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#5590089 - 02/08/15 11:05 PM Howa Mini action
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NEW! Howa Mini Action available in .204 and .223. Other short action calibers are coming. Chamber and bolt are 12% shorter than regular short actions with shorter bolt throw for faster reloads. 20" hammer forged barrel, three position safety and H.A.C.T. two-stage trigger. Factory equipped with a ten round, synthetic detachable magazine. Lightweight and Fast!


Interesting. Should make a nice light walk around gun, or make a good youth rifle depending on those other calibers.





http://www.legacysports.com/mini-action-rife
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#5590221 - 02/09/15 06:51 AM Re: Howa Mini action [Re: kmon1]
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I like the sound of this. I wonder what the twist of the barrel will be?
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#5590299 - 02/09/15 08:19 AM Re: Howa Mini action [Re: kmon1]
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one those in 6.5CM would be awesome
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#5590760 - 02/09/15 12:30 PM Re: Howa Mini action [Re: kmon1]
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The Creedmoor I think is too long for the Mini action, but the 6.5 Grendel, PPCs. 6.8, 7.62X39, 300BO... are all possibilities.
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#5590798 - 02/09/15 12:51 PM Re: Howa Mini action [Re: kmon1]
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Originally Posted By: kmon1
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NEW! Howa Mini Action available in .204 and .223. Other short action calibers are coming. Chamber and bolt are 12% shorter than regular short actions with shorter bolt throw for faster reloads. 20" hammer forged barrel, three position safety and H.A.C.T. two-stage trigger. Factory equipped with a ten round, synthetic detachable magazine. Lightweight and Fast!


Interesting. Should make a nice light walk around gun, or make a good youth rifle depending on those other calibers.

http://www.legacysports.com/mini-action-rife


Thanks for posting, cool little rifle.


Edited by JD4030 (02/09/15 12:58 PM)
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#5591412 - 02/09/15 07:02 PM Re: Howa Mini action [Re: dee]
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Originally Posted By: dee
I like the sound of this. I wonder what the twist of the barrel will be?


On the 223 twist is 1:9
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#5591801 - 02/09/15 10:10 PM Re: Howa Mini action [Re: kmon1]
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Interested to see what the "real world" price will be. If it is quite a bit below MSRP, it will be a winner...

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