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Old 03-02-2016, 11:57 AM
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Default My lever actions.

I'm only 19 so collection a little small but what should I get next?


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Old 03-02-2016, 12:30 PM
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I would immediately add the following:
- Savage 99 - maybe in .243 or 250 Savage
- Winchester 88 - maybe 308

Later, add:
- Browning BLR - maybe 30-06
- Marlin 1895 - 45/70
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Old 03-02-2016, 12:34 PM
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I immediately thought of the savage 99 when I saw your photograph of your collection maybe in a caliber that's easy to get, unless of course if you're reloader.

But then you wrote that you were 19, so I must say your collection is outstanding.
I think at your age I only had a Ruger 1022 and was saving up for a Mossberg pump shotgun model 500.
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Old 03-02-2016, 12:37 PM
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I'm a BIG fan of the Savage 99, I have the one my pop had for 50 years.......in .308.
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Old 03-02-2016, 12:37 PM
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Get your SEMI autos NOW. You will be able to buy a lever action after 2017. I can't say the same for a semi auto.
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Old 03-02-2016, 12:53 PM
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I do have some semi autos this is my full collection but do want an 20 inch ar with fixed stock and carry handle and I do have a mini 14 but at gunsmith next


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Old 03-02-2016, 12:53 PM
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I like the savage 99 in 308 and maybe a ruger 96\44


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Old 03-02-2016, 12:57 PM
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Well I guess the only semi automatic I have is my beloved M1A, and my beloved mini 14, and my colt 6920. My favorite lever action there is that uberti 1873 in 357


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Old 03-05-2016, 8:29 PM
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The Savage 99's are not only a great rifle but a even greater value...or should I say the tend to be undervalued. Seems to me when they show up here...they are typically asking about $350 - $450.
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Old 03-30-2016, 5:55 PM
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For a new lever gun try the new Henry Big Boy Steel H012M41 (41MAG), new this year.
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Old 04-16-2016, 5:57 AM
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Very nice collection. If you want to add a lever-action go with the marlin 1875 in 45-70. It's a sweet rifle and you can hunt dinosaurs with it.
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Marlin 1895 is a must for any levergun collection!
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Old 04-16-2016, 8:54 AM
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You need an old Winchester 30-30 something pre WWII. Always wanted to add a 44 mag 16" lever to my collection - but not one with that ugly cross bolt safety Winchester's attorneys made them install.
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