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Old 01-02-2003, 11:51 PM
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Have any of you ever heard of a browning blr lever action 30-06? Someone has one for sale for about 470 dollars and I was wondering if anyone had an opinion on them.

Just making sure that I don't buy something and then hear that they always jam up or are not accurate or something flawed with the design.

The rifle is like 95% condition. Very good.



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Old 01-02-2003, 11:59 PM
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I have friend who purchased one and, it has the worst trigger I have ever felt. We could never find anyone who would do a trigger job on it. Make sure you try the triggers on as many of these rifles as possible, and pick the one with the best trigger. Good luck.
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Old 01-03-2003, 12:12 AM
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I've had two Browning BLR 81's and can testify to you that they are about as fine a &quot;walking around the woods&quot; gun as money can buy. I did find a gunsmith in California who could work on the trigger and he adjusted it for me and made it adequate. I gave one to my brother (a 7mm-08) and I sold mine (a .284 Win). I will forever regret the day I did... <img src=icon_smile_sad.gif border=0 align=middle>

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Old 01-03-2003, 05:33 AM
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i like them alot. i had one in order but was a 7mm-08rem. the reason why i did not try for one in 30-06sprg was being the stock was to long for me and felt uncomfortable.
if you are looking for one. i would go with the 308win shorter action and the 308win is just as good as the 30-06sprg. a new one runs for $550.00 where i buy my guns.
as seatlesears said &quot;one of the finest alking around the woods guns &quot; they do feel good. if i was you pick it up. very good price.

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