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  1. Handloading Procedures/Practices
    I am looking for some suggestions on some .30-06 reloads to try in a new Weatherby Vanguard Series 2 rifle. So far I've tried 165 grain Speer spitzer points with 55.5 grains of H414 powder, 165 grain Hornady spitzer points with 55.5 grains of H414 powder, and factory Winchester loads with 150...
  2. Gunsmithing
    I have a weatherby vanguard 2 in. 338 win mag and I want to upgrade from the original stock, preferably to a chassis system. I have spent hours searching online for something and I have come across the MDT chassis, however it does not specify if it will fit on a vanguard 2, and also the...
  3. Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    Hey guys, I have a, what I consider to be, very nice Weatherby Vanguard Series II Sporter (Blued + Walnut Stock). It's got a leather sling and a Nikon ProStaff 3-9x40 on Leupold Low Rifleman Scope Rings. It's been a pretty good rifle so far with 1 exception. I get a really crummy cheek weld...
  4. Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    Im looking at buying a Weatherby mark v delux I found out today its a Japanese gun is it as good as the American weatherby or should I stay away from it
  5. Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    Has anyone bought one of the series 2 yet? I heard about this rifle a couple of months ago, and still havent found a decent review on it. I find it almost unbelievable that Weatherby is offering a sub-moa rifle for $489 msrp. Cheaper than dirt has them for sale at $440, but I havent seen them...
  6. Warning Notices and Recalls
    In the December 2002 issue of the American Rifleman (p. 85) is an Important Safety Notice concerning Howa rifles made between 1970 and 1993. I just read it last night, while perusing the magazine. Anyway ... "Howa Machinery Ltd. of Japan is performing a safety upgrade on all Model 1500, 1550 and...
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