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Old 11-27-2013, 06:27 AM
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What Flags said is right on the money!!! I have several 30-06s and also a bolt action short barreled 30-30 Stevens for close shots in the northern MI swamp I hunt.
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Old 11-27-2013, 06:39 AM
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My Winchester 30/30 was the first deer rifle I owned and still use it.The only down side is distance,a 30/06 will go a lot further.
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Old 11-27-2013, 02:18 PM
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Love my 336 in .30-30. Have lots of other options but frequently find myself grabbing it. I just reloaded up 50 more rounds for it this past weekend, it's a fun gun. I think you better go buy one!
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Old 11-29-2013, 12:40 PM
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30 30 is great for short shots. A better option would be an 1895 in a 45 70. Hammer of Thor.
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