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.243 for yotes/fox

Old 01-30-2006, 06:35 PM
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I just ordered a Kimber Longmaster Classic in .243 and will use this as an all around rifle (varmint, deer, etc.).... What bullets should I use to maintain as much as the pelt as possible? weight, point, boattail, etc.
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Old 01-31-2006, 04:06 PM
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Excellent choicesin rifle and caliber. I don't currently reload, so I use Remingtons 80 gr PSP. I have had good luck with this round, it is both accurate and hasplenty on target energy. Good Luck Huntin' !!!


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Old 02-03-2006, 09:54 PM
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I reload Sierra 60grn hollowpoints there really fast and dont do a whole lot to a pelt damage as long as the shot is in the body. A blew a foxes head off once so head shots are out of the question.
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