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Best shooting out of the box rifle

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Unread 04-13-2006, 03:05 PM
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Best shooting out of the box rifle

All you long range shooters out there i need help in selecting my new rifle, got it nerowod down to two Savage 116FSS or Remmy Sendero in 300RUM. Now the price, Savage is half the price of Remmy. Any out put would be great, later, Traper. [img]/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/cool.gif[/img]
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    Unread 04-13-2006, 04:30 PM
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    Re: Best shooting out of the box rifle

    Look at Weatherby's MOA Varminter - very good shooters right out of the box.
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    Unread 04-14-2006, 10:39 AM
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    Re: Best shooting out of the box rifle

    Out of the box:

    "Weatherby was too long so I nicknamed it "Bee""
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    Unread 04-14-2006, 08:43 PM
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    Re: Best shooting out of the box rifle

    Might want to consider the Rem PSS. Like the Sendero it uses an HS precision stock just with a palm swell. This same combination will also be a great canidate to accurize on down the road.
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    Unread 04-20-2006, 12:19 PM
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    Re: Best shooting out of the box rifle

    I know of two Savage 116 SAK's that shoot sub sub min. I own one of them, they are 300RUM caliber are pillar bedded and have an effecient muzzle brake from the factory. [img]/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/smile.gif[/img]
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    Unread 06-08-2006, 07:32 AM
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    Re: Best shooting out of the box rifle

    Savage...and use the savings to help with a good glass.
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    Unread 06-09-2006, 02:43 AM
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    Re: Best shooting out of the box rifle

    Savage do not make the model 116FSS IN 300 RUM. My understanding is they make it in the Model 116FSAK. Right?

    I have been a Savage man for years. Why did I order a 300 RUM in Remington Sendero SF II yesterday? Looks? The stock?
    Not sure... There's something about them senderos...

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