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Unread 12-15-2011, 08:22 PM
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Re: McMillan Coues Deer Special

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$5150? you get two at that price right?
These are American made, high quality firearms.

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    Re: McMillan Coues Deer Special

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    These are American made, high quality firearms.

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    oh that explains it
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    Re: McMillan Coues Deer Special

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    $5150
    Not saying they are not worth it, just way out of my price range, I thought Surgeons were high at $4600

    Wish someone could do a rifle for us blue collar guys, till then just have to stick with my Stevens/Savage builds, lol

    Very nice rifle
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    Re: McMillan Coues Deer Special

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    Not saying they are not worth it, just way out of my price range, I thought Surgeons were high at $4600

    Wish someone could do a rifle for us blue collar guys, till then just have to stick with my Stevens/Savage builds, lol

    Very nice rifle
    I'm with ya. I think the Savage/Stevens line is the best blue collar build gun there is!
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    Re: McMillan Coues Deer Special

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    oh that explains it

    I can see your initial sticker shock for sure... then I started thinking about the two full customs I have had built on Rem 700 actions (a 3rd in construction now on a Stiller). Both (with optics) are running high 6k if not right at 7k ready to hunt & that is on a Rem action.

    So I guess the McMillan isn't as bad as I thought! Throw on a MK4 or a Nightforce & you're right in there with where I am on an inferior action... just food for thought...--------------------------------->
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    Re: McMillan Coues Deer Special

    Thanks Outlaw, I had started two different posts to basically say the same thing you just said, but I felt discretion was the better .............. Well you know what I mean. I just want to make one comment. If we could sell our rifles for less and stay in business, we would. We do realize that unfortunately our pricing eliminates some potential customers.
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    Re: McMillan Coues Deer Special

    Welcome, at first I was one of those guys too. You see that price tag and "holy, good god!" is the first thing to come out, the only good thing is can say about building one yourself is being able to pay as you go... one piece here, one piece there. Which makes it WAY more viable for the "working man"

    My 'smith has my action now, barrel just arrived at my house, stock is on order (good lord Manners takes forever) lol One piece at a time, then after nearly a year you have one bad mama without dropping several large at one time, which helps.

    P.S. Kelly- Has there been any feedback from LTLR on the demo you sent out?
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