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Long-Goodbye
August 25, 2006, 09:52 PM
I am ignorant in smithing so please speak in lay terms.I love the savage m-99.I would like to chamber one in the .454 casull or 500s@w for elk hunting and the like.Am I dreaming.Thank you for you time.

mete
August 25, 2006, 10:08 PM
Just get one in 358 Win , that will take an elk. A conversion isn't worth the time or expense if it can be done at all.

James K
August 25, 2006, 11:21 PM
Reminds me of the customer who wanted us to convert his old rifle to .357 Magnum so it would be more powerful. It was in 7x57.

Jim

Dave Haven
August 26, 2006, 11:38 PM
Reminds me of the customer who wanted us to convert his old rifle to .357 Magnum so it would be more powerful. It was in 7x57.
That would be a BIG step backwards.:confused: