Guns Like firearms themselves, there's a wide variety of opinions on what's the best gun.
View Poll Results: A poll
Remington
32.33%
Winchester
10.42%
Weatherby
4.67%
Savage
9.15%
Browning
12.04%
Ithaca
0.83%
Beretta
1.24%
Benelli
2.89%
Federal
0.13%
Ruger
9.30%
Sako
4.73%
Other
9.62%
Thompson Center
2.67%
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Which Gun

Old 02-22-2006, 11:04 AM
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Remington 700 in .308
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Old 03-04-2006, 09:29 PM
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Tikka .270 and since I bird hunt and that would be hard My Benelli. If only one Benelli and Would have to use my Mathews bow for the big game
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Old 03-18-2006, 08:53 PM
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winchester model 70 in 270
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Old 03-19-2006, 09:45 AM
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I've got a browning m86 in .45-70 which I'd hate to give up; I can hit tennis balls at about 75 yards free-standing with iron sights. I love this rifle.
I've never had a Sako that was anything other than a dog...had 2 of 'em, a Finnbear Deluxe with a Zeiss scope in 7mm RemMag that could not shoot closer than 1.5", even with 'benchrest' care in reloading... I sold it to a sucker. The other one, is a Sako Finnbear (c 1950's with serial number under 1000) in .270Win...this piece of junk must shoot from a fouled bore. So, I clean the rifle barrel, put 15 shots thru it to foul the bore, then the next 10 shots can be covered with a dime. From the 11'th shot on, the group opens up again. Piece of JUNK !!! I'll never buy another Sako again.
I guess the Swedes use 'em for moose because they're big as a school bus and you can shoot 'em so close the muzzle blast will burn off all the hair and cook 'em for you too.

I guess after it's all said and done, I'd take my Winchester M70 in .30-06 sporting a Kahles 1.5-6 scope. What a rifle/scope combo ! (Post-64 M70).
It would and usually is my 1st choice hunting rifle.
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Old 03-24-2006, 08:08 PM
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Well if i was limited to one here it is. T/C Grey Hawk 50 cal. ML
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Old 03-25-2006, 05:25 PM
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Ok, I'll bite...Browning A-5, it will kill anything I'm likely to run into..
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Old 03-29-2006, 11:19 AM
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West German .340 Wby Mark V custom. Buttery smooth, beautiful and it'll do anything you want a rifle to do.
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Old 03-30-2006, 10:50 AM
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The one that would best kill the guy making the 1 gun law........

I am partialby sentiment to a 1958 Model 70 338WMAG.
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Old 04-09-2006, 11:07 AM
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What a terrible thought! I guess if it was only one gun, it would have to be my Remington 11-87 because a shotgun is probably the best overall solution.

If it was one Rifle, of my rifles I guess I'd choose my Tikka 695 in .30-06 just because of the calliber. I'd sure miss my 6.5x55SE, my .308...


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Old 04-18-2006, 07:26 PM
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I won't let my Sako go .

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