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Old 01-13-2014, 09:14 AM
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.270 just because of cartridge availability and selection of bullets. If you are near several big gun shops you might not have that problem.
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Old 01-13-2014, 01:16 PM
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I have a Tikka T3 in 25-06. I love it. The action is slick as glass and it's an absolute tack driver. Love this caliber for deer also. Low recoil but hammers deer.

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Old 01-13-2014, 03:22 PM
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hard to go wrong with either.

I might want a 24" barrel on a 25.06 not sure what the tikka has...?

I think I'd want the .270 w/ 130gr.
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Old 01-13-2014, 06:28 PM
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Most 25/06 I handled had 24" barrels. I use 120grain in the 25/06. I use 150 in the 270.
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