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what would be your rifle choice for medium range hunting?

 
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Old 05-13-2012, 11:11 PM
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what would be your rifle choice for medium range hunting?

Tikka t3 lite
weatherby vanguard s2
thompson center venture
remington700 sps
savage 11
ruger american
what would you choose if you bedded the action?
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Old 05-14-2012, 05:34 AM
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Re: what would be your rifle choice for medium range hunting?

I'd go for the Savage with an Accutrigger. I would also consider the Model 70 Winchester which isn't listed.
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Old 05-14-2012, 08:11 AM
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Re: what would be your rifle choice for medium range hunting?

Remington 700 but it WOULDNT be an SPS model..No way
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Old 05-14-2012, 02:38 PM
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Re: what would be your rifle choice for medium range hunting?

Out of the options you listed I would chose the Tikka hands down. They are lightweight, accurate, and the actions are some of the smoothest you'll find on a factory rifle.
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Old 05-14-2012, 04:10 PM
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Re: what would be your rifle choice for medium range hunting?

depends on caliber
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Old 05-14-2012, 07:33 PM
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Re: what would be your rifle choice for medium range hunting?

savage r remington in 300wsm
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Old 05-17-2012, 04:09 PM
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Re: what would be your rifle choice for medium range hunting?

Hello killerspoons, At medium range any medium-sized game would not be happy with meeting up with you if you were packing the Savage in .308Win. Put optics on board that will give you 4 to 5X per 100 yards and they will be sitting ducks if you do your part. Keep your powder dry.
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