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#605119 - 02/07/08 09:22 PM Went to Benton Shooters Supply
KENBOB10
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and bought a Savage 22 magnum, bolt action 5 shot clip. Put a 3-9 Nikon scope on it. Took it and lined it up and put some skeet on some trees at a paced 125 yds. and broke them all with it. It is super light weight and has a composite stock and everything else is stainless. I would highly recomend it for accuracy. From reading on here it should do well on the coyotes. I got it because I can't carry a centerfire on a wildlife area. Thought I would share in case someone is looking for one.
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#605223 - 02/07/08 10:04 PM Re: Went to Benton Shooters Supply [Re: KENBOB10]
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Is it the Camo Predator Model?
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#605244 - 02/07/08 10:09 PM Re: Went to Benton Shooters Supply [Re: Blue5]
KENBOB10
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No, it's not camo. Black composite with stainless barrel. Man it's light.
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#605686 - 02/08/08 09:59 AM Re: Went to Benton Shooters Supply [Re: ]
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I have been meaning to get a 22 mag or a 17 HMR, but hadn't got around to it yet. Congrats.
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#605689 - 02/08/08 10:00 AM Re: Went to Benton Shooters Supply [Re: Hillbilly Hunter]
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With the polymer tip bullets being offered in the 22 mag, I am thinking that is the way to go on WMAs that do not allow centerfire for coyote hunting. The 17 grain bullets from the 17 HMR are too light for my liking.
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#605739 - 02/08/08 10:45 AM Re: Went to Benton Shooters Supply [Re: Hillbilly Hunter]
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The polymer tips are excatly what I got. Don't know how they will do on a varmit, but they powdered those skeet.
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#606146 - 02/08/08 04:28 PM Re: Went to Benton Shooters Supply [Re: KENBOB10]
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I saw that place on "My Big Redneck Wedding"...Tom Arnold needs to go..They need a southern host for that...Someone that knows the difference between soup-beans and baked-beans....Anyway looked like they had a bunch of stuff...
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#607302 - 02/09/08 08:24 PM Re: Went to Benton Shooters Supply [Re: bonekelektr]
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If it's the model 93, I've got the same set-up. You'll be very happy with it!
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#607464 - 02/09/08 11:35 PM Re: Went to Benton Shooters Supply [Re: Hillbilly Hunter]
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 Originally Posted By: Hillbilly Hunter
With the polymer tip bullets being offered in the 22 mag, I am thinking that is the way to go on WMAs that do not allow centerfire for coyote hunting. The 17 grain bullets from the 17 HMR are too light for my liking.


Hillbilly have you seen the Savage Camo Predator model the Bass pro has on sale? I think it comes in 22wmr also! Accutrigger, all brush camo even the scope and rings! 239$
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#610127 - 02/11/08 11:04 PM Re: Went to Benton Shooters Supply [Re: Blue5]
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I bought a 17hmr when I first started to predator hunt and shot a couple of foxes with it, they all ran a good ways, with good standing broadside shots. I wish I had gone with the 22mag, the 17hmr its a heck of a squirrel and crow gun and don't forget groundhogs.

Anybody want to trade a 22mag for a 17hmr? It's a Savage with the Accu-trigger used but not abused.
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#610143 - 02/11/08 11:12 PM Re: Went to Benton Shooters Supply [Re: KENBOB10]
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I use my dads 22 mag sometimes....it should do the trick!!!
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