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  1. .243 vs .270

    Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    Hey all, First time posting in any forum ever, so hope I'm in the right spot. I'm looking to buy my first centrefire rifle. The only shooting experience I have is with a .22 and a 12 gauge using #7 shot. I'm thinking a Rem 783, in either .243 or .270. Basically I'm looking for a comparison in...
  2. First Rifle

    Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    Im a college student in AZ and I want to get my first rifle. As a college student I do not have much money. I am looking very closely at the Mosin Nagunt because it is durable, cheap, accurate, and the ammo is cheap and large. I want to use it for fun but in the future I would like to go...
  3. New to guns and new to this forum! I need advice

    Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    I'd like to become a first time gun owner. I want a rifle on the less expensive side, but good quality and can take down a deer with accuracy. I've shot guns before but I really don't know much about brands, caliber, and ammunition. Any suggestions? It would be much appreciated!
  4. New Tikka T3

    Gun Cleaning
    Hi, New here. New shooter. Bought a new Tikka T3. Am I in the right topic? Cleaning and care part of training? Question: what do I really need for a cleaning kit? Premade kit? Build my own? Full rod, compact pieced rod, does it matter? What jags? Brushes? Found a lot of stuff out...
  5. Hey Everybody!

    General Discussion
    I found this forum sometime earlier last year and have looked at it often since. In fact, one of the threads on here persuaded me to buy my first handgun, the S&W 22a, which in my opinion is the best 22 pistol ever. Though I am probably the youngest member, being only 15, I do know my share...
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