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Old 11-15-2007, 10:59 PM
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The only gun I have to use to hunt whittail is a .22 long rifle. I was wondering if anyony has any suggestions on where to shoot the deer. Iv been told by several to shoot in the head. Also what type of ammo should I use? I was told to get one with a solid point. Please give me som advise. I was also looking for an inexpensive scope and ideas?
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Old 11-16-2007, 07:46 AM
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i dont even know if its legal to hunt deer with a 22lr .My advice is to get a real rifle
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Old 11-16-2007, 09:06 AM
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yes i think its illegal to hunt deer with a .22!!! check your regulations for your state. its also a very inhumane way to try and kill a deer. you need a bigger rifle
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Old 11-16-2007, 06:24 PM
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Well I believe that it's much too risky to try taking a deer with a 22. Is there any possibility of you getting a rifle with a little more power? Scope? I have a basic Bushnell scope that came with the rifle I purchased. I believe that it's the most simplest scope on the market.
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Old 11-24-2007, 12:19 PM
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There is no need to even hunt deer with a 22, first off it is most likely illegal, second it is mean to the deer. And may i ask why this is posted in the shotgun section of the forums?
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Old 02-24-2011, 07:07 PM
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Wow dirt diver your obviously very knowledable on firearms.Please join our club you could offer good advice.
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WD, I like it, do they sell it by the gallon?
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Old 02-24-2011, 09:11 PM
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WD, I like it, do they sell it by the gallon?
Oh yes, its good to buy in bulk. Never know when you might need to use the stuff.
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