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My latest pickup….1886
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May 12, 2024 - 3:21 pm
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Ran this by Bert before I dropped the 2,500$, which in my eyes, it’s worth twice that. Was able to land one of my favorites, first year production run 1886 in .45-70. Just loaded up some 380 and 405 gr BP loads, waiting to field test it.IMG_0645.jpegImage EnlargerIMG_0644.jpegImage EnlargerIMG_0649.jpegImage EnlargerIMG_0650.jpegImage EnlargerIMG_0651.jpegImage EnlargerIMG_0646.jpegImage EnlargerIMG_0647.jpegImage EnlargerIMG_0652.jpegImage EnlargerIMG_0653.jpegImage EnlargerIMG_0657.jpegImage Enlarger

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Wish I could go along, range trip sounds like fun. I think your estimate may be a bit low but I’m not the first to tell you that. Nice enough, honest 1886. With the right ammo I’m willing to bet it will shoot well. Nice score, congrats.

 

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Glad you acquired this first-year rifle. I’ll look forward to a range report.

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