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Old December 11, 2007, 07:17 PM   #1
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R3 recoil pad - AWESOME!

Shot my new Rem 700 .30-06 with R3 recoil pad today and was shocked to feel how little recoil there was. Probably the nicest pad I have ever felt on a gun!

Shot about 40 catridges today and my shoulder can't tell.

I have shot 2 other .30-06's this year and they can kick!

It feels like shooting small caliber

(P.S. I was using Win Super X 150grn. soft point bullets. Same stuff I used in the other .30-06's)

Oh, and just so you guys know, you can pick these up online at stores like bass pro for around $30.. (Comes stock on some new Rem firearms) Money well spent IMO.
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Old December 12, 2007, 12:41 AM   #2
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The R3 pad is made by Limbsaver and they work very well. There have been many posts about the pads on this forum. It's a good feeling when something works as well as it should.
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Old December 12, 2007, 09:43 PM   #3
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How is it compared to a pachmyr decelerator? I fitted one to my Marlin 1895 Cowboy, and the difference was amazing, but it took me about 2 hrs to get the pad cut to the gun. If this is quicker, I'm definitely in
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