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what cal for a elk Handgun????

 
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Old 03-11-2013, 05:02 PM
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what cal for a elk Handgun????

i want to build a rear grip Handgun that i could take elk size game out to 750 with plenty of knock down power. Also how r yall using rifle scopes on these handguns when it comes to eye relief????? looking at using a new savage target action.
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Old 03-11-2013, 05:51 PM
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Re: what cal for a elk Handgun????

Sure, you can build a "handgun" on the target action, with at least a 16.5" barrel and over 26" overall.

My suggestion. Get your action, a 18" barrel in something like a 338 edge or 300 WSM with a brake, and a good scope, bases, etc. Lots of options.

An easy startingpoint is the Choate Ultimate Varmint Stock, cutting off the shoulder stock. No bedding required. I think its made for the action.

Thats a long shot for a rifle, much less a shorter instrument. Practice a lot.

Ask for 358hammer over a specialtypistols.com.

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Old 03-11-2013, 07:17 PM
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Re: what cal for a elk Handgun????

Pass me that crack pipe.....I could use a good hit off it too..!!!!!
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Old 03-11-2013, 07:21 PM
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Re: what cal for a elk Handgun????

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Old 03-11-2013, 07:22 PM
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Re: what cal for a elk Handgun????

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Pass me that crack pipe.....I could use a good hit off it too..!!!!!
Crack pipe? Not sure what you are into or what you are insinuating but elk with a specialty handgun at 750 yards is easily doable...
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Old 03-11-2013, 07:47 PM
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Old 03-11-2013, 07:54 PM
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Re: what cal for a elk Handgun????

338 AX 18.5" it will thump them hard at 750 yds.

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