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wjv
03-20-2012, 11:56
Anybody with any experience with this lever gun?

Looking at the BLR in .223.

VA27
03-20-2012, 13:07
I had one in 22-250. MOA capable with the right load. I had one in .358 Winchester. Kicked like the proverbial mule. I like 'em.

yellolab
03-21-2012, 11:49
I had one and loved the way handling. Never grouped much better than 3" inch- but it all fairness I do not try any other ammo other than hornady. It was 7mm-08

Kevin

DGilbert
03-21-2012, 21:42
I have one in 358 Win and really like the handling. Accuracy tends to be right at 1.5" at 100 yards with handloads.

southernshooter
03-22-2012, 05:11
Those have the great advantage of being able to chamber pointed bullets. With tube mag rifles you are stuck with 30-30, 45-70, 35 Rem, 44 mag etc. Of course those are fine calibers also, but have some limitations.

Glock1963
03-22-2012, 19:57
I have one in .257 Roberts. It's light, handy and accurate enough for my needs but I find that I don't shoot it much.