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Unread 09-19-2010, 03:33 PM
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Remington? Let er rip

I was just wondering what your theories are on why remington doesn't offer a 700 CDL Stainless Fluted in .243? Or some of the other popular calibers? I know they offered something similar for a while as a light varminter. Just wondering what you guys think. Just letting some of you guys blow off a little steam concerning remington.... If you can think of some other rants you would like to vent off go for it.

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    Unread 09-19-2010, 04:10 PM
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    Re: Remington? Let er rip

    Probably because they had the good sense to offer it in better cartridges. I am not a fan of the 243Win in a sporter weight rifle, but think they are great in a heavy barreled varmint rig. I did own a 243 sporter once for my kids to start deer hunting with but when my daughter moved out and married I sold the 243. I gave each of my 2 sons a rifle and bought the daughter a model 7 CDL chambered in 7/08Rem, which I would have loved to had for my own.
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    I was just wondering what your theories are on why remington doesn't offer a 700 CDL Stainless Fluted in .243? Or some of the other popular calibers? I know they offered something similar for a while as a light varminter. Just wondering what you guys think. Just letting some of you guys blow off a little steam concerning remington.... If you can think of some other rants you would like to vent off go for it.
    I would think that it is a marketing issue. (Not enough Interest) as with most companies
    everything is market driven .

    Just a guess

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    Unread 09-29-2010, 07:50 AM
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    Re: Remington? Let er rip

    I wished there where more options in the sendero or vssf II line.
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    I would think that it is a marketing issue. (Not enough Interest) as with most companies
    everything is market driven .

    Just a guess

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    I agree with J E CUSTOM. If they thought it would sell, they would build it.
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    Unread 09-30-2010, 04:25 PM
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    Re: Remington? Let er rip

    Here's my .260 CDL SF


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    Unread 09-30-2010, 09:49 PM
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    Re: Remington? Let er rip

    Remington did make a CDL SF 243 limited run. Go to Guns America website and type in Remington 243. Don's Hobby and Guns has one for sale.
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