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Posted in thread: new rifle: Marlin xs7vh .223 on 05-15-2014 at 07:32 PM
I have tried several including a custom and savages. I liked the Marlin the best. Felt best to
me. I am not a pro. I had what I thought was great on an air rifle.
Posted in thread: new rifle: Marlin xs7vh .223 on 05-15-2014 at 01:59 PM
After researching I had narrowed it down to about 5 rifles all the usual but based on price and
accuracy. I went to the range and asked to shoot as many of the rifles that I could. People
were very ni...
Posted in thread: new rifle: Marlin xs7vh .223 on 05-15-2014 at 10:43 AM
Yes I think I will love it. It is perfect for my needs. I can't wait. I still have many 'wish
lists' from other gun shops. So I can list them as they come in to tell anyone who wants one
where they go...
Posted in thread: new rifle: Marlin xs7vh .223 on 05-14-2014 at 06:32 PM
I got an email reminding me that I have not been on the forum in awhile and to stop by and say
what I have been up to. Well last week I bought a new Marlin xs7vh in .223 caliber. I had been
Posted in thread: scope decisions on 03-11-2013 at 02:39 PM
Honestly the rifle probable would never see hunting. Here in Nj you can only use shotguns, bow
and arrow or black powder. As far as my scope it may be much for the 17 hmr but the scope will
Posted in thread: scope decisions on 03-06-2013 at 02:00 AM
Ok. Done deal. I got the Vortex Viper 6.5-20x44 for 279.00 free shipping. Came in 3 days via
FedEx. After MUCH researching I wanted the Vortex Diamondback but found the Viper which is a
one up from th...
Posted in thread: scope decisions on 03-02-2013 at 12:18 PM
Sure steal away, info is info. After laborious research I would venture to say that in your
case I would look for a good name brand that is on sale. I would also suggest add a touch more
money and get...
Posted in thread: scope decisions on 03-01-2013 at 02:05 AM
I have also been looking at a Vortex Diamond 4x12. Optics are fully multi-coated and transmit
91% of available light. About 300 dollars though on one site I found it for 289 and today I
found it on sa...
Posted in thread: scope decisions on 02-24-2013 at 08:41 PM
Thanks for the response. Anyone else with an opinion or suggestion? My son is leaning towards
the SWFA SS 16x40 or a Leupold 4-12x40 or 6-18x40. He also really likes the SS because it is
200-300 less ...
Posted in thread: scope decisions on 02-23-2013 at 11:26 PM
Greetings! I will be purchasing a .17 hmr in either a Marlin X or Savage 93 series. My son is
getting/waiting for a Savage model 19055 in .308, complete with fluted heavy barrel, AccuStock