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Old 02-01-2010, 12:16 PM
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Anyone know a custom rifle builder who uses a browning action?

I know carbon one customs does, but anyone aside from them? or someone who has a short bolt throw? 60degrees? 3 lug action? not a weatherby action either btw.

Also what's everyone's opinion of an HS precision rifle?
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Old 02-02-2010, 07:52 AM
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How about a Sako 75 action? I've never heard of anybody using Browning actions on custom builds. Another possibility (in the future from what I heard) would be the TC Icon actions.
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Old 02-02-2010, 09:16 AM
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Never heard or seen a custom rifle built on a Browning action.
I have no idea why.
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Old 02-02-2010, 11:53 AM
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I have an older Browning BBR bolt rifle. For a custom build I would consider it too heavy for a platform of a full up custom job.

An HS Precision is a fine rifle and I have considered having them build me one of their ultra light Mtn. rifles. They start out around $2700-2800. They build their own actions/triggers/stocks and barrels too I believe. Very nice...more of a semi-custom.
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Old 02-02-2010, 12:22 PM
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Pac-nor threads for them..amongst many others I'm sure. Trigger to your preference, drop it in a mcmillan atop pillars and glass and there's your custom rifle
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Old 02-06-2010, 02:40 AM
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I would think the older Brownies ( the FN's that are like a Mouser Action) would be a good base for one ?
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Old 02-06-2010, 06:09 AM
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Carbon one with christensen arms. i was college roomates with the owner. great gun. also check out Evolution USA. EDD makes a sweet gun. he says the groups out of his guns are pretty tight at 700.
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Old 02-06-2010, 12:39 PM
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Originally Posted by As I Please
There are few actions worse than the Browning and few tubes worse than Carbon One.
Explain your reasoning..
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