Originally Posted by whitedogone
i'm not sure what all that means. I'm a real rookie when it comes to all this rifle stuff. I saw the savage NIB for $334 plus my FFL fees of $25. It seems real cheap, but I wonder if i'd be better off in the long run just spending more on a 7mm mag because the ammo would probably be less $.
Sorry about that, I'll type slower this time.
What I'm trying to say is that it's a good gun and well worth $334.
If you can find a Stevens 200, it will probably be cheaper than the Savage. Stevens 200's are the same as that model 11, but they don't come in short action magnums. You'd have to get a 7mm mag.
Savage/Stevens rifles are great out of the box. They are perfect for guys like me that like to tinker. You can swap stocks, barrels, triggers, boltheads very easily at home. No need to be a gunsmith to change calibers.
Check out Savageshooters for a ton of good specific information.