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post #1 of 31 (permalink) Old 03-29-2013, 03:45 PM Thread Starter
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Which is the most popular Deer cartridge choice

I and my Sons are hunting with 30-06s loaded with 165gr bullets. What are the other Members usually using on Deer. Please list cartridge and weight selected.

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post #2 of 31 (permalink) Old 03-29-2013, 05:18 PM
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Rem 710 30-06 bolt....165 grain core-lokt, very nice to me.
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post #3 of 31 (permalink) Old 03-29-2013, 05:45 PM
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30-06 150 gr
270 140 gr
300 sav 150 gr
30-30 150 gr
38-55 225 gr
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post #4 of 31 (permalink) Old 03-30-2013, 08:06 AM
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.270 federal 150gr
.270 federal 130gr
.308 federal 150gr
7.62X39 federal 123gr

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post #5 of 31 (permalink) Old 03-30-2013, 08:42 AM
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.243 100 grain Remington Core-locts
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post #6 of 31 (permalink) Old 03-31-2013, 11:41 PM
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Browning A-bolt-270win. 130g winchester ballistic silver tips Winchester 30-30- 150g hornaday leverevolutions Ruger Super Redhawk .480- Hornaday 325g XTJHP also used for hogs and bear

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post #7 of 31 (permalink) Old 04-01-2013, 10:28 AM
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.308 Winchester - 165 gr
.30-06 Spg - 165 gr
7x57 Mauser - 140 gr
7mm-08 Rem - 140 gr

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post #8 of 31 (permalink) Old 04-04-2013, 12:30 PM
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7.62x54R 150gr
44 mag 225-240gr
30-30 170 gr
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post #9 of 31 (permalink) Old 04-04-2013, 03:07 PM
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270-130gr federal fusion

30/06 150gr federal fusion
308-150core lokt 165 nosler ballistic tip
300wsm 150gr fedaeral fusion
12gauge lightfield slugs
20gauge winchester sabot
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post #10 of 31 (permalink) Old 09-02-2013, 12:55 PM
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270 150gr

30.06 180gr

30.30 150gr
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