Your most accurate centerfire rifle.....

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

  1. Rogeritall

    Rogeritall Member

    Sep 17, 2012
    If I had to testify in court, I would have to say this is my most accurate center fire rifle right now, but only because I haven't had the time to work with my wife's Savage yet. I'm sure it will be far more accurate then the Rossi soon. :)

    This is a Rossi single shot in .223, with Simmons 4x12x50 scope on it. Back story... It now shoots about one inch groups at 100 yrds. Not great, but considering when I first bought it I was lucky to group on a paper plate at 100 yrds its came a long way. It was junk brand new, but I couldn't in clear soul trade it off knowing that it shot so poorly (I won't pass junk along). So I had my local gunsmith/guru re-crown the barrel (factory crown was trash), and do some tweeks... So, I figure I'll trade it soon, because it's probably about as good as it will ever get with factory ammo now, and I'm just still looking for better.

    Last edited: Oct 30, 2012
  2. JLA

    JLA Well-Known Member

    Feb 26, 2007
    Heart Of Texas
    Ill post pics of my .308 pretty soom. im doing some pretty cool mods to it.

  3. Ledslnger

    Ledslnger New Member

    Dec 12, 2011
    Either a Ruger M77 in .220 Swift or a TC Icon Precision in Ruger .204. Both are barn burners.
  4. vonotterskull

    vonotterskull Member

    May 8, 2003
    WOW, lots of nice looking rifles there. I got a lucky score 15 years or so ago and bought a 1942 K98 Mauser 8mm off a buddy for 100$. Great rifling, like new barrel. No scope, nothing fancy, no mods to it and it shoots tight. Not too bad for a 70 year old rifle.
  5. al45lc

    al45lc Active Member

    Mar 8, 2010
    colorful colorado
    Reminton 700 'Varminter' H.B. in 6mm Rem., aftermarket laminate stock with aluminum bedding area and firelapped factory barrel and a trigger job. Best group has been .41" for 5 shots.
    I'm sure it will do better, but for me.
  6. crockett007

    crockett007 New Member

    Feb 28, 2009
    Remington 700 SPS Tactical .308
    AICS stock
    Hawke sidewinder 4X14X44 optic
    Burris XTR rings
    EGW rail

  7. 45nut

    45nut Well-Known Member

    Jul 19, 2006
    Dallas, TX
    My Puma .357 Lever Action Carbine
  8. ka64

    ka64 Well-Known Member

    Now that's SIIIIIIIICK!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :eek:
  9. soundguy

    soundguy Well-Known Member

    May 8, 2012
    iron sights or scope?

    iron sights.. a tossup between a carl gustav and a 303 enfield. ( with an honorable mention to a ruskie sks i have that hit 'near center' of a 10" triangle at 150yds, shooting leaning against a rail.


    toss up between my rem 700 30-06 and another in 222rem.

    latter being much more pleasent to the shoulder to shoot.

    both make bulls at 100yds easy..
  10. Grizz

    Grizz Active Member

    Iron sights, my mosin nagant 91/30 hands down out to 300 yards.
  11. zant

    zant Well-Known Member

    Sep 24, 2009
    My favorite(because IT makes me look good),a custom Mauser 98 action with bull barrel 6.5x.06,1.25lb trigger,side safety,with a 56mm Nightforce scope(won for $10 at a gunshow)extremely accurate with 120gr under 500yds,over that,she likes Berger 130s.

    second would be a $365 Savage 110FP in .308,$75 trigger job and floating barrel,with handload 175-180gr Sierra HPBTs,she shoots 1.5 at 200yds all day long.
  12. Bushmaster1313

    Bushmaster1313 Member

    Sep 13, 2009
    Kimber 84M in .257 Roberts at 100 yards with a Leupold 2-7 scope:


    Here it is with its older cousin (a .257 Model 70):

    Here is a 100 yard group with the Model 70 and its iron sights:


    But my 88 in .243 is starting to grow on me:


    Last edited: Nov 12, 2012
  13. masterofdisaster

    masterofdisaster New Member

    Jul 20, 2011
    Savage 10 fcpk .308 1 inch shot groups at 200 yards benched
  14. jaydub

    jaydub Former Guest

    Apr 7, 2012
    Remington 40xbbr in .222 w/20" bbl
  15. ammohoarder

    ammohoarder New Member

    Nov 19, 2012
    Love my .338, its amazing the tight groups I get with the Double Tap 300 grain bullet at 400 yards.
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