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#2200532 - 05/13/08 Remington 700 9.3x62  
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I just bought this, but another purchase makes it expendable.

$550 shipped to your FFL in CONUSA

Sorry - I am selling at a loss, so I can't go any cheaper, and I don't need any trades at this time.

Here is the original description:

This is a Remington 700 custom, built on a NEW Remington SPS action with a 21 inch Douglas XX premium, stainless number 5 contour,1 in 12 twist barrel chambered in 9.3x62 Mauser caliber. It has a hinged floor plate, a matt black action with brushed stainless barrel. It is glass bedded, with the barrel floated, in a factory Remington BDL wood stock that has been glass beaded to expose the texture then camo painted. It has a Pachmayr Decelerator recoil pad and Weaver bases installed. This rifle has been test fired only. Attached is a photo of three, three shot groups shot at 100 yards,temp about 40 degrees with a little wind. No time was taken to do the recommended barrel break in routine. The loads were something just pulled from loading manuals all three are 54.5 grains of IMR 4064, with the Speer 270 semi-spitzer or the 250 Nosler Balistic Tip.


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#2200538 - 05/13/08 Re: Remington 700 9.3x62 [Re: WhelenAway]  
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This will last maybe half an hour at most...


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#2200542 - 05/13/08 Re: Remington 700 9.3x62 [Re: GregW]  
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If I didn't have a pair of 9.3x62s, I'd be on this like a duck on a Junebug.

#2200543 - 05/13/08 Re: Remington 700 9.3x62 [Re: GregW]  
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That is a sweet rifle!

#2200818 - 05/13/08 Re: Remington 700 9.3x62 [Re: Oregon45]  
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This is still here?


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#2200847 - 05/13/08 Re: Remington 700 9.3x62 [Re: GregW]  
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That is A LOT of rifle for $550.


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#2200923 - 05/13/08 Re: Remington 700 9.3x62 [Re: RAS]  
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Someone PLEASE take this.....




#2201100 - 05/13/08 Re: Remington 700 9.3x62 [Re: WhelenAway]  
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Think we were both eyeballing this one for some time on GB...<grin>
And, FYI, yes, WA is taking a loss on this one.

Bump.

#2201121 - 05/13/08 Re: Remington 700 9.3x62 [Re: SKane]  
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You're right. I was looking for quite a while too.

I finally couldn't resist.

Then this 375 came along . . . . crazy

#2201194 - 05/13/08 Re: Remington 700 9.3x62 [Re: WhelenAway]  
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I had an eyeball on it also. I asked the guy why the heck he painted a wooden stock. He replied, You buy the stock of your choice and I'll mount it for you. I bought a CZ 550 American instead. I really do like the idea of the Remington receiver.

Ken

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#2201208 - 05/13/08 Re: Remington 700 9.3x62 [Re: firearms44]  
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That's why I finally bit on it.

Lots of stock options (as well as trigger, mounts etc.)

Second thoughts are creeping in . . . .

A guy can't really have too many mediums, can he? confused

#2201213 - 05/13/08 Re: Remington 700 9.3x62 [Re: WhelenAway]  
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Good choice. Glad someone got it.

#2201412 - 05/14/08 Re: Remington 700 9.3x62 [Re: Aswaldo]  
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Still available

#2201436 - 05/14/08 Re: Remington 700 9.3x62 [Re: WhelenAway]  
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I wrestled with this for a while. Smart move. My wife thanks you.

#2202361 - 05/14/08 Re: Remington 700 9.3x62 [Re: joes]  
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Still available after all.

Thanks for reminding me that I have a wife too! grin



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#2202594 - 05/14/08 Re: Remington 700 9.3x62 [Re: WhelenAway]  
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Think of this as a stimulus package.

#2202711 - 05/14/08 Re: Remington 700 9.3x62 [Re: WhelenAway]  
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I will take it. MY wife hates you.

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#2202749 - 05/14/08 Re: Remington 700 9.3x62 [Re: joes]  
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That's okay. I can handle it.

Maybe this is a strategy that can be used more often.

Deflect the blame to the seller.

I'll have to try it! grin

PM sent.


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#2203172 - 05/15/08 Re: Remington 700 9.3x62 [Re: WhelenAway]  
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what! i thought it was put away!!! #$%&$^*$&*(

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#2203232 - 05/15/08 Re: Remington 700 9.3x62 [Re: woofer]  
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Wow, I'm glad he bought it because I would have! That was close! eek


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#2203278 - 05/15/08 Re: Remington 700 9.3x62 [Re: Teeder]  
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dang it!!! we'd have for flip for it..... smile

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i call 2nd's!!!


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