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Posted: 9/19/2009 5:32:40 PM EST
Doesn't anyone make a nice wood stock 30-06 iron sight bolt gun anymore I understand it may be Fud gun but there are certain things that don't go out of style and a quality iron sight 30-06 is one of them...Before the Garand & 1903 statements, I already own one.
Link Posted: 9/19/2009 5:33:09 PM EST
Remington?
Link Posted: 9/19/2009 5:36:40 PM EST
Link Posted: 9/19/2009 5:40:25 PM EST
Maybe try to find an old M1917 Enfield?
Link Posted: 9/19/2009 5:42:00 PM EST
Might try the CZ line. One of hose is on my list of things to get.

Mauser action and the set trigger are phenomenal.
Link Posted: 9/19/2009 5:50:17 PM EST
[Last Edit: 9/19/2009 5:53:35 PM EST by AcidGambit]
CZ makes one. The CZ550 is a nice gun for the money, may need a trigger job, but the actions are tough as shit. I'm taking one to Africa if I can ever get up the nerve to go. Shit, I just checked, CZ doesn't make the 550 with iron sights anymore (not the standard one).

*I'm only after plains game.
Link Posted: 9/19/2009 5:51:14 PM EST
[Last Edit: 9/19/2009 6:07:27 PM EST by ServiceGun]
Link Posted: 9/19/2009 5:55:02 PM EST

I picked up a Weatherby Mk 5, used, for less than a grand a while back in Athens, Ga.
Even has a left-hand bolt, just for me. Tack driver.
I have now put glass on it, but it came with irons.
Link Posted: 9/19/2009 6:03:00 PM EST
Link Posted: 9/19/2009 6:05:55 PM EST
Originally Posted By 20iner:
Maybe try to find an old M1917 Enfield?






(They are all mine!)




I just got my first one, next up 30-40 Krag. Then Trapdoor. Then 1861.





Link Posted: 9/19/2009 6:06:13 PM EST
My FIL gave me a Remington 700BDL in .30-06 w/ a Lyman receiver sight. Pretty cool, but not what I want in the long run, so I put a scope on it.
Link Posted: 9/19/2009 6:10:22 PM EST
Bought a Ruger and had a local smith put irons on it. Can't stand rifles without iron sights.
Link Posted: 9/19/2009 6:20:33 PM EST
[Last Edit: 9/19/2009 6:22:42 PM EST by azsavage]
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