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#572760 - 01/20/08 04:12 PM Any bad word on CVAs?
44fanatic
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Was cruisin through the internet today trying to download reading materials before I go to Afghanistan. Caught a web site that stated that CVA rifles had a tendancy to blow up. Did some more research and cant find much more on it. Most of what I read on other websites didnt have anything bad to say about them. I own one and wont load it over what is reccomended.

Currently shooting 150gr pyrodex pellets w/ 295gr powerbelt bullet (aint read much good about them either...from the same website).

Any of you heard anything bad about these ML?

rookie ML.
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#573192 - 01/20/08 09:02 PM Re: Any bad word on CVAs? [Re: ]
bonekelektr
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I know several people that have them and I have shot several myself(break actions) and all seem satisfied..I don't care for the powerbelts tho...
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#573277 - 01/20/08 09:50 PM Re: Any bad word on CVAs? [Re: bonekelektr]
Model70Man
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The CVA's that I had were heavy and the parts were flimsy and cheap compared to what I shoot now. They shot very well.
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#575004 - 01/21/08 10:07 PM Re: Any bad word on CVAs? [Re: ]
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Check the CVA web site there was a recall on some a while back and I think what you found was "Talk" about that,as I seem to recall one reason for the recall was barrels bursting.
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#578259 - 01/23/08 08:11 PM Re: Any bad word on CVAs? [Re: Tiny]
mike243
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there good rifles for the $ theres a fellar named randy had 1 blow up that is now a self proclaimed blackpowder rifle professionel that will tell you how bad they are.all i have ever owned were cva & all have been great,all like diffrent bullets,i had 1 that loved 295g powerbelts with 130g of pyro pellets,anybody ever know somebody that had 1 blow up? mike243
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#582537 - 01/26/08 07:19 AM Re: Any bad word on CVAs? [Re: ]
stik
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CVA makes great guns and their customer service is unbeatable.
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#587481 - 01/29/08 02:41 AM Re: Any bad word on CVAs? [Re: stik]
kmac29
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i got a CVA its a shooter and it aint blown up yet \:D
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#588178 - 01/29/08 01:03 PM Re: Any bad word on CVAs? [Re: kmac29]
RUGER77MAN
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I owned three different ones and never had any trouble what so ever out of any of them. Can't beat them for the price.
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#589091 - 01/29/08 07:01 PM Re: Any bad word on CVAs? [Re: ]
jakeway
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I bought my first CVA muzzleloader at an Osco Drug Store in 1978.

Back then they (at least their Mountain Rifles) were made in the USA.

Back then you could buy TC Hawken rifles at JC Penny and at Sears.
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#592682 - 01/31/08 05:31 PM Re: Any bad word on CVAs? [Re: jakeway]
mike243
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bought my first at service merchandise at east town mall in know many years ago,mike243
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