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Old 08-31-2012, 10:41 PM
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I wouldn't even consider the Remington 770 and Savage Axis.

For the $$ you've worked hard for, pay the extra few $$ for the Savage Model 10/110. The quality and features on the 10/110 are well worth it.

My $.02 worth.

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Old 09-01-2012, 12:18 AM
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I use a Marlin XL7 in 270 cal. Love it!!! Best gun for the money, IMO
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Old 09-04-2012, 06:50 AM
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[QUOTE=WisconsinDeer;71487]I'd seriously look into the Ruger American rifle with that budget if I were you.
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I agree I purchased this in the .308 for my daugter. The more I shoot it the more my M77 will stay in the safe This is a great woods gun for cheap money but not a cheaply made rifle.
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Old 09-04-2012, 11:14 AM
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I just purchased the Rem 700 .308. Not sure if this is out of your price range but many people are happy with the Rem 700.

Since a bit of time has gone by what have your found out? It was agonizing for me to select my rifle, many fine choices.
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Old 09-11-2012, 11:43 PM
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Are you really locked in to the .308, the .06 offers such a wide range of rounds, 90 gr to 220 gr rounds. I love my Weatherby/Howa, 24" barrel, 3" groupings at 200 yards, can't go wrong with this combination.
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