close
Long Range Hunting Online Magazine


Go Back   Long Range Hunting Online Magazine > Hunting > Varmint Hunting

Varmint Hunting Techniques For Prairie Dogs, Woodchucks, etc.

Reply

Let's see your Varmit rifles !

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #85  
Unread 10-04-2010, 07:39 AM
Bronze Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Posts: 39
Re: Let's see your Varmit rifles !

sweet looking rigs!

So I take it that noise suppressers are mandatory in New Zealand?

Must add significantly to the cost.
__________________
Romans 3:23 "For all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God."
Romans 6:23 "The wages of sin is death but the gift of God is eternal life through Jesus Christ our Lord."
Romans 5:8, "God demonstrates His own love for us, in that while we were yet sinners Christ died for us!"
Romans 10:13 "Whoever will call on the name of the Lord will be saved!"
Romans 10:9"If you confess with your mouth Jesus as Lord, and believe in your heart that God raised Jesus from the dead, you shall be saved.."
Reply With Quote
  •   #86  
    Unread 10-04-2010, 04:17 PM
    Junior Member
     
    Join Date: Apr 2007
    Location: Southland, New Zealand
    Posts: 16
    Re: Let's see your Varmit rifles !

    Quote:
    Originally Posted by 4given View Post
    sweet looking rigs!

    So I take it that noise suppressers are mandatory in New Zealand?

    Must add significantly to the cost.
    Thanks.

    No, supressors are not mandatory over here, but I really prefer to use them on my varmint rigs, and other heavy rifles (where weight is not an issue). So much nicer to shoot and makes it easier to spot your shots (much the same as using a brake) and the big benefit is that it is quiet, and animals don't all clear out at the first shot. Its quite funny watching a group of rabbits wondering why their mate next to them has just exploded! and then proceeding to shoot the rest of them without the others having much of a clue what is going on. Also good when you are shooting with a spotter as you don't need to wear earmuffs/plugs.

    Good supressors are around $500 NZD fitted, so about $350USD. Money well spent I think..
    Reply With Quote

      #87  
    Unread 10-04-2010, 05:49 PM
    Bronze Member
     
    Join Date: Jul 2010
    Posts: 39
    Re: Let's see your Varmit rifles !

    Quote:
    Originally Posted by the claw View Post
    Thanks.

    No, supressors are not mandatory over here, but I really prefer to use them on my varmint rigs, and other heavy rifles (where weight is not an issue). So much nicer to shoot and makes it easier to spot your shots (much the same as using a brake) and the big benefit is that it is quiet, and animals don't all clear out at the first shot. Its quite funny watching a group of rabbits wondering why their mate next to them has just exploded! and then proceeding to shoot the rest of them without the others having much of a clue what is going on. Also good when you are shooting with a spotter as you don't need to wear earmuffs/plugs.

    Good supressors are around $500 NZD fitted, so about $350USD. Money well spent I think..
    As you probably know, owning a supressor hear in the US is like owning a full auto.... it is a Class III item and you have to pay a tax & etc......
    __________________
    Romans 3:23 "For all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God."
    Romans 6:23 "The wages of sin is death but the gift of God is eternal life through Jesus Christ our Lord."
    Romans 5:8, "God demonstrates His own love for us, in that while we were yet sinners Christ died for us!"
    Romans 10:13 "Whoever will call on the name of the Lord will be saved!"
    Romans 10:9"If you confess with your mouth Jesus as Lord, and believe in your heart that God raised Jesus from the dead, you shall be saved.."
    Reply With Quote
      #88  
    Unread 10-04-2010, 06:50 PM
    Junior Member
     
    Join Date: Apr 2007
    Location: Southland, New Zealand
    Posts: 16
    Re: Let's see your Varmit rifles !

    Yes, seems a little odd I think. Here you need to jump through hoops if you want to own something like an AR15 (or similar "military style" semi auto's), and handguns, well that's even more restrictive... but supressors aren't a problem...
    Reply With Quote
      #89  
    Unread 10-06-2010, 02:16 PM
    Bronze Member
     
    Join Date: Mar 2008
    Location: Wyoming
    Posts: 40
    Re: Let's see your Varmit rifles !

    Here's my old Rem 788 with a factory medium contour barrell chambered for .222 rem. Scope is a Monarch 4x16 with ballistic mil-dot.

    Reply With Quote
      #90  
    Unread 10-17-2010, 12:38 PM
    Platinum Member
     
    Join Date: Feb 2009
    Posts: 3,546
    Re: Let's see your Varmit rifles !

    Quote:
    Originally Posted by hey_poolboy View Post
    This is the only pic I could come up with. M96 Swede with a Kimber barrel chambered in .22-250Rem. I'm currently working on a homemade stock for it.

    Good looking rig, nice camo job.
    Reply With Quote
      #91  
    Unread 10-17-2010, 08:47 PM
    Bronze Member
     
    Join Date: Oct 2009
    Location: Central, IL.
    Posts: 45
    Re: Let's see your Varmit rifles !

    Thanks!
    Reply With Quote
    Reply

    Bookmarks

    Thread Tools
    Display Modes


    Similar Threads for: Let's see your Varmit rifles !
    Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
    HELP with a new Varmit Build!!! Dust270WSM Rifles, Bullets, Barrels & Ballistics 15 12-11-2011 01:23 AM
    CZ 550 Varmit bartrak Varmint Hunting 1 10-12-2010 07:54 PM
    CZ 550 Varmit bartrak Coyote Hunting - From 10 Yards to over 1,000 Yards 9 07-16-2010 03:14 PM
    new varmit rig tony c Varmint Hunting 0 08-09-2009 06:05 PM
    Kimber Pro Varmit 204 JPRITT Guns For Sale 0 01-29-2009 08:22 PM


    All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:57 PM.


    Powered by vBulletin ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
    Content Management Powered by vBadvanced CMPS
    All content ©2010-2015 Long Range Hunting, LLC