Can't decide

Discussion in 'Rifles, Bullets, Barrels & Ballistics' started by timmymic, Apr 30, 2013.

  1. timmymic

    timmymic Well-Known Member

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    Deciding between 2 rifles for 500 yard deer and 1000 yard targets! Both are savage model 10's one is the preditor hunter max 1 in 6.5 creed I would swap the stock with a choate tactical I already have or 2 the 10 fcp mcmillan 308! Please give input or experience with each!
     

  2. Red hunter

    Red hunter Well-Known Member

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    Do you reload ? Either one will do both. I have the 308 it's real nice. So I would go with the 6.5 for something new. Of course it is a Savage so for $300 on a barrel you can have both. Buy the Least expensive and put the extra towards the other barrel.
     

  3. timmymic

    timmymic Well-Known Member

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    I don't reload yet but planning on getting into it. But I def like your theory haha! I forgot to add I already have a 7mm08
     
  4. angus-5024

    angus-5024 Well-Known Member

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    if you dont reload buy the .308. hands down, dont even go any further...308 win