I also have a NEF Handi Rifle with only a 12g rifled barrel which I bought while working in Michigan in 1995.
Have taken no meat with it yet.
My wife comes also from the Markredwitz area.
I will be in Wunsiedel for 1st May roebuck season start.
USA in Sept/Oct 2009.
There is something about the look and feel of a bolt action rifle with a walnut stock that pleases me. Call me old fashioned, but the character of the rifle I choose to own is equally as important to me as how that rifle performs.
I’ll be the first to admit that the lack of weight in a carbon fiber stock is awfully nice when chasing elk in high country and that any synthetic could help a bit when mother natured decides to rain on your parade. My own preference, however, is to...