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#6194808 - 02/19/12 Rigby Rifle For Sale  
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London built cased John Rigby rifle for sale in Dallas, Texas. Caliber 7x57 (marked Rigby 275). $4750. View additional photos at www.photobucket.com/rigbyrifle

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#6194937 - 02/19/12 Re: Rigby Rifle For Sale [Re: ChrisD]  
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#6195694 - 02/19/12 Re: Rigby Rifle For Sale [Re: VAnimrod]  
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#6195720 - 02/19/12 Re: Rigby Rifle For Sale [Re: ChrisD]  
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Good grief!! And in my favorite cartridge.


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#6195726 - 02/19/12 Re: Rigby Rifle For Sale [Re: hillbillybear]  
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Congrats to whoever the buyer will be. This is something you don't see here very often!


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#6195875 - 02/19/12 Re: Rigby Rifle For Sale [Re: bigwhoop]  
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Very impressive!

I'm not convinced that I can justify this, but it is very interesting.

Free bump for the "ultimate rifle".

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#6196859 - 02/20/12 Re: Rigby Rifle For Sale [Re: donsm70]  
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#6196877 - 02/20/12 Re: Rigby Rifle For Sale [Re: John_Boy]  
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I am a huge fan of anything Rigby, and this is indeed a very fine rifle. But if were to come into the money to buy this I would have to send it to Karnis to have that Rollover Monte Carlo Cheekpiece carved DOWN a bunch and re shaped to a more classic stylization and lines.

Anyone else notice that glaring need?


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#6196994 - 02/20/12 Re: Rigby Rifle For Sale [Re: safariman]  
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A Rigby. Oh my!

Yep. FINALLY couldn't deal with the one on mine although they do what their designed for quite well.

#6197004 - 02/20/12 Re: Rigby Rifle For Sale [Re: safariman]  
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respect your opinion safari man, but I don't think I could let anyone, even an artist like Karnis touch it with rasp and sandpaper.....

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#6197046 - 02/20/12 Re: Rigby Rifle For Sale [Re: AFTERUM]  
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Free Bump with a question....Why does the wrist look so long....It looks like a 98 but the wrist just seems too long to my eyes.

Beautiful Rifle regardless.

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#6197060 - 02/20/12 Re: Rigby Rifle For Sale [Re: Bruzer]  
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Why are you guys publicly knocking this guys post. Send him a PM with your concerns about it, especially if you aren't even interested in buying it.


Yes I buy from the classifieds. I spend way more than I sell. My theory: the more I buy used the less I spend with Companies, Countries and People who do not like the American Way. More people should buy at garage sales, flea markets,here, etc.
#6197187 - 02/20/12 Re: Rigby Rifle For Sale [Re: mcsmith13]  
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Nice rifle. I never knew Rigby stocked them that way.

#6197383 - 02/20/12 Re: Rigby Rifle For Sale [Re: Tony]  
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Originally Posted by Tony
Nice rifle. I never knew Rigby stocked them that way.

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That cheek piece is so period and way too big for my taste.

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That the first shot from it's cold barrel from my C.F. hunting rifles hit where I want it at 200 yds is more important to me that what groups it may shoot at 100 yds!

My match rifles must shoot groups. We get sighting shots at matches!
#6197411 - 02/20/12 Re: Rigby Rifle For Sale [Re: Savage_99]  
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...and why did they box it in red? That shade of red doesn't go with that high cheekpiece and long wrist.


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#6197442 - 02/20/12 Re: Rigby Rifle For Sale [Re: AFTERUM]  
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Cool gun. You don't see these very often. I'd like to see bigger and more detailed pics, with any history on the rifle.

#6197466 - 02/20/12 Re: Rigby Rifle For Sale [Re: EricM]  
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That seems like a low price for a Rigby of that caliber and condition.


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#6197722 - 02/20/12 Re: Rigby Rifle For Sale [Re: Spanokopitas]  
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High cheekpiece and a long wrist????? Jeez, some of you guys would want to
change the the fenders and headlights of a classic Bugatti roadster.

#6198553 - 02/20/12 Re: Rigby Rifle For Sale [Re: coolpapabill]  
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It would need the gold package.

Bump for a marvelous rig.

#6198615 - 02/20/12 Re: Rigby Rifle For Sale [Re: Karnis]  
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Gorgeous rifle. Good luck with the sale.


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#6200605 - 02/20/12 Re: Rigby Rifle For Sale [Re: deflave]  
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Are you at all interested it trade bait?


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