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Old December 26, 2012, 11:02 AM   #1
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$1400 for new rifle...help build

Looking for either 308 or 223 heavy barrel preferably 20in. I have $1400 to drop on entire setup including stock upgrade (if needed) and scope. What do you think?

Note: I do already have savage 10fp 308 in collection with supersniper scope, choate ultimate varmint stock. Awesome shooter.
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Old December 26, 2012, 01:08 PM   #2
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What's the intended purpose of the rifle? Targets, hunting (if so, max distance), plinking, etc.

Are you looking to get a receiver and then add a barrel, stock, etc? Or, are you looking to buy a complete rifle off the shelf that has most of what you want and then swap out the stock parts for with upgrades?
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Old December 26, 2012, 02:53 PM   #3
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Are you looking for a single shot bench rifles?? or repeater.

Single shot - Buy a new savage single shot action- http://www.6mmbr.com/actions.html#Savage
http://www.budsgunshop.com/catalog/p...s_id/411540376


Repeater buy a savage /stevens 200 in the cartidge you want or atleast the base size and start with that. 300 dollars
Add a Rifle Basix trigger for 85 bucks

Buy a mcgowen barrel in the configueration you want and a mcmillian stock
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