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  1. Bullthrower338

    Rigby 458 Win Mag

    Good afternoon all! While I was cruising gun shops on my way home from a meeting in South Texas I ran across an interesting rifle. It was a Rigby but built on a Sako action???? I sent pictures to @spike.t and asked if Rigby had in fact built rifles on Sako Actions. Mike contacted Paul Roberts...
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    For Sale 308 Norma Magnum 180 Grain Oryx Norma Ammunition

    Three boxes of Norma 180 grain Oryx, 308 Norma Mag. 150.00 shipped CONUS where legal.
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    My Friend Guy Hopkins Estate Gun Auction

    Gentlemen, A really good friend of mine passed away last year and his lovely wife Joan has placed a bunch of his firearms collection in a auction. I have no affiliation with the auction house but would like to see Hop’s guns bring a good price and not go into the abyss. Stay away from the...
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    460 WBY Weatherby Custom For Sale

    Hey Guys, A buddy of mine is wanting to sell this 460 Wby if anyone is interested. He is looking to get 1695.00 Out of it. He has it on consignment locally but thought there might be a masochist in the crowd needing one! PM me and I will put you in contact with him.
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    ZIMBABWE: Hunting The BVC In Zimbabwe For Buffalo, John Sharp Safaris Exceeding Expectations

    So many times in life it seems that you spend money on something or anticipate how great something will be only to feel that you could have done better or made a different choice and got a bit more bang for your hard earned buck. This trip was definitely not one of those times. My expectations...
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    For Sale Smith & Wesson X-Frame 460XVR

    Up on the chopping block is a S&W 460 XVR. Along with the gun will be a set of RCBS carbide dies, 60 rounds of factory ammo (1 box CorBon 395 HC, 2 boxes Hornady 200gr FTX), 3 boxes Barnes 275gr XPB bullets, 75 new starline brass and some misc qty once fired(not many). Simmons 2-6x32 mounted in...
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    For Sale 1974 Winchester M70 Super Grade 458 Win Mag

    1974 model 70 Super Grade with Williams peep installed. I bought this rifle from a gentleman that took it to Tanzania and killed a buff with it so it has been hunted and has a few character marks that came honestly. Hasn’t seen much use since it got back home. I’ve shot maybe a box of shells...
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    In memoriam - Our Brother @Clayton has passed on

    All, It’s with a sad heart that I post this. Our fellow AH’er and my dear friend @Clayton has crossed over to be with our Lord and Savior to hunt the great bushveld in the sky. I met this great man through AH, enlisting his gracious help in sorting through quite a few Pre 64 Winchester’s...
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    Drilling a 10/22 cleaning port

    Hey all, My good buddy @Clayton who is a rimfire aficionado was kind enough to loan me his Pacific Tool and Gauge drilling fixture that enables you to drill a 1/4” hole in the rear of your 10/22 receivers. The purpose is to allow you to clean the rifle from the breach end rather than through...
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    Weatherby Vangaurd/Howa 1500 Timney Trigger For Sale

    Hey all, I have a Timney #611 Trigger, never installed because I sold the gun before I got a chance to install it. In my typical fashion I ordered Dies, Brass and a trigger before the gun arrived. This is for the Series 2 Hundred bucks shipped priority to you.
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    Merkel 140 Safari 470 NE For Sale

    I am posting this rifle here first and see if there are any members interested first. This is a great rifle and shoots great, Why am I selling it? To fund another hunt and new Double Rifle as even I can’t convince myself that I need two 470’s. I came across this rifle from the original owner...
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    AUSTRALIA: Australia Buffalo Hunt With Australian Outback Buffalo Safaris

    I met Aaron Corbett at DSC Convention a couple of years ago and became quite interested in making a trip to OZ to shoot a buffalo and see the NT. We spoke at the show several times and I left without booking a hunt because I had a trip to the Limpopo booked for August already. Aaron called me...
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    Pay It Forward-Free

    Hi guys and gals, I saw this on another forum and really liked the idea. In a nutshell here is how this works: Members put up an item that they may no longer need, want or have upgraded and it is just sitting around taking up space. The rules are that the item must be given away at no charge to...
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    IronClad Warthog Skull

    I wanted something a little different than just a bleach white euro mount of my Warthog. I decided to give IronClad Metals a try with their Copper cladding. Dan did a wonderful job, even made a set of front teeth that had been lost in the boiling process in Africa. I was very happy with the...
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    Traveling in Australia with rifles

    Good evening, I am about to book my travel to Australia for an August buff hunt and need some information on traveling with my rifles. Hopefully some of our friends over there can help. I want to bring my rifle for sure, so renting a rifle is not an option. I will fly into Sydney then on to...
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    Arizona Deer Draw

    Well my dry spell on AZ mule deer has been broken! Drew Unit 27 nov 3-nov 9th! I love this unit and I'm pumped to have this tag again after years of not drawing. My buddy up in Montana drew the Kiabab! About 30 minutes after talking to him I looked mine up. Going to be hard to make both...
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    30-378 Weatherby Mark V Accumark For Sale

    Just wanted to post this rifle here first before I sell it elsewhere. I bought this rifle from the original owner who said he only fired it once " to see what it felt like". I have never fired this rifle, the base mounting screws are still in place with no signs of a scope ever being mounted...
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    SilencerCo Rebate

    just in case y'all haven't seen this, silencerco is offering a rebate of 200 bucks to negate cost of Tax Stamp. Good Utah company trying to keep from layoffs while the hearing protection act gains speed I suppose.
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    AUSTRALIA: Has Anyone Hunted With Aaron Corbett Of Australian Outback Buffalo Safaris?

    Hey y'all, thinking hard about booking a hunt with Aaron, met him at DSC and really liked the guy, seems like a fun trip in tent camp in the bush. Be a good maiden voyage for my 470NE to pound a few buff. Any feed back would be appreciated greatly. Cheers, Cody
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    Decision between two M70 300 H&H's

    Good afternoon all, My quest for a M70 in 300 H&H has come down to two that are side by side. One is a 1954 model that is extreamly clean, no rust, metal is near 98ish% showing bluing wear only at the muzzle. Wood is unremarkablely plain but in excellent shape. The second is a post 64 M70...
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    Happy Halloween

    Hope all your kids have a safe night out! My boys bet me I couldn't carve a pumpkin, I cheated and printed a picture out off of AH and copied it on the pumpkin! I ain't telling them that though. Enjoy the evening with the rug rats, I always enjoyed the Halloween gatherings, I never dressed...
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    SOUTH AFRICA: Andri Fox Safaris Hunt

    Dates: June 13th-21st, 2016 Location: Eastern Cape PH: Andri Fox First let me apologize for my slacking on getting out a timely report, trying to catch up on all of the things that I could have cared less about while in Africa turn into large issues when you return home. After speaking with...
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    Compliments to Swarovski Optik

    Good afternoon all, I just wanted to tell everyone what an outstanding company Swarovski Optik is. I have gotten 15 great years of hard use out of the first pair of SLC 10x42 binos that I purchased without a complaint. At the time I purchased them it was hard to swallow the price, that set...
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    USA: Rockin G Ranch Turkey Texas Varmint Hunt

    Good Afternoon All, I just got back from hunting on the Rockin G Ranch with our very own Gizmo from AH. The hunt was for Coyotes and other pests that inhabit the pan handle of Texas. I drove up from Houston with a friend of mine Sunday morning and met Erik(Gizmo) and Chuck(Mekaniks) in Turkey...
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    458 Lott Ruger RSM

    I was browsing collectors firearms in Houston today and there is a RSM in excellent shape on the rack if anyone needs one. I surprised myself on how I put it down and left the store. I think it may be priced a little high at 1995.00 but if ya need one guys this is a nice one! It has one ding...
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    Austin and Halleck 420

    Good Evening All, First let me start by admitting I am not a ML guy. I just bought my son an A&H 420 for his deer hunt. Does anyone have experience with this rifle? Need a good place to start, it is set up for 209 primers. Any help would be greatly appreciated!
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    Good morning from Montana Hunter living in Houston, Tx.

    Good Morning All, I just joined AH after hearing a lot of good things about your forums and the outfitters. I relocated to Houston a year and a half ago due to work. originally from north western Montana, moved to New Mexico in 98. Made my first trip to SA in 10 and cant wait to go back. I...