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Old 10-12-2007, 06:47 PM
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Default New Muzzleloader...please help!

Hello all,

I'm in the market for a new muzzleloader, I was just wondering what the best on the marker is today. I've been looking at the TC Encores and Omegas, but thats just because I've heard a little about them on TV and stuff....what do you guys recommend?

thanks for any help!!!
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Old 10-12-2007, 07:37 PM
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T/C's are great muzzleloaders. A little pricy though.

Look into CVA's - less expensive, great shooting. I have an Optima Elite (you can change out the barrel from black powder to centerfire).

Personally, I really want a Knight Rolling Block now. My wife's gonna kill me one of these days.


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Old 10-12-2007, 07:41 PM
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Personally, I'd pay that little bit more to net that T/C warranty.

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Old 10-12-2007, 07:52 PM
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Gotta have a good warranty when the company wont fix all the know problems.
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Old 10-13-2007, 03:23 AM
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T/C is great. I have had an Encore for 7 years now and it shoots great. But if you are not wanting to spend alot of money I would look real hard at the CVA. The optima pro has a great trigger, easy to clean and they shoot real well. I looked ath the new T/C triumph and was pretty fond of it too.
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Old 10-13-2007, 10:18 AM
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Love my T/C Omega.
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Old 10-13-2007, 11:16 AM
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I got a tc encore prohunter and i love it.It was high but i am really happy with it.
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Old 10-13-2007, 12:20 PM
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Get a Savage 10ML-II. I've owned half a dozen different muzzleloaders over the years, but once I got my Savage, the other rifles never see the light of day. T/C's are great guns, but the Savage is better. Plus, if it's legal in your state, shooting smokeless powder can't be beat. But even if I couldn't shoot smokeless powder, my 10ML-II would still be my "go-to" ML.

Natchez Shooters Supply carries the full line of 10ML-II's, and they are very reasonably priced.

http://www.natchezss.com

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Old 10-13-2007, 05:32 PM
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X2 for the Savage. I was skeptical about them until I won one. Well, my beloved Encore got the boot and was sold off. The Savage is built like a tank, has an adjustable trigger, three position tang safety, and no exposed hammer to contend with. Not to mention milder recoil and being able to see the target after the shot!
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Old 10-13-2007, 05:39 PM
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The best thing about the encores is the fact that you can also get centerfire and rimfire(now) barrels in either rifle,muzzleloader,shotgun,or handgun flavors.
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