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#5809512 - 06/28/15 09:58 PM My finished 7mm-08
R. Johnson Offline
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Registered: 11/25/09
Posts: 100
Loc: League City - Hunt in Mills Co...
My finished Tikka T3 7mm-08 with a new Bell & Carson composite stock in desert tan & black spiderweb. It has a 6"-9" Harris Bipod. A Limbsaver vibration dampener and on top is a Zeiss 6.5-20-50 scope. What do you think??

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#5809519 - 06/28/15 10:03 PM Re: My finished 7mm-08 [Re: R. Johnson]
patriot07 Online   content
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Registered: 11/06/11
Posts: 1236
Loc: Royse City, TX
Nice looking setup. I'm sure it's a shooter.

I've honestly never heard of the vibration dampener. I assume that's the piece on your barrel just in front of the forend of the stock? What is the theory of how that's supposed to work?

edit: I like the stock a lot. Personally, if I was going aftermarket, I would have gone with a vertical grip. But that's still a huge upgrade over the factory T3 stock.


Edited by patriot07 (06/28/15 10:15 PM)

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#5809529 - 06/28/15 10:14 PM Re: My finished 7mm-08 [Re: R. Johnson]
kmon1 Online   content
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Registered: 09/27/06
Posts: 20869
Loc: Texas
Nice looking rig and being a Tikka, I have no doubt she will shoot well.

Never tried the Limbsavers barrel deresonator but have heard they can help with some barrels especially the light weight thin ones. Figure most of the rifles I keep can shoot better than I do without added accessories so never bothered trying them.
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#5809570 - 06/28/15 11:20 PM Re: My finished 7mm-08 [Re: R. Johnson]
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Registered: 04/05/10
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You did the exact same thing I did for my wife's T3 (minus the vibration damper), same caliber as well.



And it IS a shooter. rifle
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#5810452 - 06/29/15 04:59 PM Re: My finished 7mm-08 [Re: R. Johnson]
JThoele Offline
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Registered: 06/23/10
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I have the same thing with the brown stock and black webbing and a trijicon scope. It is my go to hunting rifle.

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#5810586 - 06/29/15 06:34 PM Re: My finished 7mm-08 [Re: R. Johnson]
Buzzsaw Online   content
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Registered: 06/29/11
Posts: 6299
Loc: Frisco, Texas
cool vibrator
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