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sophijo
July 14, 2007, 10:12 AM
What's the function/dysfunction of the Mannlicher stock on this rifle? I think its pretty but don't understand it?
Thanks
Dave

DPris
July 14, 2007, 11:34 AM
No particular function beyond carrying on a prior tradition in long arms of full length stocks.
I like 'em.
Denis

Bigfatts
July 14, 2007, 02:38 PM
All it does is make the rifle a little sexier.

Rembrandt
July 14, 2007, 03:48 PM
Only disadvantage I've heard people talk about is the barrel making contact at different points along the length of the stock, possibly causing some accuracy issues. A non-issue since most shots will be less than 100 yards for .22's.....more of a concern for centerfire models that have longer distance capabilities.


http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v405/Rembrandt51/cz3.jpg

Bigfatts
July 14, 2007, 04:44 PM
Rembrandt, that is a beauty. I'll bet they were tastey too.

srtrax
July 15, 2007, 02:42 PM
Rembrandt: You sure know how to paint a pretty picture! :D

DPris
July 15, 2007, 02:51 PM
I tested one in .22 Mag a few months ago, liked it. If I weren't such a levergun guy I would have kept it. :)
Denis

3006mv
July 15, 2007, 03:04 PM
Full stock or Stutzen. Well balanced excellent sights. The .22lr has a plastic forened cap the centerfire 527s have a metal cap. The 527s sights aren't as nice as the 452s its only a dovetailed metal rearsight, I think they should have switched these around function wise. I think the lines of the full stock are just nicer as Rembrandts offering clearly shows I don't have a problem with the extra wood it is pretty thin up there so is negligible in added weight. Judge for yourself http://czusa.com/products_rimfire_rifles.php

HuntAndFish
July 15, 2007, 04:24 PM
All it does is make the rifle a little heavier. :barf: