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Old June 28, 2013, 12:54 PM   #126
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I'd like to have a Savage Model 10 in .308. Almost bought one from my LGS for $600 but I was still financially recovering from buying a Franchi SPAS 12 and a LEO beat me to it. Haven't seen one since...
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Old June 29, 2013, 08:50 PM   #127
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What's your next rifle?

A lever action in .357 - Rossi... 16" barrel

And a Steyr - Austria - Modelo 1912 Mauser (sporterized) chambered in 30-06...
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Old July 1, 2013, 08:19 PM   #128
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Another bolt action, most likely another Remington 700, but this time in .243...
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Old July 2, 2013, 02:53 PM   #129
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Something in .338 Lapua Magnum. I will also reload for this round.

Thinking about the Savage.
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Old July 2, 2013, 05:34 PM   #130
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Well, I would love a Tikka T3 Lite in 7mm Rem Mag.

What I'm probably going to end up with is a Mossberg ATR that I am going to rebarrel and rechamber to a line of cartridges that I'm trying to develop.
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Old July 4, 2013, 09:50 AM   #131
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My "next" rifle is actually one I've had over 30 years. New stock came in yesterday, barrelled action is due any day and scope & rings a few days later. Been kicking this project around for awhile and it's coming together.
Next time I acquire a rifle it will be a 336 in 30-30 unless I stumble across a 92 in 32-20.
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Old July 4, 2013, 09:07 PM   #132
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next addeition

i got a rockriver lar15 24"rifle coming to add with my lar8 .
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Old July 5, 2013, 08:26 AM   #133
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Still looking for another lever action in a Henry .45LC metal frame, but if I came across a .308 that I liked, I'd pick it up.
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Old July 6, 2013, 10:32 AM   #134
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Probably a Savage 11 Long Ranged Hunter in 300 WSM. should make for a great long ranged tack driver.
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Old July 9, 2013, 12:23 AM   #135
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I am pretty well stocked on rifles, but if I should get another it would be a bolt action 223 to compliment my AR.

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Old July 9, 2013, 11:41 PM   #136
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Wnchester M70 Featherweight in 22-250.
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Old July 13, 2013, 07:47 AM   #137
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1st Garand

Most recent purchase was a CZ 455 (which shoots and looks real nicely btw). But my next purchase will be my first Garand...preferably a pretty one that shoots well!
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Old July 13, 2013, 08:02 AM   #138
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Well I took a motorcycle ride to Clearfield PA. And ended up at Grice Gun Shop. Put money down on a Savage 112(I think that was the model) in 7mm Rem Mag. Scope and bipod already mounted. $300.
Happy fat white man dance. Lol

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Old July 13, 2013, 08:32 AM   #139
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I'm thinking my next will be another CMP M1 Garand. I miss my Garand, It was nothing special but It was plenty accurate enough.
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Old July 13, 2013, 06:15 PM   #140
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Probably a PTR91 or maybe a lever action in 357 or 45 Colt.
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Old July 13, 2013, 07:53 PM   #141
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I'm looking to buy a .270. Haven't decided on a brand yet but I'm leaning towards a Weatherby Vanguard SII. I looked at the Ruger American but I really want a 24" barrel.
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Old July 14, 2013, 12:22 AM   #142
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Probably a left handed Ruger GSR or perhaps a Ruger #1. I am currently into bolt rifles with open sights and there are very few on the market, especially American made.
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Old July 14, 2013, 09:54 AM   #143
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It will be 10/22 #4.
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Old July 16, 2013, 04:56 PM   #144
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Have 223s, 22 Hornet, 7-08, 308 (BLR and Encore), 300 WinMag, 300WSM, 375H&H, 416 Rigby, 270 (Rem 700, BLR), 44-40 Win 92 (mgf 1895), ARs in 5.56 & 6.8 SPC. Just picked up near mint Win 88 in 284 Win from a hunting partner.
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Old July 21, 2013, 12:05 AM   #145
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A precision rifle - sniper rifle which ever is your preference of calling it in .308
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Old July 24, 2013, 12:50 AM   #146
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I havent been here in a while !
I bought a Tikka Stainless hunter in 6.5x55 to add to my Tikka family.
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Old July 24, 2013, 04:37 AM   #147
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I'm hoping to build a 6.8spc for a planned hunting trip early next year . Thats my goal anyways . If not I'll take my Ruger American .
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Old July 24, 2013, 04:40 AM   #148
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next rifle

dont know but something will probably come along that trips my fancy
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Old July 24, 2013, 04:47 AM   #149
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Thinking seriously about a Savage BVSS .243.
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Old July 24, 2013, 07:28 AM   #150
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Antelope rifle

In honor of my first Wyoming pronghorn antelope hunt, I just purchased a Winchester model 70 in 264 win mag. It is supposed to arrive next Friday and I also bought a Meopta Meopro 3X9X42 to mount.
I am really looking forward to breaking it in this weekend although the extremely hot weather is dampening my entusiasm somewhat. I guess I'll just have to take 3 or 4 rifles to the range and shoot them in relays.
Wish me luck!
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