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Help me decide...

Discussion in 'Guns & Hunting' started by jdcrowe75, Dec 7, 2010.

  1. Dec 7, 2010 at 2:10 PM
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    jdcrowe75

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    A nearby pawn shop has a Remington 700 synthetic stock 308 and a Browning Medallion synthetic stock 270. Both same condition, same price. What do you recommend?
     
  2. Dec 8, 2010 at 6:47 PM
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    I'd take the 700/.308
     
  3. Dec 8, 2010 at 6:57 PM
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    I like Browning's myself and the .270 is a bad ass round.
     
  4. Dec 8, 2010 at 7:03 PM
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    308 for me
     
  5. Dec 9, 2010 at 9:59 AM
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    Probably the Remington.
    308 is a good round and plenty of cheap ammo available, plus the Rem 700 can be tuned as far as you want to go.
    Better starter platform than Browning.
    That said, the Browning is probably a nicer rifle in stock form.
     
  6. Dec 9, 2010 at 10:17 AM
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    Get the 700 no q's asked. I favor the caliber and rifle
     
  7. Dec 9, 2010 at 12:01 PM
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    r700 .308... doesn't get much better than that inside of 1000yards
     
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