I'm curious about these semi-automatic rifles for predator & deer rifles. And also wonder how well reliable they would be in Alaska hunting conditions. Has anyone seen an article comparing the higher quality rifles such as the
Merkel SR 1
Seems like most folks like all these rifles, accuracy can be very good to below average, & getting parts or having a gunsmith to work on them maybe difficult, save the BAR. Thoughts? Opinions? Do you own any of the above & can report on their field use? Field maintenance?