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PostPosted: Sun Mar 18, 2007 11:22 am    Post subject: Re: favorite rifle? Reply with quote

No doubt my single rifle selection would be my 6MM Remington built on an old Eddystone action. With the available bullets selections I can kill anything from prairie dogs, coyotes, up through elk and moose with no problem. To do it all properly though you do need to exercise all your skills and make good decisions. On top of everything else, it's fun to shoot.--tr Smile Smile

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PostPosted: Sun Mar 18, 2007 5:33 pm    Post subject: Re: favorite rifle? Reply with quote

My Ruger 77MkII .308 in a MAB 1 in 9 twist stainless barrel and slicked action.

Been fighting a loosing battle to find a better ones so far, even go to wildcats, still nothing compares to it.

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PostPosted: Sun Mar 18, 2007 6:29 pm    Post subject: Re: favorite rifle? Reply with quote

Bushmaster wrote:
Winchester 94 in .30 WCF for ranges of 100 yds and less and Browning A-Bolt .30-06 for anything over 100 yds.
Whoops! Unfair! That's two rifles. You no the rules. One CENTERFIRE ONLY! Razz Razz Razz --tr

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PostPosted: Sun Mar 18, 2007 9:06 pm    Post subject: Re: favorite rifle? Reply with quote

Custom Remington 700 mountain rifle in .35 Whelen, 2x7 Leupold.
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PostPosted: Sun Mar 18, 2007 11:19 pm    Post subject: Re: favorite rifle? Reply with quote

You sure do make it tough on a guy. I guess it would depend on what I'm hunting and where (terrain) I'm hunting. But if you asked me which of my guns I enjoy shooting the most I'd say my Marlin Model 1895ss in 45-70 with full power loads of course. Smile

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PostPosted: Mon Mar 19, 2007 6:26 am    Post subject: Re: favorite rifle? Reply with quote

O K O K....Geeezz...Picky people... If I had to skip town I would take my Winchester 94 .30WCF. My hiding places would be in the mountains... Ya happy now??

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PostPosted: Mon Mar 19, 2007 6:49 am    Post subject: Re: favorite rifle? Reply with quote

Not to take advantage of the question, mind you, but....

I have a switch barrel rifle built on a Model 70 Classic action. The rifle has two barrels, a 7mm Rem Mag and a 338 Win Mag. That would make a nice rifle and could be used for just about anything from prarie dogs to moose.
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PostPosted: Mon Mar 19, 2007 7:21 am    Post subject: Re: favorite rifle? Reply with quote

I'm with Bushy. I couldn't run away without my Winchester Mod 94 in 30.30 (30WCF).

However, it would depend on many factors, least of all where you are going and what sort of country you are going into. Here in Australia I could get away with my Weatherby Vanguard in .243WIN for pretty well any game, rabbits, roos, pigs, goats, deer...they would all fall to it comfortably.

Yeah, I know....2 calibres again....but that is the way it is. I think I would really need the .243, but I would take both.....cause I'm greedy. Laughing :lol:

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PostPosted: Mon Mar 19, 2007 7:39 am    Post subject: Re: favorite rifle? Reply with quote

I'll take a hand gun too... Shooting Pistol Shooting Very Happy

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PostPosted: Mon Mar 19, 2007 7:47 am    Post subject: Re: favorite rifle? Reply with quote

Winchester Model 70 Featherweight in 6.5X55mm Swedish, laminated stock.
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PostPosted: Mon Mar 19, 2007 8:26 am    Post subject: Re: favorite rifle? Reply with quote

Winchester 92 32-20. Love that thing!

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PostPosted: Mon Mar 19, 2007 8:58 pm    Post subject: Re: favorite rifle? Reply with quote

anyone know where i can find a barrel for a model 2200 Winchester 12ga magnum pump shotgun???

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PostPosted: Tue Mar 20, 2007 7:26 pm    Post subject: Re: favorite rifle? Reply with quote

an old ruger m77 in 270 winchester while it's not much to look at i can't find a better rifle for deer and general medium game hunting
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PostPosted: Wed Mar 21, 2007 12:46 am    Post subject: Re: favorite rifle? Reply with quote

GooseGuy wrote:
anyone know where i can find a barrel for a model 2200 Winchester 12ga magnum pump shotgun???

Hhhmmmmmm you've go one of them as well, I thought I had the only one. There don't seem to be many around. I would like to find an extra barrel for mine to so I can shorten it.

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PostPosted: Wed Mar 21, 2007 4:19 am    Post subject: Re: favorite rifle? Reply with quote

favorite rifle... i thought easy my .243 thumbhole laminate, then i started reading back through, whats the ground rules, is it "time to get out of dodge" or is it best looking, or what? if its time to get outta dodge, and i need it for food and "survival" then its the moss 500, i can squirrel or slug gun the thing... if its otherwise then my .243
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