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The new rig #5547959 01/17/15 10:35 AM
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So deer season has been done for a little over 2 weeks and grouse finished 2 days ago. That means it is time to go rifle hunting.

Bagged a Sako 85 laminated stainless in Rem 260. Topped it with a Swaro Z3 3-10x by 42mm:





Gonna sight it in tomorrow and chase some coyotes shortly thereafter.


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Re: The new rig [Re: Hirogen] #5548008 01/17/15 01:15 PM
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PURDY! Love my Sako, great brand up

BTW, great job on the "Zebra", looks like you stayed in the lines grin


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Re: The new rig [Re: Hirogen] #5548104 01/17/15 02:34 PM
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Wow !
That is nice !
Congrats !

Re: The new rig [Re: Hirogen] #5548133 01/17/15 02:51 PM
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She's a beauty, congrats!


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Re: The new rig [Re: Hirogen] #5548142 01/17/15 02:59 PM
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love my Sako rifles, that one sure is sweet looking

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Nice! cheers

Re: The new rig [Re: Hirogen] #5548151 01/17/15 03:02 PM
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That is a beautiful rifle, great score!

I have that same exact scope too. Good choice. up


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Re: The new rig [Re: Hirogen] #5548311 01/17/15 05:12 PM
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I've got a Sako 85 Hunter in 260 and absolutely LOVE this rifle. Congrats on picking up a beauty!


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Nice one.


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Oooh baby, nice combo


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Very nice.

Re: The new rig [Re: Hirogen] #5549934 01/18/15 08:09 PM
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Love my sakos.
Good looking rig.

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That has awsome all over it.


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I like it

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Re: The new rig [Re: Hirogen] #5551712 01/19/15 05:06 PM
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Sweet!


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Very sweet rig. I really like the gray laminate with the stainless. I did that on a custom Ruger 10/22 build and love it. cheers


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Been wanting a sako lately myself....

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