I was stalking recently and shot a Muntjac Doe with a 150gr Sierra Gameking from my .308 rifle. The shot was about 65m. When I retrieved the carcass the bullet had passed straight through with a very narrow wound channel. I expected the Gameking bullet to have mushroomed more?! Are...
Hi all, am a fairly new member and recently started shooting - at Bisley and have done a couple of days stalking in the South West going after Reds and Roe, just taken Roe so far, greatly enjoying it! Plan to get up to the highlands in August, and shoot some driven boar in Europe in the Autumn...
I have an empty 308 slot I fancy filling with one of the following,
.Howa Varmint barrel in Berzerk stock
.Mannlicher Steyr Cl, Sl,or stutzen
As you can see I’m a man of wide tastes...long range foxing weapon, or classy stalking companion...open to suggestions
It will be a...
A question if I may please gents; has anyone with a Sako 85 had any issues with the Sako Gamehead 150g or found an alternative brand or variety an even better option with the 85? Any direct experience greatly appreciated (and I don't wish to home load, as I only take a handful of deer a year for...
I have a Tikka t3x Varmint in 308, the butt end of the stock is filled with a factory supplied foam insert, but it still feels light and hollow. I was thinking of removing the factory supplied foam insert and replacing it with something heavier / more dense.
Has anyone else done this? Any...
Barely used ( 2-300 rounds thru).
16” 1:8 twist factory barrel (factory screw cut and protector).
Just not getting a look in, the 260 rem seems to live in these days.
A quality plug n play 308 option for a dta srs covert owner.
F2F or via Rfd
hi all, ive just switched to a metal bottom on my 7-08 rem700 so have 2 5 round legacy sports mags to sell. They are in as new condition hardly used. These are around £60 each and I will take £40 each delivered or £70 the pair delivered. These will fit a Howa or a legacy sports polymer Rem700...
this is my first foray into a forum so please bare with me! I’m an avid game shooter who over the past 5 years have ventured into stalking. I predominately stalk fallow but have also recently had the privilege to stalk reds in scotland. I currently shoot a .243 but am looking to add a...
Thanks again for the previous advice, being new to reloading it was much appreciated.
I have been through the whole process and loaded my first test batch in 308 with N140 powder, fed 210 primers, 150 grain nosler BT in once fired federal brass, all to 2.800” OAL as per nosler book...
Planning to start reloading. Read some great posts on here and watched plenty on YouTube.
Before I invest, would welcome any advice on reloading presses as keen to buy once and get a quality piece of kit that will load both my 308 and 300 win mag, with the right dies. Probably...
I am reluctantly selling my CA Ridgeline in .308.
The rifle is made in the USA and has a sub MOA guarantee with factory ammo. Additionally it has:
- a Carbon fibre wrapped hand lapped match barrel ,Match Chamber, Hand Lapped,Free Floating, 24 inches, 1:10T)
- Carbon fibre composite stock with...
ive just upgraded my Xbolt to a chassis system and have the above for sale. These are both mint condition and are for sale at a price of £35.00 delivered to a uk address. The mag should work with any .308 type case.
ive also got the stock on eBay if your looking for one.
Exciting times, my brother and I are building a 6.5 Creedmoor. I'm on the hunt for a Sako 75 in 243 or 308 or 7mm-08. Wood and blued sporter/hunter but a deluxe version would be even better.
Update with what's left
Sako 75 in 308, screw cut barrel @ 20".New barrel (border stainless with sako profile) fitted when I bought, barrel and action cerakoted in original sako silver. Stock and barrel show occasional light marks from use.
2-250 rounds through since new barrel.
6 month old...
Well the day has come to move this boy on. I'm selling my trusty .308! I bought this rifle from a gent that had it sitting his safe as a spare. Without even shooting it. I had it screw cut to 1/2" UNF with a target crown on it. This rifle will return very thight groups providing the shooter is...
*Price drop..Sako .308 Forester w Mod
I'm selling my super straight shooting Forester .308 with A-Tech moderator.
I've always been thrilled with it's accuracy, balance, trigger action and traditional look & feel.
The moderator was bought new about 3 years ago so only had less than 50 shots...
Hello all, a reluctant sale, but I'm looking to sell my Sako .308 deer setup. Wood and blued-steel Sako 85 Hunter right-hand in excellent condition with Schmidt & Bender 3-12x42 Klassic scope, with non-illuminated with A7 reticule on Optilock mounts. Atec Maxim moderator and Harris SL swivel...
FREE STALKING RIFLE when you buy Ideal Complete setup. DEVON
Brit classic Midland Gun Company Springfield action .308
It can achieve 1 moa with cheep PPU 150gn SP. (3 shots from cold)
The general condition is 'well used' but it has some nice wood on the stock and nice 'old skool' quality...
I have 200 off once fired brass in 308, all from 150 grain factory bought SAKO Superhammerhead ammo.
Selling in two lots, £25 per 100 qty inc postage (mainland only)
or £55 for 200 total qty again including postage.