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#6975843 - 11/28/17 09:15 PM Stainless .270
venisonhuntr Offline
Light Foot

Registered: 03/20/10
Posts: 45
Loc: Clifton, TX
I am in the market for a mid-priced .270. I want stainless and just wanted to see if I could get any reviews. Probably$600-$800 max.

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#6975866 - 11/28/17 09:35 PM Re: Stainless .270 [Re: venisonhuntr]
Cinch Online   content
Tracker

Registered: 12/23/12
Posts: 587
Loc: Ropesville
I shoot the Tikka T3 in 270 and love it. Great gun.

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#6976011 - 11/29/17 06:19 AM Re: Stainless .270 [Re: venisonhuntr]
colt45 Offline
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Registered: 08/19/06
Posts: 7439
Loc: bastrop county
Tikka or Savage
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#6976035 - 11/29/17 06:59 AM Re: Stainless .270 [Re: venisonhuntr]
Daniel Boone Offline
Green Horn

Registered: 08/09/11
Posts: 3
Really love my Tikka 270. It is very accurate.

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#6976099 - 11/29/17 07:46 AM Re: Stainless .270 [Re: venisonhuntr]
WileyCoyote Offline
THF Trophy Hunter

Registered: 09/01/04
Posts: 5272
Loc: The Dogwood Capital of Texas
The Tikka T3 SS Lite I had was more accurate than I was...just needed a Limbsaver Pad on it since it only weighed 6lbs 2 oz's bare nekkid and the max loads could put a hurt on me after doing a couple hour range session, even as part of a 3-4 gun rotation.
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#6976237 - 11/29/17 09:20 AM Re: Stainless .270 [Re: venisonhuntr]
redchevy Offline
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Registered: 10/25/04
Posts: 26481
Loc: Texas
I wouldn't be against any of the big names, Winchester, ruger, Remington, savage, tika, weatherby, browning, etc. look at them all and see what you like, I highly doubt one truly out does the others for a hunting rifle.
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#6976238 - 11/29/17 09:21 AM Re: Stainless .270 [Re: venisonhuntr]
603Country Online   content
THF Trophy Hunter

Registered: 07/03/12
Posts: 5661
Loc: Central Texas
Yup...Tikka. Smooooth action, Sako barrel. And based on my rifle, i’d go with the 20 inch barrel and not worry about giving up 100 fps of MV.

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#6976962 - 11/29/17 06:54 PM Re: Stainless .270 [Re: venisonhuntr]
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Registered: 01/20/11
Posts: 2008
Loc: Justin, TX
Weatherby Vanguard for me. If I didn’t dislike DBM’s it would be a toss-up between a Vanguard and a Tikka.
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#6976991 - 11/29/17 07:23 PM Re: Stainless .270 [Re: venisonhuntr]
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Registered: 06/18/09
Posts: 491
Loc: Royse City
Gonehunting has a browning a bolt stainless stalker 270 that's an awesome built gun for sale.

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#6977346 - 11/30/17 07:49 AM Re: Stainless .270 [Re: venisonhuntr]
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Woodsman

Registered: 11/12/10
Posts: 200
Savage 116 FCSS.

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#6979485 - 12/01/17 09:13 PM Re: Stainless .270 [Re: venisonhuntr]
turbotj Offline
Tracker

Registered: 10/24/11
Posts: 686
Loc: Bedford, Texas
If you want to stretch your budget, Euro Optics offers the Sako 85 Synthetic Black in 270 for $950, you will probably never own a finer fit / functioning rifle for the price....if you can get over the crazy scope mounting system. Great shooting rifles at a great price!

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#6981471 - 12/03/17 07:25 PM Re: Stainless .270 [Re: venisonhuntr]
jhopkins Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 12/18/08
Posts: 89
Loc: Choctaw, OK
Tikka

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#6981478 - 12/03/17 07:28 PM Re: Stainless .270 [Re: venisonhuntr]
Texasteach Offline
Woodsman

Registered: 01/05/16
Posts: 180
Loc: Ector County
I don't like the feel of "cheap". Although I am not a great fan of the push feed action, the Weatherby Vanguard is a good one. I don't dislike anyone enough to give them a Tikka.

A used all weather Ruger 77 would be my choice in your price range.


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#6981577 - 12/03/17 08:43 PM Re: Stainless .270 [Re: venisonhuntr]
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Registered: 06/04/10
Posts: 943
Loc: Austin, Tx
EuroOptic has the 270 T3 stainless for $568 and no tax will save you more
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#6981599 - 12/03/17 09:01 PM Re: Stainless .270 [Re: turbotj]
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Registered: 08/27/12
Posts: 3402
Loc: Watauga, TX
Originally Posted By: turbotj
If you want to stretch your budget, Euro Optics offers the Sako 85 Synthetic Black in 270 for $950, you will probably never own a finer fit / functioning rifle for the price....if you can get over the crazy scope mounting system. Great shooting rifles at a great price!


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