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View Poll Results: Do you plan to buy a new custom rifle in the next 12 months?
YES - Of course 2,115 72.31%
NO - wife/girlfriend won't let me. 810 27.69%
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Do you plan to buy a new custom rifle?

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Unread 11-20-2010, 04:30 AM
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Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Billings, MT
Posts: 332
Re: Do you plan to buy a new custom rifle?

Does building your own AR count as buying a custom rifle? I haven't voted yet.
There are only two seasons: Hunting season, and Getting Ready for Hunting season. -DAD
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Unread 01-08-2011, 11:51 PM
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Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: Oregon
Posts: 443
Re: Do you plan to buy a new custom rifle?

I have a Rem 700 stainless ultramag action, but haven't got around to start the build. I keep buying factory Remington stainless guns, HS stocks for them , Leupolds, dies, brass and bullets. That the problem with being a gunaddict, can't say no to a good deal.
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Unread 01-09-2011, 07:56 AM
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Join Date: Jan 2010
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Re: Do you plan to buy a new custom rifle?

It's not that I do not want to, or the wife will not let me. Its come down to the under-utilization of what rifles I already have.
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Unread 02-08-2011, 01:16 AM
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Join Date: Jan 2011
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Re: Do you plan to buy a new custom rifle?

Ordered mine on Jan 7th from Corlanes

Defiance action in 300 win mag
Ted Gaillard 26 fluted Barrel
Robertson Predator Stock
Jewel Triger
Night Force 3.5-15X56 NP-R1

Turn around for parts is quick so should be at the range by June or earlier with it. Can't wait to see what it can do.
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Unread 02-21-2011, 12:03 PM
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Re: Do you plan to buy a new custom rifle?

built my last one- probably have to do the next one. Just want to warn anyone who is planning to buy RCBSload programming...DON'T. You should spend the money on the $1000. wouth of manuals you have to OWN to use it! they now require that vice the nominal fee they used to charge for "updating" the program via the Net with a minimal payment for the additional books you want turned on. I had ver 2.88 and loved it....then I made the mistake of buying the upgrade to 3.00 them 3.36, each sucessively worse! thank God I saved the old version on my old hard drive and my old lap top so that I can access all those old manuals I use. I will now go out and buy at least 4-5 new manuals so that I can continue my 50 plus years of reloading. Pissed in ID.
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Unread 02-23-2011, 02:58 PM
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Join Date: Jan 2010
Posts: 10
Re: Do you plan to buy a new custom rifle?

I want to build me a new light weight 280 AI this year. I have started gathering up the the parts. I have a savage Action and the scope (Leupold VX3 3.5 X10,) bases, rings,go & nogo gauges. I need to get the barrell ordered in the next couple of weeks i just havent decided where i want to get it
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Unread 02-27-2011, 04:27 PM
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Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: West Texas
Posts: 17
Re: Do you plan to buy a new custom rifle?

Will buy or build a new custom rifle soon, after the disaster with the Remington .308 I am firmly convinced a custom rifle is the only way to fly.
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