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#794956 - 06/25/08 06:43 AM Remington Genesis
WestTn Huntin'man
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I'm interested in hearing about this muzzleloader.Pros and Cons. Anyone have or had one ??Know someone that does ??
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#795653 - 06/25/08 01:20 PM Re: Remington Genesis [Re: WestTn Huntin'man]
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#796461 - 06/25/08 08:31 PM Re: Remington Genesis [Re: WestTn Huntin'man]
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I bought one for my wife to use. Still in the box, and haven't even mounted the scope yet. Interested to see how i will like it compared to the T/C Omega I have. Ill let you know once i shoot it.
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#796600 - 06/25/08 09:40 PM Re: Remington Genesis [Re: David]
WestTn Huntin'man
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I just ordered one from Cabelas today.The price and the 28" barrel sold me.I'll post in a few weeks after I get it to the range.
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#796737 - 06/25/08 10:56 PM Re: Remington Genesis [Re: WestTn Huntin'man]
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Cool! glad you picked one out. yea show some pic's when you can. hey i looked at cabelas site heck good price for the plane black ones + a $35.00 rebate from remington.

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#796751 - 06/25/08 11:23 PM Re: Remington Genesis [Re: thunderbutt]
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The rebate plus free shipping.Did you join the M.L.site I sent you a link to?? I saw a newbie from West Tn. Thought it might be ThunderButt.???
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#796821 - 06/26/08 03:21 AM Re: Remington Genesis [Re: WestTn Huntin'man]
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yes thats me. you have a PM there from me. you buy the SS or black BBL ?
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#797618 - 06/26/08 03:22 PM Re: Remington Genesis [Re: thunderbutt]
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Blk .
I checked did not see a p.m.??
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#797776 - 06/26/08 05:22 PM Re: Remington Genesis [Re: WestTn Huntin'man]
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oops i may have forgot to hit send. i will resend it later
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#800162 - 06/28/08 01:15 PM Re: Remington Genesis [Re: thunderbutt]
David
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HuntinMan.. Let me know how your scope mounting goes if you decide to use one. Cant seem to get one on mine, with just regular mounts/bases.

Looks like im going to have to remove the iron sights, or find some type of elevated ones.

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#801648 - 06/29/08 08:38 PM Re: Remington Genesis [Re: David]
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David I'll know more next week. I have read that the CAM that holds the 209's flips up about 1/4" and that the wrong mounts can make it diffcult to load the 209's.??
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#802365 - 06/30/08 09:16 AM Re: Remington Genesis [Re: WestTn Huntin'man]
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I love my Genesis! I have had it since last season and really enjoy shooting it. I took a doe at 25yrds and a large coyote at 105yrds last season.

I also bought mine from Cabelas. The only complaint I have is not the gun or the scope but rather the "Pine Ridge" scope mount is not of the greatest quality. The threads seem to be weak...

But as far as the rifle and scope I have no complaints and really love the genesis...fast reloads for second shot!
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#802373 - 06/30/08 09:19 AM Re: Remington Genesis [Re: Stalker]
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It performs as advertised...
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#805049 - 07/01/08 10:39 PM Re: Remington Genesis [Re: WestTn Huntin'man]
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Thanks man for any info/experience you can provide. I got so wrapped up in my scope not clearing the iron sights when i tried to mount it, that I never even bothered to check to ensure I would have clearance to load the primer. Glad you mentioned it. It will be week or two before i get back to messing with mine. Let me know how yours turns out. I really didn't want to remove the iron sights on mine unless i absolutely have to.
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#805479 - 07/02/08 10:11 AM Re: Remington Genesis [Re: David]
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You should not have to remove the iron sights as long as you get a mount that is high enough. The mounts that came with mine from Cabelas were see through where you can use the scope or iron sights...they are high enough and leave plenty of room for the primer cam. But if you use them be carefull not to over tighten the screws or you will strip them out.
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#806445 - 07/02/08 10:03 PM Re: Remington Genesis [Re: Stalker]
WestTn Huntin'man
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I used the peep sites like stalker mentioned. I really like the Glow sites that came on the gun. I will site in both the scope and the glow sites. I like having the glow sites for low light, heavy rain,and close in under 25 yards. .
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