i have a winchester model 70-270. pulling the lever back from fire to safe, it's kind of "stiff". is this normal? i believe i like the remington safety better. easy, and a big red dot!.... thanks for the comments. scott.
I had a Mod 70 black shadow in 7mm Rem Mag but money got tight and I was forced to sell it. I still wish I didnt, I loved that gun but I will agree that the safty was stif on it and that my Remington's is way better and crisper. Plus I think that Remington makes a better Rifle but thats my opinion.
One of the most important components of deciphering a new hunting area is distinguishing between the summer and winter ranges for the game that you plan to pursue. Without knowing this you cannot make reliable assumptions about where the game will be come opening day. Knowing these areas will allow you to take the current weather (as well as the past couple weeks) and apply that to the landscape and make an educated guess as to where you might find that big buck or bull.
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