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#3101303 - 12/30/12 11:09 AM Who makes one?
Hardwoodmaterials
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Who makes a 17hmr with a regular light barrel? All I can find have bull barrels on them. I had one and loved shooting it but the bull barrel made it too heavy to carry far.
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#3101329 - 12/30/12 11:32 AM Re: Who makes one? [Re: Hardwoodmaterials]
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Savage 93R17 have several versions with a light/sporter barrel and Browning has one.
http://www.rrarms.com/browning-t-bolt-sporter-17-hmr-22.html
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#3101335 - 12/30/12 11:35 AM Re: Who makes one? [Re: paincave_2000]
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all the CZ sporter weight rimfires are chambered in 17HMR
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#3101346 - 12/30/12 11:49 AM Re: Who makes one? [Re: mr.big]
Hardwoodmaterials
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I saw the savages on their website but never seen one at a gun shop so I figured they were discontinued. My wife called around and only found 1 light barrel but its in Alabama. Why does no one carry them in a standard barrel? The brownings are out since I won't spend that kind of money on a rimfire and the CZ's I don't care for because of the backward safety.

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#3101426 - 12/30/12 12:58 PM Re: Who makes one? [Re: Hardwoodmaterials]
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I wish you lived here close and could actually shoot these CZ rimfire rifles I have,,I didn`t like the safety at first either but man after you get used to it and shoot a couple bricks through one all the other current made rimfires just feel cheap to me,,
the Savage rifles do shoot very well but I just have gotten to where I appreciate a good blue steel rifle with a nice wood stock,the triggers are easily tuned to less than a pound and they shoot lights out,,
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#3101440 - 12/30/12 01:08 PM Re: Who makes one? [Re: mr.big]
Hardwoodmaterials
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I've had CZ .22's and they shot fine. I just never could get used to the safety on them. Why do they call it an American model then put a safety on them that's backwards to every American gun made? I don't see me buying another CZ unless they change the safety or I find a can't pass up deal on one.
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#3101461 - 12/30/12 01:30 PM Re: Who makes one? [Re: Hardwoodmaterials]
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there was a guy on 22rimfirecentral.com some years back that offered a safety that set them up to push forward to fire. Might check there.

 Originally Posted By: Hardwoodmaterials
I've had CZ .22's and they shot fine. I just never could get used to the safety on them. Why do they call it an American model then put a safety on them that's backwards to every American gun made? I don't see me buying another CZ unless they change the safety or I find a can't pass up deal on one.

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