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Is this a good deal?

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Unread 08-31-2011, 06:13 PM
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Is this a good deal?

Hey guys,

My first post here, but I have a question if you don't care. I ran across a stainless Browning A-Bolt, I know not the preference, but, it is chambered in 7 Dakota, 25.5" Krieger, supposedly put together by Gunwerks. Comes with DNZ mount, sitting in a B&C Medalist stock, 75 rounds loaded ammo, 100 pieces of brass, and RCBS dies. Shipped in a hard case for $1,350. Is this a good deal?

It has had less than 60 rounds down the pipe.

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Todd
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    Unread 08-31-2011, 06:39 PM
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    I think it is a good deal. I bought a gun from Gunwerks that was built by someone else when they were BESTOFTHEWEST. Gun works great. 7mm dakota is a very good cal. in my opinion. My gun is a 7mm Wapiti.
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    Unread 08-31-2011, 06:44 PM
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    Thanks for replying. I was told it was put together by Gunwerks, but I can't say for sure.
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    Just remember how fast your dollars are becoming worthless as the economy collapses. Buy the rifle now and keep your eyes open for other as a hedge against inflation.

    Last weekend I bought a 1990 Browning BAR in 300 Win Mag at a gun show. The "declining dollar" excuse was satisfying, especially since the rifle was very lightly used and only $500. I used to use need as an excuse but that seemed silly after my collection exceeded 50 rifles.
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    Re: Is this a good deal?

    It would cost you at least twice that to do it yourself. Makes me wonder why they are selling it though.
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    Re: Is this a good deal?

    Do you like abolts? If it's not what you want you can build exactly what you want for a little more. I love the Dakota rounds but do you?
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    Re: Is this a good deal?

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    It would cost you at least twice that to do it yourself. Makes me wonder why they are selling it though.
    Said he recently got a 300 RUM.
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