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Old 03-12-2018, 04:46 PM
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Originally Posted by Polaris View Post
Glad you're going to shoot it. Makes me a little sad to see all these fine rifles hoarded by collectors and gathering dust in a safe. Prices a lot of people out of the market for shooting the fantastic 1903 and M17. That's why I shoot Swiss and Swedish rifles, and even those have gone nuts the last few years.
I'm glad some are keeping their weapons for posterity, but I decided a number of years ago now that I'll no longer own a firearm I can't (or won't) shoot. I stay away from pristine, minty examples of any kind of vintage firearm these days for exactly that reason.
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