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PostPosted: Wed Dec 13, 2017 2:42 am 
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Picked up a Savage model 10 GRS in .308 for my new reach out and touch someone rifle. I’m hoping to get it sighted in out to 1000 yards when I get a chance. I ordered a Vortex 6-24x50 Viper HS LR scope with a set of matched rings for it. I was mocking it up today to get an idea of how it was going to look. Going to try it with my cousins suppressor next time I get out to his house.
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PostPosted: Wed Dec 13, 2017 5:40 am 
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Теперь предлагаем бесплатную ежедневную маммографию!
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I like Savage rifles. I started with them since they made LH models early on. SW

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PostPosted: Wed Dec 13, 2017 8:12 pm 
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and i have had a vortex viper for a while now , cannot say enough good things of it - you will love it , nice combination


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PostPosted: Sat Dec 23, 2017 12:53 am 
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Added two pics, one of the rifle with the scope mounted and the suppressor on it and one of me shooting it. It performed great ,I ran out of daylight but military ball ammo was real good, I can’t wait to fine tune the scope and try match ammo!


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PostPosted: Fri Feb 02, 2018 12:34 am 
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Guess the 2 pics went in private, fixed it


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PostPosted: Sun Feb 17, 2019 8:38 pm 
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So I took this rifle deer hunting in Maine this past season, unfortunately i did not have the opportunity to pull the trigger. The other 2 rifles I intended to take had some issues to close to departure so I went with this beast. Unfortunately you cannot hunt with suppressors up there.


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PostPosted: Mon Feb 18, 2019 7:56 pm 
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Nice rifle, me and my wife have both moved into the Savagery Ariana last year, mines not like that but more traditional, plain wood combo with scope I shot mine, my wife hasn't, I by something she does I but it's great we both shoot her favorites are the contender line.


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PostPosted: Tue Feb 19, 2019 10:24 pm 
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very nice setup , you should be very happy with that


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PostPosted: Thu Feb 21, 2019 11:47 am 
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Those 'not so loudeners' really take a lot of the recoil out of the .308

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