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  1. 25-06

    Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    The 25-06 doesn't seem to get mentioned much, but it really is a fine cartridge that is in my opinion about as good as it gets for varmints to medium size game. The round came before the 270 Win as a wild cat cartridge, and later was adopted and marketed by Remington at the time when slower...
  2. A little wildcat guidance please

    Wildcat Cartridges
    What a great resource you guys are. Glad I found you. My dad and I have happened upon a 25-06 wildcat that we cannot identify. It is mounted in a Mauser action, but is not the original barrel. Though the barrel is labeled as a 25-06, the post fire dimensions are all wrong. Started with a...
  3. weatherby vanguard S2

    Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    Hi, just wondering what your thoughts are about the weatherby vanguard S2 rifle? i am thinking about getting one in 25-06. positives and negatives about the gun? all info appreciated thanks
  4. 25-06 barrel length

    Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    Hi i am looking at a new 25-06 and am thinking either a tikka or a remington 700. I really liked the feel of the tikka but i don't like how they only offer a 22" barrel on it. I have been toled that you should have at least a 24" on the 25-06 for the best results. Anyway just wondering what your...
  5. 25-06 vs 243 vs 257 (deer and varmits)

    Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    Hello, Im shopping for a new rifle and am looking for advice and suggestions. I will mostly be hunting whitetail, mulies, and alot of yotes and targets. I want a rifle with good range and accuracy with minimal kick (since i shoot alot) and knock down power. So far iv heard the 243, 25-06, and...
  6. Grizzly Rifle Ammunition

    Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    On Monday i will receive my new Weatherby Vanguard S2 chambered in 25-06. This is my first Weatherby of any kind and their second version of the Sub-MOA rifle. Excited doesn't even explain how happy I am. I wanted to know if any has used and or had any experience with this type of rifle ammo or...
  7. M77 rifle build

    Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    I have had the itch to build a 6.5x284 target rifle or a 280ai hunting rifle for awhile but just havent tracked down an action. Long story short my dad gifted me his old m77 tang safety 25-06 to do whatever I want with. Part of me would love to just leave it original and rebarrel it to 280ai...
  8. Remington 700 accuracy problem

    Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    Hey guys, Im a newcomer to this forum but have used this site for research. I recently purchased a new remington 700 sps stainless in 25-06. Ive been out shooting with it several times in the last two weeks. I cannot get it to shoot any better than a 4" group. It has been very disappointing...
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