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Old June 16, 2021, 03:39 PM   #1
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Sako Vixen L461 Mint

Found a Sako Vixen L461 mint and I mean Mint unfired. Caliber .223.Sports an old weaver K12 with front lens adjustable objective. Heavy Barrel version no import. Cant get pics downloaded for some reason. Think they're too big.

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Old June 16, 2021, 05:13 PM   #2
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Way cool. I like the old Sako actions. I have a 22-250 on a L579. The old Sakos just had a different no-nonsense feel to them.
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Old June 16, 2021, 07:33 PM   #3
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The build quality is amazing. I'm guessing a 1n12 or 1n14 twist. Probably 45-60 gr bullets best.
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Old June 17, 2021, 12:05 AM   #4
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That vintage, might be a 1:14" twist. I would go with 45-53 gr bullets.
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Old June 17, 2021, 06:26 PM   #5
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I believe it is a 1 in 12 twist. My Vixens will shoot accurately with most bullets in the 50 to 70 gr range.
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Old June 17, 2021, 08:37 PM   #6
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Thanks fellas.
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