Hey Mike (Misako50),
Yep, my bad! won't do that again:cry3:
Thanks much for the more specific clarification of the actions. I should have been more generic and simply referred to them as short...
was typing while you were submitting. Do you think maybe some influence from all those Mosin Nagant's Sako was pumping out?
The lineage of the L61R would have begun with it's two older siblings, the L46/L461 short action established in 1946 and the...
Need to know the caliber in order to give you an approximate date. Welcome to the forum!
Supposedly, and I don't know the time frame, Sako chambered the Heavy Barrel (Varmint) in .244 Remington, which of course is...
Of my collection (accumulation) I have three FI imports with five digit SN's and all have just the last three numbers on the bolt handle,...
That's cool he can do that for you. I don't need 7 X 33, but would love to have some .300 Win. Mag though. Also, you may have thought I...
Just checked the Gobles website and all they listed for availability in Sako ammo is .22 PPC, 6 PPC, and 9.3 X 66.
Hey again Stone,
I am interested in Sako ammo as well. Just got off the phone with Beretta and was informed they stopped importing Sako...
The Sako website has a list of worldwide distributors. For the U.S., it is Beretta USA in Accokeek, MD.
The Sako advertising section in my 1987 Shooter's Bible, reads that all models and calibers could be supplied with stainless steel...
Some of my old literature (1962) lists the following rifles, to include Sako, that dovetail scope rings would be suitable for: BSA,...
Hey Bloo, always sleep with one eye open!
As far as the price, I think it is very fitting. I like the Model 72's, especially the ones with...
Ah Bloo, you got the Deluxe bug!
Look again at photo #3 showing the bolt open. If you look at the guide bar, you can see that it does not cover...
Check out Gunbroker item #213532396, which is a Model 72 in .30-06. Check out photo #3 and look at the bolt. There is no third lug, but...
Very Nice Bloo,
I'm not a "Deluxe guy", but noticed the waffle recoil pad on your .243. I have 2 pre-72 Foresters (Mannlicher and sporter) and a...
found a great online archived article about Sako in Guns & Ammo, sometime around 1972. Just Google, Sako - 50 years of accuracy, and it...
Those letters are the initials of who would have been what I would call the "chief" inspector at Sako. You will also find these...
I for one would love to see them! Roger out.
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