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#5569256 - 01/28/15 12:11 PM 7mm-08 magic by Horizon Firearms
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Registered: 05/27/09
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Loc: S.A. and Kinney Co.


Surgeon Action and bottom metal
7mm-08
23" Benchmark barrel
Manner composite stock
Timney trigger set at 2#ish

when it gets here a 3-12 Schmidt will sit on top

I got 200 168gr Berger Classic hunter waiting to be developed.........

Thanks Derrick


Edited by SingleShot85 (01/28/15 04:59 PM)
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#5569279 - 01/28/15 12:19 PM Re: 7mm-08 magic by Horizion [Re: SingleShot85]
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very nice! up

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#5569285 - 01/28/15 12:22 PM Re: 7mm-08 magic by Horizion [Re: SingleShot85]
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Very nice. I am so ready to get my ole faithful back from Derrick new and improved.
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#5569333 - 01/28/15 12:41 PM Re: 7mm-08 magic by Horizion [Re: SingleShot85]
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AWESOME RIFLE!!!

I guess I'll go ahead and figure it'll shoot....
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#5569466 - 01/28/15 02:02 PM Re: 7mm-08 magic by Horizion [Re: FiremanJG]
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Registered: 05/27/09
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Originally Posted By: FiremanJG
AWESOME RIFLE!!!

I guess I'll go ahead and figure it'll shoot....


hopefully I get the first few rounds down her this weekend...... if she gets anything north of 2700fps w/ those bergers it will be tough for me to hold on to my 308.......
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#5569517 - 01/28/15 02:26 PM Re: 7mm-08 magic by Horizion [Re: SingleShot85]
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Gorgeous rifle, good choice on the caliber too. up

Range report when you can. cheers
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#5569535 - 01/28/15 02:36 PM Re: 7mm-08 magic by Horizion [Re: FiremanJG]
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Originally Posted By: FiremanJG
I guess I'll go ahead and figure it'll shoot....


Based on everything I've seen I'd have to agree with that statement.

Good looking rifle, congrats.
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#5569861 - 01/28/15 05:46 PM Re: 7mm-08 magic by Horizion [Re: tth_40]
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Originally Posted By: tth_40
Gorgeous rifle, good choice on the caliber too. up

Range report when you can. cheers
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#5569982 - 01/28/15 06:56 PM Re: 7mm-08 magic by Horizon Firearms [Re: SingleShot85]
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PUUURDY!!
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#5569991 - 01/28/15 06:59 PM Re: 7mm-08 magic by Horizon Firearms [Re: SingleShot85]
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Twist? 9?

need a range report ASAP


another sweet rig from HF

I like the unique camoflage pattern
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#5570114 - 01/28/15 08:17 PM Re: 7mm-08 magic by Horizon Firearms [Re: SingleShot85]
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Which 3-12 schmidt did you go with? Heck of a rifle by the way.

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#5570264 - 01/28/15 09:40 PM Re: 7mm-08 magic by Horizon Firearms [Re: SingleShot85]
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Awesome rifle. I have really wanted to build one on a surgeon. They were non existing when I built my rifle. But now with the new actions that came out this year I can't make up my mind. I think the new gap temptest looks interesting.

cheers

Walter

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#5570370 - 01/28/15 11:01 PM Re: 7mm-08 magic by Horizon Firearms [Re: SingleShot85]
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Let me know what you think once you run those bergers. Went together really nice. Not in love with the way surgeon does their extractor, and bolt assy but should be a solid shooter.
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#5570478 - 01/29/15 06:21 AM Re: 7mm-08 magic by Horizon Firearms [Re: wburke2010]
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Originally Posted By: wburke2010
Awesome rifle. I have really wanted to build one on a surgeon. They were non existing when I built my rifle. But now with the new actions that came out this year I can't make up my mind. I think the new gap temptest looks interesting.

cheers

Walter


The Teptest and new Mausingfield both have my eye for a build.

2700 with 168gr should work if not you will be really close.
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#5570695 - 01/29/15 08:36 AM Re: 7mm-08 magic by Horizon Firearms [Re: SingleShot85]
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Who did the paint on the stock. Looks good,

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