Finally took the plunge

Discussion in '.22-Rimfire Forum' started by raydcarter, Jun 8, 2009.

  1. raydcarter

    raydcarter New Member

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    May 8, 2009
    Finally took the plunge - photos added

    Bought the Savage MK II BTVS from CAL Ranch. $330 + tax. I surmise they may have had a few sitting around for a while - there was a 2008 catalog included in the package. Anyway, it's one sweet looking little package. I expect to try it out later in the week - provided we finally have a day when it isn't raining.
     
    Last edited: Jun 8, 2009
  2. Lotsdragon

    Lotsdragon New Member

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    Apr 5, 2009
    Potosi, Mo
    PICKS!!! We need pictures!
     

  3. ponycar17

    ponycar17 Active Member

    Feb 17, 2005
    South Carolina
    Congratulations on the purchase!!!! I'm a new Savage convert. I love their stuff with the Accutrigger. :D
     
    Last edited: Jun 9, 2009
  4. raydcarter

    raydcarter New Member

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    May 8, 2009
    Of course! What was I thinking - pictures!
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    The scope rings are, of course, tentative - that's just what I had lying around. Now to select a scope . . .
     
  5. pawn

    pawn Active Member

    Jan 31, 2007
    Crossville, TN
    lookin good. enjoy your rifle :)
     
  6. OBrien

    OBrien New Member

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    May 6, 2009
    Bangor Maine
    Thats purdy nice rifle.
     
  7. thomas44

    thomas44 New Member

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    Mar 16, 2008
    I love Savage rifles, and apparently so do alot of other people. The accutrigger is really nice; and now they have the accustock.
    Enjoy your rifle, and please,,,,let me know if you ever come across a bore guide for that little bolt action. I keep looking for one for my model 25 .223.
     
  8. jacksonco

    jacksonco New Member

    Re: Finally took the plunge - photos added

    Ok I saw the pics and have to concede that you have a nice looking rifle. I wouldn't take it out in the rain either. It looks like the colors on the stock may run together :D:D:D
     
  9. raydcarter

    raydcarter New Member

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    May 8, 2009
    Actually got a chance yesterday. First sunny day in about a week. Went to the range and later my 'mentor' was able to come bye. I did one group of about 3/8" at 50 yards off the bench. Ron did one four shot group that was not much larger than a single hole. At this point, I'm convinced that the rifle is a lot more accurate than I am. Tried three or four different loads - didn't seem to matter a whole lot.
     
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