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A Savage for every occasion, target and LRH

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Unread 02-09-2013, 09:32 PM
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A Savage for every occasion, target and LRH

Winter is always long and cold here in Canada, so I decided to keep busy and build another Savage custom rifle. This latest one joins 2 others built in the past 2 winters. Here's a list of components used in all 3 with photos below.

At the forefront, this year's built:

Stock: blank European walnut, A5 style
Forend and grip cap: Cocobolo
Cheek piece: 2-way ajustable
Pad: Kick-eez
Anschutz rail type
3 pillars (aluminium)
Bedding: Devcon steel
Finish: Epoxy and Tru-oil
Action: Savage Target Dual port with tactical handle
Barrels: Brux 6mmBr 30" and 223 rem. 26" (SSS and Sinarms)
Base: Near Mfg 25 MOA
Rings: Nightforce titanium
Scope: Sightron 8-32x56mm LRTD 1/8"

In the middle:

Stock: blank European walnut, A5 style
Cheek piece: 2-way ajustable
Pad: Kick-eez
Anschutz rail type
2 pillars (aluminium)
Bedding: Devcon steel
Finish: Epoxy et Tru-oil
Action: Stevens LA with tactical handle
Barrels: Brux 260 AI 28" et 308 Rem 30"(Shilen and Savage)
Base: Near Mfg 30 MOA
Rings: Near Mfg Alphamount
Scope: Sightron 8-32x56mm LROA"

In the back:

Stock: SSS tactical
Cheek piece: ajustable
Pad: Kick-eez
Anschutz rail type
3 pillars (aluminium)
Bedding: Devcon steel
Finish: Epoxy et Tru-oil
Action: Savage TargetRight port with tactical handle
Barrels: Brux 338 Edge 30" et 300 WM 30" (Sinarms and SSS)
Brake: Near Mfg
Base: Near Mfg 12 MOA
Rings: Near Mfg Alphamount
Scope: S&B 5-25x56mm PMII Pl4F





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    Unread 02-15-2013, 09:35 PM
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    Re: A Savage for every occasion, target and LRH

    Very nice collection!
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    Unread 02-16-2013, 09:47 AM
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    Re: A Savage for every occasion, target and LRH

    Great looking toys. How do you like your Sightron's
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    Unread 02-27-2013, 10:02 PM
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    Re: A Savage for every occasion, target and LRH

    Quote:
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    Great looking toys. How do you like your Sightron's
    Not as well as the S&B PMII but for 1/3 the price they're fully functional for my purposes. I also have a couple of Nightforces and, quite frankly for the half the price, I'll take the Sightron anytime. For a sniper crawling through mud and rocks the Nightforce has advantages from the standpoint of reliability, but I pamper my scopes and firearms so that'snot an issue for me.
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    Unread 02-27-2013, 10:37 PM
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    Re: A Savage for every occasion, target and LRH

    Wow, pretty darn nice, Moosetracker. They will cover any situation! JohnnyK.
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