Home Forums Classifieds Blogs Today's Posts Search Social Groups



  
SIGN-UP
Notices

Glock Talk
Welcome To The Glock Talk Forums.

 
  
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 08-13-2011, 22:55   #1
1911gobang
Senior Member
 
1911gobang's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: SE North Carolina
Posts: 300
7mm-08 Model 7

I have a chance to tradefor a Remington model 7 in 7mm-08 Rem. I know that round is a decent performer, but overall, how does it stack up against some of the others.

I will most likely be using this rifle for whitetail and possibly wild boar at 500 yards or less.

I would like some input on the rifle and/or the caliber...

Thanks,
Allen
__________________
God Bless, and Keep Shooting!!
Allen

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.

2008 F250 Super Duty 4x4 Crew Cab for sale!!
1911gobang is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-14-2011, 10:50   #2
Zak Smith
3Gunner
 
Zak Smith's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 1999
Location: Fort Collins, CO, USA
Posts: 692
Since this is the long-range shooting forum, I'll answer in that context. A 7-08 with the right twist and barrel length can be a good long-range performer- better than .308, but not quite as a balanced performance as the .260 due to low muzzle velocities with the 160-180gr bullets.

The model 7 is not a rifle typically used for, or as a base for, long-range shooting.

If you can make that particular rifle shoot 1 MOA, it would do fine shooting hogs or deer out to 500 yards.
__________________

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.
.
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.
.
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.
.
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.
Zak Smith is offline   Reply With Quote

 
  
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump




All times are GMT -6. The time now is 21:18.




Homepage
FAQ
Forums
Calendar
Advertise
Gallery
GT Wiki
GT Blogs
Social Groups
Classifieds


Users Currently Online: 1,432
433 Members
999 Guests

Most users ever online: 2,672
Aug 11, 2014 at 2:31