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    Published on 01-05-2018 09:00 AM  Number of Views: 149 
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    Over the past two decades, Savage Arms has achieved an impressive stronghold in the firearms industry. For this, the company credits one of its key initiatives: dominating niche markets.


    “Savage has always said, whether it’s a bigger gun, faster gun or one that fulfills a specific customer
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    Published on 01-04-2018 04:00 PM  Number of Views: 596 
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    Federal Premium’s new 224 Valkyrie cartridge transforms the MSR 15 platform into a 1,000-yard tack driver, unleashes shooters’ full downrange potential and shatters the boundaries of ballistic performance.

    Initially available in a 90-grain Gold Medal Sierra MatchKing, 60-grain Nosler Ballistic Tip Varmint, 90-grain Fusion MSR
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    Published on 08-24-2015 11:07 AM

    Savage Arms has discovered that the bolt on some B.MAG rifles may inadvertently catch the safety button and slide it forward into the "fire" position. This condition is primarily present if downward pressure is applied to the bolt too early while pushing it forward. While Savage has received no reports of accidents due to this condition, we have decided to offer free retrofits of all B.MAG rifle bolts out of an abundance of caution and in our ongoing commitment to quality and safety. ...
    Published on 02-09-2015 02:00 PM

    Over the years Savage Arms has used three different twist rates on their firearms chambered for the .223 Remington cartridge. This is primarily due to the increase in bullet weights being used by the U.S. Military and NATO ammunition, and as the bullet weights went up the twist rate had to increase accordingly to ensure bullet stabilization. Savage used 1-9", 1-12" and 1-14" twist rates for rifles chambered in .223.
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    There are a lot of used guns on the market nowadays. With the prices of new guns going higher and higher, the appeal of used guns is growing. This is especially true for new shooters or gun buyers on a budget. Here we look deeper into the basics of buying a used gun and, hopefully, help you to make a better purchase in the future.
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    Published on 09-23-2012 06:25 PM

    When you lift the bolt it cocks the firing pin a given amount by rotating the cocking button up the cocking ramp. When you close the bolt, the cocking button is forced to drop back down but is held back in the cocked position by the top sear tab. When you pull the trigger, it releases the sear which allows the cocking piece to move forward via the firing pin springs' tension, which in turn drives the firing pin forward to strike the primer. ...
    Published on 10-26-2009 08:53 AM
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    Practice at the rifle range leads to successful long shot varmint hunting.  Factory orange & white test targets.

    It is not uncommon when visiting an outdoor shooting range during the fall to find an extensive variety of firearms being shot. From rimfires to centerfires and black powder muzzleloaders to black powder cartridge rifles, many shooters sighting-in the newest shotgun slugs or sabots checking targets with a spotting scope then making sight adjustments.
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    Published on 11-11-2006 10:13 AM
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    January is the last month for squirrel hunting in Wisconsin. In my opinion this is the best hunting of the year. The thaw or warm days above freezing are best. The woods are clear of most of the leaves on the trees, and with this cover missing holes and nests are easy to locate.
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    Published on 10-17-2006 08:44 AM
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    Since those of us who regularly visit this website are true believers in the at-home switch barrel (and bolt head) versatility of the Savage 110 and its successors, I realize I'm preaching to the choir. Suffice to say my enthusiasm for this action as a platform for many uses continues to increase.
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    Published on 11-08-2005 06:35 AM
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    I have always wanted to go on an African safari. Like most hunters, this was just a dream. That is, until I had the opportunity to go on the Savage Shooters group safari in September, 2005. Now my dream has come true!
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