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re: Jam of the night: Rory Gallagher - SneauxTiger
1972. I was still in the Army stationed in Ga when I saw him last. Outdoor concert. Vaguely remember "Messing with the kid, Bullfrog Blues, laundromat". Definitely high energy! ...


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re: Savage 17 WSM - SneauxTiger
Walmart, of all places. About a month ago. I was at a local store and asked if they had any----NOPE! Guy next to me overheard an said he thought he saw some at Walmart. He wasn't familiar with that caliber, that is what caught his attention. I said, "Thanks buddy", and zooooooomed to my nearest Walm...


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re: Savage 17 WSM - SneauxTiger
After about 300 rds, love it. Zeroed at 100 yds for the 25 gr round. Excellent group at 300 yds. First 100 rds I was having a problem with bullet impact creep to the right and up as the session continued. I checked the free floating barrel with a slip of paper and found significant resistance. Disas...


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re: Santa was kind to me..... - SneauxTiger
Hmmmmm, interesting, Hammer. But do you think that might be a little overkill for the "cleaning bench" towel?...


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Santa was kind to me..... - SneauxTiger
Colt 1911, government model, 01991 series 80.[img]http://images2.snapfish.com/232323232%7Ffp83232%3Euqcshlukaxroqdfv8%3B44%3Dot%3E36%3B%3B%3D755%3D%3C25%3DXROQDF%3E27%3B453278%3B25%3Aot1lsi[/img]...


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re: Savage B-MAG .17WSM - SneauxTiger
At what speed crosswind should I say "forget about it"? This round is reported to be a little less affected than the HMR....


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re: Savage B-MAG .17WSM - SneauxTiger
Thanx, El Josey and PoonHound. Great info. Relatively thick and tapered barrel. Was wondering about heat buildup. Will keep that in mind. The chamber is ported on both sides right in front of the bolt head....


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re: Savage B-MAG .17WSM - SneauxTiger
Will do. This is the first scoped rifle I have owned. I am familiar with the workings of adjusting the scope "cross hairs" having friends who have owned scopes. However, if I want a 100 yd zero, should I start at 100 yds? Scope is bore sighted. Or start at say 50 yds or less, just to be sure I am hi...


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re: Savage B-MAG .17WSM - SneauxTiger
The photo is deceiving as the rifle is tilted. The clearance is at least 3/8 inch. At work right now, so not an exact measurement. ...


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re: Savage B-MAG .17WSM - SneauxTiger
No. Had to try two sets of rings. The curve on the bolt barely slides past the scope eyepiece. Real close, but it clears....


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re: Savage B-MAG .17WSM - SneauxTiger
I looked at the Ruger .17 HMR a while back. Excellent firearm. Are they producing a rifle chambered for the Winchester Super Magnum (WSM)? I was lead to believe only Savage, in partnership with Winchester, was producing this caliber rifle at this time. ...


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re: Savage B-MAG .17WSM - SneauxTiger
MSRP is $349.00. Got mine during Labor Day Sale for a little less,$329.00. Gun shop said they were out of stock, but sales clerk double checked in the back, and bingo, lucky me. Scope was about $185.00 (199.00 msrp) including mounting and bore sighting. Rotary mag, which is mostly synthetic, was sti...


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re: Savage B-MAG .17WSM - SneauxTiger
The bolt "cocks" the firing pin on closing, thus the extra effort to lock down the bolt. Some bolts "cock" on opening. Takes some getting used to. Is that what you are referring to? I find the action quite smooth, other than that....


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Savage B-MAG .17WSM - SneauxTiger
New addition to armory. Savage B-MAG 17 super magnum, 21 in brl, accu-trigger, .17wsm 20 gr polymer tip cartridge, 3000 fps MV. Has an eight round rotary magazine. Mounted a Nikon 2-7x32BDC 150 Reticle scope. Waiting for Tues delivery of a Caldwell XLA Pivot 6-9 inch bipod. Gonna go to the range nex...


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re: Video of O vs. D Full Speed Drill 4/11 Practice - SneauxTiger
Man, that is one intense video. Testosterone saturating the air. "Put me in coach", heh-heh!!! ...


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re: Mossberg 590A1 upgrade - SneauxTiger
Mossbergs, AKs and 1911s--tough SOB's....


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Mossberg 590A1 upgrade - SneauxTiger
Installed GG&G mag follower and Wolf mag spring. Definitely can feel the difference. Rounds "slam" into the receiver. Cycled with no malfunctions. Rapid fire sessions cleared the weapon. Extremely pleased.[img]http://images2.snapfish.com/232323232%7Ffp543%3A3%3Enu%3D45%3C%3A%3E664%3E%3B34%3EWSNRCG%3...


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re: Who here has tactical shotguns? - SneauxTiger
Received a Mossberg 590A1,8+1, with ghost sights for Christmas from my daughters. Sighted in at 35 yds for rifled slugs. Three round group within 2 1/2 inches. Still working on it. By the way, that is on a bench rest. Have a Specter Gear 2-pt tact sling with quick release and ERB to help steady my a...


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re: Who here has tactical shotguns? - SneauxTiger
Maybe not. If one has a Mossberg with an amberdextrous safety on top, one has to release the pistol grip to funtion the safety. I can funtion my safety without releasing my grip on the weapon. Keeps both hands on the weapon at all times. My preference, I suppose....


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re: Official Game Thread LSU 24 Clemson 25 ESPN Final - SneauxTiger
Just turned on my XM radio and tuned into Bluesville, ch 70. 18 inch ashtray, bottle of whiskey and the blues, merrrrccccyyy! The blues can make ya happy when your sad and sad when your happy. Going down to the crossroads looking for an offensive coordinator. ...


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