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Old 12-08-2011, 04:38 AM   #1
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Default interesting varmint kills/stories

Since im asking this i have a few i want to share/kick this off.

First one was at about 12pm cst 12-7-11. It was at 300 yards with a 125 grain 7mm mag

Second one was at about 2 pm cst 12-3-11 by my fiancees little cousin with my mini 14 at 100 yards



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Isn't 7mm overkill on an armidillo?

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Isn't 7mm overkill on an armidillo?
Overkill? What's overkill?
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Isn't 7mm overkill on an armidillo?
It was all that was in the truck besides my 22 mag. Usually i have a DD 223 or my mini 14 in there but deer season just ended and i just got back last week from a pig hunt. But yes it might be
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Since im asking this i have a few i want to share/kick this off.

First one was at about 12pm cst 12-7-11. It was at 300 yards with a 125 grain 7mm mag

Second one was at about 2 pm cst 12-3-11 by my fiancees little cousin with my mini 14 at 100 yards

Both of those are nice shots.

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Isn't 7mm overkill on an armidillo?
What's overkill? It looks like that 7mm had just the right amount of kill in it.
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Both of those are nice shots.

What's overkill? It looks like that 7mm had just the right amount of kill in it.
Well it did blow him about 6' from where it hit him.
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Well it did blow him about 6' from where it hit him.
Nothin better than flying armadillos.
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Nothin better than flying armadillos.
Ya usually they jump straight UP about 3 feet or higher. This one had "motivation" to jump about 2" up then "fly" the 6'
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Since im asking this i have a few i want to share/kick this off.

First one was at about 12pm cst 12-7-11. It was at 300 yards with a 125 grain 7mm mag

Second one was at about 2 pm cst 12-3-11 by my fiancees little cousin with my mini 14 at 100 yards

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Mmm. So who's hungry!?

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Mmm. So who's hungry!?

Signing out, Alpha1victor.
Not me. I also know that you wouldnt want to eat THAT one in particular since the bullet went in at the base of the tail between two of the bands.
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