Posted at AP on 27 Oct 18.
You read that right. Carbine. 19 inch barrel, and it’s a medium heavy that keeps it stiff for much longer than typical ‘pencil’ barrels. Check out barrel in the main image above – that’s a 670 carbine in .243. The word, ‘robust,’ fits it well! My 670 in ’06 is just as robust, and you can’t tell the difference from the profile, save for the scope and mounts. More on that below.
Now, you may be wondering just HOW inexpensive, and why the ’06? First, a little back story is in order. Over the last year, I’ve been helping the brother of an incapacitated vet liquidate the vet’s estate to offset his increasing medical bills. In that estate sat this little rifle, and was offered to me as a ‘thank you.’ The brother wouldn’t take no for an answer. I grateful accepted, and…
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