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  1. mrbill

    mrbill New Member

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    Well, I went and got the Savage 12VLPSS today. Had the scope mounted and boresighted. Will sadly have to wait till next week to sight her in. Here she is...........

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    TL1000RSquid ΜΟΛΩΝ ΛΑΒΕ

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    looks good :cool: Stainless looks alot better then my blued 110 :hs:
     
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    mrbill New Member

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    hopefully it'll shoot as good as it looks.
     
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    it's a savage it will.
     
  5. Goat

    Goat That crack is really moreish

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    caliber?

    And I'd get that bolt handle switched out, I hate the factory large handles :o
     
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    Looks damned nice.

    Should have gone with a silver scope, I know a guy with a Rem 700 VLS with a stainless barrel, best looking rifle ever.
     
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    handle doesn't bother me.
     
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    I already had the scope. Later on down the road, I'd like to get one, but for now the black will work and save me money.
     
  9. Goat

    Goat That crack is really moreish

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    A synthetic/stainless Kimber Montana with a matte black scope is 10x sexier :fawk:
     
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    jonny427 Scooby Doo OT Supporter

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    Your barrel is sexay
     
  11. mrbill

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    isn't it?:)
     
  12. jtl090179

    jtl090179 Oh I get it, yeah. He's the girl, then you're the OT Supporter

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    is that walnut?? its dead sexy, maybe even more than that barrel
     
  13. Goat

    Goat That crack is really moreish

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    it's laminate
     
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    yep, but it's soooo smmmoootthhhh to the touch, it almost feels artificial.
     
  15. Goat

    Goat That crack is really moreish

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    I've never felt a rough wood stock, or a smooth artificial for that matter, they always have a texture

    and laminate is kinda artificial :o
     
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    jtl090179 Oh I get it, yeah. He's the girl, then you're the OT Supporter

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    really? i didnt know that savage made put laminate on their stocks
     
  17. Goat

    Goat That crack is really moreish

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    They have for years :o
     
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    mrbill New Member

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    it's just layers of cheap real stuff glued together to form a stronger whole.:p
     
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    not laminate on the stock, the stock is laminated wood(layers).
     
  20. PanzerAce

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    No.
     
  21. Goat

    Goat That crack is really moreish

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    I'm glad it's actually a natural color, those colored laminates are absolutely hideous.
     
  22. Goat

    Goat That crack is really moreish

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    700's have to be some of the most plain, boring looking actions available. :o
     
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    you do know that bore sighting can mess up your barrel, right? Unless they used one of the cool laser pointer things.
     
  24. Goat

    Goat That crack is really moreish

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    please explain how.
     
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    something about how stuffing the thing down the barrel can marr the crown.

    what we do is look through the barrel and then site onto what we see through the barrel. it'll put you on paper to take care of the fine tuning.
     

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