In the same boat, could not agree more.:A Thumbs Up:
Great tahr, excellent bull. Top job on the taxidermy.
I really like using open sight, always have. I am 45 and starting to notice the rear sight is not quite as clear or sharp as it was in my youth....
Right you are sestoppelman, I have written on that target incorrectly years ago. It should read 57 not 67 as it would be impossible to seat a...
My interest started with the 358 winchester as a teenager. After doing some reading of the 35 whelens past performance and a good reputation as a...
Hunting Blue Wildebeest
Model 70 winchester, current, blueprinted.
Straightened bolt handle and clover leaf tang
Pacnor SS match barrel, custom contour, 1 in 14 twist,...
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That is some handy information, A.V.
Nice trophies, good work with the bow.
They are some impressive Impala.
I do hope to take this rifle to Africa, but it will not be for a couple of years yet. It will see some use on water buffalo in the northern...
4.3 kg on my bathroom scales, but I think a more precise set of scales would revile a more accurate weight.
Rob Bloomfield, Sunshine Coast Gunsmithing Australia.
I picked up my 404 jeffery a few weeks back, heres a few pictures.
I have taken the game in your example with a model 70 35 whelen with good results, but I believe a 8x68 is worth serious consideration.
The blank came from NZ walnut, the stock is Roger Vardy's mauser patten, Darrel Stevens did all the woodwork.
Its a custom winchester model 70 in 35 whelen. Purpose build as a pig rifle as that is the majority of my hunting. Heres a pic.
I headed out in the heat over the Xmas break to catch up with a mate and see if we could find a pig or two. This was the best boar we got, not a...
Yes mate, I will post a few pictures when its finished.
I went through this choice of a 416 rigby or 404 jeffery about twelve months ago, don't get me wrong I would like both. I decided on the 404...
Sounds like a good hunt, looks a bit chilly. Good work on the pack out.
The 358 norma mag, one of Sweden's best.
Its a 35 whelen, I have heard they have a small following amongst the sambar hunters.
I'm the other bloke in the picture, it was a pleasure to hunt with Poz. Here is a waterbuck from the hunt Lee.
Yes mate it is a dingo, a good size mature dog.
Thats good to hear.
Its a red deer mate.
First real post here, so I thought I might try posting some pictures of what I normally hunt in Australia.
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Thanks for the welcomes.
Neale, I am in Brisbane.
I'm a hunter from Australia with a strong interest in custom rifles and all aspects hunting. I primarily hunt wild pigs and the occasional deer....
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