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Old 20 March 2017, 00:42
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Tikka also offers a 6.5 CM. Probably the next bolt gun I buy.
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Old 20 March 2017, 12:41
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Not a custom but these rifles are hammers out of the box. I bought mine when they were just a "contracted rifle" made for a company by Remington. They are now standard production. Initially, they were offered in .223, .308, and .300 WM.


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Old 20 March 2017, 12:57
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Rem 700 in 308. Cant really go wrong . Proven, many aftermarket support products.
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Old 20 March 2017, 13:19
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Originally Posted by 57Medic View Post
Hello all, I wanted to ask for some suggestions on a decent entry level bolt gun. Primary utilization will be paper punching, distances 500 yards +.and maybe some coyote hunting out west. Trying to keep under 3k ( which may certainly reduce my choices) Considering the 6.5 Creedmoor round.

Thank you in advance
POF may be making a production AR platform in 6.5 Creedmoor. The revolution in 7.62 x 51 is supposedly a 1/2 MOA rifle.
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Old 21 March 2017, 12:43
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POF may be making a production AR platform in 6.5 Creedmoor. The revolution in 7.62 x 51 is supposedly a 1/2 MOA rifle.
Thank you. My sons both own POF AR15s in .223, they are great, and well built guns. The Renegade plus model adds a match trigger, ambi controls, and a few furniture upgrades.
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Old 21 March 2017, 13:38
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I've found these to be very accurate and well built. Very smooth action as well. Steyr Pro Hunter Tactical
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Old 21 March 2017, 13:46
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I have said this probably before but go with a Tikka.


For example the T3X CTR is a hell of a rifle for the price

No issue in keeping under 3K even with decent optics included.
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