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Old 01-27-2007, 08:37 AM
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Default T/c Omega

anybody out there own this gun??? i think its got a fairly cheap price. and T/C makes quality stuff.. im thinking this might have to replace my old muzzleloader. right now you can get it at cabelas for $299. thats the Z5 blue/black with a 209 primer. oh yeah its a 50 cal.

i would rather have the stainless barrell but its $150 more bucks.

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Old 01-29-2007, 07:20 PM
Sureshot Sureshot is offline
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i dont think you can go wrong with anything coming from T/C. thats just my opinion though.
Use a 12 Gauge - It covers more area!
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Old 01-30-2007, 07:16 PM
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I shoot the Omega not the Z5 though great gun and I shoot 100gr. of APP cleanest powder I ever shot
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Old 05-11-2007, 06:49 AM
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I shoot the T/C Omega in Realtree Hardwoods and stainless. It was a little over $500. I shoot two 50 grain pyrodex pellets and powerbelts. I highly recomend it. T/C is a high quality gun maker. You can't go wrong with a T/C.
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Old 05-11-2007, 08:28 AM
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i shoot cva wolf 50 cal 209 primers 100 grain pryodex powerbelts
Now therefore take, I pray thee, thy weapons, thy quiver and thy bow, and go out to the field, and take me some venison.
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Old 06-06-2007, 12:29 PM
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I bought the Omega in grey laminate with 28" stainless barrel for $420 in 2005. It took me about 6 shots to sight in using 2-50 grain pellets of Triple 7 with a 245 grain hollow point power belt. The first time I took it hunting in Southern NH I drilled a 7 point 140# deer @ approx 140 yards @1:40PM. (I guess 1:40 is my lucky #) I have since dropped a Thompson 1.5 x 4 scope on it. I would recommend the Triple7/Powerbelt combo as they're easy to load, clean and accurate. I would also recommend spending the extra money on stainless especially in humidity prone areas. I stand by Thompson products as the factory is within 30 miles from my home and there service is outstanding. Not sure what will happen now with the Smith/Wesson merger. I often will pick my Omega over my Winchester 1300 scoped shotgun when I hunt because of the yardage capability of Omega...Sweet gun!
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