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Old 07-20-2009, 10:08 AM
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Ok I need a little help. I am getting ready to by a new rifle and I dont have the money to buy something to special. I have a few rifles that I am looking at getting and I would like some feedback or suggestions on them. I am looking a a savage 110fxp3, a weatherby vangaurd with a tan stock, or looking at a stevens model 200.

I can get the savage package for 397, the vangaurd for 350, or the model 200 for 300 dollars. Any help or opinions would be appreciated. Thanks

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Old 07-20-2009, 11:31 AM
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Get the Savage package with the Accutrigger.
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Old 07-20-2009, 12:13 PM
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Get the Vanguard or the Savage witht he accutirigger. Both should shoot great out of the box. Make sure you have enough money to get a good scope to top them off with none of that bubble pack stuff from wallyworld.
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Old 07-20-2009, 01:13 PM
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I have a savage 7 rem mag and its a sweet shooter it will stack it favorite load of IMR 7828 and a hornady 154 old school spitzer flat base into 3/4 of a inch at a 100 sorry to run on but here how I would pick them the savage first the weatherby next and the stevens last it all depends how your funds are

good luck
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Old 07-20-2009, 01:20 PM
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+1 Savage with accu-trigger.
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Old 07-20-2009, 03:29 PM
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I'm with Popeye on this one.




Go with Savage !!!
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Old 07-20-2009, 04:01 PM
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I have a Savage 110 in 7mm Remington Magnum and it will shoot sub-MOA past 300 yards with factory loads (e.g. Winchester Supreme 150 grain BST; Federal Premium 160 grain Nosler Partitions)...inside 100 yards there is always one ragged hole.

I have a Savage 116 in .270 Winchester that will shoot right at 1 MOA (1-1.5) out to 200 yards.

Savages are great shooters out of the box...had to replace the scope on the 7mm...the Wallyworld scope broke a reticle that cost me a nice 8-pt.
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Old 07-20-2009, 05:06 PM
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If I were you I would get a Marlin XL7.
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Old 07-20-2009, 05:18 PM
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I'd get the vanguard, I picked one of the 7 mags up a wally world when they hit $390. Other than it takes to much powder to reload (I like the 308 family) and it really lets you know you pulled the trigger it's a excellent gun (the trigger on this one isn't to bad either) Probably in the 1 1/4-1 1/2 group size the way I shoot so it would be a little less than that off a sled or something. I've got 2 others and their sub MOA guns and they do what they are advertised to do
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Old 07-20-2009, 05:43 PM
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If it feels good and comfortable to you. Get a Savage with the Accu-trigger its a great gun for the money.
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