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#5575877 - 01/31/15 09:50 PM stiller tac 30 action
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anyone got a bare stiller tac30 action laying around they can weigh for me? I am trying to break down the weight on my rifle to see where I can drop some weight on the next build?

Thanks

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#5575898 - 01/31/15 10:01 PM Re: stiller tac 30 action [Re: wburke2010]
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#5575899 - 01/31/15 10:02 PM Re: stiller tac 30 action [Re: wburke2010]
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thanks, I was just pmed that also. I must be blind or something but I looked all over their site and couldn't find it...

Walter

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#5575903 - 01/31/15 10:04 PM Re: stiller tac 30 action [Re: wburke2010]
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Haha, no worries.
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#5576687 - 02/01/15 02:43 PM Re: stiller tac 30 action [Re: wburke2010]
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whatcha got planned WB?? New toy for jasons next hunting match?
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#5576854 - 02/01/15 04:21 PM Re: stiller tac 30 action [Re: wburke2010]
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Thinking a more refined match rifle. I weighed mine and it opened my mind some. Now it weighs 15 lbs give or take. I am thinking

Gap temptest action
manners elite stock with net me one less lb
and a varmint or palma contour barrel should net me 2 lbs less or so.

Trying to be around 11-12 lb weight and I think it is do able.

But this won't happen tomorrow or next week. It will take me a bit to make it happen.

Walter

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#5577047 - 02/01/15 06:26 PM Re: stiller tac 30 action [Re: wburke2010]
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The tempest isn't out to buy yet is it?
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#5577064 - 02/01/15 06:36 PM Re: stiller tac 30 action [Re: wburke2010]
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Not that I have seen. But I want one when they are....

Walter

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#5577068 - 02/01/15 06:41 PM Re: stiller tac 30 action [Re: wburke2010]
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15 lbs, is that the 243 with the break on it? If it is no wonder you can spot your own shots.

We are going for 6.5lbs for the rifle sans scope on the build I have going now, different plans for the rifle though than yours.
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#5577077 - 02/01/15 06:45 PM Re: stiller tac 30 action [Re: wburke2010]
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Originally Posted By: wburke2010
Not that I have seen. But I want one when they are....

Walter


They look really nice. Have they ever said who is making them? I haven't been on the Hide since they moved so have on seen it a little bit.
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#5577081 - 02/01/15 06:47 PM Re: stiller tac 30 action [Re: wburke2010]
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George said that they are not made by defiance, they are made by one of his friends that wanted to take on the project, but that is all he has said. Some people have speculated that it is badger but that is only speculation.

Walter

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#5577084 - 02/01/15 06:49 PM Re: stiller tac 30 action [Re: kmon1]
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Originally Posted By: kmon1

15 lbs, is that the 243 with the break on it? If it is no wonder you can spot your own shots.

We are going for 6.5lbs for the rifle sans scope on the build I have going now, different plans for the rifle though than yours.


Yessir that is the one. and yeah I can spot hits at 200 easily. No recoil is an understatement. But I am thinking 12 lbs will be magical. Still a break to reduce recoil and enough weight to help with recoil.

Walter

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#5577188 - 02/01/15 07:36 PM Re: stiller tac 30 action [Re: wburke2010]
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QUIT BREAKING YOUR CHEEK WELD TO CYCLE THE RIFLE!!! It's on video.





Sorry, had to jab you a bit. grin
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#5577196 - 02/01/15 07:39 PM Re: stiller tac 30 action [Re: wburke2010]
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Yeah, I know, I know. But the one in the video I had to adjust my glasses. They really suck with my ear muffs and won't stay in place. So when I was prone half my scope was covered by the frame. Some in the ear electronic plugs are in order.

Walter

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#5577256 - 02/01/15 08:08 PM Re: stiller tac 30 action [Re: FiremanJG]
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Originally Posted By: FiremanJG
QUIT BREAKING YOUR CHEEK WELD TO CYCLE THE RIFLE!!! It's on video.





Sorry, had to jab you a bit. grin


You got video?
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