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Old 04-12-2003, 07:42 PM
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Default Sierra Gamekings?

Hey all, I need a quick opinion on something. I' ve used 140 gr core-lokts in my .260 rem for the past few seasons with good results.... no complaints. I recently bought a box of Federal' s Sierra Gamekings in 140 gr and they shoot a little better out of the gun at 200 yards. 100 yards they do equally well. Anyway, I was thinking about the gamekings this year for deer, but then I heard some people saying that while they make for accuracy the on game performance isn' t all that great....... any opinions??? Any experience with sierras in general?
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Old 04-12-2003, 07:52 PM
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The gamekings have been around a long time and have taken countless deer, they will do just fine on deer size game. That' s all my uncle shoots deer with out of his 7mm mag.
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Old 04-12-2003, 09:31 PM
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took a nice 5 pointer this year using 165gr. sierra gamekings out of my 30-06sprg. nice hole and nice big blood trails. even though i did not see a sign of the deer being hit till about 10yds after he left the initial hit.
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Old 04-12-2003, 11:04 PM
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They will work well on deer. Good shooting!!
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Old 04-13-2003, 12:09 AM
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they' re at least as good as the Remington Core Locks.....but I' d prefer the Hornady interlock bullets
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Old 04-13-2003, 12:26 AM
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I use them in all my rifles and have had consistant performance at the range, and good results in the field. I won' t use anything else.
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