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Got a new Savage but need help...

Discussion in 'Rifle Discussion' started by theflyguy, Nov 26, 2012.

  1. theflyguy

    theflyguy Beaverton, Oregon Member

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    Guys,

    I had been hoping to pick up a .308 and picked up a nice Savage Model 11 and Nikon 3-9x40 at Bi-Mart for
    $389. Thought it was a good buy!!

    The problem is I can't seem to find much about the different Model 11's.

    On the Savage Arms website I see there is a: (but not much of an explaination of the differences)
    BTH
    FCNS
    FHNS
    Can you guys help me understand exactly what the differences are between the three models?

    Thanks,
     
  2. coyoteman5

    coyoteman5 North south east west Active Member

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    The differences between those models could be one comes with attachable clip or it has a bottom plate you can open up to remove your rounds or it has a Solid bottom plate so to unload you have to cycle the rounds out usong the bolt. one may have an Accu trigger and the other one may not, one could have accu trigger and Accu stock and one may not. Or one has a synthetic stock and the other one may have a Woodstock. Compare the descriptions between the three and you will see which one has what or doesn't have.
    I have 11f in 243cal it has accu trigger top feed/unload synthetic stock shoots very nice.
    Don't know if this helps but I'm throwing it out there.
     
  3. iamme

    iamme Lane County Well-Known Member

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    All actions are same- differences as said above are; finish, stock, trigger and bottom metal
     
  4. theflyguy

    theflyguy Beaverton, Oregon Member

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    Thanks guys.
     
  5. the4thshake

    the4thshake Portland Active Member

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    Here is what the all those letters stand for:

    AK -Adjustable Muzzle Brake
    B -Laminate Stock
    C -Clip (Detachable Box Mag.)
    F -Synthetic Stock
    G -Hardwood Stock
    L -Left Hand
    LE -Law Enforcement
    ML -Muzzleloader
    NS -No Sights
    P -Police
    SE -Safari Express
    SS -Stainless Steel
    U -Ultra High Lustre
    V -Long Range (Heavy Barrel)
    XP -Package Gun
    Y -Youth
     
  6. theflyguy

    theflyguy Beaverton, Oregon Member

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    Guys,

    Thank you sooooo much for help. I asked over on the Savage forum can got a smarta$$ response that didn't really help.

    Thanks again,
     
  7. longcolt

    longcolt Zephyrhills, FL Active Member

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    Nice rifle for the money, you will be happy with it I am sure.
     
  8. Mark W.

    Mark W. Silverton, OR Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    Hmmm My Model 12 VLP DBM is a

    V = Heavy barrel
    L = Laminted Stock
    P = Stainless

    DBM = Detachable Box Magazine.

    My MK II FVT is a

    F = Synthetic Stock
    V = Heavy Barrel
    T = Target Peep Sights