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#2894063 - 08/02/12 02:13 PM Remington R 25?
pressfit
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Do any of you have one or ever shot one? I'm thinking of getting one in .308. whats your opinion..thanks!
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#2894092 - 08/02/12 02:35 PM Re: Remington R 25? [Re: pressfit]
Plateau Hunter
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Buddy has DPMS branded version of same rifle-nice rifle but HEAVY! PH
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#2894441 - 08/02/12 08:28 PM Re: Remington R 25? [Re: Plateau Hunter]
1 good shot
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my brother said he shot one and like every thing about except the trigger
said it had too long a travel on it

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#2894835 - 08/03/12 08:43 AM Re: Remington R 25? [Re: 1 good shot]
meat hunter
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First class rifle for the money. They are a bit heavy but all .308 AR style rifles are heavy. Factory triggers suck but that can be remedied with a RRA 2 stage for under $100. Every one I have seen and/or shot was very accurate. By that I mean moa or better with quality ammo.
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#2897335 - 08/05/12 09:29 PM Re: Remington R 25? [Re: meat hunter]
huntinman
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I have one in the 243. Very accurate, and I haven't noticed a long trigger pull on mine.
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#2915239 - 08/21/12 01:23 PM Re: Remington R 25? [Re: huntinman]
Homebrewer
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I have DPMS 24 inch SS and I put a Jared 3 lb. trigger in mine and got it down to 36 oz. Love it!
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#2915587 - 08/21/12 07:13 PM Re: Remington R 25? [Re: Homebrewer]
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Great weapon.
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#2970216 - 10/05/12 07:14 PM Re: Remington R 25? [Re: FLTENNHUNTER1]
rj112275
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As mentioned above, they are heavy. I have used a 308 for deer hunting the past 15 years, and the R-25 is nice... and did I say heavy? It's a beast compared to the tow Remington Model 7's that I've had.
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#2970419 - 10/05/12 09:31 PM Re: Remington R 25? [Re: rj112275]
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Slap a Geissele in it and you won't have any more trigger complaints.
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