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Old May 26, 2000, 09:14 PM   #1
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Without getting into a discussion of need vs. want.

I would like to ask you what rifle do you most WANT in your collection?

Here is my top two in my list:
1. Styer Scout in .308
2. Marlin 1894P .44 mag

Both of these guns I dont really have use for that would not be satisfied by a gun already in my collection, but dang it, I WANT them.

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Old May 26, 2000, 09:21 PM   #2
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Hello. I'd like a custom rifle built on a '98 Mauser action in .338 Win Mag. It would have classic European lines and would have about a 2.5lb trigger. The wooden stock would, of course, be inert and not affect point of aim, would be pillar and glass bedded and so forth. I could go on, but you get the idea. Best.
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Old May 26, 2000, 09:36 PM   #3
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Have a 257 Roberts Mauser in the works for this year.
Would like a 375 H&H for next year on a Magnum Mauser action, but the price might knock me out of it.
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Old May 26, 2000, 09:49 PM   #4
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I'd like a 50BMG mounted in the back of a Jeep with serious optics on it. For elk hunting, the next mountain over.
 
Old May 26, 2000, 10:15 PM   #5
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Browning BAR2 in 7.62NATO with a foreward mounted, low magnification scope, flash hider, and a nifty carrier on the stock to hold a few of those little mags in reserve.
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Old May 26, 2000, 11:00 PM   #6
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M240G or MG42 in 7.62x51.
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Old May 26, 2000, 11:02 PM   #7
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<BLOCKQUOTE><font size="1" face="Verdana, Arial">quote:</font><HR>Originally posted by Judge Blackhawk:
Without getting into a discussion of need vs. want.

I would like to ask you what rifle do you most WANT in your collection?

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I'm a simple guy...

AK 47 selective fire
M16
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Old May 26, 2000, 11:21 PM   #8
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Which rifle? Let's see, how about a Marlin Guide gun in .45/70 in case I get caught in a buffalo stampede. I have a real nice M14 clone but a good AK would match it well. I think if I could have just one more it would be a custom Mauser in a synthetic stock with a top of the line 3X9 scope in .30/06.

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Old May 26, 2000, 11:25 PM   #9
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Here's the short List:

1) Weatherby Super Varmitmaster in .223 Rem

2) Ruger #1 in .375 H&H

3) Weatherby Accumark .30-378 WM
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Old May 26, 2000, 11:26 PM   #10
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Savage Model 1899 A, .32-20, half-octagon/half-round barrel, superfancy wood, crescent buttplate, class A engraving.

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Old May 26, 2000, 11:27 PM   #11
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was just looking at a cz rifle in .223 (forget the model) intermediate barrel, light weight, extremely smooth bolt, and push the trigger forward with your trigger finger and the trigger is set @ 2.5-3lbs.
damn thing felt like it weighed less than my 10/22!
only down side is that rings and extra mag are not incl.
but that obstacle is easily overcome
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Old May 26, 2000, 11:41 PM   #12
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There's not enough bandwidth for my coplete list!

A real Soviet SVD Dragunov
Styer Scout
A Barrett 50 BMG
Full auto AK
Full auto M16
Full auto H&K MP5 SD
Winchester 1873
Winchester 97
Sharps 45/70
IMI Timberwolf in 44 mag
basically, one of everything!
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Old May 27, 2000, 12:13 AM   #13
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This is what imediately comes to mind.

Springfield M1A National Match
Winchester/Browning 1886 .45-70
Winchester 92 .357 Mag.
Shiloh Sharps 1873 .45-70 (Maybe .50-100)
A good bolt action .243

I'm sure I could add alot to this with a little thought, but this will do for now.

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Old May 27, 2000, 12:57 AM   #14
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James,

Are you coming to the TFL End of Summer meet in august?

If so, I could let you get a feel for #3.
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Old May 27, 2000, 01:29 AM   #15
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Either a Remington 700 SS taget barrel Sythentic stock, in .308 with some big optics, huge optics, and a Harris Bi-pod. Or a Ruger M77 with the same things.
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Old May 27, 2000, 08:01 AM   #16
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All da ones I aren't got yet.
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Old May 27, 2000, 08:43 AM   #17
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SIG 550 223
Barrett M82 50BMG
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Old May 27, 2000, 10:03 AM   #18
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jimc, I believe the rifle you were looking at was the CZ527.

I just put a CZ527 in .223 on layaway a few days ago. It sure has a sweet, smooth action. It's a rifle I really have no need for, but I want it just the same. It should compliment, but not complete (my collection will never be complete), my other rifles quite nicely.
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Old May 27, 2000, 10:03 AM   #19
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Another Remington 700 LTR in .308 and maybe the same rifle in .223 if they make them. The one I have is the best rifle I have ever owned, period. Awesome trigger!!

Oh yeah, and a Chandler M40 "Super Grade" Sniper in .308.

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Old May 27, 2000, 10:09 AM   #20
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1919A6, M2 .50, BAR M60, M61 Vulcan, not necessarily in that order

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Old May 27, 2000, 10:42 AM   #21
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16" rifled bore Naval Gun!

Sit of the coast of D.C. and bombard the White House!



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Old May 27, 2000, 11:05 AM   #22
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Hmmmmmm, I have every rifle I want.
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Old May 27, 2000, 01:17 PM   #23
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My gun shop has a M1 Carbine that I really want. However, I don't like the sight picture. It's a little flaw that I just can't get past. The right edge of the metal guard that sits on top of the barrel intrudes into the sight picture. I've received some e-mails from Carbine owners who tell me that their rifles are the same way. It makes me feel like the barrel is overtwisted.

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Old May 27, 2000, 01:22 PM   #24
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A very lucky man! How on earth did you ever achieve that? We should all be so lucky.

I want a few odds and ends:

1) Marlin 336 .30-30 in stainless steel.
2) Browning Autoloader in .308 Win w/Leupold scope.
3) Remington 597 Magnum .22WMR.
4) I think...AH...Yes a Ruger Mini-14.

I am but a simple man and simple tools to get the job done are the best!


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Old May 27, 2000, 01:31 PM   #25
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- light weight, no more than 2 lb.
- sub-MOA accuracy
- trajectory of a .22-250
- power of a .378 Weatherby
- recoil & sound of a pellet gun
- ammo the price of .22 LR
- self-cleaning
- less than $100 so I could have 3 or 4 for backup
- available in left-hand only (right hand version available about 6 years from now, in "selected" calibers, and at extra cost)

I can dream, can't I?
 
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