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Unread 01-28-2014, 07:05 PM   #1351
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For your jeep? What's wrong with yours?

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Unread 01-28-2014, 07:15 PM   #1352
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For your jeep? What's wrong with yours?

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They are getting down to about 30% tread
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Unread 01-28-2014, 07:17 PM   #1353
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I need some too. They are about years old and startin' to dry rot.....I'll just add it to the list.
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Well it ain't just the smoke and the traffic jam that makes me the bitter fool I am But this four-wheel buggy is A-dollaring me to death.
For gas and oils and fluids and grease, And wires and tires and anti freeze....And them accessories, Well honey, that's something else!
Well I figured it up and over a period of time, This four thousand dollar car of mine, Cost fourteen thousand dollars And ninety-nine cents, well now!
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Unread 01-29-2014, 04:36 AM   #1354
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Add me to the list, I need tires too. More importantly though, I need the money for tires.
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Unread 01-29-2014, 10:37 AM   #1355
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I'm good with tires but I do have some tax return earmarked for a bolt action setup. I'm pretty excited to finally buy one.
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Unread 01-29-2014, 03:31 PM   #1356
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Sorry its all pics, but should be manageable to read the review. HIGHLY recommended. They're available in like 50 colors/patterns, and prices are $50 shipped. A little more for some patterns/designs. This forum sucks on what it allows for image size, sorry!
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Unread 01-29-2014, 06:04 PM   #1357
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I'm good with tires but I do have some tax return earmarked for a bolt action setup. I'm pretty excited to finally buy one.
What are you looking at? It's always cool to watch what someone puts together.
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Unread 02-01-2014, 01:42 PM   #1358
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What are you looking at? It's always cool to watch what someone puts together.

For the bolt action, I've been looking at the Savage 10P at Grabagun. Seems like a good deal at $550 for the features it has. Also looking at the Howa 1500 with heavy barrel and Nikko Stirling Targetmaster 4-16, both 20" in 308. Any thoughts? Budget is an issue. For a bit extra the Savage with a SWFA fixed 10x might be better long term I would have thought.
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Unread 02-03-2014, 10:07 PM   #1359
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The savage 10's are an awesome bargain for what you get. Adjustable trigger, accustock, etc.
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Well it ain't just the smoke and the traffic jam that makes me the bitter fool I am But this four-wheel buggy is A-dollaring me to death.
For gas and oils and fluids and grease, And wires and tires and anti freeze....And them accessories, Well honey, that's something else!
Well I figured it up and over a period of time, This four thousand dollar car of mine, Cost fourteen thousand dollars And ninety-nine cents, well now!
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Unread 02-04-2014, 01:52 AM   #1360
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The savage 10's are an awesome bargain for what you get. Adjustable trigger, accustock, etc.
Some people make noise about the 5R rifling. Is it a factor in accuracy?
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Unread 02-04-2014, 09:05 AM   #1361
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Some people make noise about the 5R rifling. Is it a factor in accuracy?
I dot know what that is, but I have heard the rifles are nothing but accurate.
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For gas and oils and fluids and grease, And wires and tires and anti freeze....And them accessories, Well honey, that's something else!
Well I figured it up and over a period of time, This four thousand dollar car of mine, Cost fourteen thousand dollars And ninety-nine cents, well now!
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Unread 02-04-2014, 10:53 AM   #1362
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I transported a bunch of guns this weekend with a ton of ammo. They went to Az and then came back to Nv. No shooting was involved. Kinda forgot...
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Unread 02-04-2014, 11:45 AM   #1363
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Some people make noise about the 5R rifling. Is it a factor in accuracy?
With 5 R rifling the lands are radiused. One of the benefits is it will reduce copper fouling and reduce drag. It is also said that it will not cut into the jacketing of the bullet as much as button rifling and it will help maintain its BC and reduce deformation. That part I don't know how true it is. I do know my buddies Remington 700 5R .308 shoots bug hole 5 shot groups. It did this straight from the box with factory match ammo. Both he and I were able to shoot under half inch 5 shot groups.
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Unread 02-04-2014, 12:40 PM   #1364
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Anyone heard of or had any issues storing firearms in foam filled cases in Vegas? I recently read foam is not good for firearms because it attracts moisture.. I had never heard of this before and wondered why my firearms OEM cases were foam filled if this is truly a problem.
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Unread 02-04-2014, 12:43 PM   #1365
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I would recommend using and maintaining desiccant bags inside your firearms cases to help reduce moisture. That, with regular cleaning an a good lube, you should be fine.
Desiccant bags can be placed in the oven at low heat for 30 minutes or so to "refresh" them.
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