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Old 06-13-2013, 09:28 PM
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Takedown Rifles

Do you have a takedown rifle? Or, is there one that you particularly like?

By the way, have you seen the new Ruger 10/22 Takedown? Of course, others remain lighter (e.g. Marlin Papoose).

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Old 06-14-2013, 07:56 AM
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I've owned an Armalite AR-7 Exlplorer for about 40 years. I used to toss it in my airplane when I'd NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 06-14-2013, 07:00 PM
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I have a Marlin Papoose .22, but for hitting what I aim at I prefer my Thompson Center .22 carbine ( NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 06-14-2013, 07:30 PM
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i've been eyeing takedowns for years. i know they'll be an eventual purchase.

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Old 06-14-2013, 07:41 PM
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I agree that the AR-7 packaging can't be beat. I would drool over a caliber legal for deer. Might NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 06-14-2013, 08:12 PM
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Nice rifle, richwads.

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