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Old 11-24-2009, 07:10 AM
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I would go with the Model 7 in 7mm-08. I think it would just about perfect for what you describe, especially if it had a synthetic stock and SS barrel.
Agreed very hard to beat this one, and or a good lever action 1894 Marlin (I perfer the 41 mag, but that's just me)
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Old 11-24-2009, 07:37 AM
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Savage in 30-06. If you could only have 1 rifle, I'm picking the one that has the most versatility of loads, at the lowest cost rifle. JMO
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Old 11-24-2009, 10:46 AM
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savage 308 also.i have many rifles and my savage 308 is still one of my favorites
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Old 11-24-2009, 11:05 AM
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I would go for a lever gun if I was in that senario. Get a 30-30. Out of the rifles you mentioned I would pick the 30-06 just because the remington 700 is a great rifle and 30-06 is a great cartridge. Second would be the 270 and thats only because I don't have experience with the tikka.
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Old 11-24-2009, 01:33 PM
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Tikka 270. The Tikka's are an awesome gun. Love the performance and the feel of them. And the 270 is just my favourite overall calibre.
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Old 11-24-2009, 06:13 PM
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Of the ones you listed I'd pick the Remington seven in 7mm-08.

But I would rather have a Winchester model 70 featherweight in the same caliber.
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Old 11-25-2009, 01:57 PM
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Remington Model 7 - 7mm08
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Old 11-25-2009, 10:39 PM
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Remington 700 BDL in 308 Win.
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Old 11-25-2009, 11:02 PM
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Huh, with a 150yd max I don't know how you could figger one as better than another. Only gun I personally wouldn't ever buy--a 270. I hate 'em for some reason . Gimme a 25, a 28, or a 30 cal.
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Old 11-26-2009, 02:50 PM
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T/c triumph
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