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Old 02-09-2013, 04:04 PM
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I am looking to buy a new bolt action hunting rifle. Looking at something about a 300 win mag or sort mag. i want it synthetic stock fluted barrel and a detachable magazine. I want something good quality and accurate.
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Old 02-09-2013, 07:24 PM
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I was contemplating selling my Browning Micro Hunter. But it has a wood stock and is in 325 WSM. It sports a Burris Short Mag scope with Ballistic Plex reticle. Would include reloading dies, any tips I have on hand and somewhere around 200 rounds of ammo if you're willing to pay the Hazmat fees. This rifle easily shoot <1 MOA with some 3 shot groups that were under 1/2 MOA with 200 gr Nosler Accubonds.
Drop me a pm if you're interested and we can discuss price.
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Old 02-11-2013, 12:56 PM
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As a "southpaw" myself I am always looking....LOL I even tend to simply buy left handed guns I come across because I can.

Tikka and Savage both seem to offer a good variety of lefty's and I have been happy with Browning as well. I have a Savage Model 10 in 308 and a Model 11 (lightweight) in 7mm-08...also have a Tikka T-3 Stainless Lite in 270 WSM that I really love! I also picked up a Browning A-Bolt Medallion in 25 WSSM a couple years ago and really like how it handles and shoots but it too is a wood stocked rifle. If yer stuck on synthetic look at Tikka and Savage in my opinion...good triggers, smooth actions, detachable mags and accurate.
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Old 06-09-2013, 02:30 PM
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Being left handed it seems I always had to adapt to the guns I had. I bought the left hand Savage Weather Warrior, accu-trigger, etc, and finally found a comfortable and excellent shooting rifle. Mine is in the .308. Must admit it did take a little time getting used to the left hand configuration after shooting right hand rifles for years.
Good luck.
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Old 06-09-2013, 04:29 PM
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i own a synthetic .300 winmag tikka t3 with a stainless barrel and while its not fluted it shoots wonderfully. its a very light firearm so i added a limbsaver and it does a great job of keeping my arm attached to my body.
i would guess its slightly more expensive cousin the sakko would preform admirably and does have a fluted barrel as well and deserves a look.
good luck!
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Old 06-27-2013, 10:33 PM
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Savage has been a left-handed shooter's best friend for decades. Reputation for accuracy and the accutrigger is great.
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Old 06-28-2013, 10:32 AM
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i have the left handed savage weather warrior in 22-250. couldnt ask for any better from a rifle.
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Old 06-28-2013, 07:20 PM
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I have a Savage Weather Warrior 16 FCSS in .204 (right handed).

For all the reasons stated above plus mine has the "Accu stock".

Certainly one of my favorite rifles !!!
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Old 07-17-2013, 03:11 PM
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If you can find one, this may float your boat!


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Old 07-18-2013, 01:10 PM
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Another nod to Savage. I shoot a LH Savage Weather Warrior in 30'06. It's awesome and accurate.
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