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Posted in thread: Need help choosing .22 rifle on 04-03-2010 at 06:06 PM
I'm really getting sick of seeing this crap about "get a bolt action first, its more
accurate..." I call Bull Spit on this. Ok, granted, yes, physics says that a typical bolt
action is "more accurate"...
Posted in thread: barrel length significance in .22LR on 02-05-2010 at 06:41 AM
I have a buddy whose back yard crunches underfoot now from the .22 & 9mm cases. I do not envy
him having to mow that in a couple of months.Nice image to remind me to have a large tarp down
when I'm do...
Posted in thread: Golden Bullets Are Junk!!! (in my weapon) on 02-05-2010 at 06:34 AM
Went to the range for the first time with my new (used) Marlin 60. The guy that sold the gun to
me threw in a box of 50 Golden Bullet HV .22LR by Remington. Within the past few days I've been
Posted in thread: my first marlin model 60. what accessories are available for it? on 02-01-2010 at 07:01 PM
ICU, the Marlin 60 is only 4 years older. Began production in 1960 :)The 795 was made starting
in 1997, the 70HC (early 795) & 70P (Papoose) began in 1986. They're already catching up to the
10/22 at ...
Posted in thread: Breaking in a Barrel on 02-01-2010 at 06:34 PM
Is it going to be senseless to try to test and compare ammo for my gun at an indoor range that
is only 25 yards long? Or am I more or less trying to see which ammo it'll eat better and have
Posted in thread: my first marlin model 60. what accessories are available for it? on 01-31-2010 at 06:05 AM
The RUGER guys are jealous because Marlin came out with the better rifle FIRST!!The M-60 has
been outselling the Ruger since the Ruger 10/22 came along.12 million Model 60 Marlins can't be
Posted in thread: Breaking in a Barrel on 01-31-2010 at 04:00 AM
Go out and buy one 50 round box of each brand you can find. Try to get at least 10 different
manufacturers.Take a note pad and pen with you along with plenty of targets.Great tip Cane,
thanks so much....
Posted in thread: Help justifying diferences in cost: Marlin 60/Savage 64/MKII on 01-27-2010 at 10:39 PM
Nice job on the "build" thread Cane. Inspiring indeed. Where would I find the results of it's
shooting?I picked mine up today. :D Went with the Marlin 60, used, for $75, can't really
complain about th...
Posted in thread: Help justifying diferences in cost: Marlin 60/Savage 64/MKII on 01-27-2010 at 03:06 AM
Thanks canebrake, that'll be good bedtime reading for me.. :D
Posted in thread: Help justifying diferences in cost: Marlin 60/Savage 64/MKII on 01-27-2010 at 03:04 AM
I've heard this too many times, hence the reason it was not in the list. Although I am quite
certian ANY of the aforementioned rifles (including the ruger) are better than I am so it
doesn't matter al...