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  1. Testing Mark V trigger after sear adjustment

    Hi Folks,

    I recently purchased a a Mark V Accumark (my 6th) in 7mm08 and noticed there was a very subtle amount of creep in the trigger more like a little click prior to trigger break. I adjusted...
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    Re: Life's Best Pleasures

    Glad you're enjoying the winter Mark. I too have a little Yorkie that loves heat she get up from anywhere in the house when the furnace came on to go lay down on the register. You can see her hair...
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    Re: The Monster Cabinet

    Mark, What type stain water based poly? Make sure the pups don't chew it up before delivery. I guess they're not pups anymore have not heard any status since a while.

    Good luck and shoot straight...
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    Re: The Monster Cabinet

    That gun cabinet is beautiful Mark. Hope you've hung onto a couple of Bees. Might want to shoot another hog or 2.

    Good luck and God bless you too

    Bob
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    Re: New Rifle Which One?? 257 Weatherby

    Pat I own the 257wby Accumark and it gets heavy for long walks and pulling up into trees. The outfitter looks real good to me as well. I have also heard great things about the Vanguard wilderness if...
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    Re: Action diameter?

    Thanks for clarifying 340 I was trying to remember the last posts we had. I guess it was just the bolt faces.

    Shoot straight All

    Bob
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    Re: Action diameter?

    Which 9 lug? The 300/340/257 looks like 1.37" approx. It's hard to get real good measurement without removing the stock. The last time we went over this I am pretty certain the 378 size action was...
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    Re: Advice for scope

    Are the VX-6's still on sale? If they are the price is hard to ignore. Nightforce is pretty much as good as it gets for LR activity they're very heavy and built like a tank. For a less expensive...
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    Re: B & C Medalist stocks for MK V

    I have 6 Accumarks all are in B&C Medalist stocks I thought to myself that I would change out 2 of the factory black and grey stocks for different colors. Changed my 270 win to Green and Black the...
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    Re: Merry Christmas

    Merry Christmas to Y'all as well.
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    Re: Mark V accumark magazine issue

    Are the shims installed in the proper locations I think I had a similar problem and was able to repair by using the shims properly.

    Good luck and shoot straight

    Bob
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    Re: Zeiss Conquest for a 375?

    Ty I mounted a Zeiss Conquest 3-9x40 on a Browning A bolt slug gun in 12 guage. It's held up fine for 20 or 30 rounds of 3 inch sabot 360 grain slugs. The recoil of the slug gun is serious seems like...
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    Re: Moose hunt in Norway

    That's a handsome moose 340. That should keep you in some tasty food for a good while.

    I hope you did not have to bad of a job to get him out of the woods. With moose the work begins after the...
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    Re: Moose Tag - Maine - Zone 7

    I have shot several Moose in the North East one of them with my dad's 30 30. I would use whichever you have the most confidence in with the 300 WBY on hand it will handle them with aplomb. Either...
  15. Re: Idaho Bear Hunt.... Goin Long!!!, by Jeff Brozovich

    Congratulations Jeff. That certainly breaks the 1325 barrier takes a long time to get all that lined up. Thanks for sharing.

    Bob
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    Re: Mark V ULW 6 lug 280 Ackley Imp Build

    Looks like a really sweet set up. I have been trying to pick up a 280 accumark for years. Don't forget to post pic's of your next conquest with it.

    Good luck and shoot straight

    Bob
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    Poll: Re: 2016 Manitoba Bear Hunt

    Those are 2 handsome black bears Mark. Congratulations to you on a great family hunt. I am sure the 416 wby handles them with aplomb.

    Shoot straight

    Bob
  18. Thread: Mark v ID

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    Re: Mark v ID

    Manufactured between 1998 and 2004 probably closer to 98. I have 2 6 lug accumarks from that time frame they both shoot great. Let us know how it shoots

    Bob
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    Re: mark v bedding advice

    EMT the shims in the stock as I understand it are just to get the bottom metal flush with the bottom of the stock. The bedding in the lug recess looks like acraglass and was probably installed by the...
  20. Thread: Mark v ID

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    Re: Mark v ID

    All looks very much factory to me as well. I agree with Doc if you still want to know more a call to wby is in order. What are the first letters in ser #? I can't recall when the dropped the Super...
  21. Thread: Mark v ID

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    Re: Mark v ID

    Yes that was my point. Did you purchase new or used? Can you take a pic of the bbl markings? I am thinking they may have run the super predator master in matte black. In any case it should be one...
  22. Thread: Mark v ID

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    Re: Mark v ID

    If the diameter at the muzzle is .900 approx. the firearm is a super varmint master. I have not seen one with a blued bbl.

    Sweet rig how does it shoot?

    Shoot straight

    Bob
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    Re: weatherby mk xxii

    I believe they stopped production in 2012. The firearm was being made by Anschutz as I recall. They have probably made some of the best 22 rf for years.

    Good luck and shoot straight

    Bob
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    Re: straight comb stock for mark v

    The Bell & Carlson Medalist Classic Checkered Riflestock that has a straight comb Stockysstocks has several reviews They have to be back ordered. They tell me about 8 weeks. I am certain they fit...
  25. Re: Howa series' 257 left handed, Mark V serial number and version question

    Your serial number matches a Mark V manufactured by Howa IN Japan 74 to 84.

    http://www.weatherbyrifler.com/WbySerials.htm

    Good luck and shoot straight

    Bob
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    Re: 257stw. Or. 270wby,,,,,,,?????

    I hunt with the 257 wby all the time and really like it on these VA whitetails and antelope. It does have its limitations though. I am certain that the 257STW is one flat shooting rig but how much...
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    Re: Gotta Have Me One

    I believe an Accumark is never a bad idea. I have 5 not a bad shooter in the bunch some took more development than others.

    Good luck and shoot straight and God Bless you too

    Bob
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    Re: What about a 300Blackout?

    Dubyam I have 2 friends who have shot used the 300 blackout on deer accuracy is real good. I had 2 AR's and sold them both the trigger I had on the 15 was acceptable the one on the 25 was horrible....
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    Re: First deer of the 2015-16 season

    Youall look like your having too much fun. I have been hunting deer with my dad for 40 years now. This whitetail is from our November hunt on the family farm in Nova Scotia this fall. Had some luck...
  30. Re: Possibly the wrong forum, but: Looking for GOOD gunsmith to bed my weatherby

    Try this web site they have some smiths and there address there is a lot of info out there on the subject. I have done my own it just depends how much work you want to do.

    Good luck and shoot...
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    Mark V Accumark Bolt Stop

    Hi All,

    I have a Mark V Accumark US made. New to me purchased new old stock off GB. The bolt is not near as smooth as my other mark V's. The problem seems to be the bolt stops protrusion. If I...
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    Re: First deer of the 2015-16 season

    Dubyam between this one and last years with the 8x57 you must be pretty happy with the hunting in the land where the Tide Rolls. That and Lapua head stamping 8x57 you should be overjoyed. What's the...
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    Re: First deer of the 2015-16 season

    That is a handsome buck Dubyam. Looks like he's in real good shape.

    Good luck and shoot straight

    Bob
  34. Re: need quick price help on 7 mm WM made in Germany in pristine condition

    I would check the dates if the owner bought new my review indicates they stopped manufacturing german mark v's in 1973. If bought used in the early 80's that would make the firearms value more...
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    Re: Weatherby .257 and Weatherby .340 value

    There are a couple for sale on gun broker matching your description for between 1300.00 and 1500.00. Probably not priced to sell. The scopes of course would add to that price.

    Good luck and shoot...
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    Re: .257 Weatherby to .257 STW

    [QUOTE=Mike Mileski;70358]Look at posts 17 and 18 in the thread link below. 300WM claims you can use a .257 to make his 257-300. And I believe his 257-300 cartridge is the same size as a .257 STW, or...
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    Re: .257 Weatherby to .257 STW

    I just measured my Accumark and you would probably be better to build off a 300 WBY action the 257 WBY mag well is approx. 3.450 and the opening in the action are short at 3.240. The SAMMI length of...
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    Re: Wby Mark V stock

    Glad everyone is okay. That brass must have been in a major mess.

    Shoot straight

    Bob
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    Re: Wby Mark V stock

    That's great be sure and let us know how it shoots. Get a 3/4" dowel rod and 200 grit sand paper you might be able to start with 100. Just go slow and steady. That black and red is a nice looking...
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    Re: Wby Mark V stock

    The medalist stock is the same stock as the Mark V Accumark. For your use its kind of a no brainer you will need to open it up.

    Shoot straight

    Bob
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    Re: Wby Mark V stock

    Bell & Carlson is the first that comes to mind. They make the Accumark stock I have 4 of them. They have a lighter contour than yours by about .100 at the front of the stock. You will have enough...
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    Re: Mk V 300 ULW rebarrel

    I guess your new bbl is in 300WBY. You don't have to have the freebore. Is the 28" with muzzle brake or without?

    The 300 WBY is a great cartridge and capable of good accuracy at 1000. I have...
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    Re: 340 Mag Snap Caps

    I see Sinclair has one for the 300wby. I would give them a call and see if that will work. The 340 is a necked up 300.

    Good luck and shoot straight

    Bob
  44. Re: 2014 craig colorado mule deer with warden help

    That is one handsome Mule deer how wide is he?

    Congratulations.

    Bob
  45. Thread: 257.

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    Re: 257.

    Ken, Congratulations on your new WBY. I would take the RL 22 Load up to 72 or 73 gr with the 87/85gr and 71 with the 100 before I used H414. When you shoot the 257wby it likes it on the hot side....
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    Re: looking to buy my first Mark V

    Welcome to the forum Oscar. I really like all my Accumarks and I own 4 and traded 1 in 300wby that I wish I never parted with. Accuracy of all has been excellent. My 257 and 300 win Accumarks both...
  47. Thread: 28 Nosler

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    Re: 28 Nosler

    Thanks Jeff I think your right. You'll be shooting them way waaaay out there with that. Tops anything in .308 by a good margin and getting close to the 300 grain .338. That frontal diameter makes...
  48. Thread: 28 Nosler

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    Re: 28 Nosler

    I was at the Eastern Sportsman's Show in PA on Monday and handled the Model 48 Patriot in 28 Nosler 26" bbl with lighter weight. Manufacturers suggested retail of 1,899.00 I was not favorably...
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    Re: 270 Weatherby Brass

    Graf and Sons has all 3 varieties in stock WBY, Norma and Nosler. They're probably all made by Norma.

    Good luck and shoot straight

    Bob
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    Re: Weatherby newbie ( kind of)

    The rifle serial number is for a Japanese made Weatherby manufactured in the early 70's. Those Japanese Weatherby Deluxe rifles are arguably some of the finest looking firearms the company made. If...
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