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Old 07-18-2011, 03:02 PM   #1
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They are both good guns but I give a slight edge to the .308 because I own one.So what does eveybody think about it?.
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Old 07-18-2011, 03:14 PM   #2
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They are both good guns but I give a slight edge to the .308 because I own one.So what does eveybody think about it?.
Without more information about what the purpose is, it's nothing more than a popularity contest. I don't think you can choose wrong with either of the calibers.
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I don't think you can choose wrong with either of the calibers.
Indeed. Both are very popular and well used calibers in rifles.
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Without more information about what the purpose is, it's nothing more than a popularity contest. I don't think you can choose wrong with either of the calibers.
For deer to black bear to maybe elk - the reason I put it here is because I seen on other sites people say the 270 is better! and I dont agree!
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They are both good rounds, personaly I would give the .308 a small edge because of the vast amount of bullet weights and charges that it has. Other then that I would take either one.
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I chose .308 because it is short action, ammo choice and availability. Short action for ammo consolidation if and when I get my semi-auto.
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Thats what I thought about the .308 - Thanks
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I would say a 270
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If your talking deer hunting, a 270, 30/30, 308 and 30-06 are the standards!

Which you pick from that group is mostly personal preference that fits the particulars of your hunting style.

My preference is the 270.
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If you are taking game like deer at a longer range,.270 has the advantage,but for up close to medium range,.308 is better,you don't want to dress a deer that's been shot with a .270 at 25 yards-trust me.
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