Long Range Hunting Online Magazine


Go Back   Long Range Hunting Online Magazine > Rifles, Reloading, Optics, Equipment > Specialty Handgun Hunting

Specialty Handgun Hunting Techniques For Specialty Handgun Hunting


Reply

XP - Center grip or rear grip

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #8  
Old 12-12-2006, 09:14 PM
Platinum Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2004
Location: Texas
Posts: 5,613
Re: XP - Center grip or rear grip

Len

I agree with everyone about the center grip but it does
have one drawback (the trigger link) it can be troublesome
with a real lite trigger.

I have a 7-08 with a heavy 16" ss hart and found 3" to 4"
of eye relief was not enough so I went to an intermediate
eye relief 2 x 7 burris, very tough and works great.

I also have a 444 marlin in a 14" barreled contender by JDJ
and due to very heavy recoil I use a 3x burris long eye relief and 4 scope rings(kept shearing off the 3rd ring on a
3 ring redfield set up).

I find both intermediate and long eye relief scopes perform
well so be carefull if you decide to use a rifel scope with
a heavy recoiling pistol.

Just my 2 cents
J E CUSTOM
__________________
"PRESS ON"
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 12-21-2006, 11:34 PM
Bronze Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Glendale, Arizona
Posts: 43
Re: XP - Center grip or rear grip



This Fajen works well in my .35 Remington. It balances and handles recoil very well. Bill T.
Reply With Quote
  #10  
Old 01-16-2007, 04:05 PM
Silver Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Posts: 192
Re: XP - Center grip or rear grip

I too like the center grip, (HS), owned a couple of weatherby rear grips and sold them. just didn't like the feel or the accuracy.
hshunter [img]/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/cool.gif[/img]
Reply With Quote
  #11  
Old 01-16-2007, 04:14 PM
Bronze Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Glendale, Arizona
Posts: 43
Re: XP - Center grip or rear grip

The only thing I don't like about the center grip is all the spaghetti that connects the trigger to the sear. Bill T.
Reply With Quote
  #12  
Old 01-16-2007, 09:29 PM
Silver Member
 
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Wisconsin
Posts: 458
Re: XP - Center grip or rear grip

Go to a local silhouette match and see if someone has a Mike Dewey or Dell Taylor trigger setup in their gun and I'll bet they'll let you try it, very nice down to 4 oz.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes


Similar Threads for: XP - Center grip or rear grip
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Center grip triggers Alaska_Seth Specialty Handgun Hunting 6 08-29-2011 04:32 AM
brand new mcmillan rear grip Xp stock huntinfool18 Gun Parts - Stocks, Barrels, Actions, etc. 12 03-15-2011 08:16 PM
New developments for center grip XP-100s Fiftydriver Specialty Handgun Hunting 7 08-14-2009 10:22 PM
WTB McMillan XP100 Rear grip stock Veritas Gun Parts - Stocks, Barrels, Actions, etc. 3 06-05-2008 07:32 PM
WTB rear grip xp-100 stock B Jordan Gun Parts - Stocks, Barrels, Actions, etc. 2 03-25-2008 12:39 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:16 PM.


Powered by vBulletin ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Management Powered by vBadvanced CMPS
All content ©2010-2014 Long Range Hunting, LLC