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Wanted: Elk Rifle
« on: July 01, 2019, 10:14:49 PM »
I am looking to buy a rifle for elk hunting. I want a stainless barrell and action, synthetic stock, and in caliber 300 win mag, 300 wby mag, 300 PRC, 300wsm, 300 RUM, 30 nosler, and maybe even a .338.
Thought I would check here first before I buy new. I could spend up to $1,000 for the right rifle and an additional $1,000 if it comes with the right glass.
message me with what you have and how much you want for it.

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Re: Wanted: Elk Rifle
« Reply #1 on: July 01, 2019, 10:28:02 PM »
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Re: Wanted: Elk Rifle
« Reply #2 on: July 02, 2019, 06:16:59 PM »
Do yourself a favor
and take my advice
buy a Tikka
and a scope of your choice

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Re: Wanted: Elk Rifle
« Reply #3 on: July 02, 2019, 07:14:25 PM »
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Re: Wanted: Elk Rifle
« Reply #4 on: July 02, 2019, 07:22:42 PM »
I have a leupold mark 4 that I am looking to sell. 6.5-20x50. I killed a buck at 730 yards last fall with it.

Would save some of your optics budget too. Pm me if you like.

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Re: Wanted: Elk Rifle
« Reply #5 on: July 03, 2019, 08:25:50 AM »
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Re: Wanted: Elk Rifle
« Reply #6 on: July 03, 2019, 08:38:25 AM »
I have a leupold mark 4 that I am looking to sell. 6.5-20x50. I killed a buck at 730 yards last fall with it.

Would save some of your optics budget too. Pm me if you like.
great scope! I have the same one and it's been flawless :tup:
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Re: Wanted: Elk Rifle
« Reply #7 on: July 03, 2019, 10:19:22 AM »
If you are only using for elk, i recommend a big bore, if you are cross functional weapon different options. Have not had to take bulls past 300yds ever, so scope accordingly. i run 2x10 and in brush quick aim is important to me but works fine at ranges discussed. again, your decision on what and how. btw, i run a 375H&H 300gr accubonds in open and 300 gr fmj in brush (poi is consistent), guys will say "no expansion" but when you punch a pinky size hole from any direction through and through regardless of brush, who cares? have never had an issue or loss/miss. Its deadly~
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Re: Wanted: Elk Rifle
« Reply #10 on: July 04, 2019, 08:33:21 AM »
If you are only using for elk, i recommend a big bore, if you are cross functional weapon different options. Have not had to take bulls past 300yds ever, so scope accordingly. i run 2x10 and in brush quick aim is important to me but works fine at ranges discussed. again, your decision on what and how. btw, i run a 375H&H 300gr accubonds in open and 300 gr fmj in brush (poi is consistent), guys will say "no expansion" but when you punch a pinky size hole from any direction through and through regardless of brush, who cares? have never had an issue or loss/miss. Its deadly~


Is it legal in Washington to use a FMJ bullet? Just curious

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Re: Wanted: Elk Rifle
« Reply #11 on: July 04, 2019, 08:54:04 AM »
I have a Rem 700 stainless 338RUM with muzzle break,Zeiss Z800 Scope,loading dies and 300rounds of ammo,$1100.

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Re: Wanted: Elk Rifle
« Reply #12 on: July 04, 2019, 09:06:14 AM »
If you are only using for elk, i recommend a big bore, if you are cross functional weapon different options. Have not had to take bulls past 300yds ever, so scope accordingly. i run 2x10 and in brush quick aim is important to me but works fine at ranges discussed. again, your decision on what and how. btw, i run a 375H&H 300gr accubonds in open and 300 gr fmj in brush (poi is consistent), guys will say "no expansion" but when you punch a pinky size hole from any direction through and through regardless of brush, who cares? have never had an issue or loss/miss. Its deadly~


Is it legal in Washington to use a FMJ bullet? Just curious

I don't think it's illegal, but i don't advise it.

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Re: Wanted: Elk Rifle
« Reply #13 on: July 04, 2019, 09:07:42 AM »
Is it legal in Washington to use a FMJ bullet? Just curious

Doesnít say you canít. Page 91 of this years regs.

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Re: Wanted: Elk Rifle
« Reply #14 on: July 04, 2019, 09:08:26 AM »
This is a good deal if he still has it, I was going to buy it in Aug if he still has it when I come to the wetside.
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