Your most accurate centerfire rifle.....

Discussion in 'Large-Bore/Small-Bore Rifle/Shotgun' started by B27, Oct 26, 2012.

  1. gunslinger69

    gunslinger69 New Member

    Jan 7, 2012
    REmington 742 in 6mm. Only one I've ever seen, and was my dads.
  2. B27

    B27 New Member

    Sep 23, 2012
    Atlanta, GA
    Oh my!
    Some very handsome rifles here.:)

  3. aa1911

    aa1911 Well-Known Member

    Dec 12, 2010
    Pacific Northwest
    center fire... hmmmm... would have to vote my M1A, the gun is 063,xxx serial number but was rebarreled and worked over good by the military armorers at camp perry many moons ago. the barrel/bolt are 7 million and something serial number.

    But I hope to beat it with a new bolt gun, long overdue for one. Thinking either .280 rem or go for a .300 mag, probably .300 WSM or the RUM. Still need a M24 setup also though... hmmm.. so many guns, so little green in the wallet...

    doesn't matter what bullet/powder combo you throw down the pipe, the M1A holds point of impact on all of them and it's stupid accurate, especially considering it's a gas gun. Even with iron sights, I can usually out-perform everything else I own. Some of my old 03-A3's are very accurate though also, even the 2 groove barreled one.

    the .17 HMR I have (marlin) and my .22 target rifles are more accurate but rimfire so don't count.
  4. B27

    B27 New Member

    Sep 23, 2012
    Atlanta, GA
    This is a NM M-1 garand built on a Wincester receiver made in 1941...


    The previous owner was a seious highpower shooter and took it to Camp Perry twice.

    It is the only iron sighted rifle that I have ever been able to shoot a sub 1 moa group with.

    I love this rifle.....I want to be buried with this rifle....:D
  5. myfriendis410

    myfriendis410 Member

    Mar 30, 2011
    Lompoc California
    That's tough; I have several bolt guns that shoot into 1/2", but my favorite is a Pedersoli Sharps 1874 that I have been working with for the last few years. I have a 518 gr. cast bullet, heat treated from wheel weights and lubed with my own recipe sitting on 27.2 gr. of IMR4198 with a card, that puts five rounds into one hole at 100 yards. This is with a tang sight. Really astounding that one can get that kind of accuracy with a peep sight.
  6. targetacqmgt

    targetacqmgt New Member

    Sep 21, 2012
    Rossi Wizard in 30-06:D
  7. ka64

    ka64 Well-Known Member

    Belgium 270

  8. woolleyworm

    woolleyworm Well-Known Member

    Feb 23, 2009
    SW Fort Worth
    Gotta love the Brownings, something about them just give me the warm fuzzies.

    My most accurate CF is my A-bolt in 7mm-08.
  9. ka64

    ka64 Well-Known Member

    Not a Browning Woolley, a FN..
  10. JLA

    JLA Well-Known Member

    Feb 26, 2007
    Heart Of Texas
    yep that a large ring commercial mauser action. Some of the best custom rifle actions are the Interarms Mark X actions.
  11. woolleyworm

    woolleyworm Well-Known Member

    Feb 23, 2009
    SW Fort Worth
    ;) Great looking gun still ! The wood made me think Browning at first glance. What do you have it scoped with?
  12. Zane71464

    Zane71464 Well-Known Member

    Aug 1, 2009
    Ohio NRA Member
    The three of mine that I shoot with the most and would have to say, three of the most accurate that I like to shoot and coyote hunt with (as far as sub moa) are the Savage 12 in .223 Rem., Remington 788 in .243 Rem. and the Savage 11 in .204 Ruger.

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  13. This mas 36/57 in 7.5x54fr im load whit 200 grains and is my most accurate and better of my bar .300win mag and no any accurate lost whit this type of bayonet...If enfield can 36 can and maybe better....No any safety on this rifle lol

    under is mas 36 modify by bad yankee in 308 win :) grrrrrrrr

  14. carver

    carver Moderator Supporting Member

    .308 Remington, 1/2 MOA, if I do my part.

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  15. ka64

    ka64 Well-Known Member

    Just a Bushnel 3X9. It was my Grandfathers, so I'm leaving it the way it was in his memory. The interest thing though is the serial # is only 1036, I just haven't found the time to research it further.
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