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post #1 of 1 (permalink) Old 03-11-2018, 01:21 AM Thread Starter
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Thermal Imaging

Howdy

Iím after the perfect caliber to shoot deer with a quality Thermal Imager.

I am currently shooting the TI off an AR platform. This has smoked countless animals, however isnít giving me the desired results at 250m.
Looking to change to a bolt

These are my restraints

- light weight
- flat shooting
- quiet
- low recoil
- ammo price
- want to shoot dead as animals can be hard to find in the dark

What caliber suppresses the best?

I have been leaning toward .308 because ammo is cheap and have the option of subsonic rounds (I am aware of the short comings of subsonic ammo).

Thoughts?

Cheers
Rex
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