What's Your Favorite Deer Rifle?

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Re: What's Your Favorite Deer Rifle?

Postby SONNY » Thu Nov 22, 2018 2:44 pm

Can't use rifles here to hunt with, but I love the Marlin 30-30. thanks; sonny
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Re: What's Your Favorite Deer Rifle?

Postby Mike H » Sat Nov 24, 2018 10:10 am

32/40 win lever action
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Re: What's Your Favorite Deer Rifle?

Postby Cub-Bud » Sat Nov 24, 2018 2:28 pm

Remington Model 742 in 30.06 with a Redfield Lo-Pro 3x9 scope (old school).
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Re: What's Your Favorite Deer Rifle?

Postby Shane Nelson » Sat Nov 24, 2018 4:24 pm

My favorites are my first rifle my parents gave me, a Remington Sportsman 74 Auto chambered in 30-06. My new favorite is a Thompson Center Venture chambered in 6.5 Creedmore.

My all time favorite was a Browning A-Bolt stainless chambered in .270 Winchester short magnum. I never could afford the rifle so I did some trading of 2 other guns and got it from a friend. I have 2 super nice bucks on the wall I took with it. 2 years ago our church did an all in campaign to raise funds to build a satellite campus. Our preacher sold his Harley and donated the money as an example for others. My wife and I don’t have a lot of money so I told her I wanted to raffle the Browning off and donate all the money for the church project. We sold tickets to a certain date for $5 each. Did the drawing and wrote the church a check for $1,985.00 I don’t regret it one bit, I have memories hanging from the gun.
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