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Old January 9, 2013, 06:18 AM   #1
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Savage Hog Hunter Removable Magazine

I'm wondering if it is possible to modify the existing stock of a Savage Hog Hunter to accept a removable magazine and how difficult it would be.
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Old January 9, 2013, 10:03 AM   #2
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You would have to buy the complete set of bottom metal to make it work. It would be easier, and probably cheaper to just buy the Precision Carbine.
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Old January 9, 2013, 10:37 PM   #3
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I actually had a similar discussion w/ Effie@Savage today.

I was looking to get a LH Hog Hunter made, and as we were going over the features I wanted somehow "iron sights" became "detachable box magazine"; she directed me to the precision carbine.

With me pointing out it's lack of sights and (ahem) slightly higher price, she asked if the DBM was important. I said no, so back to the Hog Hunter style we went.

Good news is it's possible to get a LH one made up, and at not too horrible a premium... just not w/ a green stock but black/grey is fine with me.

Luck on your project.
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Old January 11, 2013, 07:40 PM   #4
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Look at the parts schematic for the internal mag design and then the one for the removable mag.
You might change your mind about modifying yours.
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