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#2991859 - 10/21/12 03:53 PM another savage group
Rockhound
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Registered: 04/04/11
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Loc: Lawrence Co. TN

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Shot the 300 gr. Xtps with the savage recommended sabots today and had a solid 3/4 in group until i shot the 4th shot and turned it into about 1-1/4. I blame myself because i had done got shaky but still can't complain. I was only allowing about 5 min. After each shot also. These bullets did not like the red crush sabot but im going to try them again in a few days.

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#2992067 - 10/21/12 06:56 PM Re: another savage group [Re: Rockhound]
cecil30-30
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Registered: 12/05/06
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Wish my savage barrel would have shot like that..LOL
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#2992153 - 10/21/12 07:41 PM Re: another savage group [Re: cecil30-30]
holstonangler
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Registered: 02/25/06
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Nice!, what powder where you using?
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#2992286 - 10/21/12 08:41 PM Re: another savage group [Re: holstonangler]
Rockhound
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 Originally Posted By: holstonangler
Nice!, what powder where you using?


IMR SR 4759
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#2992287 - 10/21/12 08:42 PM Re: another savage group [Re: ]
Rockhound
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 Originally Posted By: CAMARO12
Was that a 100 yard target?


Yep
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#2992325 - 10/21/12 08:55 PM Re: another savage group [Re: Rockhound]
REN
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Registered: 10/24/07
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Loc: Wilson County, TN

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dang man, thats better then some rifles ive had.
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#2992330 - 10/21/12 08:58 PM Re: another savage group [Re: REN]
Rockhound
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 Originally Posted By: REN
dang man, thats better then some rifles ive had.


It has absolutely tickled the crap out of me
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#2992392 - 10/21/12 09:24 PM Re: another savage group [Re: Rockhound]
wlf89
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Registered: 10/14/07
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Loc: Lawrence County

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you should be ready come season
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#2992893 - 10/22/12 09:14 AM Re: another savage group [Re: wlf89]
tasaman
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Registered: 01/11/10
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Loc: Woodlawn, TN

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Nice shootin Rock. I like the 300 XTP and was shooting some yesterday in a Savage I just put a thumbhole stock on. No scope mind you just the stock fiber optic open sights. I was able to shoot a 3 inch group with open sights and I know they can do much better than that I just can't see all that well anymore.

One more thing I like about them.....CHEAP!! not as cheap as the 250 HPs but way less than the Barnes I shoot in my other Savage.

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#2994102 - 10/22/12 08:56 PM Re: another savage group [Re: tasaman]
Andy S.
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Registered: 07/26/99
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Loc: Atoka, TN

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Good shooting RH.
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