014 at 05:47 AM
Ive been putting a rifle together to take to NZ shoot deer and pigs then leave there for the
next time.It had to be a rifle I don't use much, if at all.This is a Martini Enfield in .35
Whelen Rimmed. ...
Posted in thread: Lee Enfield question on 04-06-2014 at 12:52 AM
Yes the primers were fully indented.We have great difficulty getting projectiles here in
uncommon calibers. .358 is non-existent and .312 difficult. I had to make do with what I could
get.Yes I shot a...
Posted in thread: Lee Enfield question on 04-05-2014 at 01:22 PM
Ive shot off a few of the rounds he got with the rifle. About 60 so far. Interesting to say the
least, some failed to fire. Others (a good many) were fractional hangfires. So Im getting
practice at ke...
Posted in thread: Lee Enfield question on 04-05-2014 at 07:24 AM
Let me be the first to say welcome to the forums :) I have no idea how to answer your question,
but I'm sure someone that does will be along soon. You'll probably have to give them a few
Posted in thread: Lee Enfield question on 04-05-2014 at 04:01 AM
Hi Ive just joined. I was a gunsmith from 1992 to 1997 and have 'dabbled' since.I recently
acquired an unmarked No4 (Savage 1942) from a friend who bought it 32 years ago. He bought it
and 250 MkVII r...