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Old 01-14-2009, 08:12 PM
Scrub Buck
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Troy, Alabama
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The ruger is a little on the high side for more because all Im going to do is play around with it. I dont want to spend around $800 on a gun that i cant even deer hunt with! That is why i have narrowed it down between the savage and marlin. I have shot the marlin and its a good little gun but i also like the accutrigger on the savage. I think I am just going to go with the savage. What about the sweet 17 scopes? are they pretty accurate? and dependable
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Old 01-20-2009, 09:11 PM
Scrub Buck
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Colfax, Louisiana
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Originally Posted by South Alabama's Finest View Post
I'm thinking about purchasing a 17 HMR. Which make would be better? A marlin or savage?
I had the marlin with the heavy barrel until i shot a savage. I bought the savage with a heavy barrel and thumbhole stock. both are solid rifles, but the accutrigger makes the savage top choice
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