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Old 06-23-2013, 05:02 PM   #11
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62gr. sp at around 2650fps

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Old 06-23-2013, 06:12 PM   #12
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Thought he was asking specifically about 5.56 or .223 loads.

In the south in tight woods with small deer, .223 can be effective. Not ideal, but humane kills can be made. You have to know you have your shot perfect. You have to have a load that will hold together. Deer in the 90-120 lb range are probably the best candidates. If a big old buck walks in I'd probably cuss and pass on the shot.

Indiana corn fed monster deer should have a heavier caliber used, same as some the big mule deer out west.
Yes want more of the 5.56 but yeah I'd be shooting 100ish yards and not huge but sc deer!
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62gr. sp at around 2650fps
Sp? Sorry totally lost on what you mean by that!
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Sp? Sorry totally lost on what you mean by that!
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