My butt stock had a hole in the side of it, so to I got bot new stocks from Boyd's as a set. As far as my shells go, I carry 2 slugs & 3 small game shells with it. I put it together as my "OH crap has hit the fan" piece, and survival gun. I can carry a lot of both types of ammo in my pack or jacket. The flashlight is there to help me see out in the "bush" at night and to attach the sling to as well. The flashlight holder came from ATI & can me about $10.00 & that includes shipping too.
I have to have a gun like this for my homestead in Concho Az. I was able to get 10 acres on a Fed. Gov.'t auction for $127.00 for the whole thing. So now I am planning on heading down there in Sept to start.I have to get a truck & a decent camper to live in till I can get my house built.And since I am up in the mountains of N.E. Az. at an alt of 6100 feet above sea level, I have to deal with some rather large dangerous critters as well as some hunting. I get a life time hunting lisc. for being a 100% disabled Veteran.
Well sports fans, I fianlly got my 24 done. I had to replace the stocks [both the butt & fore end] and test fire [with no problems]. I then added a 9 led flashlight & hand made rifle sling [150 feet... more
Congratulations, SgtMike1 on your Savage 24 completion. Sorry, I may have missed your earlier post. What chamberings is your 24? Sounds like it might be doing some home defense duties. Were you able... more