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243 vs. 270: The Deer Hunting Caliber Debate

Old 11-20-2021, 09:37 AM
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Originally Posted by Popgunshooter
I've shot every caliber known to man.
I seriously doubt that. I'm betting I can name 100 calibers you have never shot. Just sayin...
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Old 11-21-2021, 07:25 AM
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I've quickly dispatched many deer with a 30-30. The only thing I would do different on a nothern bigger whitetail is use a 170 grain bullet.
All of my southern 30-30 deer have been killed with 150 grains.
The beauty of the 30-30 on deer is that you do not have to have an epensive bullet. Pretty much any bullet performs well at the lower velocity.

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