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#3378313 - 09/28/13 08:09 PM My dream gun is ready for season
redblood
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Bought an absolutely like brand new model 88 winchester this summer. the nicest i have ever seen. not a scratch save one tiny one on the butt. still fully blued at the end of the barrel. filler screws still blued. Perfect. I found an older mint vari XII 2-7 and mounted it in talley lows. definitely wanted a scope that would balance nicely and not overpower the rifle. I ordered a nice dark leather german surplus sling and she is ready to go. Don't plan to deer hunt much, but wait to take a buck with such an elegant rifle chambered in the venerable 308 winchester. it came with owners manuel and a box of western super X shells circa 1972- still has the 6.50 price on shells lol. Thank again Buckwild







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#3378520 - 09/28/13 10:34 PM Re: My dream gun is ready for season [Re: redblood]
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should work just fine

hope u get a big one
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#3378550 - 09/28/13 11:11 PM Re: My dream gun is ready for season [Re: redblood]
redblood
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 Originally Posted By: redblood
Bought an absolutely like brand new model 88 winchester this summer. the nicest i have ever seen. not a scratch save one tiny one on the butt. still fully blued at the end of the barrel. filler screws still blued. Perfect. I found an older mint vari XII 2-7 and mounted it in talley lows. definitely wanted a scope that would balance nicely and not overpower the rifle. I ordered a nice dark leather german surplus sling and she is ready to go. Don't plan to deer hunt much, but wait to take a buck with such an elegant rifle chambered in the venerable 308 winchester. it came with owners manuel and a box of western super X shells circa 1972- still has the 6.50 price on shells lol. Thanks Buckwild for letting her go. I will always take care of it



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#3378591 - 09/29/13 03:39 AM Re: My dream gun is ready for season [Re: redblood]
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Nice looking 88 Redblood- congrats.
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#3378614 - 09/29/13 05:46 AM Re: My dream gun is ready for season [Re: Plateau Hunter]
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Nice take care of that one
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#3379221 - 09/29/13 02:37 PM Re: My dream gun is ready for season [Re: pseshooter300]
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Very nice rifle.
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#3379345 - 09/29/13 04:31 PM Re: My dream gun is ready for season [Re: redblood]
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Nice gun \:\)
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#3379512 - 09/29/13 06:01 PM Re: My dream gun is ready for season [Re: mountain man 71]
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Very cool man.
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#3379731 - 09/29/13 07:32 PM Re: My dream gun is ready for season [Re: redblood]
wsm
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That is a very nice rifle ,I have a 1956 savage model 99 in 308,wish it looked as good as yours,congrats.
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#3379759 - 09/29/13 07:38 PM Re: My dream gun is ready for season [Re: wsm]
redblood
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i love 99's as well
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