close
Long Range Hunting Online Magazine


Go Back   Long Range Hunting Online Magazine > Chatting and General Stuff > General Discussion

General Discussion Must wear red or OD green socks to participate. I can't see your socks, please be honest.

Reply

Which stock to buy? probably a sporter and not spending a lot of money anyway

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #8  
Unread 11-21-2011, 11:21 PM
Silver Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: washington state
Posts: 125
Re: Which stock to buy? probably a sporter and not spending a lot of money anyway

Nice stuff great pictures.

I just (yesterday) ordered a HS Precision I picked the HS because of the built in pillar bedding. Have a friend with the B&C but the grip swell kills me because I have small hands. I have two browns but they are spendy and I think overpriced for what you get. "Why do I hve two then? One is 30 years old and the other cost me $100) Just my .02
Reply With Quote
  •   #9  
    Unread 11-22-2011, 10:14 AM
    Silver Member
     
    Join Date: May 2011
    Location: Gillette, Wy
    Posts: 100
    Re: Which stock to buy? probably a sporter and not spending a lot of money anyway

    Josh,
    I honestly don't know why you'd be scared of buying a B&C stock. I bought the Alaskan model for a custom Rem for hunting and love it it's light, sturdy. It will outlast me.

    The only place I've ever heard B&C, or H-S get bashed is on snipers hide. To hang there you need the Manner's, Mcmillan, or AICS, whatever. I had a Cooper Pheonix with a B&C stock also, it was great, and I'd like to buy the same stock to fit a Weatherby gun I have. But the gun doesn't shoot, so I'm not wasting the money.
    I have 4 H-S stocks also, they do what I bought them for. The last one a M-24, adj, shot it first time on Sunday out to 1450 yards in 100 increments with one miss.
    Stocky's has B&C and H-S, run with one, just spend a little extra coin and get it bedded, you wont look back.
    Miles
    Reply With Quote

      #10  
    Unread 11-22-2011, 02:51 PM
    Gold Member
     
    Join Date: Jul 2010
    Location: Mount vernon, OH
    Posts: 681
    Re: Which stock to buy? probably a sporter and not spending a lot of money anyway

    Quote:
    Originally Posted by milo-2 View Post
    Josh,
    I honestly don't know why you'd be scared of buying a B&C stock. I bought the Alaskan model for a custom Rem for hunting and love it it's light, sturdy. It will outlast me.

    The only place I've ever heard B&C, or H-S get bashed is on snipers hide. To hang there you need the Manner's, Mcmillan, or AICS, whatever. I had a Cooper Pheonix with a B&C stock also, it was great, and I'd like to buy the same stock to fit a Weatherby gun I have. But the gun doesn't shoot, so I'm not wasting the money.
    I have 4 H-S stocks also, they do what I bought them for. The last one a M-24, adj, shot it first time on Sunday out to 1450 yards in 100 increments with one miss.
    Stocky's has B&C and H-S, run with one, just spend a little extra coin and get it bedded, you wont look back.
    Miles
    I kinda agree seems like on the hide they sure are quick to spend someone elses money.
    __________________



    "Let glorious acts more glorious acts inspire,
    And catch from breast to breast the noble fire!
    On valour's side the odds of combat lie,
    The brave live glorious, or lamented die;" - Iliad, Book V
    Reply With Quote
      #11  
    Unread 11-22-2011, 02:52 PM
    Gold Member
     
    Join Date: Jul 2010
    Location: Mount vernon, OH
    Posts: 681
    Re: Which stock to buy? probably a sporter and not spending a lot of money anyway

    Quote:
    Originally Posted by Elkmen View Post
    Nice stuff great pictures.

    I just (yesterday) ordered a HS Precision I picked the HS because of the built in pillar bedding. Have a friend with the B&C but the grip swell kills me because I have small hands. I have two browns but they are spendy and I think overpriced for what you get. "Why do I hve two then? One is 30 years old and the other cost me $100) Just my .02
    Thanks. I think the big key is a quality bedding job.
    __________________



    "Let glorious acts more glorious acts inspire,
    And catch from breast to breast the noble fire!
    On valour's side the odds of combat lie,
    The brave live glorious, or lamented die;" - Iliad, Book V
    Reply With Quote
    Reply

    Bookmarks

    Thread Tools
    Display Modes


    Similar Threads for: Which stock to buy? probably a sporter and not spending a lot of money anyway
    Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
    Would I be wasting time/money improving a 700 ADL Stock? dmr400 Gunsmithing 7 05-24-2011 12:08 PM
    REM 700 LA BDL H S sporter stock fs/ft Elk Hunter 338 Gun Parts - Stocks, Barrels, Actions, etc. 0 03-28-2011 02:39 PM
    WTB Need help spending my money! loosesniper2000 Guns For Sale 10 03-13-2011 07:53 AM
    Spending $$$ on long range hunting and then...... joseph Antelope Hunting 1 02-10-2010 11:05 AM
    Can I squeeze out more without spending? emillioaldrich Long Range Hunting & Shooting 21 04-21-2009 11:36 AM


    All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:52 AM.


    Powered by vBulletin ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
    Content Management Powered by vBadvanced CMPS
    All content ©2010-2015 Long Range Hunting, LLC