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Well going to bite the bullet

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Old 06-05-2014, 08:12 PM
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Re: Well going to bite the bullet

Originally Posted by FEENIX View Post
+2 I would also make sure it was 26 inches. give jim a call at northland shooter supply. and grab a rifle basics trigger when you do
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Old 06-07-2014, 11:29 AM
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Re: Well going to bite the bullet

For budget, get a 26" barrel for your Savage. 7mm mag will do everything you need. If you really want a 300. Go that route. Good stocks can be had for the Savage.
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Old 06-07-2014, 03:20 PM
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Re: Well going to bite the bullet

I think a new barrel for the 7mm would be a very affordable upgrade to increase performance and accuracy, but to get out hunting with your son you'll also probably want 2 rifles. Your first thoughts of a new Sendero or weatherby magnum I think are on track. Or even being patient watching the classified adds here for a used 300. Lots of great deals pass through here for real shooters.
Borden Timberline 300 Win Mag - Hart 26" #4 fluted - McMillan A3 Edge - Jewell Trigger - ATACR
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