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View Poll Results: Which stock profile would you choose?
If 7 WSM then #1 33 35.11%
If 7 WSM then #2 33 35.11%
If 7 WSM then #3 14 14.89%
If 338 EDGE then #1 7 7.45%
If 338 EDGE then #2 63 67.02%
If 338 EDGE then #3 8 8.51%
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Which stock profile would you choose?

 
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Old 02-10-2009, 07:56 PM
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Which stock profile would you choose?

So I am considering these 3 profile choices for my next rifle which will be a 7WSM or a 338 EDGE.

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Old 02-10-2009, 08:14 PM
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Re: Which stock profile would you choose?

In all reality I like them all, especially the 2nd one for a long distance rig. However, I have #3 on a 7mm Rem Mag and it is most user friendly for hunting. In fact it's even the same color. It's nice, sturdy and carries well for long distances.

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Old 02-10-2009, 08:40 PM
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Re: Which stock profile would you choose?

Len,
On the 7 WSM I would go with #1 stock. You don't need the extra width in the forearm.
For the 338 EDGE, I would go with # 2, and add the adj cheek piece.
The 7 WSM would be a nice light carry rig, but I sure liked the 338 EDGE I had.
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Old 02-11-2009, 07:39 AM
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Re: Which stock profile would you choose?

Len~

It all depends on whether either one of these rifles are going to be "carry guns".
What finished weight are you going for. I know these stocks will weigh close to the same, but some profiles are more user friendly than others.
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Old 02-11-2009, 10:46 AM
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Re: Which stock profile would you choose?

I like #2 profile . Joel will be making me one similar to that for a 7mm wsm I'm having built. This guns intended purpose is to be shot from a bench or prone only though.
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Old 02-12-2009, 11:02 PM
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Re: Which stock profile would you choose?

Looks like someone has a trio of Manner stocks to pic from. I would go with #2 and the Edge but I tend to lean more toward more power and a stock with a more vertical grip design.
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Old 02-12-2009, 11:31 PM
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Re: Which stock profile would you choose?

I'd pick #2 for both applications.

However, I'd go to working on it immediately. I can't seem to live with that slant on the bottom of the butt stock.
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