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#474244 - 10/30/07 11:22 AM GGRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRR!!!
AlabamaSwamper
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Registered: 06/03/04
Posts: 5133
Loc: Southern Wayne CO and NW Alaba...

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I swear, one thing after another.

I posted a week or so ago about my Browning Abolt. Well, it was the clip, my spare works fine.

I go to Eagle Creek and shoot a deer on Saturday with my Abolt. After picking up camp, I then head to our farm on Sunday to meet my dad to work on stands. While he is shooting his Abolt .270 I decide that since I haven't shot at 100 yards this year I would throw it up. I shoot, 1.5" high, PERFECT.

I get home, unload truck and eat supper. That night, I go to garage to clean both rifles. (I take two everywhere) I get Abolt out and THE FREAKIN STOCK IS BUSTED ON THE FOREARM!!!!!!!! GRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRR

I don't mean small crack either. My factory walnut stock has a small crack in it (very small and probably not hurting anything) but I have a Ram-Line composite on the gun and that is what cracked. I mean you can put a dang dollar bill and run it in and out. GRRRR

Last night I put the Nikon on the BAR .270 that I don't want to hunt with. If I can get my 30.30 to shoot good, I'm going to hunt with it. I have my .300RUM for those clearcuts/fields. I'm just ticked about this.

I guess I'm looking for a stock now. GRRRRR

I needed to vent, thanks for reading this. LOL
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#474608 - 10/30/07 03:53 PM Re: GGRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRR!!! [Re: AlabamaSwamper]
Hillbilly Hunter
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Registered: 07/15/05
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Loc: Branchville

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sorry about your luck. I have never had one crack and I hope I never do.
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#474612 - 10/30/07 03:56 PM Re: GGRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRR!!! [Re: Hillbilly Hunter]
smstone22
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Registered: 01/11/04
Posts: 16954
Loc: Allardt, TN

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Man I have never had that happen. I guess its from all the recoil of the 300 rum?
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#474733 - 10/30/07 05:39 PM Re: GGRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRR!!! [Re: smstone22]
AlabamaSwamper
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No no. LOL

This is a 30.06. lol

I haven't dropped it or anything so I really don't have any idea what happened to the stock. It is ruined now however.
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#474784 - 10/30/07 06:27 PM Re: GGRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRR!!! [Re: AlabamaSwamper]
cdw338
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Registered: 11/17/01
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Loc: Ky Lake Paris Tn

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Call them, RamLine's are garanteed for life. I had one to brake
,I called them and was told to send it back to them. They sent
me a new stock at no charge. I ordered mine from Midsouth Shooters in Clarksville,TN.


Edited by cdw338 (10/30/07 06:30 PM)

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#474958 - 10/30/07 08:08 PM Re: GGRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRR!!! [Re: cdw338]
Whelen Man
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Registered: 03/12/99
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Loc: Athens, TN, USA

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I had a RamLine stock to split right through the front action screw and the rifles groups got larger. I called them and they sent me a new stock at no cost. Can't beat that for service. They're not the most expensive stock but they stand behind what they sell.
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#474999 - 10/30/07 08:26 PM Re: GGRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRR!!! [Re: Whelen Man]
dmoo
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Registered: 08/11/02
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I was reading feedback on Midway USA and Ram Line is said to have good warranty service.
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#475529 - 10/31/07 09:08 AM Re: GGRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRR!!! [Re: dmoo]
AlabamaSwamper
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I did send an email yesterday. I'll let you guys know what they say.
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#475551 - 10/31/07 09:25 AM Re: GGRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRR!!! [Re: AlabamaSwamper]
AlabamaSwamper
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Loc: Southern Wayne CO and NW Alaba...

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Great news. I just got an email and they said to send it back and they would replace it!
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#475620 - 10/31/07 09:52 AM Re: GGRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRR!!! [Re: AlabamaSwamper]
4onaside
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It's nice that Ram-Line has such great customer and warranty service. However, what's with all of the cracking? The only cracks that I have ever had on a firearm in all of my years, was those hairline cracks which ultimately develop on the pistol grip on a two piece stock after 10,000 rounds or so. I had those develop on an old higgins(Hi-standard) 12 that I had, but it took a lifetime of shooting for them to occur. And I have seen them before on other old two piece shotgun stocks. However, never on one piece synthetic rifle stocks. Maybe not such a good testimonial for the quality of Ram-Line stocks?
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