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#12200084 - 08/11/17 Supergrade 7mm/08  
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I lashed out and purchased a new Winchester model 70 supergrade in 7mm/08 recently and I reckon it's OK.

Here a few pics.


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#12200171 - 08/11/17 Re: Supergrade 7mm/08 [Re: dingo]  
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Very nice. That's a great looking piece of wood too.


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#12200381 - 08/11/17 Re: Supergrade 7mm/08 [Re: dingo]  
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I reckon you're right. Nice rifle.

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#12200389 - 08/11/17 Re: Supergrade 7mm/08 [Re: dingo]  
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Pretty rifle. What scope are you planning on using?

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Gorgeous rifle sir

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#12201881 - 08/11/17 Re: Supergrade 7mm/08 [Re: GunDoc7]  
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Originally Posted by GunDoc7
Pretty rifle. What scope are you planning on using?


Leupold VX111 3.5-10x40 gloss

#12202181 - 08/12/17 Re: Supergrade 7mm/08 [Re: dingo]  
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Originally Posted by dingo
Originally Posted by GunDoc7
Pretty rifle. What scope are you planning on using?


Leupold VX111 3.5-10x40 gloss


Good choice!

#12203491 - 08/12/17 Re: Supergrade 7mm/08 [Re: dingo]  
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I am putting a VXIII 2.5-8 on mine.

#12203964 - 08/12/17 Re: Supergrade 7mm/08 [Re: dingo]  
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beautiful rifle! Congrats!


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#12204039 - 08/12/17 Re: Supergrade 7mm/08 [Re: 160user]  
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Originally Posted by 160user
I am putting a VXIII 2.5-8 on mine.


Another good choice. Seriously, those two 2.5-8, and 3.5-10 are my two favorite scopes for hunting rifles. I might go lower on a "big rifle", and I might go different if I had more money to spend on a 4x or 6x range, like 3-12 or 2-12. But in the 3x range of adjustment, I really like those.

Bravo

#12204572 - 08/13/17 Re: Supergrade 7mm/08 [Re: dingo]  
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Sweet, that'll make a fine little hunting rifle, hope it's a hell of a shooter for you.


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#12205464 - 08/13/17 Re: Supergrade 7mm/08 [Re: dingo]  
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An absolutely beautiful rifle in one of my favorite chamberings! May I ask some of the particulars such as barrel length, length of pull & approx weight, My two favorite rifles are two Super Grades in 338 Win Mag. Both with figured stocks. One 1960 vintage and the other about 1994 or so.
Congrats on that fine rifle and thanks for any info concerning it!



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#12210127 - 08/15/17 Re: Supergrade 7mm/08 [Re: iskra]  
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Originally Posted by iskra
An absolutely beautiful rifle in one of my favorite chamberings! May I ask some of the particulars such as barrel length, length of pull & approx weight, My two favorite rifles are two Super Grades in 338 Win Mag. Both with figured stocks. One 1960 vintage and the other about 1994 or so.
Congrats on that fine rifle and thanks for any info concerning it!


Barrel length is 22" Length of pull is close enough to 350mm (13.78") Weight is 7.87lbs without scope and mounts.

#12210296 - 08/15/17 Re: Supergrade 7mm/08 [Re: dingo]  
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Its a beaut clark! Fit and finish looks very good, that a portugal gun?


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#12210420 - 08/15/17 Re: Supergrade 7mm/08 [Re: TomM1]  
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Originally Posted by TomM1
Its a beaut clark! Fit and finish looks very good, that a portugal gun?


Yep, made in Portugal by Browning Viana is stamped on the barrel.

#12210523 - 08/15/17 Re: Supergrade 7mm/08 [Re: dingo]  
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Nothing wrong with Brownings assembled in Portugal.


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#12228865 - 08/24/17 Re: Supergrade 7mm/08 [Re: dingo]  
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Beautiful rifle, especially the wood. I bought one recently and the finish on the stock was so thick and cloudy you couldn't see the grain, I stripped it and am almost finished refinishing it.

#12229775 - 08/24/17 Re: Supergrade 7mm/08 [Re: dingo]  
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Lovely! Wish it was made in a lefty.
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#12230672 - 08/25/17 Re: Supergrade 7mm/08 [Re: dingo]  
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I recon it's better than OK. wink


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#12230848 - 08/25/17 Re: Supergrade 7mm/08 [Re: dingo]  
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For anyone looking for a NIB 7x57 just like this one, I have one to sale. Greg at 931 808 6424. Call or text.

#12243222 - 08/31/17 Re: Supergrade 7mm/08 [Re: dingo]  
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Really sweet rifle


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