Long Range Hunting Online Magazine


Go Back   Long Range Hunting Online Magazine > Rifles, Reloading, Optics, Equipment > Rifles, Bullets, Barrels and Ballistics


Reply

Howa 1500

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 09-17-2008, 08:39 AM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Dallas,Texas
Posts: 25
Howa 1500

Any of you guys have a Howa 1500, with the ventilated fore end? Looking at them serious for another rifle, The old ones are getting tired at looking at one another, need some new neighbors in the vault.

Last edited by gnettleton; 09-19-2008 at 08:46 AM.
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 09-18-2008, 08:29 AM
Bronze Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Posts: 63
Re: Howa 1500

I have 2 Howas and my GF has a Vanguard. One of mine is a Custom 270WSM and the other is a 25/300WSM. Both shoot great! The GF's Vanguard is a 270WSM shooting 110gr Barnes Tipped Tshocks and shoots 1/2 moa. I think they are great rifles with a little trigger work or a Timney replacement.
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 09-18-2008, 11:22 PM
Platinum Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2002
Location: Wyoming
Posts: 2,615
Re: Howa 1500

I agree, the Howas make a good action and timney makes a trigger for it you can get at midway. I have several customs on howa actions and they are very good rifles.
__________________
Predictions are difficult, especially when they involve the future
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes


Similar Threads for: Howa 1500
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
FS Howa #1500 22-250 ourway77 Guns For Sale 7 02-27-2012 01:11 PM
Howa 1500 HBV Azshios84 Gun Parts - Stocks, Barrels, Actions, etc. 4 06-24-2011 02:45 PM
howa 1500? jasonstewart The Basics, Starting Out 1 10-23-2008 08:06 PM
WTS--Howa 1500 timl Guns For Sale 3 07-01-2006 07:06 PM
Howa 1500 Desert Fox Equipment Discussions 8 03-18-2006 03:41 PM

Current Poll
Do you archery hunt for elk?
YES - 32.51%
79 Votes
NO - 50.62%
123 Votes
Not yet, but I plan to. - 16.87%
41 Votes
Total Votes: 243
You may not vote on this poll.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:01 PM.


Powered by vBulletin ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Management Powered by vBadvanced CMPS
All content ©2010-2014 Long Range Hunting, LLC