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Old 11-17-2012, 05:03 PM   #21
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Originally Posted by gearhead396 View Post
Ok guys I've been in to guns my whole life ,and since I was 18 years old I've been buying handguns and a few rifles here and there but I don't have a hunting rifle just a 22 and a 12g and 16g shotgun my question is what's a good deer and pig rifle I'm gonna use it for both any suggestions?
In a lever it would be a Marlin 336 in 30-30.
In a bolt gun go with the 7mm-08. It is one of the most effective/efficient and over looked calibers out there!!!
It has the ability to shoot as far as the 270 and hit harder but comes in a much smaller package (short action) and you can go to heavier bullets for heavier game if necessary not to mention the recoil in slightly more than the wimpy 243!
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Old 11-25-2012, 05:46 AM   #22
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So here it is guys picked up a mossberg atr 100 in 270 win headed out to the lease in 3 hours whish me luck
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