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Bushmaster LR-24V Varminter .223 Rem., $1200

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We think this is a good-shooting gun with the right ammo. Is it a varmint rifle? In our view, no. But is it an accurate, if heavy, field rifle. Yes.

Bushmaster LR-24V Varminter .223 Rem., $1200

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The Bushmaster Varminter is equipped with a "flat top" frame that will accept standard Weaver-type scope rings. Also included are two scope riser blocks.
The two-stage competition trigger had a 3.5-pound first stage and a 1-pound second stage, or 4.5 pounds overall.
The aluminum handguard was rounded and vented to reduce heat build up.

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