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Favorite Caliber?

Old 11-09-2009, 05:56 AM
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Talking Favorite Caliber?

this question is one of the most asked questions on here. lol i just wanted to know what you guys are packin with you this season? Good luck this season guys

for me its the 6.5x55 swede and a 25/06 AI
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Old 11-09-2009, 06:06 AM
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308 Win. in a Savage 99 C.
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Old 11-09-2009, 06:21 AM
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30-06 Savage bolt action matched up with 150grain winchester ammo.
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Old 11-09-2009, 07:22 AM
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Boo were not allowed to use rifles here in ohio
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Old 11-09-2009, 07:37 AM
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Originally Posted by heavenlykid View Post
Boo were not allowed to use rifles here in ohio
Boo x2 we can't use them either.

I'm not sure I have favorite yet anyway, like them all.
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Old 11-09-2009, 07:50 AM
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30-30, it might not be fancy but it works. I learned a long time ago that I'm not capable of really long range shooting, I keep my shots to under 200 yards and the gun doesn't beat me up when I pull the trigger.
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Old 11-09-2009, 07:52 AM
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7mm-08 & 6.5mmSwede
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Old 11-09-2009, 08:03 AM
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Ruger 77 UL in 30-06. Federal 180 Barnes TSX
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Old 11-09-2009, 08:03 AM
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I use a 7mm Win Mag. when I gun hunt here in WI. I know a lot a people don't like to hear it, but I really wish they would make this state shotgun only. I really believe it help get the deer numbers where the dnr want them and there would be a lot more quality bucks. At least in the southern part of the state.
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Old 11-09-2009, 08:04 AM
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No rifles here in illinois either!!! Our gun season is open to shotguns, muzzleloaders, and large pistol. Im takin my winchester 1300 this year with 3 inch federal slugs
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