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30-06 ammo for my savage

Old 08-24-2009, 12:29 AM
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Default 30-06 ammo for my savage

Opinions would be appreciated. ammo to pick from best bang for buck. priced out these three are about the same. which is best for deerhunting?
1 fusion
2 rem core lockt
3 winchester super X
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Old 08-24-2009, 03:07 AM
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I'm a fan of the winchester myself...
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Old 08-24-2009, 04:05 AM
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It really irks me. Every time I go to the gun shop to buy 30-06 ammo, I have to get a different brand. One time Federal, next time Nitrex. Seems the same brand is never in stock. Thinking of taking it all bacl & getting Remington at Wally world.
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Old 08-24-2009, 04:29 AM
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I have had great luck w/ the Core Lokt's w/ my .30-06 & 7mm Rem Mag.
Great bullet for the $$...
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Old 08-24-2009, 04:54 AM
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When buying ammo, if you can, buy all you need for sighting in and the hunting season. That way, you won't get caught needing bullets and not being able to find the brand and weight you want. If you want to take it a step further, check the boxes you buy to see if they are from the same lot.
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Old 08-24-2009, 05:35 AM
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I shot remy corelokts 180gr for seven years and they shot great. Than I bought a box of winchester super x in 150 gr. which was a lil cheaper and actually they shot a little bit better out of my gun. Ended up taking two deer with them last year and they both fell on the spot, bullet performed very well.
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Old 08-24-2009, 06:03 AM
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Can't go wrong with the Core Lokt's IMO.
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Old 08-24-2009, 06:54 AM
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The 180 grain winchester powerpoints shoot great out of my Remington.
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Old 08-24-2009, 09:34 AM
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My rifle shoots better groups with Rem core lockt's......
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Old 08-24-2009, 10:35 AM
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core lokt 180 grain in 30.06. I shoot core lokt in my 7mm as well. Deer DRT in most cases if i do my job.
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