Last Activity:01-05-2010 3:09 PM
Posted in thread: First Deer Rifle on 11-11-2010 at 01:22 AM
get a 30-06 or 308 drop 30 bucks on limbsavers new recoil pad(best 30 bucks i ever spent) never
go smaller 270 will limit you with load choices but the 308 and 06 have a load for everything a
308 or 3...
Posted in thread: What is your favorite Buckshot Hunting load? on 11-11-2010 at 01:16 AM
i have taken 30-40 deer with a 12 ga. under 50yds oo buck full choke is good but dont shoot the
shoulder. a slug works well out of a smooth bore 70-100 and is like hitting them with a cannon
ball. a 2...
Posted in thread: What rifle is best for hunting? on 11-11-2010 at 01:10 AM
You cant go wrong with a 30-06 or a 308, the rem 700 or the winchester 70, a good 3x9x40 scope.
both calibers are proven and offer a wide range of factory loads for any area in Texas. for big
Posted in thread: Can a Lower Priced Scope be Good Quality? on 11-11-2010 at 01:03 AM
I purchased a Nikon prostaff this year its a 4x12 BDC model. i put it on my Rem 700 30-06 and
am very happy. it has very clear optics without having to focus for power increase and a very
Posted in thread: I need info for putting a scope on a 1919 smleII on 11-11-2010 at 12:54 AM
I have a 1919 smle II and would like to mount a scope on it. i dont want to sporterize it just
some rings and a simple 4 power would work. If anyone has some helpful hint or suggestions i
Posted in thread: Remington 742 on 01-05-2010 at 08:09 PM
I hunted with a 742 308 carbine while my dad used the 3006 742 rifle the 06 started having
problems when the bore began pitting and it would rip the rim off the case. the plastic piece
in my 308 was n...