Re: venture or model 10?
I'm a big Savage fan, so yes... the predator is a better model than the Venture. What is the barrel twist rate of the Venture? I would take the tighter twist of the two of them. With the Savage you can upgrade on your own should you ever feel the need to do so later. Savages are really easy to upgrade the barrels, and do bolt work w/o being a gunsmith. So you could upgrade later on when you have more money if you want to build a semi custom rifle on your own.
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