Marlin .444 opinions and ammo

Discussion in 'General Rifle Discussion' started by KentuckyN8, Nov 7, 2012.

  1. KentuckyN8

    KentuckyN8 New Member

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    I have a Marlin .444 and was wanting everyones opinion on it. (Pros and cons) And also what ammo would you recommend for whitetail deer hunting?
     
  2. locutus

    locutus Well-Known Member Supporter

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    240-260 grain bullet.
     

  3. hardluk1

    hardluk1 Active Member

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    Run of the mil 240 gr to 265 gr will do fine. If you can get the 265gr hornady ftx hp ammo that should be the better load.
     
  4. locutus

    locutus Well-Known Member Supporter

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    Or even better, handload with a cast 240 GR SWC GC!
     
  5. KentuckyN8

    KentuckyN8 New Member

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    I was using Remington 265gr soft point but dont like em. I dont know the first thing about reloads/reloading.
     
  6. locutus

    locutus Well-Known Member Supporter

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    Neither did I when I started.:p I learned.,